Hawaiian Electric to Develop Nearly 300 MW of Solar Projects with 2 GW of Storage Capacity (1)

Hawaiian Electric to Develop Nearly 300 MW of Solar Projects with 2 GWh of Storage Capacity

Hawaiian Electric, a U.S. electric utility, said that it submitted eight projects, including 300 MW of renewable energy and nearly 2 GWh of storage capacity for approval to the Public ...
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Lightsource bp Starts Construction on Pollinator-Friendly Solar Farm in the US

Lightsource bp Starts Construction on Pollinator-Friendly Solar Farm in the US

US-based solar developer, Lightsource bp, mobilized construction on its Wildflower Solar project in Sacramento, California, after closing a $20 million financing package. The project at Rio Linda in Sacramento will ...
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960 Railway Stations Equipped with Solar to Meet Power Demand

960 Railway Stations Equipped with Solar to Meet Power Demand

The Indian Railways announced that 960 railways stations have solar installations in place to meet their power requirements. These solar systems are part of the Railways’ endeavor to expand the ...
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Adani’s 1.5 GW Rajasthan Solar Park Project Hits Land Hurdle

Adani’s 1.5 GW Rajasthan Solar Park Project Hits Land Hurdle

Adani Group’s initiative to expand its solar power generation portfolio has hit a temporary roadblock. A report by PTI said that the Rajasthan High Court has temporarily stayed its 1,500 ...
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US-Based Solar Workgroup Offers Renewable Jobs to Coal Workers

US-Based Solar Workgroup Offers Renewable Jobs to Coal Workers

U.S.-based of The Solar Workgroup of Southwest Virginia has launched a new initiative to set up commercial-scale solar installations in the coalfield region of Southwest Virginia and offer renewable energy ...
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Indian Railways Plans to Set up 20 GW of Solar Projects on its Vacant Lands by 2030

Indian Railways Plans to Set up 20 GW of Solar Projects on its Vacant Lands by 2030

The Indian Railways plans to develop 20 GW of solar projects in its vacant lands to help meet projected consumption requirements of over 33 billion units (BU) by 2030, according to an ...
First Solar Offers First-of-its-kind Grid Balancing Services With a 141 MW Solar Project

First Solar Offers First-of-its-kind Grid Balancing Services With a 141 MW Solar Project

First Solar, a U.S.-based solar panel manufacturer, announced that its 141 MW Luz del Norte solar photovoltaic (PV) project in Chile secured a license to supply ancillary grid services on ...
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Kerala Electricity Board Gets Approval to Procure 200 MW Solar Power

Kerala Electricity Board Gets Approval to Procure 200 MW Solar Power

The Kerala State Electricity Regulatory Commission (KSERC) approved Kerala State Electricity Board Limited’s (KSEB) request for inviting bids for procuring 200 MW solar power. The Commission also gave its approval ...
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NHPC to Empanel Agencies to Lease Land for 600 MW of Solar Projects in Rajasthan

NHPC to Empanel Agencies to Lease Land for 600 MW of Solar Projects in Rajasthan

NHPC Limited has invited expressions of interest (EOIs) to empanel agencies for leasing 3,000 acres of land to set up 600 MW of solar power projects in the state of ...
SJVN Seeks to Buy 3,000 Acres of Land in Rajasthan to Develop Solar Projects

SJVN Seeks to Buy 3,000 Acres of Land in Rajasthan to Develop Solar Projects

SJVN Limited has invited expressions of interest (EoI) from interested parties for shortlisting suitable land for the development of 500 MW of solar projects in Rajasthan. SJVN requires 3,000 acres ...
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SJVN To Commission 100 MW Project in Gujarat’s Dholera Solar Park by March 2022

SJVN To Commission 100 MW Project in Gujarat’s Dholera Solar Park by March 2022

SJVN Limited, a state-owned hydropower generator, announced that it won 100 MW of solar projects in the Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited’s (GUVNL) auction for 700 MW of solar projects ...
Masdar, Jinko, and TAQA to Develop UAE’s 2 GW Al Dhafra Solar Project

Masdar, Jinko, and TAQA to Develop UAE’s 2 GW Al Dhafra Solar Project

The Emirates Water and Electricity Company (EWEC) announced that it has awarded the 2 GW Al Dhafra solar PV project to a consortium comprising Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (TAQA), ...
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Tata Power Green Receives Letter of Award fora 225 MW Solar-Wind Hybrid Project

