CERC issues statutory advise to power ministry against framing of 3 rules; cites jurisdictional overlap

The jurisdictional battle between the power regulator Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) and the Union power ministry seems to be escalating with the regulator advising the latter against framing of … Read More

Power consumption shows manufacturing and commercial activities picking up in South India

Bengaluru: Manufacturing and commercial activities are gradually picking up in Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Telangana, to at least 70 per cent of the levels seen in the … Read More

Tata Power venture TPRMG’s 200 microgrids expected to be ready by 2021: Rockefeller Foundation

NEW DELHI: TP Renewable Microgrid (TPRMG), a venture by Tata Power, is expected to complete installation work of 200 microgrids and make them ready for use by next year, said … Read More

PPA-starved power companies seek changes in rare 25-year RE + Thermal tender

New Delhi: Thermal power producers have sought changes in tender documents for a 5,000-mw renewable-plus-coal power supply, citing difficulties deterring them from participating in a rare 25-year long-term tender in … Read More