Subject Selected

Subject Selected
S.No. Name of the Subject Ministry/Department Being Considered by Main Committee or a Sub Committee Remarks
1 1) Review of Electricity Act – 2003. 2) Restructuring of State DISCOMs and financial assistance/utilities to improve their functional efficiency – A Review. 3) Measures to check AT&C losses. 4) Ensuring 24X7 power supply in India : Review of current status and planning for the future. 5) Fuel linkages and energy pricing for upcoming conventional power plants. 6) An overview of Power Generation and its comparative cost, AT&C losses, per capita consumption and viability of the sector in developed countries – Scope for cooperation with them. 7) Power Projects – Land Acquisition and Environment Clearances. POWER Main Committee
2 1) Need for a long term Renewable Energy policy and legal reforms. 2) Energy Access in India : Review of current status and role of Renewable Energy. 3) Research, Design and Development an Technological advancement – its usage in Renewable energy Sector with special reference to Solar, Wind, Tidal and Geo Thermal areas etc. 4) Tardy pace of the development of Solar Energy in the country. 5) Optimum utilization of available non-conventional sources of energy need for a thrust. 6) Encouraging local Renewable Energy manufacturing base in India. NEW AND RENEWABLE ENERGY Main Committee
3 Viability, Performance and Status of power projects with special reference to power scenario in the country following cancellation of coal blocks POWER Main Committee