September 2018


NTPC-BHEL equipment JV on verge of closure

NTPC has conveyed to the Union power ministry its intent of exiting from the loss making equipment manufacturing joint venture formed with Bharat Heavy Electricals in 2006, it was recently informed in Parliament. NTPC-BHEL Power Projects Pvt Ltd (NBPPL), Read more

India needs more distribution franchisees: Essel Utilities

Essel Utilities Distribution Company Ltd, popularly known as Essel Utilities, is part of the multifaceted Essel Group. Essel Utilities provides various utility-based integrated services in Read more


Luminous launches range of solar solutions

Luminous Power Technologies has unveiled a wide range of solar solutions consisting of panels, inverter & controllers and batteries for residences and small commercial establishments. The launch took place at the recently-concluded Renewable Energy India (REI) Expo 2018 Read more


Transrail wins its first EPC order in Middle East

Transrail Lighting Ltd has received its maiden EPC order from The Middle East, a company statement said. The turnkey order, worth $17.23 million (around Rs.125 crore), involves conductor replacement of various 132kV overhead power transmission lines in and around Read more


Hanergy’s MiaSolé completes Europe’s biggest thin film solar Project

The world’s largest thin-film power solution company, Hanergy Thin Film Power Group has announced that its US-based subsidiary, MiaSolé has recently completed Europe’s biggest flexible modules solar project in a Dutch city, Den Bosch. As part of this ground-breaking Read more


Anil Saboo, Chairman & Managing Director, Elektrolites (Power) Pvt. Ltd.

To improve India’s global competitiveness India can increase its exports by finding more prospective buyers of target products across the world. They are most likely to find these buyers in countries where the demand of target products is Read more


Marc Jarrault, Managing Director, Lapp India Pvt Ltd

Infrastructure, renewable energy, metro, ports, railways, metals and mining, automotive and automation power plants (nuclear & thermal), contributes to the growth of the Indian market. Some of these industries have higher growth rates in certain cities compared to others Read more

Vikram Solar

Half-cell technology modules from Vikram Solar

Vikram Solar has launched a new line of solar modules. Based on the latest half-cell technology, these modules can increase module output by around 5Wp per module compared to standard PV modules.  The technology also boasts efficiency up Read more

Tata Power

Tata Power launches its VoiceBOT “TINA”

Tata Power, on September 19, 2018, launched its VoiceBOT “TINA”, thus becoming the first utility in India to offer such a service to its customers. TINA, now powered by Google Assistant will allow the company to address all Read more

T&D India (September 2018): PPA regime needs serious rethink

    Click here to view T&D India September 2018 edition (Power Factor Correction Special) in PDF format Read more