March 2018

Praveer Sinha is new CEO & MD of Tata Power

Tata Power has announced the appointment of Praveer Sinha as the firm’s new Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director with effect from 1st May 2018 to Read more

We see great potential in both Indian and overseas markets

Transrail Lighting Ltd is a key player in the power transmission and distribution space with a presence in both equipment and contracting. In a freewheeling conversation D.C. Bagde talks to Venugopal Pillai on a variety of subjects ranging Read more

Sterlite Power clinches Goa-Tamnar project

Sterlite Power has successfully acquired Goa-Tamnar Transmission Project Ltd, under the tariff-based competitive bidding route. The project will deliver an incremental 400kV feed to Goa and scale up the transmission network for power evacuation from generation projects pooled at Read more

Edina EESL

EESL acquires UK-based trigeneration company EDINA

Energy Efficiency Services Ltd has announced its acquisition of Edina, a leading supplier, installer and maintenance provider for combined heat and power (CHP), gas, and diesel power generation solutions in the UK. The £55-million (Rs.493 crore) acquisition was effected Read more

Renewable energy in India is a priority like never before

DNV GL is a global quality assurance and risk management company that has a longstanding presence in Read more


ELECRAMA 2018 generates business enquiries exceeding $1 bln

The 13th edition of ELECRAMA that was held during March 10-14, 2018, at the India Expo Centre at Greater Noida, recorded footfalls of over 2.98 lakh, a release industry body and organizer IEEMA said. Over 1,200 exhibitors showcased Read more


DIY solar kit from Waaree Energies

Waaree Energies Ltd has announced the launch of the first of its kind do-it-yourself solar kit – Pronto. Available at all Waaree Solar Experience Centres, this revolutionary product is set to transform the renewable energy sector in the Read more

Subhash Sethi SPML Infra

Subhash Sethi, Chairman, SPML Infra Ltd

Distribution franchisee (DF) model is neither a new concept nor is it popular with power companies! The idea behind DF was to encourage private participation in power distribution for improving electricity access to people. The motive behind its Read more

Devtosh Chaturvedi FEDCO

Devtosh Chaturvedi, MD, Feedback Energy Distribution Co Pvt Ltd (FEDCO)

There is an urgent need to re-evaluate the model contours of private sector participation in the power distribution space. The existing IBDF (input-based distribution franchisee) model was conceptualized about 12 years back with the realities that were relevant Read more


Shreegopal Kabra, President, IEEMA

Over the years, the Indian electrical equipment industry has developed a diversified, mature and strong manufacturing base, with robust supply chain, and a rugged performance design of products. There is also an emerging global reputation of Indian electrical Read more