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Renewable energy can complement nation's power demand for next 7-8 yrs: TERI report - Web India 123

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Renewable energy can complement nation's power demand for next 7-8 yrs: TERI report
Web India 123
According to a recent report titled "Changes in Indian power sector-- 2017-2030" of TERI (The Energy and Resource Institute), ample renewable energy is available at the national level to meet the nation's power demands for the next seven to eight years.

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Road ahead for Indian M&A seems brightly lit: PwC report - Economic Times

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Road ahead for Indian M&A seems brightly lit: PwC report
Economic Times
For instance, it said the renewable energy sector (Tata Power acquired Welspun Energy's assets), the banking sector (Kotak Mahindra acquired ING Vysya Bank), and the telecom sector (Reliance Communications announced the acquisition of MTS India from ...

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Wind tariff in India falls to all-time low of Rs 3.46 per unit - Hindustan Times

Indian Power Sector News - Fri, 24/02/2017 - 12:08pm

Hindustan Times

Wind tariff in India falls to all-time low of Rs 3.46 per unit
Hindustan Times
After a sharp drop in solar tariff to Rs 2.97 per unit, wind power tariff also dropped to a record low of Rs 3.46 per unit in an auction of 1,000 MW capacity conducted by Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI). “Mytrah Energy, Green Infra Wind Energy ...
Wind power reverse auction today, may witness aggressive biddingLivemint
Indian stock markets: Energy stocks to be in focus after first-ever tariff-based wind power auctionInternational Business Times, India Edition
India Doubles Down on RenewablesEcoWatch
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Pricing power won't return to the telecom sector in the short term: Fitch - Economic Times

Indian Power Sector News - Fri, 24/02/2017 - 1:15am

Economic Times

Pricing power won't return to the telecom sector in the short term: Fitch
Economic Times
MUMBAI: Bharti Airtel's buyout of Telenor's Indian operations is the latest sign of a shakeout in the sector after Reliance Jio Infocomm's entry spurred incumbents to consolidate and weaker telcos to exit altogether, ratings agency Fitch Ratings said ...
Bharti Airtel-Telenor deal: M&As will cut costs in sector but fierce fight will continueFirstpost
Foreign funds, rupee push equities markets marginally higherEastern Mirror
Brokerages cheer Bharti-Telenor's deal, but flag sector issuesMoneycontrol.com
Business Today
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India to announce policy for competitive domestic solar equipment manufacturing - Livemint

Indian Power Sector News - Thu, 23/02/2017 - 8:56am

Livemint

India to announce policy for competitive domestic solar equipment manufacturing
Livemint
New Delhi: India is working on a plan for making domestic manufacturing of solar power generation equipment competitive vis-à-vis other countries such as China. ... As part of the move towards the goal of 'net zero imports' in the electronics sector by ...

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Coal to dominate power sector despite growth in renewables: BMI Research - ETEnergyworld.com

Indian Power Sector News - Thu, 23/02/2017 - 3:44am

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Coal to dominate power sector despite growth in renewables: BMI Research
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India's power sector will remain dominated by coal over our 10-year forecast period, with coal making up a share of just less than 70 per cent to the total power generation mix by 2026. This is roughly the same level as it is currently, with growth ...

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'Coal to dominate power sector despite growth in renewables' - Times of India

Indian Power Sector News - Wed, 22/02/2017 - 7:39pm

CleanTechnica

'Coal to dominate power sector despite growth in renewables'
Times of India
New Delhi, Feb 22 () India's power sector will continue to be dominated by coal over the coming decade despite significant growth in cleaner fuels or renewables, says BMI Research. "India's power sector will remain dominated by coal over the coming ...
BMI Research: coal to dominateWorld Coal
Renewables Grew 34%, Coal 9% In India In 2016CleanTechnica

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'Coal to dominate power sector despite growth in renewables' - Outlook India

Indian Power Sector News - Wed, 22/02/2017 - 7:35pm

'Coal to dominate power sector despite growth in renewables'
Outlook India
"India's power sector will remain dominated by coal over the coming decade despite significant growth in cleaner sources - notably nuclear, non-hydro renewables and natural gas," BMI Research said in a statement. According to the statement, the country ...

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Slowdown in toll roads, thermal power drags infrastructure sector ... - Zee Business

Indian Power Sector News - Wed, 22/02/2017 - 9:37am

Zee Business

Slowdown in toll roads, thermal power drags infrastructure sector ...
Zee Business
It revised the outlook for airports for FY18 to 'positive' from 'stable' in FY17 on the back of favourable policy actions and strong passenger growth.

