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Our news repository will showcase the latest information on regulatory and policy changes, technology in transmission, information on our projects and our impact through our work.

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Can centre achieve its target of installing 175 GW of renewable energy by 2022? Here's what experts have to say

10-Dec-2018

Renewable source of energy can provide more power in much less cost than new coal-powered power plants in India, and it costs more to run 62 percent of the country's coal capacity than to build new renewable power generation facilities, according to a new study.

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India needs $80-bn investment in power transmission within 5 years

29-Nov-2018

Private sector giant Sterlite PowerTransmission Ltd is bullish on new business opportunities in the transmission space. The country needs a whopping $50-80 billion investment over the next five years alone to fill the gap that exists in the availability of world-class power transmissioninfrastructure, Managing Director and Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Pratik Agarwaltells ETEnergyworld in an exclusive interview.

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Sterlite Power SPV raises Rs 3,000 cr via bonds

28-Nov-2018

Sterlite Power said its special purpose vehicle NRSS XXIX Transmission has raised Rs 3,000 crore through bonds on BSE BOND platform.

"On November 27, 2018, NRSS XXIX Transmission Limited successfully raised Rs 3,000 crores by issuing bonds on private placement basis using the same platform," a company statement said.

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Achieving 24x7 Affordable Power For All Depends On Robust T&D Networks

23-Nov-2018

Power transmission is a crucial component in the power sector and is as essential as power generation. While generation has come up well in India, reliable and cost-efficient delivery of power is the critical element that must be addressed. Mr. Pratik Agarwal, Group CEO, Sterlite Power, one of India’s largest private developers of power transmission infrastructure, in a special interview with Infraline Plus, says, transmission plays a key role in making power accessible and affordable for all.

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InvITs: Game Changer For Infrastructure Financing In India

23-Nov-2018

IndiGrid is the first Infrastructure Investment Trust (“InvIT”) established to own power transmission assets in India. IndiGrid owns 16 independent revenue-generating elements, including 13 transmission lines of 3,360 ckms and 3 substations of 7,000 MVA capacity across 9 states in India. We believe that access to reliable power is a fundamental right as it is the lifeline of human productivity and ingenuity.

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