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Anupam Chatterjee @anupam_toko New Delhi/Asansol

To eat or not tweet, that is the question. Journalist @FinancialXpress. Power, Oil, Coal and Renewable Energy. Former @livemint, @Reuters. Posts are mine alone.

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Joined Twitter 12/22/12


@bijliabhinav The states are getting very selective about what kind of data they want to reveal...While the govt did not cite industrial slowdown, electricity consumption has been falling in the last three months… https://t.co/4hyUpcyCfl
11/21
2019
@shravansampath Petrol is rising though :)Overall consumption of petroleum products fell 1.5% in October, with diesel demand falling 7.4%. Lower fuel consump… https://t.co/fhpNbY39bq
11/20
2019
@RitamSenLyrics Mondir mosjid to tax et takay hochhe na :) @nandi555 Guaranteed supply comes at a cost probably :)In his letter to PM Modi, AP CM Reddy had stated 'the effective cost of wind power was coming to Rs 5.94/unit as th… https://t.co/qrv9bhMM5r
11/19
2019
@bijliabhinav Agreeing to disagree :) @bijliabhinav He has been sacked :) #goodnews
11/14
2019
@laurimyllyvirta @kabira_tweeting @Sunil_S_Dahiya @nandi555 Congratulations @kabira_tweeting @Sunil_S_Dahiya @nandi555 @laurimyllyvirta Donno about November... It has been dropping since Augu… https://t.co/s40r4tRE6o @Sunil_S_Dahiya @nandi555 @laurimyllyvirta @kabira_tweeting @TheWireScience @CarbonBrief @MinOfPower All these argu… https://t.co/e5K4LCs8eA @laurimyllyvirta @nandi555 @kabira_tweeting @Sunil_S_Dahiya @TheWireScience @CarbonBrief Doesn't make sense.. Apple to Adani comparison @laurimyllyvirta @kabira_tweeting @Sunil_S_Dahiya @nandi555 @TheWireScience @CarbonBrief Overseas... As usual, indi… https://t.co/OPbcze4WHm @laurimyllyvirta @kabira_tweeting @Sunil_S_Dahiya @nandi555 @TheWireScience @CarbonBrief Unreliable... Storage cost… https://t.co/ZYJbCQVyWw @nandi555 @laurimyllyvirta @kabira_tweeting @Sunil_S_Dahiya @TheWireScience @CarbonBrief I meant reliable power...… https://t.co/GuxSkILRJN @kabira_tweeting Elaborated as much as time could permit my friend... Don't mean to fight but only have a rational argument :) Cheers @laurimyllyvirta @kabira_tweeting @Sunil_S_Dahiya @nandi555 @TheWireScience @CarbonBrief * I am specifically talkin… https://t.co/up53oGWSUK @laurimyllyvirta @kabira_tweeting @Sunil_S_Dahiya @nandi555 @TheWireScience @CarbonBrief Which data are you talking… https://t.co/zQ2bHQIhhn @nandi555 @kabira_tweeting @Sunil_S_Dahiya @TheWireScience @laurimyllyvirta @CarbonBrief Unreliable renewables sabo… https://t.co/LfRFd9x8A7 @kabira_tweeting @Sunil_S_Dahiya @nandi555 @TheWireScience @laurimyllyvirta @CarbonBrief Plus, there is no mention… https://t.co/q9IBffrkZC @kabira_tweeting @Sunil_S_Dahiya @nandi555 @TheWireScience @laurimyllyvirta @CarbonBrief renewable energy generatio… https://t.co/CFo8MBxpOD
11/12
2019
@nandi555 @Sunil_S_Dahiya @kabira_tweeting @TheWireScience @laurimyllyvirta @CarbonBrief Would have loved to... But… https://t.co/fOnBHfY7oZ @JuBoS_ @Bangla_Pokkho @arinbasu @RajadityaSarkar @Dipanjan_A @ananyac80655993 @charpita054 @tctithi414 Boy akar law @Sunil_S_Dahiya @nandi555 @kabira_tweeting @TheWireScience @laurimyllyvirta @CarbonBrief Very superficial and misleading...According to the Central Electricity Authority, PLF of the coal based stations is likely to come down to around 56.… https://t.co/Y6Hyu2x3p7
11/10
2019
@ofdacuf :) @joyjeetdas Darun manush chhilen jodio...Instead of their current role of “being the bulwark of supply”, coal-based power plants’ “new role will be akin to… https://t.co/nSYVixkVyvTo confront “challenging times ahead”, the country's largest oil company's possible action points include reviewing… https://t.co/ciVZ2Pm0aoHPCL received lower returns from its refinery operations as the firm earned only $2.83 from selling every barrel of… https://t.co/dLe7fvZE5vRevenue from the transmission segment decreased by Rs 297.4 crore due to change in minimum alternate tax (MAT) from… https://t.co/09AeoicyzD
11/8
2019
Edelweiss Securties estimates a cost benefit of about Rs 500 crore per annum for JSPL from lower coal costs, potent… https://t.co/QpxVr0OM4Q
11/6
2019
