The Power Ministry said that it has achieved the milestone of electrifying 13,000 un-electrified villages against a target of providing electricity to 18,452 such settlements by 2018 as envisaged by PM Narendra Modi. “Out of 18,452 villages, over 13,000 villages have been electrified as on date,” the Power Ministry said […]
The Indian Wind Turbine Manufacturers Association (IWTMA) addressed the media to discuss wind power development in Rajasthan. In 2015-16,...
Expanding its presence in Eastern India, Philips Lighting inaugurated its fourth Light Lounge in Kolkata. This is the company’s sixth...
Finnish technology group Wärtsilä will supply equipment for a 55 MW combined heat and power plant to Solikamsk, Russia, in order...
By Ms Sapna Mongia, Head – Smart Grids and Metering, South Asia, Power and Discretes, STMicroelectronics and Mr Alessandro Moscatelli, Marketing Manager in charge of Smart Grids, STMicroelectronics Smart grids- An overview Governments and power companies across the world have recognized that the traditional grid, which has not significantly changed […]Read more ›
“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 scenario for the company since it entered a JV in 2008 with JSW and key learnings since then till date. Toshiba established its joint venture with the JSW group in […]Read more ›
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 ›