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India Ratings Maintains Negative Outlook On Infra Sector - NDTV

Indian Power Sector News - Tue, 21/02/2017 - 4:14pm

NDTV

India Ratings Maintains Negative Outlook On Infra Sector
NDTV
With little improvements in the issues facing the toll roads sector (low inflation, slower ramp up, lower toll rate growth) and coal-based thermal power (demand-supply mismatch, increased thrust on renewables), Ind-Ra continues with its negative ...

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India Ratings assigns negative outlook for infra sector for FY18 - Economic Times

Indian Power Sector News - Tue, 21/02/2017 - 3:15pm

Economic Times

India Ratings assigns negative outlook for infra sector for FY18
Economic Times
With little improvements in the issues facing the toll roads sector (low inflation, slower ramp up, lower toll rate growth) and coal-based thermal power (demand-supply mismatch, increased thrust on renewables), Ind-Ra continues with its negative ...
India Ratings maintains negative outlook on infra sector for FY18 ...Hindu Business Line
India Ratings maintains negative outlook on infra sector forOutlook India

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Japanese power utilities join investors in India's energy sector | The ... - The Japan Times

Indian Power Sector News - Tue, 21/02/2017 - 12:17pm

The Japan Times

Japanese power utilities join investors in India's energy sector | The ...
The Japan Times
A joint venture between two major Japanese electric power companies is looking to explore more business opportunities in India's energy market with a parti.

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India's coal woes continue as power demand fails to pick up: Bridge ... - ETEnergyworld.com

Indian Power Sector News - Tue, 21/02/2017 - 3:34am

ETEnergyworld.com

India's coal woes continue as power demand fails to pick up: Bridge ...
ETEnergyworld.com
Coal India Limited, which accounts for 80 per cent of domestic coal production, has posted its worst ever financial results for H1-FY17 as revenues de..

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Proposal for power exchange suffers outage - The New Indian Express

Indian Power Sector News - Tue, 21/02/2017 - 1:53am

Proposal for power exchange suffers outage
The New Indian Express
Moreover, the Commission noted the national-level power exchanges-- Indian Energy Exchange (IEX) and the Power Exchange India Ltd (PXIL) -- were adequate to meet the state's present electricity requirements. Barring the ones operating at the national ...

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Nation's problem with coal sector continues: Bridge to India - Moneycontrol.com

Indian Power Sector News - Mon, 20/02/2017 - 8:32pm

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Nation's problem with coal sector continues: Bridge to India
Moneycontrol.com
Private investors in coal mines and thermal power generation projects will face the brunt if demand doesn't pick up. In absence of demand growth, record low tariffs and 'must run' status of solar plants are likely to hurt sentiment for thermal power ...
India's coal woes continue as power demand fails to pick up: Bridge to IndiaEnergyInfraPost

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Japanese firm JERA invests $200 mn in ReNew Power - Times of India

Indian Power Sector News - Mon, 20/02/2017 - 3:21pm

Financial Express

Japanese firm JERA invests $200 mn in ReNew Power
Times of India
Chairman and CEO of ReNew Power Sumant Sinha said: "We are delighted that JERA has chosen to enter the Indian renewable energy sector by investing in our ever-expanding and fast- growing company. Their belief and investment in us further reinforces ...
View: New auction lights the way to Modi's green target, dims coalEconomic Times

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Fitch assigns REC's MTN Programme 'BBB-' - Times of India

Indian Power Sector News - Mon, 20/02/2017 - 3:17pm

Fitch assigns REC's MTN Programme 'BBB-'
Times of India
REC is therefore, classified as a credit-linked public-sector entity under Fitch's criteria, it said. REC is a public financial institution that provides funds exclusively to the Indian power-sector. The Indian government owned 60.64 per cent of REC as ...

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China needs to learn from India on space commerce, says its state-run media after ISRO's record launch - Hindustan Times

Indian Power Sector News - Mon, 20/02/2017 - 12:22pm

Hindustan Times

China needs to learn from India on space commerce, says its state-run media after ISRO's record launch
Hindustan Times
“Competition with India for commercial space launches may be inevitable, and the most urgent action needed for China to expand its market share is to reduce the cost of putting satellites into orbit,” it said. “China's space sector, developing rapidly ...
ISRO's record satellite launch a wake-up call for China's commercial space industry: Chinese mediaDaily News & Analysis
China needs to cut commercial space costs to compete with IndiaGlobal Times

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View: New auction lights the way to Modi's green target, dims coal - Economic Times

Indian Power Sector News - Mon, 20/02/2017 - 9:25am

Economic Times

View: New auction lights the way to Modi's green target, dims coal
Economic Times
Record low Indian solar tariffs tendered at a groundbreaking auction may catalyze green investments and help tip the balance of new power to renewables and away from fossil fuels. ... growth, and assuming “energy storage technology would become viable ...

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