Power & Electricity

Vikram Solar, one of the largest module manufacturers and solar EPC players, has announced the commissioning of an 80 M.W.(2×40 M.W). olar photovoltaic (PV) power plant for Gujarat Industries Power Company in Gujarat. Spread across 385 acres, the plant has 2,50,429 modules and will have a generation capacity of 18,86,000 million units. The project has […]

North Eastern Electric Power Corporation (NEEPCO) will soon commission two hydro electric projects in Arunachal Pradesh. 600 M.W. Kameng Hydro Electric project and 110 M.W. Pare Hydro Electric project are on the verge of completion. Due to floods and landslides by heavy rainfall, commissioning of the projects has been delayed by a couple of months. […]

Ujaas Energy has bagged three new contracts from various companies. Company has received a letter of award (LoA) from West Bengal Renewable Energy Development Agency (WBREDA). The contract is for installation and commissioning of 150 nos. of rooftop grid-connected solar photovoltaic power plants, each of 10 kWp capacity, at various locations of West Bengal. http://www.projectstoday.com/News/Ujaas-Energy-secures-three-new-contracts

Power reforms are showing some flickers of progress in urban and semi-rural India with several states tying up with private players to overhaul the infrastructure and operations on the distribution side of the business. This move to upgrade the states’ power distribution business has generated robust opportunities for public and private firms in consultancy, distribution […]

Government is taking steps to check spot prices of power that zoomed to over Rs. 9 per unit yesterday following shortage of supply from hydro-power, wind and nuclear plants, a top government official said today. Power Secretary A K Bhalla exuded confidence that spot power prices will fall to Rs. 5 per unit today after […]

NTPC has commissioned 40 M.W. out of 50 MW of the Rojmal Wind Energy Project in Gujarat. The company has declared Unit 2 of 250 M.W. of Nabinagar Thermal Power Project (4 x 250 M.W.) of Bhartiya Rail Bijlee Company (BRBCL), as commercially operational. BRBCL is a subsidiary of NTPC. With this, the commercial capacity […]

GE on Wednesday said it has bagged a contract from the Shapoorji Pallonji Group (SP Group) to supply power generation equipment for the upcoming 220 mw power plant in the Bhola district of Bangladesh. This will be GE’s second power plant in Bhola of the same capacity with the first being commissioned in 2015. “ […]

India may produce surplus power in the current financial year but sporadic outages continue to plague the country and 24 per cent households are yet to be electrified, Fitch Ratings has said. A combination of subdued demand growth, consistent capacity additions and relatively better networks is driving a widening surplus at energy exchanges, Fitch said […]

NTPC has commissioned 40 M.W. out of 50 MW of the Rojmal Wind Energy Project in Gujarat. Company has declared Unit 2 of 250 M.W. of Nabinagar Thermal Power Project (4 x 250 M.W.) of Bhartiya Rail Bijlee Company (BRBCL), as commercially operational. BRBCL is a subsidiary of NTPC. With this, the commercial capacity of […]

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) has commenced the production of green energy by installing a100 KWp solar photovoltaic power plant at the roof top of the administration building (50 KWp) and at the school of social sciences-III (50 KWp), which was inaugurated on Monday. The grid connected system was installed with the help of M/s PEC […]