China’s CETC Signs $50 Million MOU in Anticipation of Anti Dumping Duty

China’s CETC Signs Solar Manufacturing MOU in Anticipation of Anti-Dumping Duty

China’s CETC Renewable Energy Technology Company has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Andhra Pradesh Economic Development Board (APEDB) to set up a solar photovoltaic (PV) cell manufacturing ...
NREDCAP Issues Tender for 5,000 Solar-Powered Water Pumps in Andhra Pradesh

NREDCAP Issues Tender for 5,000 Solar-Powered Water Pumps in Andhra Pradesh

The New and Renewable Energy Development Corporation of Andhra Pradesh (NREDCAP) has issued a tender to procure and set up 5,000 solar-powered water pumps in the state as part of ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
NREDCAP Issues Tender For Supply of Solar Power to

NREDCAP Issues Tender For Supply of Solar Power to Vijaywada Municipal Corporation

The New and Renewable Energy Development Corporation of Andhra Pradesh (NREDCAP) has tendered a grid-connected solar PV project to supply power under open access to the Vijaywada Municipal Corporation (VMC) ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Anti-Dumping Duty Would Not Be Good for India in The Long Run

Longi Interview: Anti-Dumping Duty Would Not Be Good for India in The Long Run

The ongoing anti-dumping investigation has domestic manufacturers wondering about their fates. As the country looks toward a greener future with an expansion of the renewable energy sector in coming years, ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
SECI Tenders 950 MW of Grid-Connected Solar

Breaking: SECI Tenders 950 MW of Grid-Connected Solar Projects

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has announced two new separate tenders for 950 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects in the states of Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
CERC Agrees to Extend Retrofitting Timeframe for Suzlon’s 7.4 GW of Wind Projects

APERC Approves PPAs for 841.32 MW of Wind

The Andhra Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (APERC) has approved Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) for 41 wind projects aggregating 841.32 MW. An APERC official confirmed the approval of PPAs and said ...
/ / Other, Wind
Longi Green Cell and Module Manufacturing Unit in India

Longi Confirms Plans to Set Up 500 MW Solar Cell and Module Manufacturing Units in India

Longi Green, a Chinese solar equipment and component manufacturer, plans to set up cell and module manufacturing units of 500 MW (each) in the state of Andhra Pradesh. The company ...
/ / Manufacturing, Solar
ReNew Power Acquires 103 MW of Wind Projects for over $155 Million

ReNew Power Acquires 103 MW of Wind Projects for over $155 Million

Indian renewable energy project developer ReNew Power has acquired a 100 percent stake in KCT Renewable Energy Private Limited (KCTREPL) from the Karm Chand Thapar (KCT) Group for over ₹10 ...
/ / Other, Wind
India Solar Tenders MES IOCl NREDCAP

10 MW of Solar Tendered by Government Agencies

The government of India is looking to add another 10 MW of solar to its pipeline by issuing five tenders through the Indian Oil Corporation, Military Engineering Services, and the ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Solar and Wind Generators in Andrha Pradesh

Solar and Wind Generators to Pay Deviation Charges for Under Production in Andhra Pradesh

To facilitate large-scale grid integration of solar and wind power while maintaining grid stability, the Andhra Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (APERC) has released new regulations for forecasting, scheduling, and deviation ...
/ / Grid, Utilities
NTPC Solar Tenders DCR

NTPC Tenders 35 MW of Solar Under the DCR Category

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has tendered 35 MW of solar under the domestic content requirement (DCR) category. The bid-submission deadline is October 12, 2017. The capacity tendered includes ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
First Solar India

First Solar to Divest Most of its Operating Solar Projects in India with Planned Sale of 190 MW

IDFC Alternatives' India Infrastructure Fund II (IIF II), through its wholly-owned subsidiary Vector Green Energy, has entered into definitive agreements with First Solar Power India and its affiliates to acquire ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
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 ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Andhra Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Agency Sets Empanelment Rates for 1-5 kW Rooftop Solar

Andhra Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Agency Sets Empanelment Rates for 1-5 kW Rooftop Solar

The New and Renewable Energy Development Corporation of Andhra Pradesh (NREDCAP) has set the rates for empanelment to supply, install and commission 1 kW to 5 kW solar rooftop projects ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
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 ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
MNRE Amends Guidelines for Disbursement of NCEF Grant for Intra-State Transmission System

MNRE Amends Guidelines for Disbursement of NCEF Grant for Intra-State Transmission System

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has amended the guidelines for the disbursal of National Clean Energy Fund (NCEF) grant for the development of intra-state transmission system under ...
/ / Grid, T&D
Azure Power Quarterly Report

Azure Power Records Revenues of $20.3 Million for the Quarter Ending March 31, 2017

Azure Power (NYSE: AZRE) announced its consolidated financial results for the fiscal fourth quarter 2017, period ending March 31, 2017. The company declared revenue of $20.3 million for the quarter ending March ...
/ / Other, Press Releases
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
Tenders

Strong Solar Tender Activity in India with Over 2 GW in the Month of May

The month of May witnessed the strongest auction and tender activity in India in quite some time with over 2 GW of solar projects tendered and 755 MW auctioned, compared ...
POWER

India Expects Power Surplus of 8.8 Percent and Peak Surplus of 6.8 Percent in FY2017-18

According to the Central Electricity Authority (CEA) 2017 Load Generation Balance Report, a study on the anticipated power supply position for financial year (FY) 2017-18, India is expecting a power ...
/ / 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 ...
Solar Tariffs

Southern Power Distribution Company of Andhra Pradesh Tenders 10 MW of Solar Projects

The Southern Power Distribution Company of Andhra Pradesh (APSPDCL), a power distribution company (DISCOM) of Andhra Pradesh, has tendered 10 MW (2x5 MW) of projects in the state. A 5 ...
rooftop

Surana Solar Wins Bid to Develop 5 MW of Rooftop Solar in Andhra Pradesh

Surana Solar, a solar project developer and module manufacturer, has announced that it has won bids to develop 5 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar in Kakinada City, Andhra Pradesh. Bids ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
Solar Park

Mercom Exclusive: Solar Park Costs on the Rise in India

Solar parks are a vital piece to India’s solar future and were designed to reduce bottlenecks and bring down large-scale project development costs by allocating land and providing transmission infrastructure, ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
solar project

Andhra Pradesh Power Generation Corporation Tenders 100 MW of Solar at Ananthapuramu-II Solar Park

The Andhra Pradesh Power Generation Corporation (APGENCO) tendered a 100 MW solar project at the Ananthapuramu-II solar park in Talaricheruvu, Andhra Pradesh. The bid-submission deadline is May 26, 2017. The estimated project ...