3 record(s) found in 'November 2010'
- Mr Saurabh
- The Financial Express, 15 November 2010
The franchisee system in power distribution has not taken off despite provision for central financial assistance. Out of 1,61,373 villages where Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojana (RGGVY) funds have been utilised, only 42% villages operate through a franchisee system. Individuals were included in the distribution sector as franchisees to...
- Dr R K Pachauri
- The Times of India, 15 November 2010
To write about other aspects of India's foreign policy in the wake of US President Barack Obama's visit may appear odd. But India has undoubtedly become a favoured destination for many world leaders with positive perceptions about its role in global affairs as it moves ahead economically. India still faces serious challenges in its relations with...
- Dr Leena Srivastava
- The Financial Express, 1 November 2010
Investment is a key growth constraint of the Indian power sector. However, going by the response to Coal India's IPO, the market seems to be flushed with funds. It is not clear why financial closure of power projects remains such a big challenge. The answer probably lies in the framework conditions that govern the sector. ...