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India Plans Cyclone Resilient Power Infrastructure in Coastal Regions

A meeting was recently held by the union power ministry on the issue that was also attended by the officials of the Central Electricity Authority (CEA), India’s apex power sector planning body, the cyclone-affected states and state-run power sector firms. May 31, 2021 The Indian government is working on a......

NBWL Mandates Underground Cables in Protected Regions to Reduce Wildlife Mortality

The committee has also come out with guidelines for maintenance of existing power lines and setting up electricity infrastructure for minimal disturbance to wildlife in protected areas. September 16, 2019 In its report submitted recently to Standing Committee of National Board for Wild Life (NBWL), the Task Force constituted by......

Powering Innovations Through Safe and Efficient Transportation of Electricity

CABLEWIRE 2018, the 8th international conference on cables and wires, was hosted from August 23-24 at New Delhi. The event organized by IEEMA and supported by International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) discussed many pertinent subjects on latest trends and ongoing innovations in the area of safe and efficient transmission of electricity.......

Govt. Soon to Launch a 20-Year Power Plan

Rs. 1 lakh crore to be outbid in the coming six months through a tariff-based competitive bidding July 7, 2015 Shifting focus to power transmission, the Narendra Modi government would soon launch a 20-year plan for the sector to keep pace with growing generation and its poll promise of ’24×7 power......

Power Grid should not be Central Transmission Utility: FICCI

August 15, 2013 Industry body FICCI has suggested that state-run Power Grid Corp should no longer be the ‘Central Transmission Utility’ as its present powers can lead to arm-twisting private players. Power Grid was conferred with the title of Central Transmission Utility in 1998 with the idea that it would......