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thermal supply

Incentivise plants for quick changes in thermal supply: Govt panel

A government-appointed panel has recommended that coal-fired power plants be given incentives to install equipment to raise or reduce generation at short notice to...
electricity-surplus nation

India still not power-surplus nation as deficit stood 0.8 %

India has again missed the target of becoming an electricity-surplus nation by a whisker as its peak power deficit stood at 0.8 per cent...
Power plants

Power plant companies quote higher tariff in the latest round of auctions

Power plants have quoted high tariff in the latest round of auctions of electricity supply contracts, casting doubt on acceptability of the price by...

Jaypee Infra-Homebuyers to discuss delivery

Just a fortnight before the May 6 deadline for expiry of the resolution process, an estimated 22,000 worried homebuyers of debt-ridden Jaypee Infratech will meet...
solar energy

Telangana to add 1,000 MW solar power capacity in 6-8 months: Official

Telangana will add another 1,000 MW of solar energy capacity in next six to eight months taking the total installed capacity to over 4,500 MW...
Indian Oil Corporation

Indian Oil Corporation eyes tie ups for its improved lead-acid battery

State-owned Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) is in talks with battery makers to license its new technology, which boosts lead-acid battery life by 30% and cuts...
Tata Steel

Tata Steel pips JSW Steel to become top producer

Tata Steel edged past JSW Steel to be the largest steel producer in India in FY 2018-19 boosted by the acquisition of Bhushan Steel.  JSW Steel, which...
Purvanchal Expressway project

India’s longest expressways in progress

Big development on way! The Uttar Pradesh Expressways Industrial Development Authority (UPEIDA), which is executing the Purvanchal Expressway project, has tweeted that the construction...
Solar Energy Corporation

SECI’s 1200 MW wind energy sale gets tepid response

Solar Energy Corporation of India’s (SECI) 1200 MW wind auction on Monday saw a surprisingly lukewarm response from developers, with techno-commercial bids of only...
Steel demand

India’s steel demand to increase post polls

Steel demand in India is tipped to show an above-7% in both 2019 and 2020 on sustained infra spends with the economy expected to achieve faster growth...