Yadav Murti Sankaran graduated from Vidya Mandir Senior Secondary School in 1968, but feels like he has never left the school. After graduating from the College of Engineering Guindy (now Anna University) and IIT-Madras, he spent 43 years working in the auto component industry in various countries.
The AP-Transco’s renewable energy evacuation scheme under the Power-for-All (PFA) programme, which is capable of transmitting 1,000 MW of wind energy from the generating stations to the grid, is going to give a fillip to the fledgeling wind power sector.
The State government entered into a MoU with the Adani Group to set up a renewable powered 5GW Data Centre in Visakhapatnam here on Wednesday. The Adani Group proposes to invest ₹40,000 crore on Data Centre Park and ₹30,000 crore on renewable power infrastructure.
Over 30,000 Brihanmumbai Electricity Supply and Transport (BEST) employees, including bus drivers and conductors, will go on an indefinite strike from Monday midnight.
As many as 16 hydro power projects of 5,950 MW capacity are stalled due to financial constraints and other reasons, which may prompt the government to bring in a hydro policy at the earliest.
The AIADMK government informed the Assembly on Friday that the demand of farmers’ associations and some political parties for laying power lines underground instead of installing high-tension electricity transmission towers on cultivable lands in 13 districts was not technically feasible.
Sterlite Power said it has won a $600 million transmission project in Brazil.
The Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport (BEST) undertaking might jointly own 80 electric buses with private operators. BEST will have a 60% stake in the ownership, while private companies will have 40%.
The electric supply wing of the Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport (BEST) undertaking has stated that it has managed to reduce power theft over the past six months.
Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has rejected a plea by two private wind power generators to cancel certain clauses in the power purchase agreement (PPA) signed with Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (Tangedco).