CERC Current Affairs, GK & News

CERC Approval for Flue-gas Desulphurisation Device at Singrauli

CERC has given approval for the construction of a flue gas desulphurisation device at Reliance’s plant in Singrauli in Madhya Pradesh. About the Proposal Reliance had approached the CERC or Central Electricity Regulatory Committee for approval for spending 1,660 crore INR on a flue gas desulphurisation device at its Singrauli plant in Madhya Pradesh. This ..

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NTPC to invest Rs. 50,000 cr to add 10GW Solar Energy Capacity by 2022

State-owned power giant NTPC Ltd. is planning to add 10 GW (gigawatt) of solar energy generation capacity by 2022. The project would entail an investment of around Rs.50,000 crore which will be funded mainly by green bonds. NTPC’s plans to add 10GW solar energy capacity assumes significance in view of country’s ambitious target of having ..

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CERC appointed committee suggests overhaul in transmission planning

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) appointed committee has submitted its recommendations. It was headed by power system expert Mata Prasad. The committee has suggested an overhaul in transmission planning to facilitate transfer of power on economic principles. Key Recommendations Transmission planning: It must be aligned to meet customer aspirations as opposed to existing system where ..

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