@vishalkapoor91 Urja provides/d avg hours of outage sir :) Also historical data in NPP is very difficult to access...The largest state-owned oil refining and marketing company in India expects that if a major oil firm takes over BPC… https://t.co/ztpRuawvWZThough electricity generation has fallen since August, it is not immediately known if this has led to higher durati… https://t.co/d97GmfPoTCState had lost significant revenue as the mine was not operating for last 5 years since deallocation of coal blocks… https://t.co/2UDL5CR9l3
11/5
2019
@rkmediratta @AmitShah Very unwelcome polarising post from someone of your stature sir.The govt said in Feb that contractors bidding for category 2 and 3 blocks—which are unexplored and without much geo… https://t.co/twaUIjicPu
11/2
2019
@Jain_chandresh_ "Interesting, though elementary" :)Apart from inventory losses stemming from fall in global oil prices, Indian Oil also received lower returns from it… https://t.co/zcARfyv5V0
11/1
2019
The figures however are not congruous with the numbers provided by the government. Power minister RK Singh recently… https://t.co/hziigt5hCAApart from the two planned refuelling outages, the 1,000 MW unit 1 of the Kudankulam had to be shut down on six occ… https://t.co/SlqGQf0jP7
10/31
2019
Fin-min had flagged that “significant quantum of un-spent (govt fund) balances are lying with pvt sector banks” and… https://t.co/jEkguX4JxV
10/30
2019
@rohitreads @shreya_jai @YuvrajPPathak @CoalIndiaHQ Since it's under gaon jangal jameen, govt can't afford to do th… https://t.co/2ZVAe6DPNhMajor solar tenders have remained under-subscribed recently with issues such as irregular payments, land acquisitio… https://t.co/HWvpEYH2Jb
10/29
2019
The plan was set into motion after Narendra Modi highlighted the renewable energy potential of the Pakistan-border… https://t.co/5jG29v8se4 @taskarthik1 @FinancialXpress @narendramodi Plans are on... Transmission costs would be very high making such elect… https://t.co/qBnZX4uRMV
10/28
2019
Inexperienced Chinese govt backed firm only winner as players stayed out... 'uncertainties stemming from Andhra's d… https://t.co/V5ttS6vpI4
10/26
2019
However, half the production came from two coal mines whose licences were not cancelled by the Supreme Court in its… https://t.co/s1k9GMEWfL @KarthikGanesan6 True... If there's no bread, why don't they have cakes
10/25
2019
Cost overrun and delays have increased the estimated tariff of electricity from the first unit made with indigenous… https://t.co/Q9ABgfWFvcThe policy for granting authorisation for retail fuel supply has been revised after 17 years. The policy changes in… https://t.co/SSfzmfgxxT
10/24
2019
Cash-strapped discoms curtail power procurement from renewable energy sources as, thanks to legacy PPAs with therma… https://t.co/yKP9TWZ8xH
10/23
2019
@SaritasinghET @JaideepMukherji @smartpowerorg @Anjaligarg7Garg @IFC_SouthAsia @IFC_org How does one stop the inter… https://t.co/hbGjk3GJBZ @nandi555 double digit coal power? that too, not from spot market? who? who? who?! @nandi555 The same discom also buys renewable energy at double digit rates... Just saying :)In spite of 5% discount on power bills, prepaid meters had to be removed from courts and health centres due to the… https://t.co/CaPltUFkoE
10/22
2019
@FeignShourie sections of the media... maybe the larger section, but a section nevertheless @rohitreads As toi reported... Ironically, that New York night club has also shut down :DAll these happened while the Puri scion reportedly spent $11,43,980 in a single night at a night club called Provoc… https://t.co/fgbwt04ye8
10/20
2019
India's costly and complex three-stage nuclear plan was chalked out in the 50s, when it was thought there would be… https://t.co/zr8fr7XY7FBHEL shares had hit a 52-week low of Rs 41.35 on Wednesday, as the company battled through tough times stemming fro… https://t.co/Aw8eiRL2WQ
10/19
2019
@Pritish_raj Cheers brotherAs incremental power demand is being met by the rising renewable energy capacities (which are unreliable), coal pow… https://t.co/kDryveKnorIn the new model, the state-run discoms are expected to improve their liquidity conditions as they would receive th… https://t.co/QtP50BDEQ0
10/17
2019
Echoing what the Indian energy ministers said, Mohammed Barkindo, secretary general, Opec, stated: “Unfortunately,… https://t.co/OkqcokejlK
