What Threatens the Indian Green Story
The country is witnessing a continuous trend of plummeting energy costs due to consistent decrease in the generation prices of renewable energy. Prices of renewables over the last few years have seen all-time lows, such as Rs 2.44 per unit of solar power and Rs 2.43 per unit of wind power in tariff-based competitive bidding.
Infrastructure, National Electricity Plan, Central Electricity Authority, CAGR, Transmission, Commercial, IRENA, Adnan Amin, Renewable Generation, Anil Rawal, Sterlite Power
Elecrama 2018 was not merely an exhibition. It reflected the industry sentiment. Looking at the numbers- Rs 65 billion of business queries generated, footfall of around 298,000 and 1,200 exhibitors-it seems all is well with the power sector.
Elecrama 2018, M Venkaiah Naidu, Suresh Prabhu, Dalip Sharma, Delta Electronics India, Evs, Atul Arya, Energy Systems, Panasonic India, Richard Dick, Lucy Group, Iiot, Iot, Webnms IOT, SC Bhargava
India's route to 'Clean Coal'
India is planning major investments in its power generation and distribution infrastructure as nearly 400 million Indians lack reliable energy supply. Most of this investment will be made in the renewable energy sector.
Investments, Supercritical Technology, Coal, Central Electricity Authority, NTPC Ltd, Ultra Mega Power Projects, SD Dubey, Ministry Of Environment, Rajiv Menon, Black & Veatch India, BMI Research
TPPs for Sale
Power sector seems to have seen hectic activity over the last three years - in terms of generation, transmission and distribution of power and efforts to create and bolster demand. However, with every addition of a megawatt in power generating capacity the problems of the sector got accentuated.
Generation, Transmission, Distribution, Power, Electricity, TPP, CEA, Discoms, Piyush Goyal, SHAKTI Policy, KPMG, IPP, Girishkumar Kadam, PLF, Central Electricity Authority
The Powernomics of GST
Finally, Goods and Services Tax (GST) has arrived on July 1, 2017, and the first batch of filing of monthly returns is underway in August 2017. Like any other changeover, GST is also facing its initial pangs.
GST, One Nation, One Tax And One Market, Index Of Industrial Production, Aditi Nayar, Mining, GST Council, Power Generation, Central Electricity Authority, ICRA, Coal India Limited, FMCG, Bop, Wind Generator, Components