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Centre of gravity for innovation has gradually shifted to growth markets: GE’s Vishal Wanchoo

What came out of labs of large corporations is today being done by startups… Reverse innovation is now a magnet for talent in markets, says Wanchoo Wanchoo explains the use cases, challenges and scope of reverse innovation It was in the year 2009—when most developed countries were grappling with a tumultuous economic crisis—that General Electric […]

A Robin Hood Climate Tax for India

Unlike traditional carbon tax, which banks only on the demand side, two researchers have proposed a ‘tax carbon and spend on green’ policy for the country. The following interview is part of a series called ‘Climate Conversations‘, which will address salient issues in the impacts and politics of climate change. A carbon tax is an […]

Mundra losses will fall 50% on tariff hike, says Praveer Sinha of Tata Power

Praveer Sinha, chief executive officer & managing director, Tata Power, spoke about the current situation being faced by the power sector, his expectations from Gujarat government’s resolution to increase power tariff, disinvestment and capital expenditure during an interview with Swati Khandelwal of Zee Business. There were talks that your losses from Mundra power plant will go down […]

We plan to set up 1,000 Mw of power capacity every year: Rajiv Mishra, CLP India

In India, CLP will be only investing in non-carbon generation technologies which means renewables and in power transmission along with distribution whenever it is available. New Delhi: CLP India, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hong Kong-based CLP holdings, has chalked out plans to double its existing 3,000 Mw power generation capacity over the next 3-5 years. The […]