India races to build power plants in region claimed by China, sources say

India is investing $1 billion in 12 hydropower stations in Arunachal Pradesh to support the region's infrastructure. The move may impact relations with China due to territorial disputes. Both countries…

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Diamond Power Infrastructure gets Rs 900 cr conductor supply order from Adani Energy Solutions

Diamond Power Infrastructure Ltd, a cable manufacturer, secured a Rs 900 crore (inclusive GST) order from Adani Energy Solutions for AL 59 aluminum alloy conductors, to be executed by April…

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Exchange prices fall as power demand subdues with monsoon onset

Power prices in the day ahead market in New Delhi have dropped due to rain, reducing electricity demand. The average price on the IEX between June 27 and July 7…

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India poised to secure long-term uranium supply from Russia

Russia and India are likely to agree on a long-term uranium supply pact for a nuclear power plant coming online in Tamil Nadu, said senior officials with knowledge of the…

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Budget: Centre may back states in north-east hydropower play

Union Budget: The Centre could support equity participation by state governments in hydropower projects in the northeast at 24% of the total project equity, subject to a cap of Rs…

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JSW Energy plans ₹1.15 L cr capex to diversify operations

JSW Energy announces a strategic shift towards becoming an energy products and services provider, with plans to invest ₹1.15 lakh crore in capital expenditure to achieve 20 GW generation capacity…

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Interest subvention likely to push energy efficiency among MSMEs

The power ministry has begun discussions on offering interest subvention under the Assistance in Deploying Energy Efficient Technologies in Industries & Establishment (ADEETIE) Scheme for adoption of energy efficient technologies,…

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Centre gives in-principle nod to setting up coal-based thermal power plant in Uttarakhand

The central government has given in-principle consent to the establishment of thermal power plant through THDCIL-UJVNL Energy Company Limited (TUECO), an official release here said. According to the SHAKTI policy,…

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Budget 2024: What are power sector’s expectations from FM Nirmala Sitharaman?

Budget 2024: With anticipated economic growth and a focus on energy transition, India’s power sector is a top priority for the government. The nation is targeting 500 GW of renewable…

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India asks utilities to order $33 billion in equipment this year to boost coal power output

India's government plans a $33 billion equipment order to accelerate coal-fired power capacity additions amid soaring electricity demand. Major firms like NTPC and Adani Power are expected to lead tendering,…

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