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Power industry gives thumbs up to proposed Electricity Act Amendments

According to Khurana, in order to avoid any jurisdictional issues between CERC and the new Electricity Contract Enforcement Authority, bifurcation of their functions should be spelt out clearly New Delhi: The Power ministry’s proposed amendments to the Electricity Act of 2003 have received a thumbs up from the industry with players welcoming the proposed push […]

NTPC signs MoU with Power Ministry detailing targets for FY 2020-21

Over 42,000 MW thermal power plants have outlived their lives

CPCB issued show cause directions to 31 units of 14 thermal power plants worth 13,830 MW capacity in January and to another 11 units of 4 TPPs of total 1,495 MW capacity in February this year for non-compliance New Delhi: Thermal power plants of 42,877 megawatt (MW) capacity have outlived their lives and have been […]

NTPC signs MoU with Power Ministry detailing targets for FY 2020-21

PLF of thermal power plants to fall below 53 per cent in 2020-21: CARE Ratings

The COVID-19 lockdown has led to shut down of all non-essential commercial activities across the country New Delhi: The Plant Load Factor (PLF) of thermal power plants is likely to fall below 53 per cent in the current financial year (2020-21) in the wake of the ongoing lockdown due to the coronavirus outbreak. “A decline […]

NTPC signs MoU with Power Ministry detailing targets for FY 2020-21

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