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About Sampath Krishna

Sampath KrishnaSampath has been part of the Mercom India research and news team since the company’s inception. He currently oversees all data and research relating to news published on the MercomIndia.com platform. Sampath received his Bachelor’s of Commerce Degree from Kuvempu University and Post Graduate Diploma in Management, from Indira Gandhi National Open University. More articles from Sampath Krishna.

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MES

MES Tenders a 3 MW Solar Project at Ezhimala, Kerala

Military Engineering Services (MES) has tendered a 3 MW solar project to be developed at Ezhimala in Kerala. The bid-submission deadline is August 7, 2017. The scope of work includes, ...
SPV Project

Hutti Gold Mines Tenders a 14 MW Solar Project on EPC Basis

The Hutti Gold Mines Company Limited, a Government of Karnataka enterprise, tendered a 14 MW solar project to be developed at Hutti Gold Mines premises in Raichur, Karnataka. This is ...
SBI World Band Rooftop Solar India

NALCO Tenders 50 MW Solar Project

The National Aluminum Company Limited (NALCO) tendered a 50 MW solar project on Engineering Procurement and Construction basis (EPC) to be developed in any state in India. The bid-submission deadline ...
Solar Project

BHEL to Develop 15 MW Solar Project for GACL at Charanka in Gujarat

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) will develop a 15 MW solar project for Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Limited (GACL) at Charanka in Gujarat. The Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) order was ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
PGCIL

PGCIL Commissions 400 kV Lucknow-Kanpur Transmission Line

The Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL) has commissioned the 400 kV DC Lucknow-Kanpur transmission line with associated bays in Lucknow. The Indian Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, dedicated ...
/ / Grid, T&D
SECI 750 MW

SECI Tenders 750 MW of Solar at the Bhadla Solar Park to Leverage ISTS Waiver

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has tendered a total of 750 MW of solar at the Bhadla Solar Park in Rajasthan, following the inter-state transmission (ISTS) waiver which ...
solar panel

NTPC Commissions 225 MW of Solar at Mandsaur in Madhya Pradesh

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has commissioned 225 MW of solar out of the 250 MW solar project being developed at Mandsaur in Madhya Pradesh. The state-run power generator ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
TANGEDCO Wind

TANGEDCO Tenders 500 MW of Wind to Meet RPO

The Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) tendered 500 MW of wind. The bid-submission deadline is July 18, 2017. The TANGEDCO will sign 25-year power purchase agreements (PPAs) with ...
/ / Other, Wind
wind project

GUVNL Tenders 500 MW of Wind in Gujarat to Meet RPO

The Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) tendered 500 MW of wind to be installed across the state of Gujarat. The bid-submission deadline is July 10, 2017. The GUVNL has ...
/ / Other, Wind
wind turbines

NTPC Tenders 250 MW of Wind

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) tendered 250 MW of wind to be developed across the states of Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, and Madhya Pradesh in India. The bid-submission deadline ...
/ / Other, Wind
Ground- Mounted

Jamia Millia Islamia Tenders a 2.25 MW (AC) Solar Project

Jamia Millia Islamia, a reputed government college, tendered a 2.25 MW (AC) solar project to be developed on RESCO mode at Jamia Millia Islamia University premises in Delhi. Bid-submission deadline ...
Rooftop Solar Project

Madhya Pradesh Madhya Kshetra Vidyut Vitaran Tenders 10 MW of Rooftop Solar

The Madhya Pradesh Madhya Kshetra Vidyut Vitaran (MPMKVVCL) has tendered 10 MW of rooftop solar to be developed in the state of Madhya Pradesh. The rooftop solar projects will be ...
Vikram Solar Project

NTPC Commissions 117 MW of Solar at Mandsaur Solar Project in Madhya Pradesh

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) commissioned 117 MW of solar out of the 250 MW being developed at Mandsaur in Madhya Pradesh. The state-run power generator stated in a ...
WBSEDCL Tenders 10 MW Solar Project at Bagmundi, West Bengal

