NLC India sets up new conveyor system
The new conveyor measuring 832 metre with 1,500 mm belt can carry 1,000 tonne of lignite per hour and was linked with the existing conveyor system.
Punjab may fire up units at Ropar plant
With the demand for power rising up to 12,500 MW, the Punjab Government has decided to restart the operations at two thermal units of Ropar power plant.
Karnataka tops renewable energy installation
Overtaking Tamil Nadu, Karnataka has emerged as the top state in installing renewable energy, reaching 12.3 GW of total installed capacity as of March 2018, having added 5 GW in 2017-18 alone.
The Stress Marks!
India's power sector is in a catch-22 situation. A sound analysis of the power sector affirms that the sector is in the ICU where 78,000 MW of projects are under stress; and approximately Rs 1,200 billion worth unviable projects and PPAs are signed for a mere 7,000 MW.
Smart meters can pare AT&C losses
Until last 10 years, we were a power deficient country. We did not have enough power to serve our citizens. Now, we are not only a power surplus country, but are now talking of exporting power. In addition, India is becoming a major renewable hub with solar contributing lion's share.