Wind-solar hybrid is a winning combo
Throw some light on the major challenges faced by the wind segment.
For the wind segment, bidding was a completely new arena. When bids were introduced, the industry was not mature enough to quote the right tariffs or measure the risks. As a result, the initial bids faced multiple challenges.
Forecasting and scheduling regulations take hold in India| BTI
Andhra Pradesh recently became the latest state to notify forecasting, scheduling and deviation settlement regulations for solar and wind power generation. It joins Karnataka, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand and Uttarakhand, who have already announced these regulations.
Blackouts under control
Just think of power going off while an important surgery is taking place in a hospital and it will not get back for a day or two. The kind of disruption an electricity blackout arising from grid collapse can cause is enormous for different people at various places. Grid collapse is the worst-case scenario for any transmission utility too.
IPPAI encourages excellence in the Indian Power Sector
Continuing this, IPPAI with support from its Knowledge Partner, Deloitte, will organise the 5th edition of the IPPAI Power Awards on September 24, 2016, at The Lalit Golf & Spa Resort Goa, India, during the 17th Regulators and Policymakers Retreat.
Tata Power completes uprating of Kalwa-Salsette transmission line
Tata Power has announced the completion of uprating of existing transmission line no. 4 between MSETCL Kalwa receiving station and Tata Power Salsette receiving station (8 km route length) by replacing the existing conductor with high ampacity conductor (from 900 amps to 1,800 amps).
Power 20:20 | RVPNL
Rajasthan Rajya Vidyut Prasaran Nigam Limited (RVPN) has been established on 19 July, 2000 by the Government of Rajasthan under the provisions of the Rajasthan Power Sector Reforms Act, 1999, as the successor company of RSEB.
We have planned to invest around Rs 10,000 crore
Surinder Kumar Negi, Managing Director, Gujarat Energy Transmission Corporation (GETCO) says that the company has already enhanced transmission lines with an investment of Rs 4,350 crore during the first two years of the 12th Plan period.