WBSEDCL Tenders 10 MW Solar Project at Bagmundi, West Bengal

The West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (WBSEDCL) tendered a 10 MW solar project to be developed at Anta and Saridi block in Bagmundi district of West Bengal. The ...
Wind Power

SECI Tenders 1,000 MW of ISTS-Connected Wind Projects Under Tranche-II

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) tendered 1,000 MW of Interstate Transmission System (ISTS)-connected wind power projects under Tranche-II. The bid-submission deadline is July 14, 2017. The SECI will ...
/ / Other, Wind
grid

Power Grid Plans Capital Expenditure of Rs.250 Billion (~$3.87 Billion) for FY2017-18

The Power Grid Corporation (PGCIL), a state run transmission and distribution company, has planned a capital expenditure of Rs.250 billion (~$3.87 billion) for FY2017-18. The company has reported a 22 ...
/ / Grid, Utilities
Solar Modules

EESL Issues Tender to Procure 300 MW of Solar Modules to Power Pump Sets

The Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), a Joint Venture company of Public Sector Units of Ministry of Power and Government of India, tendered 300 MW of solar. The power generated ...
Military Engineering Services Tenders 4.6 MW of Solar in West Bengal

Military Engineering Services Tenders 4.6 MW of Solar in West Bengal

The Military Engineering Services (MES) in three separate tenders, tendered a total of 4.6 MW solar. The capacity comprises of a 3 MW solar project to be developed at Panagarh, ...
solar PV

Chandigarh Renewable Energy and Science & Technology Promotion Society Tenders 1 MW of Rooftop Solar in Chandigarh

The Chandigarh Renewable Energy and Science & Technology Promotion Society (CREST) has tendered 1 MW of rooftop solar projects to be developed with high power evacuation on the Water Works ...
MAHAGENCO Tenders 2 MW (AC) Solar Project at Ralegansiddhi, Maharashtra

MAHAGENCO Tenders 2 MW (AC) Solar Project at Ralegansiddhi, Maharashtra

The Maharashtra State Power Generation Co. Ltd. (MAHAGENCO) tendered a 2 MW (AC) solar project to be developed at Ralegansiddhi in Maharashtra. The bid-submission deadline is June 2, 2017. The ...
Tamil Nadu Energy Development Agency Tenders 100 MW of Rooftop Solar

Tamil Nadu Energy Development Agency Tenders 100 MW of Rooftop Solar

The Tamil Nadu Energy Development Agency (TEDA) tendered 100 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar to be installed across the state of Tamil Nadu. The projects will be developed under CAPEX ...
Tidel Park

TIDEL Park Invites Bids for a 10 MW Solar PV Project at Mariyur in Tamil Nadu

TIDEL Park, a JV of TIDCO and ELCOT is the state-of-the-art, IT Park in the State, has invited bids from eligible bidders on Single Stage two part bid system, for ...
PV Field

Gujarat State Electricity Corporation Invites Bids to Develop 150 MW of Solar Projects at Charanka Solar Park

The Gujarat State Electricity Corporation (GSECL), a power generation company, has tendered 150 MW (3x50 MW) solar projects to be developed in Gujarat Solar Park, Charanka village, Patan district. The ...
Naveen Patnaik

Updated – GEDCOL Announces Tender for 16.4 MW of Solar in Odisha

The Green Energy Development Corporation of Odisha (GEDCOL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Odisha Hydro Power Corporation and the state nodal agency for development of solar projects in Odisha, has ...
KERC Invites Comments Regarding Mid-Term Tariff Revision for Wind Projects

KERC Invites Comments Regarding Mid-Term Tariff Revision for Wind Projects

The Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) has invited comments on the discussion paper ‘Revision of Generic Tariff for Wind Power Projects and Mandatory Procurement of Wind Power through Bidding.’ According ...
/ / Other, Wind