Power Utility

26 Jan 12
Thailand has made tepid progress in weaning itself from its inordinate reliance on fossil fuels.
24 Jan 12
The first unit of Neyveli Lignite 's Barsingsar thermal power station with a capacity of 125 MW  has started commercial operations....
24 Jan 12
Unusually harsh Arctic conditions where most of the rivers for Himachal Pradesh's hydropower generation originate have made further pulled...
24 Jan 12
Goldwind bought two 10-megawatt wind farms in Montana to showcase its equipment and has taken orders in seven other U.S.
23 Jan 12
Tepco may sell or invite outside investments for its older fossil fuel-fired power plants.
22 Jan 12
Sembcorp Industries has signed an MOU to explore the feasibility of developing a 1,200 megawatt coal-fired power plant in Dung Quat Economic...
19 Jan 12
Nuclear power in Japan faces its moment of truth.
18 Jan 12
The Beijing-based firm recently began operations in southeastern Cambodia with a generating capacity of 194 megawatts.
18 Jan 12
The massive wind farm will have an installed capacity of 300 megawatts.
16 Jan 12
China expects its third-generation nuclear reactors to come online by 2013 notwithstanding misgivings about their safety.
16 Jan 12
The Xianrendong Wind Farm Project located in Lufeng of Yunnan Province has been offcially approved by the Yunnan Development and Reform...
15 Jan 12
Vietnam is determined to build its first nuclear power plant to avert an impending and serious shortfall in electrical power.
13 Jan 12
Moser Baer has installed a 5MW solar farm, equivalent to powering 70,000 households, covering an area of 60 acres in Tinwari, Jodhpur district,...
13 Jan 12
Asian solar stocks surged on a spate of good news about results and prospects worldwide.
12 Jan 12
Tepco is not considering selling any power plants to compensate victims of its Fukushima Daiichi nuclear facility.
12 Jan 12
Tepco bumped up its gas use plans to a fresh record high to make up for lost nuclear output after the destruction of its Fukushima Daiichi plant...
12 Jan 12
Wärtsilä has been awarded two contracts to supply power plant generating equipment to Bangladesh.
11 Jan 12
India expects to conduct a systems test on its 500 MW Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor in September.
11 Jan 12
China is building its largest intertidal wind farm in Rudong county, Jiangsu province.
10 Jan 12
The State Agency for Alternative & Renewable Energy is preparing a draft state strategy to be completed in about six months.
9 Jan 12
The Adani Group has commissioned what is being touted as India’s largest solar power plant after a build process that took only five...
9 Jan 12
China intends to increase the electricity it derives from wind power by 25 times to 1,000GW.
8 Jan 12
 Azure Power has commissioned its third solar plant, located in Rajasthan, in just under two years.
7 Jan 12
The Three Gorges Power Plant generated 78.29 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity in 2011.
7 Jan 12
PN expects to generate an additional 135 megawatts of electricity from its three geothermal power plants that are set to go online this year....
7 Jan 12
The State Grid Corporation of China's profit increased 18 percent year-on-year in 2011 on stronger business revenues.
5 Jan 12
Thailand's Delta Electronics aims to boost sales by 10 percent this year to $1.3 billion with new products, inlcuding those for solar energy...
4 Jan 12
ABB has booked an order worth more than Rs.
4 Jan 12
NTPC has signed a PPA with Madhya Pradesh Power Trading Company for supplying electricity from a 50MW solar plant, based in Rajgarh.
4 Jan 12
India’s Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission is bound to achieve 20 GW until 2022.
4 Jan 12
In July 2011 Asian Power posted an article I wrote on the new paradigm for utility information security where you should assume your information...
4 Jan 12
Reliance Power is in talks with Shell to jointly set up a LNG terminal to secure supplies for its gas-fired power plant.
3 Jan 12
Tata Power Ltd, India’s largest integrated power utility, has confirmed its buy out of the 51% stake owned by BP Alternative Energy...
3 Jan 12
China intends to triple the amount of electricity generated from solar energy despite its pricey cost.
3 Jan 12
China’s second largest solar panel maker offered $31.3m to buy the German company.
2 Jan 12
For many people the word “Mindanao” conjures up pictures of beaches, terrorists, or more recently, terrible flooding and loss of...
2 Jan 12
The high capital costs associated with solar power mean that it has been prohibitively expensive for many countries in Asia Pacific which,...
2 Jan 12
The company's original proposal in Hong Kong was for a 9.2% increase.
30 Dec 11
Perusahaan Listrik Negara will operate three new coal-fired power plants in Banten.
28 Dec 11
Lack of clarity regarding coal supplies forced Adani Power to put its plans for capacity expansion of 6,500 megawatts on hold.