10/16
2019
Patrick Pouyanne, CEO, Total, said the company “has bigger ambitious plans in renewable energy (in India) as well,… https://t.co/iK35duqxtb
10/15
2019
@Pritish_raj (For the sake of triggering twitter quarrel) This guy gave up Indian citizenship but continues to regu… https://t.co/EWKHLfUdncDue to the ₹1,500 cr invested by NTPC to ensure smooth rail connectivity from its Pakri Barwadih mines 1,100 km awa… https://t.co/HWVxpdHrFZ
10/14
2019
“We cannot increase jobs in the power industry unless we open up the distribution sector and allow more companies t… https://t.co/whcdAiRrg8
10/12
2019
@ashishfernandes @nandi555 @krishnandeepak1 Nope :) @nandi555 @krishnandeepak1 Rs 1 unit per hour is not cheap by any standards or comparison in the Indian context...… https://t.co/ezN5N9N4JP @krishnandeepak1 It reiterated various other such estimates, including that of the central electricity authority
10/11
2019
Kevin Cogo, who leads GE Steam Power’s rotating equipment product line globally and Prashant Jain, managing directo… https://t.co/n21QmVRwjoThe pace of adding renewable capacities already slowed down in FY19, adding 8.6 giga-watt against 11.3 GW and 11.8… https://t.co/ZtW1VJX0UH
10/10
2019
@sahaprd @MorningContext Choice between starving today vs choking tomorrow
10/9
2019
@175GW_IndiaRenw @FinancialXpress Thanks for pointing the mu/bu error sir...Economic slowdown, extended monsoons or mandatory payment security mechanism for private generators: What made powe… https://t.co/MglOjZIayT
10/8
2019
Hi @Uber , @Uber_Support This person, driving a Swift Dzire tried to abduct my sister today & then sped up on DND f… https://t.co/HiwXYF2uPN
Retweeted by Anupam Chatterjee @dtptraffic @Krspraveen Why would the car owner have to do the running around for your false claims? Would you pay… https://t.co/qdavpInG3U @pagarwal1982 @nandi555 That'd be a game changer... The current battery price of Rs 1/unit/hour is literally untouc… https://t.co/kIbwgXFqaA @ManishB88502882 @shreya_jai @FinancialXpress We need to see how the central govt deals with the two states. Will i… https://t.co/fnqr6Qho8P @nandi555 @rohitreads Agreed... But the argument would turn a different turn which I do want to take on Twitter :)… https://t.co/yn824vNv0q @rohitreads @nandi555 Totally... Vilifying coal plants will only upset the smooth transition to increase renewables in the basket... @nandi555 Re cost, as per your figures, would be 4.5 + fixed cost of already contracted capacities... Which can res… https://t.co/dEuw07WHwZ @prateekddun Total losses of all discoms vs losses of the ones from 16 states which participated in comprehensive Uday mechanism...Even as the Uday states managed to pay Rs1,299 crore against the requirement of Rs1,602 crore in FY18, when they we… https://t.co/eP2ToPB98O
10/7
2019
About 53% work has been done in the 500 MW project, originally scheduled for commissioning in 2012, by Lanco Energy… https://t.co/VvoMY9sIbt
10/5
2019
@ashishfernandes @nandi555 And starving as well... @ashishfernandes Not really... As explained earlier by the Arvind Subramanian... Agreed the choice of the way to di… https://t.co/qsyZBgq37aIn line with the current government’s predisposition for flamboyant acronyms, Prakash stands for ‘Power Rail Koyla… https://t.co/90mZ7ZuKef @chanmeet1 @shreya_jai @FinancialXpress Not really... @nandi555 @ashishfernandes Companies are actually putting in technologies to triple up ramp rates... Costs have dif… https://t.co/2gvV9MHrmb @PriyaSanjay The state has stopped procuring power from these plantsThe BPCL stake sale would also increase its refinancing risk as it will require it to redeem $1.7 billion of outsta… https://t.co/wKljPXfVjJTerming the natural gas price reductions as “credit negative” for ONGC, Moody’s, however, said that it “will have a… https://t.co/gObUUCbrWw @ramansrikanth @ThomasASpencer @FinancialXpress True! But the problem is, Andhra Pradesh is calling spade a spade w… https://t.co/TFvnn92GIh @ashishfernandes That would be grossly oversimplifying, at the risk of obliterating reality. To integrate renewable… https://t.co/vceXTJJ5lU
10/4
2019
@chandsethu Or, misplaced sense of cleanliness (read swachh bharat) can be equally injurious :D
10/3
2019

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