November 2017

Founder of Lapp Group awarded state business medal

During a ceremony at the former royal palace in Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg economic minister Dr. Nicole Hoffmeister-Kraut awarded the state’s business medal to Ursula Ida Lapp, the Founder of Lapp Group. The medal represents a tremendous honour bestowed on Read more

Carport solar plant commissioned at commercial mall

India’s first rooftop solar plant at the carport of a commercial mall was recently inaugurated. The 300-kW plant set up at Unity One, a commercial mall of Unity Group is located Read more

We are extremely delighted with the response to ELECRAMA 2018

The mega power T&D show, ELECRAMA 2018, organized by industry body IEEMA is scheduled to be held in March 2018. We have Vijay Read more

InterSolar India 2017 opens on December 5 in Mumbai

Intersolar India 2017 will be held during December 5-7, 2017 taking 260 exhibitors to more than 12,000 international solar and energy storage experts. Intersolar India 2017 will be hosting and highlighting three special exhibitions: ees India as the major Read more

PI Berlin forms subsidiary in India

The Photovoltaik-Institut Berlin (PI Berlin) has created a subsidiary based in India. In one of the most important markets worldwide for photovoltaics, there is particularly high demand for PI Berlin’s services, such as laboratory tests for modules and Read more

OSH India 2017: Enhancing safety and well-being of the Indian workforce

UBM India has launched the 6th edition of the Occupational Safety & Health (OSH) India (23– 24 November 2017) safety show at the CIDCO Exhibition Centre, Vashi, Navi Mumbai. The show brought together internationally renowned exhibitors, consultants, business Read more

GE modernizes 200-mw power unit with ASP technology

GE’s Power Services business, in consortium with NTPC GE Power Services Pvt Ltd (NGSL) and Gujarat State Electricity Corporation Ltd (GSECL), have announced the milestone results of a steam turbine modernization project at the Ukai power station in Read more

Schneider Electric illuminates 350 households in Kargil district

Schneider Electric India Foundation and Spreading Happiness InDiya Foundation, in association with Schneider Electric India, recently completed a rural electrification project in Jammu & Kashmir. Under the project, 350 households of Darchik and Garkone villages in Kargil district Read more


Nagaland joins UDAY, total state count reaches 27

Nagaland, and three Union territories, are the latest entrants to the Ujwal Discom Assurance Yojana (UDAY), the Central scheme for restructuring government-owned power distribution utilities. The three UTs are Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Dadra & Nagar Haveli and Read more

News in Brief: November 2017

Here is an ongoing summary of developments in the power T&D space during the month of November 2017 Indian Oil Corporation Ltd, in collaboration with cab aggregator Ola, has launched the country’s first electric charging station at its Read more