076 - Infrastructure Energy Sector
The Green Term Ahead Market (GTAM) can be a game changer for the renewable energy sector in India. Evaluate.
Renewable energy is the production of energy from sources which do not pollute the environment and which in theory are not at risk of depletion e.g., solar and wind. India as per world’s best practices has added hydro power to renewable energy. How renewable energy is promoted: Subsidy for companies for setting up plants. Finance ..
Power Discoms are plagued by several problems and privatization is often regarded as a solution to the existing problems. Critically examine.
Electricity is the engine of our economic growth. Basically there are three types of companies associated with electricity infrastructure. Gencos – Power generation companies. E.g. NTPC, NHPC, Reliance power, etc. Transcos – Responsible for transmission of power from generation point to distribution point. E.g. PGCIL Discoms – Responsible for distribution of electricity to end user. ..
National Hydrogen Mission can be a game changer for India’s rising energy demands. Discuss the benefits and challenges associated.
Finance Minister in budget of 2021-22 announced a National Hydrogen Mission to give a boost to Green Hydrogen fuel in India’s energy mix. India’s current energy status: Goal – 450 GW by 2030. Current status – 136 GW, 38% of total installed capacity. Rising energy demands: Reasons Rapid urbanization. Increasing lifestyle changes, (270 million out ..
Hydrogen-based energy production can play a key role in a clean, secure, and affordable energy future. In this context, identify the potential and opportunities for utilizing hydrogen-based technologies. What are the challenges that need to be addressed to fulfill the potential?
Hydrogen-based energy production makes use of hydrogen fuel cells by electrochemical reactions to generate heat & energy. Potential and opportunities for utilizing Hydrogen energy: Source of clean energy – Hydrogen emits no greenhouse gases, unlike other fuels like coal and petroleum. Widely available – Hydrogen is abundant in nature and therefore a sustainable source of ..
India has joined the rank of elite nations like the UK and Norway as the Union Government unveiled the establishment of a National Data Repository for the upstream sector. It was announced by Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan during his appearance at the DG Carbons Roadshow programme in Abu Dhabi. What is the National Data ..
In recent times, India has woken up to the problem of trying to manage an array of different ministries and departments when it comes to the energy sector. What is the issue? India has five different ministries, along with a multitude of different regulators, which govern the energy sector. We have different ministries each for ..