Assam Set to Procure 100 Electric Buses Under Second Phase of FAME Program

Assam Set to Procure 100 Electric Buses Under Second Phase of FAME Program

The Assam State Transport Corporation (ASTC) has issued a request for proposal (RfP) for the procurement, operation, and maintenance of 100 electric buses on gross cost contract (GCC) basis in ...
Tender Issued for Installation Solar-Hybrid Street Lighting System in Assam

Tender Issued for Installation Solar-Hybrid Street Lighting System in Assam

The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MRTH) issued a request for proposal (RfP) for providing a solar-hybrid street lighting system on Assam’s Dhola-Sadiya bridge over the Brahmaputra river. The ...
Assam Floats Tender for a 20 MW Solar Project at Namrup Thermal Station

Assam Floats Tender for a 20 MW Solar Project at Namrup Thermal Station

The Assam Power Generation Corporation Limited (APGCL) has issued a request for proposal (RfP) for a 20 MW solar power project at the state’s Namrup Thermal Power Station. The scope ...
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Assam Floats Tender for Rooftop Solar and Off-grid Floating Solar Projects

Assam Floats Tender for Rooftop Solar and Off-grid Floating Solar Projects

The Assam Power Distribution Company Limited (APDCL) has issued a request for proposal (RfS) for 940 kW of off-grid rooftop solar projects at various rural primary healthcare centers (PHC) across ...
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Assam Draft Policy Sets Solar RPO Target at 7.25% for FY 2019-20

Assam Draft Policy Sets Solar RPO Target at 7.25% for FY 2019-20

The Assam Electricity Regulatory Commission (AERC) has issued a draft policy announcing its renewable purchase obligation (RPO) from 2019 to 2022. The draft policy has also amended certain sections of ...
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Assam Retenders 70 MW of Solar Projects Due to Low Tariff Cap

Assam Retenders 70 MW of Solar Projects Due to Low Tariff Cap

The Assam Power Generation Corporation Limited (APGCL) has retendered 70 MW of grid-connected solar projects to be developed at Amguri Solar Park in Sivasagar district of the state. The tender ...
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North East Tea Planters Demand 90% Subsidy for Solar Projects in Tea Gardens

North East Tea Planters Demand 90% Subsidy for Solar Projects in Tea Gardens

The tea planters of North East India have urged the central government to allow 90% subsidy on the installation of solar projects in the tea industry. The representatives of the ...
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TCIL Tenders Engineering Consultancy Services for Solar Projects in Bodoland, Assam

TCIL Issues Tender for Engineering Consultancy Services for Solar Projects in Bodoland, Assam

The Telecommunications Consultants India Limited (TCIL), a government of India owned engineering and consultancy company established under the Department of Telecommunications, has issued a tender inviting bidders to provide comprehensive ...
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Assam Announces Tender to Install 8 MW of Rooftop Solar for Residential Consumers

Assam Announces Tender to Install 8 MW of Rooftop Solar for Residential Consumers

The Assam Energy Development Agency (AEDA) has issued a tender to set up 8 MW of rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) projects with the net metering facility. The rooftop solar projects ...
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KERC Mulls Setting Generic Rooftop Solar Tariff Under RESCO model

Assam to Implement 7 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects on Social and Institutional Buildings

The Assam Power Distribution Company Limited (APDCL) has issued a tender for 7 MW of grid-connected solar rooftop projects for social and institutional buildings in the state. The projects will ...
Solar Developers Complain They Have to Pay GST on Safeguard Duty, Request Reimbursement

Assam Lays Foundation for 70 MW Solar Park Project

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has laid the foundation stone of the 70 MW Amguri Solar Park in Sivasagar district. The Assam Power Generation Corporation Ltd (APGCL) had issued a ...
Payment Security Mechanism for Solar Projects under VGF Program Gets ₹5 Billion Fund

SECI to Tender 1 GW of Solar Capacity to be Developed Across Eight North Eastern States

The Solar Energy Corporation of India Ltd. (SECI) has said it would soon issue a tender for 1,000 MW of solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity to be developed in the states ...
NTPC Calls Bidders to Install a 900 kW Rooftop Solar System at its Thermal Station in Assam

