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

A brief detail on the findings of the results of the climate change, findings of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and the likely effects, which may impact the energy scenario has been mentioned In the context of, Energy Security for the Eastern Himalayan States of India, the methodology adopted by the Sub Group for addressing

Renewable energy sources, which afford several benefits like reduction in greenhouse gas emissions, sustainability in the context of decreasing global reserves of fossil fuels, suitability in meeting diffused and decentralized needs will play a critical role in the future economic growth of our country.

The Ministry of Power (MOP) and Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) were tasked to prepare the implementation plan for the National Mission on Enhanced Energy Efficiency (NMEEE). NMEEE spelt out the following four new initiatives to enhance energy efficiency, in addition to the programmes on energy efficiency being pursued by MOP and BEE.

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