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Budget 2021 Reaction: Tulsi Tanti, Chairman Suzlon Group and IWTMA

Tulsi Tanti, Chairman Suzlon Group and Indian Wind Turbine Manufacturers (IWTMA) speaking on the Budget 2021 said “I am particularly inspired by the Union Budget presented by our FM . It has the right set of priorities and initiatives required to stimulate our nation’s economy post the COVID 19 crisis. The budget is bold and focusses […]

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Budget 2021 Reaction: Sumant Sinha – Chairman and MD, ReNew Power

The Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitaraman in her Budget 2021 speech announced a slew of taxation reforms along with an increased spending on healthcare , power and other sector. Sharing his views on the Budget 2021 Sumant Sinha – Chairman and MD, ReNew Power said “It is a growth oriented and forward looking Budget. “ […]

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200 rural water supply systems in Rajasthan to run on solar power

The Rajasthan Renewable Energy Corporation Limited has approved a proposal to equip stand-alone mini-drinking water supply systems to 200 villages with solar power. The decision is in accordance with the Rajasthan Solar Energy Policy, 2019 and Rajasthan’s 2020-21 Budget announcement, mandating RRECL to run 200 water supply systems with solar energy on a pilot basis, […]

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Atma Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyan To be given boost in Power Sector: R.K. Singh

R.K. Singh, the Union Minister of Power and New & Renewable Energy and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (IC), highlighted the need of Atma Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyan, envisaged by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in Power Sector while addressing the Power Ministers of State Governments and UTs through video conference.  He said that our country’s import bill […]

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COVID19 lockdown to impact electricity demand and discoms: Report

The nationwide lockdown is set to dent electricity demand by a fourth as economic activity sputters to a grinding halt, analysts from ICRA in a report said. They warned that this will impact discoms and power generating companies alike. Signs of the same are already visible, with domestic brokerage Emkay saying power demand declined by 22 […]

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NITI Aayog, CII join hands for sustainable development

The NITI Aayog and the Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) on Wednesday announced a partnership to work towards meeting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the country. Speaking at the Government and Business Partnership Conclave at the national capital, organised by the NITI Aayog, CII and the United Nations, the Minister of State for Power […]

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Survey would be soon conducted for solar power generation in flood-prone areas in Bihar

A survey would be conducted soon for generating solar power in flood-prone areas of Bihar and assessing future possibilities said Bihar energy minister Bijendra Prasad Yadav at a conference organized by TERI. Speaking at a conference on ‘Accelerating Rural Development through Enhancing Energy Access’ the energy minister said the perception of people towards renewable resources […]

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Government to procure 2500 MW power for 3 years without PPA

The Government has launched a pilot scheme to procure 2500 MW power for 3 years under medium term agreements. According to an official statement from PFC this power will be procured from generators with commissioned projects but without Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs). The statement further added that under pilot scheme, single entity can be allotted […]

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Tata Power launches IoT based Smart Consumer Sub Station enabled by Tata Communications

Tata Power selected Tata Communications to launch its IoT based, Smart Consumer Sub Station(CSS) in Mumbai. To provide a world class power experience to its customers, Tata Power worked on a state-of-the-art CSS solution, which will enable the team with an overview of CSS spread across different zones and monitor its Distribution Substations which are […]

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