LED Industry in India India’s quiet but impactful revolution in energy efficiency through government LED bulb subsidies – LED price reduced by 75% in just 7 months The new Indian government has made some tremendous positive changes in the energy sector, despite deep rooted structural issues. While the renewable energy changes with strong support towards […]

India’s energy sector is set to become the center of world growth, accounting for over 25% of the world’s incremental energy demand in the next 25 years and will eclipse all other countries. India will require more than $100 billion in energy investments every year, as hundreds of millions of people gain access to modern […]

The new face of India’s Energy sector India’s energy sector has been the star performer under the new Modi government. Though the new government has unleashed a host of policies such as Make in India, Digital India etc., the most progress has been seen in the energy sector. Electricity supply has become surplus in many […]

India’s power sector has been troubled in the last few years due to a variety of issues. One has been the supply and pricing of fuel. While gas supply has fizzled out, coal pricing had become too high for the power companies to meet their obligations of supplying electricity at the contracted rates. The distribution […]

UDAY – Another Power Sector reform in India India recently restructured its massively sick power distribution sector for a 3rd time in the last 12 years. This sector has been chronically sick, with debt of more than $50 billion and causing a lot of concern for the overall electricity industry in India. The distribution companies […]

The Indian distribution utilities which are mainly owned by the state governments have been perennially sick, due to the misguided policies followed since a long time. Electricity is a dole which political parties give to the electorate for winning votes. Free power to farmers and extremely low tariffs for the weaker sections have ruined the […]