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Payments crunch pushes Indian power producers to brink of default

21-Jun-2018

 

    Soon after succeeding his brother at the helm of Indian construction group Lanco, L Madhusudhan Rao spotted an opportunity that looked too good to miss.

India’s 2003 Electricity Act was a landmark in the liberalising reform drive that began a decade before, turbocharging the coal-fired power sector by abolishing a burdensome licensing regime.

Mr Rao’s Lanco was quick to take advantage. Over the next few years, it borrowed heavily to set up a string of power plants scattered across the nation.

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Make power supply a fundamental right

19-Jun-2018

Lack of reliable electricity supply is one of the biggest hurdles for socio-economic development of the nation
Imagine a life without electricity. The world comes to a standstill as the sun goes down. No engine to fire transportation. No television. No internet. No mobile phone. Health services are affected. And then there is our primal fear of darkness.

That is the reality that more than a quarter of India’s population has long lived with. But light may gradually be entering their dark, dismal existence.

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ENTREVISTA-Indiana Sterlite quer até US$4 bi em projetos de energia no Brasil até 2022

19-May-2018

SÃO PAULO (Reuters) - O grupo indiano Sterlite Power, que no ano passado arrematou concessões para construir linhas de transmissão de energia no Brasil que devem demandar 1 bilhão de dólares, avalia multiplicar por quatro o volume de investimentos em projetos no país em cerca de quatro anos, disse à Reuters o presidente global da companhia.

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English version - Sterlite Power wants to up $ 4 billion in energy projects by 2022 in Brazil

19-May-2018

The Indian group Sterlite Power, which last year won concessions to build power transmission lines in Brazil that are expected to demand US $ 1 billion, estimates it will multiply by four the volume of investments in projects in the country in about four years, the company's global president told Reuters.

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Sterlite Grid issues Rs 925-crore bond

15-Jan-2018

Sterlite Grid Power Ventures Limited launched Rs 925 crore non-convertible debentures, marking it to be the first bond issuance by a private power transmission company in the country.

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