Power articles

Power from Chhattisgarh to cost less

Hyderabad: The latest decision by the Chhattisgarh Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) will bring relief to Telangana government which has a 12-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with the neighbour for 1,000mw. The CERC has finalised the cost of Marwa Thermal Power Project (MTPP) at Rs 8,892.5 crore, marginally below the Rs 9,000 crore proposed by Chhattisgarh

Kochi Metro: Focus on phases 1-B, 2 expansion

KOCHI: As the Kochi Metro has successfully completed first year of operation, the Kochi Metro Rail Limited is focusing on the next phases of expansion. The ongoing Maharajas – Thykoodam stretch will be ready for commissioning by June 2019 while the next stretch from Thykoodam to Petta will take another four months to complete. “Land