Hydro watered down
Hydropower segment has been facing numerous impediments to its growth. However, it has come into the government focus exudes hope that it will pick up pace going ahead.
Hydropower, HPP, Ministry Of Power, Small Hydro, Yogesh Daruka, Pwc, PPP, JV, 12Th Five Year Plan, ASSOCHAM, Hydropower Commission, Investments, BS Srinivasalu Reddy, CCEA, Discoms
Adhunik Power owners plan equity infusion to retain control
Power sector JV, Adhunik Power and Natural Resources, is looking at equity investment proposal to outbid OPG Power Ventures that is vying to acquire the financially ailing firm.
The SHP value chain benefits local economies
The most common technology used for hydro is run-of-the-river power plants that is used mostly for small hydro projects with capacity less than 25 MW. For large hydro the most common technology used is the pumped storage technology that uses reservoirs to store water, and generate power with the differential height.
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