CERC Examines Wind Developer’s Petition for Relief from Transmission Charges

CERC Examines Wind Developer’s Petition for Relief from Transmission Charges

Renewable developer Sprng Renewable Energy Private Limited recently approached the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) against the Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL), seeking relief on the grounds of ...
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Wind Developer Moves CERC Against PGCIL for Not Extending Transmission Line Deadline

Wind Developer Moves CERC Against PGCIL for Not Extending Transmission Line Deadline

Avikaran Solar India Private Limited, a subsidiary of Enel Group, has filed a petition with the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) against the Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL) ...
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India’s Offshore Wind Target Unfeasible, Says GWEC Report

India’s Offshore Wind Target Unfeasible, Says GWEC Report

The latest ‘Global Offshore Wind Report 2020’ published by the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) has expressed its apprehensions on India meeting its offshore and onshore wind energy targets by ...
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SECI Seeks to Encash Bank Guarantee for a Delayed Wind Project, Developer Files Petition

SECI Seeks to Encash Bank Guarantee for a Delayed Wind Project, Developer Files Petition

ReNew Wind Energy (TN) Private Limited, a subsidiary of ReNew Power, has filed a petition with the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) asking it to issue orders restraining the Solar Energy ...
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Tamil Nadu Commission Asks DISCOM to Pay Interest Dues to Two Wind Generators

Tamil Nadu Commission Asks DISCOM to Pay Interest Dues to Two Wind Generators

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has directed the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Company (TANGEDCO) to make payments to two wind generators claiming interest dues against the power ...
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TANGEDCO Asked to Clear Dues of Six Wind Generators Amounting to ₹74.8 Million

TANGEDCO Asked to Clear Dues of Six Wind Generators Amounting to ₹74.8 Million

The Tamil Nadu State Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has directed the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Company (TANGEDCO) to make payments to the tune of ₹74.8 million (~$998,885) to six ...
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Rajasthan Commission Asks Wind Generator to Pay ₹14 Million in Transmission Charges

Rajasthan Commission Asks Wind Generator to Pay ₹14 Million in Transmission Charges

The Rajasthan Electricity Regulatory Commission (RERC) has asked a textile company to pay the transmission charges, and the state load despatch center (SLDC) charges amounting to ~₹14 million (~$187,357) to ...
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Sembcorp Energy Commissions 800 MW of Wind Projects

Sembcorp Energy Commissions 800 MW of Wind Projects

Sembcorp Energy India Limited (SEIL) announced that it had commissioned 800 MW of wind power projects in India.                ` In its press statement, SEIL said that with this development, it ...
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Commissioning Date Extended for a 76 MW Wind Project in Maharashtra Over Force Majeure

Commissioning Date Extended for a 76 MW Wind Project in Maharashtra Over Force Majeure

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has extended the scheduled commercial operation date (SCOD) of a 76 MW wind project in Kavldhara, Osmanabad. The project, developed by Renew Vayu Urja ...
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Valid Energy Purchase Agreement Crucial to Grid Safety_ Maharashtra Commission

Valid Energy Purchase Agreement Crucial to Grid Safety: Maharashtra Commission

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has dismissed a petition by a wind developer seeking the reconnection of disconnected wind projects and relief for power supplied without a valid energy ...
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SECI’s 2 GW Wind Tender Increased by 500 MW, to be Complemented with Solar Power

SECI’s 2 GW Wind Tender Increased by 500 MW, to be Complemented with Solar Power

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued amendments to its recent tender for 2 GW of Interstate transmission system (ISTS) connected wind projects (Tranche IX). The capacity of ...
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CFM Partners with AMPYR Energy to Set up 138 MW of Onshore Wind Farms in Karnataka

CFM Partners with AMPYR Energy to Set up 138 MW of Onshore Wind Farms in Karnataka

Climate Fund Managers (CFM) and AMPYR Energy announced that they have partnered to develop 138 MW of onshore wind farms in Karnataka. CFM is a Netherlands-based investment manager with a ...
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Suzlon’s Net Losses Rose to $26.92 Billion in FY 2020 Amid Historically Low Installations

