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Malay Chatterjee: putting KIOCL on the path of re-inventing itself

Malay Chatterjee, an Engineer, Lawyer, an expert in Disaster Mitigation and a thorough gentleman, the charismatic Chairman of KIOCL since July 2012 talks to Core Communique about the company, its future plans and how he wants to chart the destiny of this behemoth so that it may keep its tryst with destiny. Excerpts: Q1. Mining,

Saudi Energy 2014 ends on a high note with over 8,000 visitors in attendance

Riyadh – May 29, 2014: Saudi Energy 2014 – The International Trade Exhibition for Electricity, Power Generation, Alternative Energy, Water Technology and Lighting, concluded its three-day run yesterday (May 28, 2014) at the Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Center. The show welcomed more than 8,000 specialized visitors from various related industries and featured 314 local

Highest ever power generation capacity added in a year RGGVY reforms undertaken to benefit the poor

Power generation capacity addition exceeds target in 2012-13 Highest ever power generation capacity added in a year RGGVY reforms undertaken to benefit the poor Financial Restructuring Plan to strengthen the State- owned DISCOMs Grid security and grid discipline becomes priority Two more UMPPs reach bidding stage under revised bidding norms 6.5 million tons of oil

Total Installed Power Generating Capacity in the country stands at 2,29,252 MW No decline in Power generation from coal based plants in 2013-14

The installed capacity of power generation in Central, State and Private Sectors stood at 2,29,252 MW for the year 2013-14 as on 31st October, 2013 . The details of the  installed capacity  in the three sectors during the year 2013-14 as on 31stOctober, 2013  are as  below: Sector Installed Power Generating Capacity (in MW) State 90,062 Private 72,927 Central 66,263 Total 2,29,252 The

Power Generation from Various Renewable Energy Sources

 A potential of about 2,45,000 MW has been estimated from different renewable energy sources which include over 1,00,000 MW each from Wind & Solar Energy, 20,000 MW from Small Hydro Power (SHP) and balance 25,000 MW from different Bio-energy sources. Assessment of renewable energy potential is an on-going exercise. The total installed capacity of power generation

Fiscal and Financial Incentives for Promotion of Power Generation from New and Renewable Energy Sources

The Government is giving various fiscal and financial incentives, such as capital/interest subsidy, generation based incentives, accelerated depreciation, concessional excise and customs duties to promote power generation from new and renewable energy sources in the country.   Incentives/Subsidy available under renewable schemes/programmes for power generation.   1. Wind Power DEMONSTRATION PROJECTS IN    Special Category States

Government notifies scheme for Financial Restructuring of State Owned Distribution Companies

The Government has notified a scheme for Financial Restructuring of State Owned Distribution Companies (Discoms) on 05.10.2012. The scheme contains various measures required to be taken by State Discoms and State Governments for achieving the financial turnaround of the Discoms by restructuring their debt with support through a Transitional Finance Mechanism by Central Govt. The