IBC Solar PPA Debt Finance

IBC Solar Signs PPA and Raises Financing for 20 MW Solar Project in Odisha

IBC Solar, a PV system and energy storage company, signed power purchase agreement (PPA) with Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) for a 20 MW solar project located in Odisha ...
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Taj Mahal

National Solar Energy Federation of India Seeks Extension of Solar Project Commissioning Dates in Uttar Pradesh

The National Solar Energy Federation of India (NSEFI) has sought an extension of project commissioning timeline for six solar projects in Uttar Pradesh. The NSEFI wrote a letter to the ...
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Equis Energy 1 GW Solar Project

Equis Energy to Develop a 1 GW Solar Project in Queensland, Australia

Equis Energy, a renewable energy IPP, will develop a 1 GW solar project in Queensland, Australia. The 1 GW project is called Wandoan South Solar Project and Western Downs Regional ...
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5 MW SOLAR PROJECT COMMISSIONED IN MAHOBA

5 MW Solar Project Commissioned in Uttar Pradesh at Renegotiated Tariff

Agarwal Solar Power (UP) Private Limited, an Agrawal Group subsidiary, commissioned a 5 MW grid-connected solar project in Mahoba, Uttar Pradesh. The project was awarded by the Uttar Pradesh New ...
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China Installs 24.4 GW of Solar in H1 2017

China Installs 24.4 GW of Solar in 1H 2017

China further consolidated its topmost ranking as the largest installer of solar projects in the world by installing 24.4 GW of solar projects in the first half of 2017. With ...
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Installed Solar Capacity in Singapore Reaches 129.8 MW in First Quarter of 2017

Installed Solar Capacity in Singapore Reaches 129.8 MW in First Quarter of 2017

The adoption of solar PV systems in Singapore has accelerated over the last three years with cumulative solar installations reaching 129.8 MW in the first quarter of 2017, according to ...
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India MNRE Solar DCR

MNRE Proposes Allocating 7.5 GW of Solar Under CPSU Phase-II Program to Support Domestic Solar Manufacturing

The Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) has proposed 7.5 GW of solar to be developed using domestically manufactured solar cells and modules during the second phase of its ...
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Solar RPO In India

Solar RPO in India to be Set at 6.75 Percent for FY 2018-19

The solar renewable purchase obligation (RPO) for financial year (FY) 2018-19 will be set at 6.75 percent, stated Mr. Piyush Goyal, Minister for Power, in the Lok Sabha. The non-solar ...
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Power Generated in Solar Parks

State DISCOMs to Buy Minimum 20 Percent of Power Generated in Solar Parks

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued an order explaining the rules for state distribution companies (DISCOMs) to purchase power produced in solar parks in the state ...
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Under-Construction Solar Project

NTPC Looking for Off-taker for 250 MW Kadapa Solar Park after APSPDCL Refuses to Sign PPA

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) is on the lookout for an off-taker to procure solar power from the 250MW Kadapa solar park in Andhra Pradesh. The NTPC had tendered ...
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Sangam Advisors

Sangam Advisors to Develop 4 MW of Solar for MAHAGENCO

Sangam Advisors Limited plans to develop 4 MW of grid-connected solar projects for the Maharashtra State Power Generation Company Ltd. (MAHAGENCO). The company stated in a Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) filing, ...
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Tamil Nadu

NLC India Tenders Solar EPC Contract for 709 MW in Tamil Nadu

NLC India has tendered a solar EPC contract for 709 MW to be developed in the state of Tamil Nadu. The bid-submission deadline is August 4, 2017. The scope of ...
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Solar Installations in India to Double

Breaking: Entire 1 GW Kurnool Solar Park to be Grid-Synchronized Tomorrow

The 1 GW Kurnool Solar Park in Andhra Pradesh will be commissioned on July 13, 2017. With the commissioning of Adani’s awarded capacity of 50 MW, the entire proposed 1 ...
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TANGEDCO Solar Tariff

Breaking News: New Tariff Low in TANGEDCO; Rs.3.47 (~$0.05364) per Unit Quoted in 1,500 MW Solar Tender

In the 1,500 MW Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) tender, Raasi Green Earth Energy won the bid to develop 100 MW of solar by quoting Rs.3.47 (~$0.05364)/unit. This ...
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Solar Project

TEDA Searching for Solar Park Developer to Establish a 500 MW Solar Park in Tamil Nadu

The Tamil Nadu Energy Development Agency (TEDA) tendered a 500 MW solar park to be developed in Tamil Nadu. The bid-submission deadline is August 11, 2017. The developer will also ...
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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 ...
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The Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences Solar

Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences to Develop 1 MW Solar Project

The Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, located in Raebareli, Uttar Pradesh, has invited expression of interest (EOI) from developers and contractors to develop a 1 MW solar ...
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Mahagenco

MAHAGENCO Invites Expression of Interest to Develop 500 MW Solar Park and 1,500 MW Solarization of Agriculture Feeder

The Maharashtra State Power Generation Company (MAHAGENCO) has invited an expression of interest from developers, engineering procurement construction (EPC) contractors, and investors to develop a 500 MW solar park in ...
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Abu Dhabi

Sterling and Wilson to Develop World’s Largest 1,177 MW Solar Project in Abu Dhabi

Sterling & Wilson has won an engineering procurement and construction (EPC) bid to develop a 1,177 MW solar project in Sweihan in the Emirates of Abu Dhabi. Once complete, the ...
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Solar Panel

NHPC Awards a 50 MW Solar Project To Larsen & Toubro

The National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) has signed an engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contract with Larsen & Toubro to develop a 50 MW grid-connected solar project in the Theni ...
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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 ...
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Solar Park

World’s Largest Solar Park in Kurnool on the Cusp of Completion

The Kurnool Ultra Mega Solar Park of 1,000 MW capacity is on the cusp of completion. The 1 GW Kurnool Ultra Mega Solar park will replace the 648 MW Kamuthi ...
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Adani-Solar Project

Adani Commissions 50 MW of Grid-Connected Solar in Uttar Pradesh

Adani has commissioned 50 MW of solar projects in Mahoba in Uttar Pradesh. The projects were developed under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (JNNSM). The project was developed with ...
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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 ...
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solar electricity

Electricity Generated from Solar Grew by 81% in FY 2016-17 in India

Solar in India accounted for ~13.5 billion units of electricity produced in the country during the financial year (FY) 2016-17, up from ~7.4 billion units in FY2015-16, according to the ...
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