THDCIL and MoC, inked Allotment Agreement
DV Singh, CMD, THDCIL and Vivek Bhardwaj, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Coal, Govt. of India signed the Allotment Agreement for Amelia Coal Mine this month. UC Kannaujia, GM(SP) and Mukul Sharma, Sr. Manager (Thermal Design), THDC NCR Office Kaushambi were also present on the occasion with senior officials of THDCIL and Ministry of Coal.
Reliance Industries slaps GoI with arbitration notice
Reliance Industries has slapped an arbitration notice on the government over a demand $1.55 billion demand made on it for ´unfairly enriching´ by producing natural gas belonging to ONGC, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said.
The Power Retreat
The 17th Regulators and Policymakers Retreat, organised by IPPAI, witnessed a power-packed opening session where not only representatives from the power sector, but railways, roads, waterways and shipping gathered on the same platform at the Lalit Golf and Spa Resort in Goa, to address a common question
Centre to help PMC in energy efficient projects
The Central government will assist the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) improve its energy efficiency. The Union ministry of urban development has signed an MoU with EESL for energy efficient projects in cities selected under the Smart Cities Mission.
Regulators launch study to simplify power tariffs
Power regulators have launched an internal study to look into various options of designing progressivity in tariffs. The trigger is the mismatch between the average tariff and cost of supply, barriers put up by states in providing open access, and high subsidy and cross subsidy.
Coal auction to get Rs.3.45 lakh crore
Auction of coal blocks will bring Rs3.45 lakh crore to the nation´s kitty with Rs.36,500 crore will be saved on account of checking leakages through Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) scheme for LPG subsidy.
Opportunities galore at ELECRAMA-2016
Beyond being just an exhibition, ELECRAMA is a premier show of the Indian electrical sector and is the world´s largest confluence of the power transmission and distribution (T&D) community. Held biennially since 1990 in India, the 11th edition ELECRAMA-2014 hosted a total of 970 exhibitors and also attracted more then 100,000 footfalls.