Renewable energy needs government to draft sensible policy
As banks struggle with high levels of exposure to the sector, a separate fund for power projects is seen as the next best solution
Time to ease bottlenecks in open access for power supplies
Investors rushed to pare their holdings in stocks of Jaiprakash Power, Reliance Power and Adani
Modify Rangarajan price, and be firm with licensees
Policy roadblocks holding back solar power
Tata Power surges 5%; NTPC slumps to five-year low
Court cases, investigations, dwindling sales and fall in market capitalisation could make recovery a tough challenge
Tata Power narrowed its consolidated loss to Rs 75 crore for the December 2013 quarter versus Rs 329 crore last year, but the overall ...
While wage arrears and higher costs impacted profits, analysts expect earnings to grow 15%
Of Chhattisgarh's 29 deals over 2006-08 for new thermal projects in a single district, bad homework has meant work has begun on only six of ...
While sale of stake in airport business and adjacent land will help lower debt, improvement in power business is crucial
Ailing distribution firms in at least three states-- Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Tamil Nadu - have readied plans to achieve break-even ...
Shutdown looms over the plant as severe gas shortages cripple production; company doesn't have money to pay the monthly debt instalment of ...
It could increase competition and hence make production more efficient, but opinion is building against it
Seven years on, it does not have a single hydel or nuclear power plant and its coal mines are languishing
The troubles with clean energy in India
Even on those few occasions when the government finds courage to introduce reforms, individual states and political populism prevents its ...
Finance minister P Chidambaram has not only acknowledged the problems faced by the power industry largely due to fuel constraints and the ...
Doing away with subsidies, correcting policy imperfections