NTPC Calls Bidders to Install a 900 kW Rooftop Solar System at its Thermal Station in Assam

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has issued a tender to install a 900 kW rooftop solar PV system at NTPC-Bongaigaon thermal power project in Kokrajhar district of Assam. The ...
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SECI Tenders 70MW of Grid-Connected Solar PV in Assam

Assam Calls Developers to Build 70 MW Solar Project in Amguri Solar Park

Assam Power Generation Corporation Ltd (APGCL) has issued a Request for Proposal (RfP) for the development of 70 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic projects in Amguri Solar Park in the ...
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Key Government Policy Announcements for India’s Renewable Sector in September 2018

Thin Film Quantum Dot Solar Cells Manufacturing Facility to be Set Up in Assam

Quantum Materials Corp (QMC), a nanomaterial and quantum dot manufacturer, has signed an agreement with Amtronics CC for the development, manufacture, and commercialization of thin-film quantum dot solar cells (QDSC) and ...
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Assam Issues Regulations for Open Access in Intrastate and Interstate Transmission

Assam Issues Regulations for Open Access in Intrastate and Interstate Transmission

The Assam Electricity Regulatory Commission (AERC) has issued AERC (Deviation Settlement Mechanism and related matters) Regulations, 2018. These regulations apply to the state of Assam and will come into force ...
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SECI Tenders 70MW of Grid-Connected Solar PV in Assam

Assam Calls for Proposals to Set Up R&D Facility for Renewables

The Assam Energy Development Agency (AEDA) has invited proposals from independent institutions and organizations to set up a research and development (R&D) facility in the state. The facility will be ...
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Jhansi Smart City Issues Rooftop Solar Tenders for its Schools and Government Offices

TCIL Issues Tender for Engineering Consultancy Services for Rooftop Solar in Assam

The Telecommunications Consultant India Limited (TCIL) has issued a tender for providing engineering consultancy services for the setting up of rooftop solar power project in Bodoland Territorial Council Area in ...
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Azure Power and Maheswari Mining Win APDCL Tender for 85 MW of Solar Projects in Assam

Azure Power and Maheswari Mining Win APDCL Tender for 85 MW of Solar Projects in Assam

The Assam Power Distribution Company Limited (APDCL) has auctioned 85 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects to be developed across the state. APDCL has awarded 75 MW of grid-connected ...
Open Access Customers Expected to Pay Transmission and Wheeling Charges in Assam

Open Access Customers Expected to Pay Transmission and Wheeling Charges in Assam

The Assam Electricity Regulatory Commission (AERC) has issued draft terms and conditions for open access regulations in 2018. According to the draft rules, generating companies, captive generating plants, and consumers ...
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Assam to Provide 70% Central Financial Assistance for 14 MW Rooftop Solar Projects

Assam to Provide 70% Central Financial Assistance for 14 MW Rooftop Solar Projects

The Assam Energy Development Agency (AEDA) will provide Central Financial Assistance (CFA) of 70 percent for the development of grid-connected rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) projects across the state. The AEDA ...
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SECI Tenders 70MW of Grid-Connected Solar PV in Assam

SECI Tenders 70 MW of Grid-Connected Solar PV in Assam

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has tendered 70 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects that are set to be developed in the Amguri Solar Park in Assam’s ...
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saubhagya scheme launched in assam

SAUBHAGYA Household Electrification Program Launches in Assam

Assam has become the latest state to become a participant of the Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojna (SAUBHAGYA) program, which aims to provide last-mile connectivity to all willing ...
Assam Tenders 100 MW of Grid-Connected Solar PV Projects

Assam Tenders 100 MW of Grid-Connected Solar PV Projects

The Assam Power Distribution Company Limited (APDCL) has tendered a total of 100 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects to be developed in the state. The bid-submission deadline is ...
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Ujaas Energy Rooftop Solar Project in Assam

Ujaas Energy to Develop 2 MW Rooftop Solar Project in Assam

The Assam Energy Development Agency (AEDA) has awarded a work order to Ujaas Energy, a solar project developer and engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractor, for the design, supply, installation, ...
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