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Series of power project clearances for Uttarakhand

While, the Supreme Court continues its stay on 24 hydroelectric power projects in the Alaknanda and the Bhagirathi Basins with an installed capacity of...
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Cross border electricity link to benefit hydropower projects

The first cross-border energy supply between four West Africa countries has been officially inaugurated, with the 1303 km electricity interconnector expected to allow existing...

Indian PM Modi says comprehensive National Energy Policy to be out soon

“We are working on developing a national gas grid and a comprehensive National Energy Policy is also in the pipeline,” Modi said. New Delhi: Prime...

ABB buys GE business for $2.6 billion in bet it can boost margins

Power grids maker ABB is buying General Electric's Industrial Solutions business for $2.6 billion on a bet that it can improve lacklustre margins at...

Large hydropower dams ‘not sustainable’ in the developing world

A new study says that many large-scale hydropower projects in Europe and the US have been disastrous for the environment. Dozens of these dams are...

Mini hydro for Melbourne

Melbourne Water has announced that five new mini hydropower plants are delivering power to the grid. The plants at Dandenong, Wantirna, Mount Waverley, Boronia and...

US and China to collaborate on energy-water efforts

The US and China are continuing to collaborate on a project to address water-related aspects of energy production and use, which includes ways to...

China to extend power market reform to cross-region transmission lines

The country has since 2014 reformed the cost of using its 32 provincial grids, which the government says has saved a total of 48...

Hydropower portfolio of India has depleted: Anil Sardana, Tata Power

The total energy production fell from 30% to 17% and is expected to drop to 15% in 2017, which according to him is a...

Indian Energy Exchange plea for spot trading of renewable energy shot down by CERC

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission did not approve the proposal of the Indian Energy Exchange to introduce spot trading of renewable energy on its...