The objective of these guidelines is to provide a framework for procurement of wind power through a transparent process of bidding including standardisation of the process and defining of roles and responsibilities of various stakeholders.

Promotion of competition in the electricity industry in India is one of the key objectives of the Electricity Act, 2003 (‘Act’). Power purchase costs constitute the largest cost element for distribution licensees.

Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal and New and Renewable Energy released Report of the Technical Committee on Large Scale Integration of Renewable Energy, Need for Balancing, Deviation Settlement Mechanism (DSM) and associated issues.

The Union Cabinet in its meeting held on 20th January 2016 has approved the proposal of the Ministry of Power for amendments in the Tariff Policy. For the first time a holistic view of the power sector has been taken and comprehensive amendments have been made in the Tariff Policy 2006.

Note for the CCEA on amending Mega Power Policy 2009 for Provisional Mega Power projects.

The Union power ministry has proposed amending the Electricity Act 2003 and has sought comments, suggestions and opinion on the draft amendments in Electricity Act 2003 till Nov 15, 2013.

This bill by the Union Ministry of Power aims to ensure that the state governments are responsible for the financial and operational turn around and long term sustainability of the state-owned distribution licensee and provide adequate electricity supply to consumers.

This roadmap released by the India Ministry of Power outlines how the country intends to leverage emerging smart grid technologies to transform its power sector.

Bangladesh government has decided to lay the foundation stone of Rampal Thermal Power Plant in Bagerhat near Sundarbans on Oct 22, ignoring the environmental activists widespread opposition. Download and read the final EIA report of the controversial coal-based power plant, the joint venture of BPDB and NTPC Ltd., India under the name of Bangladesh-India Friendship Power Company.

The Planning Commission constituted the Working Group on Power to formulate the programme for development of the power sector during the 12th Plan. Since its constitution in March 2011, the Working Group held three meetings on 20th