Power Market

Hydro Power – not renewable yet

Owing to sluggish capacity addition of hydro power projects in the country, the hydro sub group recently had recommended power ministry to declare all hydro power projects as renewable, which the later refuted. Currently only those projects, having an installed capacity of less than 25 MW, are considered as renewable. Read more…

By Team REConnect, ago
Uncategorized

RPO Status of India

Greenpeace International, in a report published recently assessed the RPO ( Renewable Purchase Obligation) status and highlighted the defaulters and leaders among Indian States. According to the report, 20 states out of 29 states in India have defaulted for RPO compliance parameter, which has costed India by 25% in renewable Read more…

By Team REConnect, ago
Regulation

Status Quo for co-generators

In a key judgement pronounced by Hon’ble APTEL on 17th April 2013 condonation of delay was not granted. The issue relates to a case filed by GERC against Century Rayon/MERC for the order passed by tribunal on keeping co-generation plant of Century Rayon outside the purview of RPS obligation (generic Read more…

By Team REConnect, ago