Amidst the chaos seen in the power sector, with 22,000 MW thermal power projects lying idle for the need of coal or gas and lenders taking power generating assets to National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) to recover dues, the transmission sector- with longer life cycle and lower risks- has exhibited the only ray of hope for investors and developers alike.
GAIL and Shell reach an agreement to discuss ethane supply
NTPC commissions green coal plant in Varanasi
Power plants in Delhi fails to adhere to biomass co-firing policy
JSW Steel plans to invest in a virgin coking coal mine
Adani Transmission gets certified as single-use plastic-free firm
Coal India targets 156 MT coal supply to power sector in April-June
NLC establishes green energy joint venture with Assam Discom
GMDC bags 2 coal blocks in Odisha
2,000 MW renewable energy projects to be developed by Onix Group in UP
RBI grants IREDA the status of Infrastructure Finance Corporation
Government to fund green energy conversion of state-run refineries
Powergrid will issue bonds to raise up to Rs 9 billion
Domestic aluminum players need to invest to meet net0 target
Ahmedabad leads the way in solar energy use with 34,794 users
MAY 2023: Subansiri Lower hydroelectric project
Govt floats tender to procure gas-based plants
US federal agency funds methane capture project India
Govt successfully bids out 29 coal blocks for commercial mining
Power Grid Corporation board to raise Rs 900 cr via bonds
A Ray of Hope, Amid the Gloom
Essel plans Rs 17.5 billion project for EV charging infrastructure in UP
In order to implement the initiative of setting up electric vehicle charging and battery swapping infrastructure under Essel Green Mobility, Essel Infraprojects (EIL) is planning to invest Rs 17.5 billion in a phased manner. In 20 cities, EIL will set up 250 charging stations and 1,000 battery swapping stations.
Essel Infraprojects bags three waste-to-energy projects
Essel Infraprojects (EIL) has bagged three waste-to-energy (WTE) projects in the cities of Kadapa, Anantpur and T.P Gudem of Andhra Pradesh.
Private highway developers’ plea for relief
Citing the continuing economic slowdown that has impacted their projects, private highway developers are urging the Union government for maximum relief. Road builders like IRB, L&T, Reliance Infra, Ashoka Buildcon and Essel Infraprojects have started 16 premium projects and they want the government to allow rescheduling of annual premium payment.
Essel Infra ties-up with US firm for airports work
Expressing interest in the upcoming Navi Mumbai and Goa airports Subhash Chandra-led Essel Infraprojects has tied up with ADC&HAS Airports Worldwide, the US-based company that runs airports in Ecuador, Costa Rica and Korea.