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Tag results for... "coal-power"

Coal will continue to account for 70% of India’s electricity mix by 2024: IEA Report

‘By 2024, we forecast coal-fired generation to account for 70 percent of the electricity mix, and renewables for 22 percent’ ‘While we expect 48 percent of new demand to be met.......

UP lagging behind other states in delivering on RE capacity targets: Report

As of October 2021, Uttar Pradesh had total installed renewable capacity of 4.3 GW, which is only 30 percent of its renewable capacity commissioning target of 14.1 GW by 2022 The report said.......

India’s coal crisis produced twin glaring conclusions: Coal is expensive & unreliable

The coal shortage led to a surge in prices at the power exchange, which hit a ceiling of Rs 20/kWh during most of the time intervals on high coal shortage days The economics of low-cost.......

‘India has retired 56 coal-based thermal power plants since 2016; 47 more to follow’

126 coal based thermal power plant units (of 56 thermal power plants) have been shut down during March 2016 to June 2021 Delhi has retired two coal-based thermal power plants — one in.......

Prioritising efficient thermal power plants for coal despatch could save Rs 9,000 cr/yr: Report

Decommissioning coal power assets older than 25 years (35 GW) on priority could result in annual savings of Rs 7,550 crore over the next five years A suitable mechanism must be designed to.......

33 GW under-construction coal-fired power plants in India may end up stranded: IEEFA

‘In the last 12 months no new coal-fired power plants have been announced, and there has been no movement in the 29 GW of preconstruction capacity’ ‘Any projections.......

Govt to set up National Mission on Biomass to increase co-firing in thermal power plants

The primary objective of the National Mission on use of Biomass is to increase the level of co-firing from the present 5 percent to higher levels State-run NTPC will play a larger role.......

India’s FY21 thermal capacity addition registers biggest-ever decline in atleast a decade

Official data showed that thermal capacity addition of 1,590 MW was recorded in March as three thermal power plants were commissioned by TSGENCO, NTPC and NPGCL the decline in capacity.......

New TPPs not on horizon, but coal will still be relevant for India: Coal Secretary

Higher Plant Load Factor (PLF) of existing thermal power plants will continue to meet the growth in power demand, he said The scenario of use (of coal) as solid fuel is bullish, said.......

Shutting down old coal power plants in 11 states will save Rs 53,000 cr: Report

The savings will come from not having to spend on retrofitting these plants to reduce the toxicity of their emissions, and switching to greener sources of energy, the report said There.......