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NTPC should bid for Ultra Mega Power Projects - Parliamentary Committee

NTPC should bid for Ultra Mega Power Projects - Parliamentary CommitteeState-run NTPC may emerge a successful bidder for the upcoming 4,000 MW Ultra Mega Power Projects, provided Government pays heed to the recommendations made by the Parliamentary Committee. "Early steps need to be taken to remove the bottlenecks faced by NTPC in the competitive bidding process,'' a report of the committee suggested. The committee observed that the country's largest power producer was not a successful bidder in any of the Ultra Mega Power Projects (UMPPs).

NTPC while informing the committee said that the limiting factor in participating at the competitive bidding process for UMPPs are the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) guidelines. CVC guidelines do not allow commercial secrecy of the bidding offers su bmitted to NTPC by the vendors, which in turn proves a hindrance in the bidding process.

 

CSEB will be divided into 5 companies despite protests from unions

 CSEB will be divided into 5 companies despite protests from unions

Chhattisgarh government has decided to divide the Chhattisgarh State Electricity Board (CSEB) into five companies wef 31-12-2008 as per Indian Electricity Act-2003 - one holding company and four others to manage transmission, distribution, generation and trading. Trade unions earlier approached the ...

Shiela Dikshit assures scrutiny of tariff proposals of private discoms

Shiela Dikshit assures scrutiny of tariff proposals of private discoms

The Delhi Chief minister Shiela Dikshit promised that the Government will verify the petitions, seeking massive rate hikes,submitted by private discoms to regulator Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) . "After examination, we will assess how valid their claims are," she told the media. La...

PLG Power inaugurates 50 MW solar power project in Nashik

PLG Power inaugurates 50 MW solar power project in Nashik

PLG Power, a flagship energy and power division of the Rs 2000 crore PLG Group, successfully inaugurated its world class solar power project (100 per cent EOU) to manufacture 50 MW of solar photovoltaic modules recently at, Nasik, Maharashtra, under the technical and turnkey collaboration with Spire...

Punjab to implement zero-cost energy efficiency model for street lights

  Punjab to implement zero-cost energy efficiency model  for street lights

Punjab government unveiled a novel zero-cost energy-efficiency improvement model that would reduce energy consumption to 50 per cent without putting any financial burden on the state exchequer. Presiding an Energy Conservation Day jointly organized by Punjab Energy Development Agency (PEDA) and Punj...

14 hours load shedding - Nepal decares power emergency

14 hours load shedding - Nepal decares power emergencyWhile the rest of the world steps up festivities to welcome this new year, Nepal faces a dismal future with its Maoist government announcing a power emergency due to severe power crisis. Already enduring a 10-hour power outage daily, Nepal will see the blackout rise to 14-16 hours  as its main power...

Progress of rural electrification scheme slow- Central Government

Progress of rural electrification scheme slow- Central GovernmentThe Central governmenton said in Rajyasabha that rural electrification work is progressing slowly due to delay in receipt of detailed project reports, finalisation of below poverty line lists and poor electricity infrastructure. "Delay in receipt of detailed project reports (DPR), finalisation of be...

Centre urges TN and Karnataka to start Hydro project in Cauvery basin

Centre urges TN and Karnataka to start Hydro project in Cauvery basinPower ministry has suggested to both   Karnataka and Tamil Nadu government to set aside their differences and start working to develop hydel projects in the   Cauvery basin, Union  Minister of   State for Power, Jairam Ramesh said .Both the States, buying power from Chattisgarh for Rs. Eight per uni...

West Bengal to promote Solar/ solid waste power plants

West Bengal to promote Solar/ solid waste  power plants

After signing a power purchase agreement (PPA) with West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Ltd (WBSEDCL) for its 5MW solar photovoltaic (PV) plant in Bankura, Astonfield Renewable Resources (ARR) aimed to build a solid waste to power plant at Dhapa in Kolkata.
Astonfield Solar Private Ltd...

MoU for India-Sreelanka under sea 400KV power link will delayed

 MoU for India-Sreelanka under sea 400KV power link will delayedThe signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to lay the undersea power transmission link between Sri Lanka and India is likely to be delayed further. It was planned that, during first phase, Sri Lanka would purchase 500 Megawatts of electricity from South India “where there is surplus of ene...

FEMA violation- RBI slapped Rs.125 crore on Reliance Infrastructure

FEMA violation- RBI slapped Rs.125 crore on Reliance InfrastructureThe Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has asked the Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group firm, Reliance Infrastructure (earlier, Reliance Energy), to pay just under Rs 125 crore as compounding fees for parking its foreign loan proceeds worth $300 million with its mutual fund in India for 315 days, and then repatri...
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