• Electrical India
  • Feb 5, 2018

India is the land of Himalaya and where one of the oldest hydro power plants was set up in 1897 at Sidrapong in West Bengal.

  • Electrical India
  • Jan 5, 2018

According to Ministry of Power, within three years, India’s total power capacity has increased by nearly one third from 2,43,000 MW in March 2014 to 3,20,000 MW in March 2017 and the conventional or coal based power capacity has increased by 26% (one fourth) from 2,14,000 MW in March 2014 to 2,70,000 MW in March 2017.

  • Electrical India
  • Dec 5, 2017

With more and more industries switching over to renewable energy, the cost of which is going down, distribution companies are going to be saddled with surplus power. Selling them at lower prices will just increase their debt burden and subsequently end up into a loss making unit.

  • Electrical India
  • Nov 5, 2017

At a time when the world is talking of containing pollution and saving the environment and rightly so, we will be doing massive addition to the installed capacity for generating more power to meet the ever-increasing demand for electricity.

  • Electrical India
  • Oct 5, 2017

The government has set the target of generating one lakh MW of solar energy by 2022. India can expand its footprint with this shift towards solar sector, thus, claiming a large portion in the global energy sector.

  • Electrical India
  • Sep 5, 2017

The much-awaited cabinet reshuffle of the Modi government was done today and as was expected Piyush Goyal has been shunted out of the power ministry and he has been succeeded by former bureaucrat R K Singh.

  • Electrical India
  • Aug 5, 2017

A country’s growth is gauged by its electrification and the per capita consumption of electricity. India’s per capita electricity consumption is the lowest among BRICS nations. The per capita consumption of Russia is 6 times, China 3 times, South Africa 4 times and Brazil more than 2.5 times that of India...

  • Electrical India
  • Jul 28, 2017

During the year 1997 – 2000, the ‘dot-com’ bubble or the ‘Information Technology bubble’, which had experienced sudden extreme growth & excessive speculation in the use & adaptation of Internet technology in business sector, had suddenly collapsed in 2000-2002, resulting in the closure of many internet based companies & in respect of a few well known companies...