Rural Electrification in Chattisgarh
The tiny state of Chattisgarh, rich in minerals, has more than 43 per cent of as forest area, where safety concerns prevent grid electrification.
Skill Development Need of the Hour for India´s Power Sector
India is on the verge of explosive economic growth. Since coming to power, the Modi-led central government has been striving to put into place measures, and create an ecosystem which fosters industrial activity, domestic manufacturing, and enhanced fiscal health.
Nuclear pacts improve Generation Potential
In terms of clarity of vision and rationale, our 3 stage nuclear energy programme is unparalleled. Yet, for various reasons, the Indian nuclear power sector has not achieved its true potential. For decades, we had to develop indigenous technology, prove it, mature it and then scale it from 220 MW to 550-700 MW in the recent years. Later, shortage of Nuclear fuel put limitations to the rate and scale we could have grown.
The micro intervention
Globally, 1.2 billion people-including 550 million in Africa, lack energy access (International Energy Agency, 2012), and depend on kerosene for their lighting requirements. However, kerosene not only provides poor illumination, but is also highly toxic, hazardous, and environmentally unfriendly.
Government ropes in PSUs like NTPC, Coal India and NMDC for ...
The Union Environment Ministry has roped in PSUs like NTPC, Coal India and NMDC to fund the set up of over 60 Ambient Air Quality Monitoring Stations across 12 cities, including Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai, Vizag, Durgapur, Dhanbad, Varanasi and Raipur, by this year-end.
Vijay Pandey is Vice President for Bosch Power Tools, India & SAARC. Having completed his degree in mechanical engineering, Vijay Pandey worked with L&T for a year before pursuing a Diploma in Marketing from St Xavier´s College, Mumbai.
Power 20:20 | Tata Power Delhi Distribution Ltd
Tata Power Delhi Distribution is aggressively using technology intervention to track theft of power in its area of distribution in North and North-West Delhi. TPDDL has installed Automated Meter Reading (AMR) based energy systems at Distribution Transformers (DT)
We'll invest Rs 500 cr in renewables
To achieve green development, TBEA will promote investment and development of renewable energy and integration of power electronics technology in India, says Zhang Xin, Chairman of the board, TBEA Co Ltd.
Power 20:20 - Profiles | TATA Power
Anil Sardana is an Electrical Engineer from Delhi College of Engineering and has a Post Graduate Diploma in Management. He is also a Cost Accountant.