Optimal utilisation of existing power generation plants is necessary
Highest annual capacity addition in last one year is a fact that cannot be denied, but at the same time it is also a fact that PLF which was 77.5 per cent in 2009-10, has dropped to 64.46 per cent in 2014-15. This indicates that the capacity created is not being utilised optimally, and the reasons should be looked into and addresse
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.
BHEL commissions 363.3 MW gas turbine-based Tripura project
Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has said that it had successfully commissioned the second module of the 2x363.3 MW gas-based Combined Cycle Power Plant (CCPP) of ONGC Thermal Power Corporation (OTPC) in Tripura.
With the renewable energy sector receiving the much-needed push from the government, Jakson Power aims to become a Rs 2,500 crore company by 2016-17. Started as a trading house of electric motors, pumpsets and switchgear in 1947, the Jakson Group went on to become one of the largest players in the genset market in India
Lanco bags Rs 3,294-cr EPC contract from Guj Co
Hyderabad-based Lanco Infratech has been awarded a major engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract by Gujarat Industries Power Company. According to recent reports, the diversified infrastructure player won the deal amid stiff competition, said T Adibabu, Chief Operating Officer, Finance, Lanco Infratech. The order for setting up of 2x300 mw lignite-based thermal power project includes offshore and onshore supplies, civil and structuring works and engineering and procurement.