Tata Power-DDL Appoints Ganesh Srinivasan as CEO; Sanjay Banga to be President T&D
Tata Power Delhi Distribution Limited (Tata Power-DDL) announced the appointment of Ganesh Srinivasan as the company’s new CEO, with effect from December 2, 2019. Tata Power-DDL is a Public-Private Partnership, joint venture company, between Tata Power and Govt of National Capital Territory of Delhi, which distributes electricity to a populace of over seven million in North Delhi.
Installed Generation Capacity Sufficient to Meet Electricity Demand
The installed electricity generation capacity in the country was around 364,960 MW on October 31, which is sufficient to meet the electricity demand in the country. The gap between demand and supply of power up to October during the current fiscal in terms of energy and peak is less than 1 per cent, stated Raj Kumar Singh, Minister of Power and New & Renewable Energy.
New Energy Policy to Be Finalised Shortly
The centre is in the process of shortly finalising an energy policy for the country a senior official of the government think tank NITI Aayog informed at an energy storage event in New Delhi on Tuesday.
India to construct 12 more nuclear power plants
India will have 12 more nuclear power stations shortly to improve the power situation and also ensure there is a free flow of uninterrupted power supply for both Industries and residential usage.
L&T bags international contracts
The heavy engineering arm of Larsen & Toubro has won significant contracts for critical reactors, equipment and systems for process plant sector, against stiff global competition.