PGCIL keen to support intrastate transmission grids

Central transmission utility Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd (PGCIL) whose main mandate is development of interregional lines, is willing to support the development of even intrastate power transmission infrastructure, noted I.S. Jha, Chairman & Managing Director, PGCIL. Read more

Bihar NTPC

Bihar to transfer power generation equity to NTPC

The Bihar government has reached an agreement with NTPC for the transfer of state government-owned power generation assets to the Central power utility. The MoU envisages transfer of Barauni thermal power station (720 mw) and transfer of Bihar State Read more

Tata Power DDL inaugurates its second microgrid project

Tata Power Delhi Distribution Ltd, on January 15, 2018, inaugurated its second microgrid project. Set up at Behlolpur, a riverine village in Vaishali district of Bihar, the project will provide reliable and quality power supply to about 1,200 Read more

Three states will drive Saubhagya’s success

The Prime Minister, on September 25, 2017, announced what the “Saubhagya” scheme that envisages complete national electrification, at the household level, by December 31, 2018. In his Independence Day speech of 2015, the Prime Minister had Read more