Suzlon Group announced a joint venture with AMP Solar for development and construction of a 15 MW solar PV project located at Achampet, Mahaboobnagar district in Telangana. According to the contract, AMP Solar will acquire a 49% stake in Rudra Solarfarms Ltd, a special purpose vehicle (SPV) setup by Suzlon […]
The shares of CMI Ltd, the BSE listed specialty cables manufacturing company have been listed for trading on the National Stock Exchange. Amit...
Virtuaal Infra Power Pvt Ltd, a green energy developer producing energy through hydel plants, announced its association with Singapore-based...
“We wish to make India an important manufacturing, engineering and services hub for our global business”
Says Yoshiaki Inayama, MD, Toshiba JSW Power System, in conversation with R Srinivasan. Comment on the current thermal power generation...
The total installed capacity from thermal, hydro and nuclear stood at 306,358 MW in 2016. 400 kV transmission and substation completion got over achieved in the 4 years of 12th Five Year Plan itself. HVDC and 765 kV will be the key focus area in 2017. Exports are playing a […]Read more ›
Harish Ahuja, Founder and CEO, India Go Solar, explains about the exclusive online B2B business model that he has started in India to bring the buyer and seller of solar based products and services together on a single platform, in a candid conversation with Monica Chaturvedi Charna… Kindly tell us […]Read more ›
The government, even while abiding by the WTO ruling, is planning a scheme to subsidise both local as well as foreign manufacturers, says R Srinivasan. The country has set an ambitious 100 GW by 2022 solar target, out of which the rooftop segment target is 40 GW. As per a Bridge to India […]Read more ›
Hydro-power is a crucial component in the country’s energy mix as it also helps reduce the country’s carbon footprint, says R Srinivasan. As per Central Electricity Authority’s (CEA) assessment, India is endowed with economically exploitable hydro-power potential to the tune of 148,700 MW of installed capacity. In addition, hydro-potential from small, mini and micro […]Read more ›
Dow Corning, a global player in silicones and silicon-based technology and innovation, inaugurated the Sahayog Building Solutions Centre in New Delhi, recently. Dedicated to providing technical support and customer service, specialists at this new Centre will collaborate with construction industry professionals, providing comprehensive project support, industry-leading technical training and hands-on, […]Read more ›
The 100 smart cities mission launched by the government to inject our cities with the latest infrastructure and amenities is an ambitious one. The project requires smart planning and organisation to make Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision a reality. Some of the important factors that need attention include preparing the […]Read more ›
Comment on the significance of the work being done by ISGF. What are the products and solutions that STMicroelectronics is showcasing at the India Smart Grid Week? Any new launches? Ms Sapna Mongia, Head- Technical Marketing and Application -Industrial and Power Discrete Group Business, STMicroelectronics, India Supplying energy efficiently is […]Read more ›
By Amol Kalsekar The wires and cables industry in India has come a long way, growing from being a small industry to a very large one, over the past decade. Although the industry comes with a lot of technical and quality nuances, it is mostly volume driven. Over the last 20 years, the […]Read more ›
Babu Babel, President, IEEMA explains the key concerns of the power equipment industry, the growth prospects and industry’s expectations from Budget 2016, in an interview with Monica Chaturvedi Charna… Is the power equipment industry growth in 2016 expected to surpass the growth rate of 13% (as on June 2015)? Which segments are expected […]Read more ›
A rough and bumpy road ahead for Indian equipment manufacturers, says JD Kulkarni. The entire Indian power sector is going through a difficult phase since a long time. May it be generation, transmission or distribution, all the sectors are facing problems. No new major investment is coming into the sector and the existing investment […]Read more ›