The Association of Power Producers (APP) has said the increase in Clean Environment Cess announced by the government would have an adverse impact on power tariffs and could lead to an increase of 1213 paise a unit
The proposal of coal banking arrangement, which was mooted by the Association of Power Producers (APP), has been referred to the Union Law Ministry for its opinion. According to APP, this could increase the doÂ¡mÂ¡esÂ¡tic supply and thereby reduce imports.
Industry players in the power sector demanded the union oil ministry to form a common natural gas price pool for core sectors such as power and fertilisers. They also asked the ministry to raise the domestic supply of natural gas for power plants by diverting 6 million standard cubic metre per day (mscmd) of gas being supplied to the non-core sector and reserving the new