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State of the State Conclave: Indian coal sector handicapped by a 'scam' worth Rs 25 lakh crore, says Piyush Goyal - India Today

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India Today

State of the State Conclave: Indian coal sector handicapped by a 'scam' worth Rs 25 lakh crore, says Piyush Goyal
India Today
If Union Minister of State (Independent charge) for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy Piyush Goyal is to be believed, Indian coal sector is handicapped by a "scam" worth Rs 25 lakh crore. "Forty per cent of our thermal power capacity is dependent ...
Power Minister Piyush Goyal launches portal on weather informationJagran Josh

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CIL's coal supply to power sector drops marginally to 64.7 million tonnes - The New Indian Express

Indian Power Sector News - Fri, 23/06/2017 - 5:20pm

The New Indian Express

CIL's coal supply to power sector drops marginally to 64.7 million tonnes
The New Indian Express
According to recent government data, Coal India(CIL) dispatched 65.8 MT fuel to the power sector in the same period of last fiscal. CIL's supply to the power sector last month declined by 3.52 per cent to 32.8 MT over 34 MT in May, 2016, the data said.

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Sensex, Nifty close sharply lower on profit booking; Fortis Health tanks 13% - Moneycontrol.com

Indian Power Sector News - Fri, 23/06/2017 - 3:37pm

Moneycontrol.com

Sensex, Nifty close sharply lower on profit booking; Fortis Health tanks 13%
Moneycontrol.com
According to recent government data, Coal India (CIL) dispatched 65.8 MT fuel to the power sector in the same period of last fiscal. CIL's supply to the power sector last month declined by 3.52 per cent to 32.8 MT over 34 MT in May, 2016, the data said.
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stocks: Latest News on stocks | Top Stories & Photos on Economictimes.comThe Economic Times
Crude oil prices slip as physical excess overpowers OPECHindu Business Line

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'Made in India' technology drives key Metro projects - Times of India

Indian Power Sector News - Fri, 23/06/2017 - 3:34pm

Times of India

'Made in India' technology drives key Metro projects
Times of India
Karnataka has a peak load of about 10, 200 MW and with the various government initiatives in the field of renewable energy, the challenge for KPTCL and other transmission and distribution companies in the power sector is how to manage generation than ...

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World Bank, AIIB to grant $380 million to Andhra Pradesh power ... - Economic Times

Indian Power Sector News - Fri, 23/06/2017 - 10:58am

Economic Times

World Bank, AIIB to grant $380 million to Andhra Pradesh power ...
Economic Times
In a statement, World Bank said it has signed an agreement with the government of India and Andhra Pradesh government to extend $240 million of loan.

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India, US energy tie-up can raise efficiency, spread new tech everywhere - Economic Times (blog)

Indian Power Sector News - Thu, 22/06/2017 - 11:21pm

Economic Times (blog)

India, US energy tie-up can raise efficiency, spread new tech everywhere
Economic Times (blog)
A vigorous bilateral US-India engagement in the thermal power sector would better disseminate best practices and innovation, and shore up sector productivity while reducing emissions. In the medium term, it should be possible to indigenise coal ...
What ails India's solar energy drive?Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (registration) (blog)
World's biggest coal company closes 37 mines as solar power's influence growsThe Independent
More than 300000 to join India's clean energy workforce by 2022: StudyThe New Indian Express

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Tata Power to sell stake in loss-making Mundra UMPP - Indiainfoline

Indian Power Sector News - Thu, 22/06/2017 - 3:33pm

Tata Power to sell stake in loss-making Mundra UMPP
Indiainfoline
Tata Power was one of the most talked about share in the markets in Thursday's trading session because of several reasons. The company has recently approached the Ministry of Power and Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) to sell around 51% ...

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Research report explores the Indian power sector market - WhaTech - WhaTech

Indian Power Sector News - Thu, 22/06/2017 - 11:37am

WhaTech

Research report explores the Indian power sector market - WhaTech
WhaTech
The FY (Fiscal Year) 2015-16 is turning out to be a phenomenal year for the Indian power sector with the record power (Renewable) capacity addition, power ...

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Specialty chemicals maker Elantas Beck gains from power reforms, delisting buzz - Moneycontrol.com

Indian Power Sector News - Thu, 22/06/2017 - 9:23am

Moneycontrol.com

Specialty chemicals maker Elantas Beck gains from power reforms, delisting buzz
Moneycontrol.com
Riding on technology from parent company Altana (a global specialty chemical leader), a dominant presence in the Indian market and power sector reforms, this company is worth a look. Interestingly, the company is 75 percent owned by parent Altana and ...

