Daily Archives: April 7, 2017


Railways to add 1000 MW of solar, 200 MW of wind energy: Suresh Prabhu

NEW DELHI: Railways plans to use renewable energy in a “big” way and is looking to add 1,000 MW of solar and 200 MW of wind energy, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu today said. Prabhu along … More →


New software for solar power billing from May in Haryana

Naveen Verma, DHBVN superintendent engineer, said power bills for the next cycle will be generated through the software. On March 10, TOI reported some consumers had complained field staff lacked training to read from bi-directional … More →


UPERC bid to rope in more solar power users

The UPERC pointed to a rebate of Rs 100 per month (or actual bill for that month, whichever is lower) for those consumers who will opt to install solar water heating system of 100 litres … More →


ADB signs $175 mln loan pact with govt to help improve solar transmission system

The project will improve the capacity and efficiency of interstate transmission networks, particularly in transmitting the electricity generated from the new solar parks to the national grid. New Delhi: Asian Development Bank has signed a … More →


Railways signs agreement with BHEL for 2 MW rooftop solar power Plant

The plant is set to be e commissioned within next 10 months and will be set up at Diesel-Loco Modernisation Works formerly known as Diesel Component Works, Patiala. New Delhi: The Indian Railways Organization for … More →