Clouds around coal
Coal plays an essential role in our global energy mix, particularly in India and the developing world through electricity generation. This fossil fuel has gained prominence due to its availability in abundance in the bowels of earth, lack of disastrous impact like nuclear plants do, and favourable economics it continues to enjoy in power generation
Coal, Electricity Generation, Power Generation, RES, SCCL, TISCO, IISCO, DVC, Wind, Biomass, Cogeneration, Waste To Energy, Solar, Paris Summit, IPPAI
Rural Electrification | A Dream that must come true
Over 300 million Indians are deprived of uninterrupted electricity supply more than 65 years after independence. In the Union Budget, the government has announced 2018 as the year by when all Indian villages will be fully electrified.
Electricity, Economic Liberalization, Infrastructure, SEB, Distribution, Hydro Projects, Biogas, Solar Power, Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission, Deendayal Updhyay Gram Jyoti Yojana, Gram Vidyuta Abhiyanta, EPC Contractors, Vineet Mittal, Welspun Renewables
APGenco adds 11,210 MW to meet future demand
In order to meet the future power demand of the State, the APGENCO is contemplating to add 11,210 MW at an estimate cost of Rs.64,182 crore in the next 10 years.
RattanIndia Solar wins 40-MW project in Maharashtra
RattanIndia Solar said it has won 40 MW solar project in Maharashtra at a tariff of Rs.4.43 per kWh. ´RattanIndia Solar, through its company Sepset Constructions Limited, a part of the RattanIndia group, has won solar project of 40 MW capacity at a tariff of Rs.4.43/kWh plus a viability gap funding of Rs.49 lakh/MW in reverse e-auction conducted by Solar Energy Corporation Limited (SECI) on January 22, 2016,´ the company said in a statement
Smart grids help curb demand-supply gap
Environment-friendly, efficient and extremely flexible - smart grids are poised to be the future of energy supply in India. Instead of purchasing power from a handful of centralised suppliers, consumers can also feed electricity into the public grid - e.g.,
Bratin Roy, TÜV SÜD South Asia, Smart Grids, Electricity, Solar Power Systems, Distribution, Generation, Energy Internet, Smart Metering Techniques, Digital Sensors, Intelligent Control Systems, Micro Grid Renewable Energy, Technology, NSGM, Central Electricity Authority