Electricity sector in India policy and regulation

Power shortage may very well be one of the major bottlenecks threatening the economic growth of India. Thus power, and particularly electricity, assumes top priority in maintaining a stable growth rate and ensuring energy security. After almost 10 years since the enactment of the Electricity Act, 20...

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Main Author: Kumar, Alok
Other Authors: Chatterjee, S. K.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New Delhi Oxford University Press 2012, 2012
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Power shortage may very well be one of the major bottlenecks threatening the economic growth of India. Thus power, and particularly electricity, assumes top priority in maintaining a stable growth rate and ensuring energy security. After almost 10 years since the enactment of the Electricity Act, 2003 (a major landmark in second generation reforms), this book reviews the reform process and undertakes a detailed analysis of electricity policy, regulation, and performance, and comprehensively covers power infrastructure and management in India
Physical Description:1 online resource ill
ISBN:9780199082063