• Electrical India
  • Mar 23, 2017

Both IEA forecast and WEC’s world energy scenarios of 2050 show that fossil fuels will still play a crucial role for both power generation and transport. Coal is going to play an important role in the long run especially for power generation in China and India...

  • Electrical India
  • Jan 5, 2017

Geothermal energy can solve the power shortage problem of the country, as India contains part of one of the largest geothermal areas in the world...

  • Electrical India
  • Nov 5, 2015

As per a 2011 report of International Energy Agency, “There is potential to achieve at least a tenfold increase in the global production of heat and electricity from geothermal energy – heat emitted from within the earth’s crust – between now and 2050.” However, owing to multiple reasons, so far worldwide harnessing rate of the geothermal energy is rather slow. Under such circumstances, Netherlands has shown a good progress.

  • Electrical India
  • Nov 5, 2015

All geothermal plants work by producing steam to turn a turbine and generator. However, several modifications have improved the technology, making it more suitable for mainstream usage...

  • Electrical India
  • Nov 5, 2015

India became the world's third largest producer of electricity in the year 2013 and accounts for 4.8% of global share in electricity generation. But its per capita electricity consumption is only 746 kWh, which is lower compared to many countries, though electricity tariff is cheaper in India.

  • Electrical India
  • Sep 21, 2015

Three primary technologies are used to generate geothermal power, namely: dry steam, flash steam and binary cycle power plants...