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Wind, solar sectors to drive job creation - The New Indian Express

Indian Power Sector News - Thu, 22/06/2017 - 7:47am

The New Indian Express

Wind, solar sectors to drive job creation
The New Indian Express
NEW DELHI: Wind and solar sectors can generate three lakh jobs, if the Centre and states work together to achieve the clean energy goals to install 160 gigawatts of renewable power by 2022. India's rapidly expanding solar and wind energy sectors ...
What ails India's solar energy drive?Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (registration) (blog)
World's biggest coal company closes 37 mines as solar power's influence growsThe Independent
Indian solar to create 125000 army of rooftop installers in five yearsPV-Tech

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Beyond nuclear power sector: Rosatom in talks with govt, firms for ... - The Indian Express

Indian Power Sector News - Thu, 22/06/2017 - 2:59am

The Indian Express

Beyond nuclear power sector: Rosatom in talks with govt, firms for ...
The Indian Express
The discussions are being done through Ganz Engineering and Energetics Machinery, a 100 per cent Hungarian subsidiary of the Rosatom's engineering ...

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Short-term contracts find favour with power discoms - Livemint

Indian Power Sector News - Wed, 21/06/2017 - 1:19am

Livemint

Short-term contracts find favour with power discoms
Livemint
New Delhi: India's electricity sector is poised for a structural shift with distribution utilities becoming increasingly averse to entering into long-term power purchase agreements (PPAs) for thermal projects. Even as lenders want tariff certainty for ...

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Indian power sector will gain from the new GST regime - Greentech Lead

Indian Power Sector News - Tue, 20/06/2017 - 10:41pm

Indian power sector will gain from the new GST regime
Greentech Lead
The Government of India has embarked on a revolutionary mission to unify the goods and services tax system under one roof w.e.f July 1. In general, the GST will simplify the process of taxation, which currently happens at multiple levels as the product ...

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Indian Smart Grid Market 2017 - A Vision and Road Map for the ... - Business Wire (press release)

Indian Power Sector News - Tue, 20/06/2017 - 4:29pm

Indian Smart Grid Market 2017 - A Vision and Road Map for the ...
Business Wire (press release)
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Smart Grid - A Vision and Road Map for Indian Power Sector" report to their offering.

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What ails India's solar energy drive? - Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (registration) (blog)

Indian Power Sector News - Tue, 20/06/2017 - 3:16pm

Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (registration) (blog)

What ails India's solar energy drive?
Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (registration) (blog)
The reasons for higher growth are attributed to the declining price of supplying solar power to the grid as well as the price of batteries. This in turn encourages more companies to invest more in the solar sector. Apart from these, various policy ...
What is Hindering Solar Roof Top Sector In India?BW Businessworld
More than 300000 to join India's clean energy workforce by 2022: StudyThe New Indian Express
World's biggest coal company closes 37 mines as solar power's influence growsThe Independent
PV-Tech
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NPP: Russia looking to expand civil nuclear partnership with India to ... - Economic Times

Indian Power Sector News - Tue, 20/06/2017 - 2:37pm

Economic Times

NPP: Russia looking to expand civil nuclear partnership with India to ...
Economic Times
The NPP produces large amounts of heat and steam, which is why a desalination facility integrated into a nuclear power plant is capable of ensuring supplies to ...

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PIL in Hyderabad HC challenges power companies move to regularise jobs - The New Indian Express

Indian Power Sector News - Tue, 20/06/2017 - 4:37am

PIL in Hyderabad HC challenges power companies move to regularise jobs
The New Indian Express
HYDERABAD: A PIL petition has been filed in the High Court challenging the decision of Telangana power sector companies to absorb the outsourced personnel working under the private contractors of state's Genco, Transco and Discoms into regular posts.

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Chinese companies eye infrastructure investments in India - Livemint

Indian Power Sector News - Tue, 20/06/2017 - 12:50am

Livemint

Chinese companies eye infrastructure investments in India
Livemint
(CDC), are looking to buy Indian companies in the engineering, procurement, construction (EPC) and power generation space, respectively to drive their business, said two people aware of the Chinese firms' interest. While CDC, one of ... Subhash Chandra ...

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India, Russia to ink contracts for units 5 and 6 at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant - Economic Times

Indian Power Sector News - Mon, 19/06/2017 - 11:59pm

Economic Times

India, Russia to ink contracts for units 5 and 6 at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant
Economic Times
The growing partnership in the nuclear power sector between India and Russia has opened opportunities for developing advanced nuclear manufacturing capabilities in India in line with the government's 'Make in India' initiative, according to the St ...

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