Suzlon’s Net Losses Rose to ₹26.92 Billion in FY 2020 Amid Historically Low Installations

Pune-based wind turbine-maker Suzlon Energy, in its annual earnings report for the financial year (FY) 2020, reported that its losses during the year had widened due to falling revenues and lower ...
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Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Seeks to Invalidate PSA Termination for 300 MW Wind Power

Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Seeks to Invalidate PSA Termination for 300 MW Wind Power

The Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) has filed a petition with the Uttar Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (UPERC) seeking it to invalidate the cancellation of a power sale agreement ...
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Suzlon Completes Restructuring of Debt with Capital Infusion of ₹3.92 Billion

Suzlon Completes Restructuring of Debt with Capital Infusion of ₹3.92 Billion

Pune-based renewable energy solutions provider Suzlon Energy Limited announced that it has completed restructuring its debt with the unanimous approval from its secured lenders. The company has been in a ...
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Energy Injection Without Valid EPA Will Not Be Compensated, Reiterates MERC

Energy Injection Without Valid EPA Will Not Be Compensated, Reiterates MERC

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has issued an order declaring that the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) is not obliged to sign an energy purchase agreement (EPA) ...
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MNRE Guidelines forProcuring Power From 2.5 GW of Wind Projects Blended With Solar

MNRE Guidelines for Procuring Power From 2.5 GW of Wind Projects Blended With Solar

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued guidelines for tariff-based competitive bidding process for procuring power from 2.5 GW of the interstate transmission system (ISTS) connected wind ...
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GE to Come up With Taller Wind Turbines With Optimized 3D Printed Concrete Bases

GE to Come up With Taller Wind Turbines With Optimized 3D Printed Concrete Bases

U.S.-based GE Renewable Energy, COBOD, and LafargeHolcim have signed a contract to co-develop wind turbines with 3D printed concrete technology, creating larger bases and cost-effective taller hybrid towers, reaching up ...
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Top Five States for Wind Energy

Top Five States for Wind Energy Generation

Wind power installations in India reached 2.07 GW in the financial year (FY) 2019-20, a 31% increase as compared to 1.58 GW in the FY 2018-19. Wind power represents 10.1% ...
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Abu Dhabi-Based Masdar to Develop a 500 MW Wind Project in Uzbekistan

Abu Dhabi-Based Masdar to Develop a 500 MW Wind Project in Uzbekistan

Masdar (or Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company) has entered into an agreement with the Ministry of Investments and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan to develop a 500 MW ...
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Government Agencies Driving the Growth of Wind Installations in India_ GWEC

Government Agencies Driving the Growth of Wind Installations in India: GWEC

The installations of wind power projects in India has decelerated, with only 2.3 GW installed in 2019, according to the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC). “That is around half of ...
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Maharashtra Approves Amended Energy Purchase Agreement for Two Wind Projects

Maharashtra Approves Amended Energy Purchase Agreement for Two Wind Projects

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has approved the extension of an amended energy purchase agreement (EPA) between Tata Power Company Limited- Distribution (TPC-D) and its wind energy business Tata ...
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Karnataka Wind Installer and DISCOM Spar Over Wheeling of Energy to Open Access Consumers

Karnataka Wind Installer and DISCOM Spar Over Wheeling of Energy to Open Access Consumers

The Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) has ordered that Golden Hatcheries, a company that had installed a 3.2 MW wind power project, should be granted its due credits for the ...
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With Industry Consolidation, 22,893 Wind Turbines Were Supplied in 2019_ GWEC

With Industry Consolidation, 22,893 Wind Turbines Were Supplied in 2019: GWEC

The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) recently published the second edition of its annual ‘Supply-Side Analysis 2019’ report, which said that 22,893 wind turbines were installed globally in 2019. These ...
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Inox Wind Sells its Subsidiary Sri Pavan Energy to KPR Infra & Projects Limited

Inox Wind Sells its Subsidiary Sri Pavan Energy to KPR Infra & Projects Limited

Inox Wind, a wind energy solutions provider, has announced that its subsidiary, Inox Wind Infrastructure Services (IWISL), has sold its 51% shareholding in Sri Pavan Energy Private Limited (SPEPL). With ...
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