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India allows power firms to pass on imported coal costs – Your Electric Bill is on its way up coupled with harmful emissions too

Natgrp: If we improve our grid Infrastructure as well as generation capabilities we don’t need to add a single MW for the next few years but bottom line takes precedence. Our investment should be in Solar power with storage which … Continue reading

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44,000 MW Coal Capacity likely to be stranded soon because of paucity of coal

In another push for renewables, private power producers have opposed cost plus pricing of coal. They fear that the proposed Coal Regulatory Authority Bill would encourage such regimes. Ashok Khurana, Director-General of Association of Power Producers (APP), has written to … Continue reading

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Another silver lining for renewables; conventional power prices under pressure

Power producers could see an 8-21 per cent increase in coal price if the revised mechanism for price pooling is implemented. It is yet to be seen if all stakeholders agree to the contentious issue of price-pooling. Coal India and … Continue reading

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