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India's Power Sector Set for USD 250 Billion Investment: Goyal - Outlook

Wed, 21/01/2015 - 5:48pm

India's Power Sector Set for USD 250 Billion Investment: Goyal
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Confident about foreign and domestic investors participating in a big way in the Indian growth story, Union Minister Piyush Goyal today said the country's power sector is set for USD 250 billion investment across different segments. Speaking here on ...

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India's power sector set for USD 250 billion investment: Goyal - Business Standard

Wed, 21/01/2015 - 5:40pm

Business Standard

India's power sector set for USD 250 billion investment: Goyal
Business Standard
... of India have set to ensure 24x7 power for all households as also for the industry and the farmers,” Goyal said. Investments are expected across diverse areas of the energy sector, including in renewables, transmission and distribution segments, he ...
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Piyush Goyal hopeful of garnering global investments in power sector at WEC in ... - Economic Times

Fri, 16/01/2015 - 11:24am

Piyush Goyal hopeful of garnering global investments in power sector at WEC in ...
Economic Times
"Earlier investors had lost interest in the Indian power sector but not anymore," he said. "In the upcoming World Economic Forum at Davos, I am sure that global sovereign funds, hedge funds and other large global investors will be keen to invest in the ...

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Piyush Goyal hopeful of garnering global investments in power sector at WEC in ... - Economic Times

Fri, 16/01/2015 - 11:24am

Piyush Goyal hopeful of garnering global investments in power sector at WEC in ...
Economic Times
"Earlier investors had lost interest in the Indian power sector but not anymore," he said. "In the upcoming World Economic Forum at Davos, I am sure that global sovereign funds, hedge funds and other large global investors will be keen to invest in the ...

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India offers $500 million loan to Indonesia for its power sector - The Dollar Business

Fri, 16/01/2015 - 10:35am

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India offers $500 million loan to Indonesia for its power sector
The Dollar Business
Indonesia's Kalla has said that the government will use the loan for funding suitable projects in power infrastructure. According to studies, Indonesia's power sector is expected to grow by around 7.5% in 2015 and is a focus sector of the government in ...

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Govt sanctions Rs 996 crore for R&D in Power sector - The Indian Awaaz

Thu, 15/01/2015 - 1:51pm

Govt sanctions Rs 996 crore for R&D in Power sector
The Indian Awaaz
The investment would serve the growing needs of Research and Development in the Indian Power Sector including, development of advanced Testing Facilities,located at Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Kolkota, Guwahati, Noida and Nagpur. A new laboratory will ...

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'Implement Power Sector Reforms' - The New Indian Express

Thu, 15/01/2015 - 6:05am

The New Indian Express

'Implement Power Sector Reforms'
The New Indian Express
Other recommendations include asking the transmission utility KPTCL to enter into partnerships with the National Thermal Power Corporation or the Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL) to better transmission capacity. “The state should limit ...

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Solar power producers seek priority sector status, 'Make in India' push - Hindu Business Line

Tue, 13/01/2015 - 10:38pm

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Solar power producers seek priority sector status, 'Make in India' push
Hindu Business Line
Solar power sector players are waiting for changes in Centre's policy such as treating it as a priority sector and encouraging domestic content under the 'Make in India' policy to accelerate the pace of implementation of solar farms. After about four ...
ADB backs India's solar power ambitionsUPI.com

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Disinvestment in more than one PSU before fiscal end: FM - Times of India

Tue, 13/01/2015 - 10:51am

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Disinvestment in more than one PSU before fiscal end: FM
Times of India
GANDHINAGAR: The Indian power sector has an investment potential of $250 billion over the next 5-6 years with opportunities in generation, distribution and transmission, said minister of state for power, coal and renewable energy, Piyush Goyal. Over ...
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CLP India revives expansion plans, does not eye acquisitions - Economic Times

Tue, 13/01/2015 - 4:10am

CLP India revives expansion plans, does not eye acquisitions
Economic Times
... power projects, India currently has only two foreign players operating power plants — AES of the US and China Light and Power (CLP). CLP had ambitious plans of expanding capacity when it entered India. But with the increased uncertainties in the ...

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Power sector has investment potential of Rs15 trillion in 4-5 years: Piyush Goyal - Livemint

Mon, 12/01/2015 - 2:12pm

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Power sector has investment potential of Rs15 trillion in 4-5 years: Piyush Goyal
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Gandhinagar: The Indian power sector has an investment potential of $250 billion or about Rs.15 trillion in the next 4-5 years, providing immense opportunities in power generation, distribution, transmission and equipment, said Piyush Goyal, Union ...
Power Ministry adamant on 24X7 power supplyBusiness Today

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Green Issues 'Hijacking' Growth in Power Sector: Arunachal CM - The New Indian Express

Sun, 11/01/2015 - 10:07am

Green Issues 'Hijacking' Growth in Power Sector: Arunachal CM
The New Indian Express
"In India, though there has been a laudable progress in hydropower sector through the first 50 years after independence, of late the environmental concerns seems to have been hijacked by some activists by taking a very myopic stance with benefits to no ...

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BUZZ-India's power sector lenders fall on divestment worries - Reuters

Thu, 08/01/2015 - 10:39am

BUZZ-India's power sector lenders fall on divestment worries
Reuters
Power Finance Corp falls 1.4 pct, while Rural Electrification Corp is down 1 pct. ** Govt plans to divest 5 pct each in PFC and REC in third week of Jan, newspaper Economic Times reported (bit.ly/1AtTPWu). ** Traders bet divestment price might be lower ...

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Coal India workers call off strike - Livemint

Thu, 08/01/2015 - 12:12am

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Coal India workers call off strike
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Behind only China and the US in coal consumption now, India is expected to become the second largest consumer of the mineral by 2016-17, with demand reaching 900 million tonnes (mt). While India's power generation capacity grew 60% over the last five ...

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