MAHAGENCO Gets Electricity Trading License from MERC

MAHAGENCO Gets Electricity Trading License from MERC

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has awarded electricity trading license to Maharashtra State Power Generation Company Limited (MAHAGENCO). With this grant of license, MAHAGENCO can now participate in the ...
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Spot Power Price Shoots Up By 27 Percent in February 2018

Spot Power Price Declines to ₹3.34/kWh in August 2018

The slump in spot power price continued in August 2018. In August , the recorded spot power price was ₹3.34 (~$)/kWh which was still higher than recent tariffs quoted in solar and ...
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India-Nepal Electricity Trade to Grow with the Commissioning of 220 kV Dhalkebar Substation

India-Nepal Electricity Trade to Grow with the Commissioning of 220 kV Dhalkebar Substation

India and Nepal have strengthened their electricity trade with the commissioning of the high-voltage Dhalkebar substation in southern Nepal. This is part of a World Bank-supported Nepal-India Electricity Transmission and ...
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Spot Power Price Declines by 7% to ₹3.46/kWh in July but Still Higher than Solar Tariffs

Spot Power Price Declines by 7% to ₹3.46/kWh in July but Still Higher than Solar Tariffs

The spot power price has continued its slump into yet another month. In July 2018, the recorded spot power price was ₹3.46 (~$0.0505)/kWh but was still higher than recent tariffs ...
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India’s Peak Power Supply Deficit Dipped to 0.7% in Q1 FY 2018-19

India’s Peak Power Supply Deficit Dipped to 0.7% in Q1 FY 2018-19

During the first quarter (Q1) of financial year (FY) 2018-19, India’s power supply deficit declined to 0.6 percent, according to the Central Electricity Authority (CEA). During the three-month period of ...
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There is Adequate Connectivity to Meet Transmission Requirements: R.K. Singh

There is Adequate Connectivity to Meet Transmission Requirements: R.K. Singh

The connectivity between the southern grid and the power grids of other regions are adequate to meet the power transmission requirements between Tamil Nadu and other states, according to the ...
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Spot Power Price Spikes to ₹4.67/kWh in May 2018

Spot Power Price Spikes to ₹4.67/kWh in May 2018

In May 2018, spot power price spiked to ₹4.67 (~$0.0695)/kWh. May’s spot power price was ₹1.76 (~$0.0262)/kWh higher than the spot price recorded in May 2017, registering an increase of ...
Spot Power Price Rose to ₹4.02/kWh in March 2018

Spot Power Price Rose to ₹4.02/kWh in March 2018

The average spot power price recorded in March 2018 shot up by approximately 57 percent when compared to the price recorded in the same month last year. The increase in ...
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Average Peak Power Supply Deficit Rose to 2% Across India During FY 2017-18

Peak Power Supply Deficit Rose to 2% Across India During FY 2017-18

India’s power supply deficit held steady at 0.7 percent during financial year (FY) 2017-18, coming in roughly unchanged from the figures reported during financial year FY 2016-17. During 2017-18, 1,203,567 ...
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