18% GST will hit PPPs that are already signed
Pushed by factors like declining tariffs and higher costs, significant changes have happened over the past decade in the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) sector pertaining to the solar power industry, says Sunil Rathi, Director, Waaree Energies.
India's wind power capacity crosses 32 GW | IWTMA
Industry body Indian Wind Turbine Manufacturers Association (IWTMA) said the wind power generation capacity in the country has crossed the 32 GW mark. However, according to the Central Electricity Authority's (CEA) monthly report for March 2017, the installed wind power generation capacity is around 28.7 GW, lower than the ITWMA estimates.
MP solar project to light cheap power
Madhya Pradesh (MP) might produce the cheapest solar power in the world at the world´s biggest solar power project coming up in Rewa.
BHEL needS to diversify into other sectors too
In an exclusive interview, Anant Geete, Union Minister, Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises, says that his ministry has plans to revive BHEL and the electrical equipment sector.
Sunil Hitech to implement 5-MW solar project
Sunil Hitech Engineers Limited (SHEL), is implementing a 5-MW solar project in Maharashtra bagged under JNNSM Phase II Batch I on international bidding basis from Solar Energy Corporation of India (C) for 375 MW Solar PV projects in open category.
Separate policy to aid PSUs in solar sector
To cater to the increase in interest among PSUs to set up solar/wind power projects, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy is considering a separate scheme/policy for PSUs. "There is a lot of interest and these are cash-rich companies, so there is a proposal for a separate scheme under which public sector companies can invest.