Rural Electrification Corporation

Director (Technical)

Director (Technical) is a member of the Board of Directors and reports to the Chairman and Managing Director. He is responsible for achieving business targets, identifying business opportunities, marketing financial products and services for the Company, providing technical and commercial guidance in appraisal of projects being funded by the Corporation. He shall also be responsible […]

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IIM-Tiruchi’s 2 MW Solar Plant Rings in Savings For Institute

The Indian Institute of Management, Tiruchirapalli (Tiruchi) inaugurated its 2 MW solar plant early this month. With this, the country’s 11th IIM became the first to have such a large scale solar plant to power its campus. Started in 2011, IIM-Tiruchi took support from the Rural Electrification Corporation Limited (REC) by securing a ₹ 14.2 […]

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Rural Electrification Corporation Posts Q4 Profit Rise of 50%

The REC’s total income increased to Rs 6,685.90 crore in the March quarter, compared with Rs 5,948.09 crore a year ago. State-owned Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) posted around 50 percent jump in standalone net profit to Rs 1,256.13 crore in the March 2019 quarter, mainly on the back of higher income. The company’s standalone net […]

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CCEA Approves Sale of Govt’s 52.63% Stake in REC to PFC

It may also allow for cheaper fund raising with increase in bargaining power for the combined entity. The Cabinet has provided its ‘In Principle’ approval for the strategic sale of the government’s existing 52.63 percent total paid-up equity shareholding in Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) to Power Finance Corporation (PFC). The government said in a notification […]

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REC Pledges $1 Million Contribution Towards International Solar Alliance

In presence of the Power Minister R K Singh, REC’s Director (Technical) S K Gupta and other senior officials from the two organizations, the REC Chairman and Managing Director P V Ramesh handed over the cheque to Interim Director General of ISA Upendra Tripathy. Rural Electrification Corporation, (REC) a state-run power sector financier has announced […]

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