Browsing: Energy

For a water-abundant, power deficit state, energy crisis is seen as the major handicap in the socio-economic developmental deficit. This section offers a detailed narrative of the potential, the assets, the history, the players and the policymaking on the crucial front.

Energy
Shift The Mindset

Directly involved in power management in J&K since 2002, J&K’s Finance Minister Dr Haseeb A Drabu has restored dichotomy in…

Commodities
Wheeling Energy

Baglihar has two separate systems for energy transmission and both are efficiently working, reports Riyaz ul Khaliq Even as weak…

Energy
Consolidate Now

Baglihar is the game changer in J&K’s energy sector but the gain would go down the drain if the policymakers…

Energy
Throttling Rattle

Omar Abdullah government innovated tariff-based bidding and gave Rattle for implementation on the lowest ever prospective tariff. More than two…

Energy
A Transformer’s Tale

In a small hamlet in North Kashmir’s Zainagair area called Botingoo village, an erratic electric transformer ends up uniting the…

Energy
Rattling Ratle

At a time when return of two NHPC owned power projects is being debated at the highest level, water abundant,…

Energy
Breakthrough

Last week witnessed two major happenings in the energy sector. While the Delhi owned NHPC completed its tunnel for the…

Energy
Lighting Up Lives

Being a power deficit state despite generating enough to light up the valley, people are opting for alternatives. Rahiba R…

Energy
Consolidating The Empire

As Kashmir is witnessing unprecedented load shedding, the NHPC is consolidating its empire in the state. With the Uri-II in…

Energy
Indigenous Power

At a time when hydel power generation in the state is exclusively NHPC’s baby, a local player has shown a…

Energy
Primary Energy Primer

Kashmir’s energy deficit is a major public concern and the ongoing outages are a sort of rare summer crisis, especially…

Energy The Jury: Members of the International Court of Arbitration at The Hague which is adjudging the dipsute between India and Pakistan over Kishanganga power project in Gurez.
Kishanganga: United In Loss

They fought over “reasonable hospitality”, confidentiality issues and could not write a joint report to a joint inspection of the…

Energy After decades of state government's efforts to develop micro projects to manage local needs, New Delhi interviened and managed most of the problem in a single stroke -- Photo:Bilal Bahadur
Enlightened Shangri La

Arid Ladakh desert frozen at -20 degree Celsius is enjoying an uninterrupted power supply round the clock, a historic first…

Energy
Powerlessly Energetic Era

Rationing and frequent outages is order of the day in Kashmir valley but these do not define the energy futures…

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