November 2018


TBCB power transmission projects dwindle

Over the past one year, there has been no appreciable movement in interregional power transmission projects awarded under the tariff-based competitive bidding (TBCB) mechanism, as gauged from official statistics released by Central Electricity Authority. Given that the TBCB Read more

T&D India: November 2018 [New Technologies Special]

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Otis India to supply elevators to Statue of Unity

Otis India is providing the vertical transport solutions for The Statue of Unity, the company said in a statement. Named the world’s tallest statue standing at a height of 182m and spread over 20,000 sqm, the statue will have Read more


ICA India, with BIS and ITMA, successfully completes transformer seminar

With an aim to encourage the power industry to improve reliability in energy delivery and enhance energy efficiency while promoting technical loss reduction for sustainable development, International Copper Association India (ICA India), in association with Bureau of Indian Read more


CTC Global partners with Gupta Power for ACCC conductor

CTC Global and Gupta Power have established a new partnership to produce, distribute, market and sell ACCC (aluminium conductor composite core) electrical conductors in India using CTC Global’s internationally patented ACCC conductor core and settled the litigation filed Read more


KEC sells Rajasthan transmission asset to Adani Group

KEC International has signed a share purchase agreement (SPA) with Adani Transmission Ltd for selling its entire stake in KEC Bikaner Sikar Transmission Pvt Ltd at an enterprise value of around Rs. 227.50 crore. The deal is subject Read more

Tata Power

Tata Power aims at trebling distribution business

Tata Power is keen to substantially grow its power distribution business, according to the company’s MD & CEO Praveer Sinha. Its current customer base of around 2.2 million consumers is likely to grow to 10 million in the Read more

Maharashtra DF

Maharashtra hopes to finalize DF mandates by end-December

The Maharashtra government is hopeful of soon appointing distribution franchisees in two circles, bidding for which is currently underway. Franchisees for the Malegaon and Mumbra-Kalwa circles will be made by end of December this year, according to Arvind Read more

Tata Power

Tata Power hosts Distribution Utility Meet in Mumbai

Tata Power hosted the 2nd Annual Distribution Utility Meet, 2018 in Mumbai, on November 1, 2018. The event  was inaugurated at the hands of Arvind Singh, Principal Secretary – Energy, Government of Maharashtra in the presence of Praveer Read more