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BHEL’s mega order in Bangladesh takes off

BHEL’s mega order in Bangladesh takes off

Bangladesh India Friendship Power Company Pvt Ltd (BIFPC) has issued the notice to proceed (NTP) to EPC contractor Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd for the Maitree super thermal power project in Bangladesh. With this, the mega $1.5-billion order placed Read more

Gamesa commissions over 2 GW in FY17

Gamesa commissions over 2 GW in FY17

Gamesa India has announced that it has commissioned 2,050 mw of wind power during FY17 (April 2016 to March 2017), becoming the first ever wind company in India to have achieved this number in one year. The new Read more


Siemens lands mandate for two mobile substations

Siemens has been awarded an order to supply two mobile substations to National Grid SA, the transmission operator of Saudi Electricity Company. Based on the unique specifications from National Grid SA, Siemens has combined its existing innovative mobile Read more

ALP-DP45, Bombardier’s dual-mode locomotive Bombardier unveiled in 2010.

Dual-mode locomotives poised to offset electrification delays

Railway electrification in India has been a phenomenon where much has been aspired but very little achieved. The government has always wished that diesel traction is phased away so that the annual import bill of billions of litres Read more

RoW constraints impede 765kV Salem-Madhugiri line

RoW constraints impede 765kV Salem-Madhugiri line

Right-of-way constraints have set back the commissioning schedule of the 765kV Salem-Madhugiri transmission line by around three years. According to a recent government report, the line is expected to be commissioned by March 2018 as against its originally Read more

Techncal Associates Limited

Multiple regulatory bodies need coordination in working – Technical Associates Ltd.

Technical Associates is a reputed transformer manufacturer with a standing of close to five decades. Vishnu Agarwal who heads the Read more

Breezing performance by wind power in FY17

  Whilst most attention in the renewable energy sector is being focused on solar energy of late, it is wind that has surprised observers with its breezing performance. The Indian wind industry has Read more