Tata Power Green Receives Letter of Award for a 225 MW Solar-Wind Hybrid Project

Tata Power announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Tata Power Green Energy Limited (TPGEL), received a letter of award (LoA) to develop a 225 MW hybrid renewable power project. The LoA ...
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Enel Green Power Partners with Norfund to Set up Renewable Projects in India

Enel Green Power Partners with Norfund to Set up Renewable Projects in India

Italian renewable energy company Enel Green Power (EGP) announced that it has entered into a long-term, joint investment partnership with Norwegian private equity fund Norfund to set up renewable energy ...
NTPC to Provide Consultancy Services for a 500 MW Solar Park in Africa’s Mali

NTPC to Provide Consultancy Services for a 500 MW Solar Park in Africa’s Mali

The Republic of Mali has awarded a project management consultancy (PMC) contract to NTPC Limited for the development of a 500 MW solar park in the country. The letter of ...
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Tata Power Set to Develop 100 MW of Solar Projects in Maharashtra

Tata Power Set to Develop 100 MW of Solar Projects in Maharashtra

Tata Power announced that its subsidiary, Tata Power Renewable Energy Limited (TPREL), has received a letter of award (LoA) to develop 100 MW of solar projects in Maharashtra. The projects ...
Adani Green to Receive Refund of ₹1.2 Million for a 20 MW Solar Project in Mysuru

Adani Green to Receive Refund of ₹1.2 Million for a 20 MW Solar Project in Mysuru

The Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) has ordered that Adani Green Energy Limited (AGEL) should get a refund of ₹1.2 million (~$15,754) from the Gulbarga Electricity Supply Company Limited (GESCOM) ...
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Uttar Pradesh to Set Up 600 MW of Solar in a New Renewable Energy Park

Uttar Pradesh to Set Up 600 MW of Solar in a New Renewable Energy Park

The Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Development Agency (UPNEDA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Tehri Hydro Development Corporation of India Limited (THDCIL) to set up an ...
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Tata Power Set to Develop a 120 MW Solar Project in Gujarat

Tata Power Set to Develop a 120 MW Solar Project in Gujarat

Tata Power has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Tata Power Renewable Energy Limited (TPREL), has received a Letter of Award (LoA) from Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) to develop ...
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Armenia Set to Develop 200 MW of Solar Projects

Armenia Set to Develop 200 MW of Solar Projects

The Armenia Renewable Resources and Energy Efficiency Fund has issued a request for qualification (RfQ) for the development of 200 MW (AC) of grid-connected solar power projects. The projects will ...
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Maruti Suzuki Commissions a 5 MW Solar Carport at its Gurugram Facility

Maruti Suzuki Commissions a 5 MW Solar Carport at its Gurugram Facility

Maruti Suzuki India Limited has announced that it has commissioned a 5 MW carport style solar power project in Gurugram. The car manufacturer said it had invested more than ₹200 ...
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West Bengal Seeks EPC Contractors for a 125 MW Project in its Ramnagar Solar Park

West Bengal Seeks EPC Contractors for a 125 MW Project in its Ramnagar Solar Park

The West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (WBSEDCL) has issued an Expression of Interest (EoI) for EPC contractors to develop a 125 MW solar park project. The project will ...
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REMCL Tasked with Setting Up 3 GW of Solar Projects on Vacant Lands of Indian Railways

REMCL Tasked with Setting Up 3 GW of Solar Projects on Vacant Lands of Indian Railways

The Railway Energy Management Limited (REMCL), a subsidiary of RITES Limited, has been assigned the responsibility of setting up 3 GW of solar power projects on vacant lands of the Indian ...
NHPC to Set Up 205 MW of Solar and Hydro Projects in Ladakh

NHPC to Set Up 205 MW of Solar and Hydro Projects in Ladakh

NHPC Limited plans to set up 155 MW of hydropower and 50 MW of solar projects in the union territory (UT) of Ladakh. In a meeting, A.K. Singh, chairman-cum-managing director, ...
Zambia Signs Pact with PowerChina to Develop 600 MW of Solar Projects

Zambia Signs Pact with PowerChina to Develop 600 MW of Solar Projects

Zambia-based ZESCO Limited and Power Construction Corporation of China (PowerChina), a wholly state-owned company, have signed three contracts worth $548 million. The contracts have been signed for 600 MW of ...
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