Payment delays are increasing risk and project costs for solar and wind projects | Mercom
Payment delays by distribution companies (discoms) continue to pose a challenge for the growing renewable energy sector in India as it tries to achieve 175 GW of renewable installations by 2022.
Discoms, Payment Delays, Mercom Report, MSEDCL, UDAY, South Bihar Power Distribution Company Limited, Electricity, Jharkhand Urja Vitran Nigam Limited, Raj Prabhu, Mercom Capital Group, MAHAGENCO
Good monsoon A mixed blessing
After enduring two consecutive years of drought, the monsoon in India has been recorded as ´normal´ in 2016, at just 3 per cent below the long term average. The monsoon, which spans from June to September, is said to be normal when rainfall is between 96-104 per cent of the long term (50 year) average of about 88 centimetres
El Nino Year, Food Production, GDP, Hydel Reservoirs, Hydro Power, Dharmakirti Joshi, CRISIL Ltd, Aditya Ravidran, Feedback Business Consulting Services Pvt Ltd, Hydel-Power Producers, Mahagenco, MERC, MSEDCL, UDAY, Renew Installations
Govt aims to cut MSEDCL power purchase
Rattled by hue and cry over high power rates of Mahagenco and payment of huge capacity charges by Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Co. Ltd. (MSEDCL) to power generation companies, energy minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule has asked the Maharashtra State Electricity Board (MSEB) Holding Company´s power purchase committee to sort out the mess.
DFs the way
What could be the worst situation for a nationalised or private bank than rising non-performing assets (NPAs), and that too from a sector, which has promised high returns, once implemented. Yes! We are talking about the power sector.
Electricity, DF Model, Distribution, NPA, SEB, NPA, ICRA, Shrirang Karandikar, India Power Corporation Ltd, RBI, Union Ministry Of Power, Central Government, Power Infrastructure, MSEDCL, FEEDCO
Coal auctions:SEBs the gainer!
Subsequent to the de-allocation of 204 coal blocks by the Supreme Court (SC) of India in September 2014, the Government of India (GoI) notified
Coal Mine, PPA, Supreme Court, Goi, ICRA, Power, CESC Ltd, IPP, Sabyasachi Majumdar, MSEDCL, Distribution, Madhya Pradesh DISCOM, Durgapur Projects Ltd, SERC, Moc