Power & Energy

Power/Electricity is one of the most important components of infrastructure, affecting economic growth and well being of nations. Our country is the fifth largest producer and consumer of electricity in the world after US, China, Japan and Russia. The Planning Commission’s 12th Plan shows that total domestic energy production would reach about 669.6 million tonnes of oil equivalent (MTOE) by 2016–17 and 844 MTOE by 2021–22. Indian solar installations are forecast to be approximately 1,000 megawatt (MW) in 2014, according to Mercom Capital Group, a global n clean energy communications and consulting firm.