power sector

Centre says no to imports from China and Pakistan; to impose 25% custom duty on import for renewable sector

Centre says no to imports from China and Pakistan; to impose 25% custom duty on import for renewable sector

Central power sector undertakings (CPSUs) and states have been told not to import any power system from China and Pakistan.The order was ...Read More

Maharashtra: Power tariff may be hiked, warns state power minister Nitin Raut

Maharashtra: Power tariff may be hiked, warns state power minister Nitin Raut

Government demands Rs 5,000 crore assistance for power discom

Power sector faces major challenge to maintain grid safety in wake of PM Modi's call to switch off lights on April 5

Power sector faces major challenge to maintain grid safety in wake of PM Modi's call to switch off lights on April 5

About 20,000 mw of power demand is expected to vanish in one time block of 15 minutes.

Maharashtra: Working group formed to improve efficiency in power sector

Maharashtra: Working group formed to improve efficiency in power sector

Raut told FPJ that the losses in transmission, distribution and generation plants of the state generation company are high and they need ...Read More

Coal supply by CIL to power sector declines 7 pc to 378 million tonnes

Coal supply by CIL to power sector declines 7 pc to 378 million tonnes

The commodity despatch by Coal India (CIL) to the power sector in the year-ago period was 405.61 MT, according to official data.

Union Minister R K Singh to visit Kashmir to review development work in power sector

Union Minister R K Singh to visit Kashmir to review development work in power sector

After the abrogation of Article 370, this will be the first visit of R K Singh to Kashmir.

Package for power sector, structural reforms in the offing, will take the model of 'One Nation, One Grid': Sitharaman

Package for power sector, structural reforms in the offing, will take the model of 'One Nation, One Grid': Sitharaman

"We will work with state governments to remove barriers like cross subsidy surcharges, undesirable duties on open access sales or captive...Read More

Coal supply by CIL to power sector drops 3% in April-May

Coal supply by CIL to power sector drops 3% in April-May

The country's top dry-fuel miner Coal India Ltd (CIL) had supplied 83.1 MT of coal in April-May period of FY'18

GAIL to hold 75% market share in retail sector in next 3-4 yrs: Tripathi

GAIL to hold 75% market share in retail sector in next 3-4 yrs: Tripathi

Gas-based power plant will be handy while promoting renewable energy: Tripathi

Discoms owe Rs 39,498 crore to power generating firms

Discoms owe Rs 39,498 crore to power generating firms

New Delhi: Amid stress in the power sector, woes of electricity generating firms have increased further as their outstanding dues on stat...Read More

Panel seeks ARC for power companies’ stressed assets

Panel seeks ARC for power companies’ stressed assets

New Delhi : A panel headed by Sunil Mehta, non-executive chairman of Punjab National Bank, may suggest that stressed assets in the power ...Read More

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GAIL keeps close watch over power sector

Mumbai : State-owned natural gas processing and distribution company –GAIL (India) Limited, wants to push its gas energy in the power sec...Read More

Piyush Goyal: Will not cut govt stake in power PSUs below 51%

Piyush Goyal: Will not cut govt stake in power PSUs below 51%

New Delhi :  Supporting Finance Ministry’s disinvestment plan for public sector undertakings, Union Minister Piyush Goyal has said his mi...Read More

Spotlight on solar energy

Spotlight on solar energy

The FPJ-IMC Forum organised a panel discussion with experts at the Indian Merchants Chamber, Mumbai. The keynote address was given by Upe...Read More

Spotlight on solar energy

Spotlight on solar energy

The idea of renewable energy as a significant contributor in the power supply pie was treated with a lot of condescension for most of the...Read More

Coal to remain dominant fuel for India’s power sector

Coal to remain dominant fuel for India’s power sector

New Delhi: Coal will remain the dominant fuel for India’s power sector over 10-year forecast period to 2025 despite growth in alternative...Read More

Reliance Power Q3 net jumps 38%

Reliance Power Q3 net jumps 38%

Reliance Power today reported 38.3 percent jump in Q3FY15 net profit on a year-on-year basis.

Who regulates the Regulators?

Who regulates the Regulators?

The Power Sector in India works on a 3 tier system consisting of Generation, Transmission and Distribution. Generation takes place at Pow...Read More

Power sector revival a priority: Arun Jaitley

Power sector revival a priority: Arun Jaitley

Mumbai: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the government will now look into the issues being faced by the power sector, after havi...Read More

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Coal India Q4 net profit dips 4.4% to Rs 4,238 cr 

Kolkata : State-run Coal India reported 4.4 per cent dip in consolidated net profit at Rs 4,238.55 crore for the quarter ended March 31 d...Read More

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