July 2018

Vikram Solar

Gyanesh Chaudhary, MD & CEO, Vikram Solar

"The Safeguard Duty Notification issued by The Ministry of Finance does not provide exemption to the projects which have already been auctioned out (approximately 20-25 GW ). This will completely derail the solar industry. To add on to Read more


Technology and digitization are redefining skilling

Venkat Garimala, Vice President-S&A, CTM, EE, A2E and CSR , Schneider Electric India, in this article, explains that India will need a large pool of skilled manpower in the Read more


Waaree becomes India’s largest solar panel maker

Waaree Energies, in a release, said that it has become India’s largest solar panel manufacturer. This milestone was crossed with the recent launch of its 1-GW manufacturing plant at Vapi in Gujarat. Together with the Surat plant that Read more


Thyssenkrupp India wins coal-handling plants mandate

Thyssenkrupp recently won a contract from Doosan Power Systems India (DPSI) to supply material handling plants for two thermal power projects in Uttar Pradesh. The order is worth a total of around $115 million and includes engineering, delivery and Read more


T&D contractors see positive changes in policy framework

Augmenting power transmission capacity is one of India’s foremost objectives as the country strives to transfer an ever growing quantum of power—from generation centres to far-flung consumption areas. Laying overhead power transmission lines is a highly land-centric activity, Read more


KONE India introduces two new elevators

KONE India has launched its new elevator offering “KONE U Mono Space” and “KONE U Mini Space” for the mid-range segment. The new elevators are up to 35 per cent more energy efficient that its predecessors, a KONE India Read more

ABB Nashik

ABB India order inflow up 7.5 per cent in Q2FY18

ABB India witnessed new order inflow of Rs.2,474 crore during the second quarter (April to June) of 2018 that was 7.5 per cent higher than the comparable level of Rs.2,302 crore in the same period of 2017. By Read more


Tata Power sets up three EV stations at Hyderabad

Tata Power has announced the setting up of three fast charging Electric Vehicle (EV) stations at the Hyderabad campus of IT firm Cognizant. After recently launching Mumbai’s first EV charging infrastructure, with nine charging stations across significant locations, Read more


Godrej & Boyce acquires leading brands from US-based SPX Heat Transfer

Godrej & Boyce Mfg Co Ltd, through its business unit Godrej Process Equipment, has acquired the “Yuba” and “Ecolaire” brands and design technologies from SPX Heat Transfer, a subsidiary of US-based SPX Corporation. SPX is a global supplier Read more


Legrand rolls out new range of ACBs, supports “Make in India”

Legrand has introduced its new range of Air Circuit Breakers (ACBs) “DMX SP” with its assembly line in Sinnar, Nasik. The new range of DMX- SP is packed with benefits of protection, high mechanical and electrical endurance. It Read more