14 MW of Solar Projects with 42 MWh of Battery Energy Storage to Come up in Leh and Kargil

14 MW of Solar Projects with 42 MWh of Battery Energy Storage to Come up in Leh and Kargil

Leh and Kargil may soon have grid-connected solar projects connected to battery energy storage system (BESS). The proposal to set up a 14 MW solar project with aggregate battery storage ...
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Nigeria’s University of Benin Issues 15 MW Solar Tender with 5 MW Battery Energy Storage

Nigeria’s University of Benin Issues 15 MW Solar Tender with 5 MW Battery Energy Storage

The Federal Ministry of Education in Nigeria has issued a Request for Qualification (RfQ) for 15 MW ground-mounted solar project with a 5 MW battery energy storage system at the ...
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SECI Likely to Issue RfS for 2.5 GW of Solar in Kargil by December 31, 2018

HPPC Asked to Study Commercial Viability of its Solar Project with Battery Storage

The Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC) has asked the Haryana Power Purchase Centre (HPPC) to study the financial viability of a solar project coupled with battery energy storage system (BESS) ...
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USTDA to Support 41 MW Wind-Solar Hybrid Project in Andhra Pradesh

Second Extension Given to SECI’s 160 MW Solar-Wind Hybrid Tender with Storage

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI)  has extended the bid submission deadline yet again for 160 MW of solar-wind hybrid power project with battery energy storage system (BESS) at Ramagiri, ...
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Month in a Minute: Important News from Indian Solar Industry in September 2018

SECI Gives Another Bid Submission Extension for 150 MW of Floating Solar in Uttar Pradesh

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI)  has yet again extended the bid submission deadline for setting up 150 MW (50 MW x 3) of grid connected floating solar power ...
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The lab will be located in Gujarat’s capital Ahmedabad

SECI Extends Another Bid Submission Deadline for 129 MW of Solar Due to Tepid Response

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI)  has extended the bid submission deadline for 129 MW (AC) of solar PV power projects which are to be developed at various locations ...
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SECI Issues 160 MW Solar-Wind Hybrid Tender with Battery Energy Storage System

SECI Extends Bid Submission Deadline for 160 MW Solar-Wind Hybrid Tender with Storage

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has amended the recently floated tender for 160 MW of solar-wind hybrid power project with battery energy storage system (BESS) at Ramagiri, located in ...
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SECI Issues 160 MW Solar-Wind Hybrid Tender with Battery Energy Storage System

SECI Issues 160 MW Solar-Wind Hybrid Tender with Battery Energy Storage System

The Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI) has issued a tender for the development of 160 MW of solar-wind hybrid power project with battery energy storage system (BESS) at Ramagiri, ...
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India Working Towards a National Energy Storage Mission

India Working Towards a National Energy Storage Mission

To keep pace with the changing dynamics of the energy markets, India is now working toward a National Energy Storage Mission (NESM). In February 2018, a committee with representatives from ...
SECI Issues Tender for 2 MW Solar with 1 MW Battery Energy Storage System

SECI Issues Tender for 2 MW Solar with 1 MW Battery Energy Storage System

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued a tender for the development of 2 MW (AC) of solar projects with 1 MW of battery energy storage system (BESS) ...
Lebanon’s 300 MW Solar With Battery Energy Storage Tender Garners Huge Response

Lebanon’s 300 MW Solar With Battery Energy Storage Tender Garners Huge Response

An invitation for expression of interest (EOI) floated by the Lebanese government has gathered huge interest from solar project developers. The Lebanese Centre for Energy Conservation (LCEC)’s EoI invitation for ...
SECI Issues Tender for 3 MW of Solar Projects with Battery Energy Storage System

SECI Issues Tender for 3 MW of Solar Projects with Battery Energy Storage System

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued a tender for the development of two 1.5 MW (AC) solar power projects with Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) at Tangtse ...
MNRE Introduces Battery Energy Storage System in its Quality Control Order 2017

MNRE Introduces Battery Energy Storage System in its Quality Control Order 2017

In line with the changing dynamics of the Indian solar sector, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has now brought battery energy storage system (BESS) under the ambit ...
Mahindra Susten Emerges as Lowest Bidder in NLC India’s 20 MW Solar with BESS Auction

Mahindra Susten Emerges as Lowest Bidder in NLC India’s 20 MW Solar with BESS Auction

Mahindra Susten has emerged as the lowest (L1) bidder in the auction held by Neyveli Lignite Corporation (NLC) India for the development of 20 MW of solar project with battery ...
BHEL Seeks Partners to Bid for NLC's 20 MW BESS Tender in Andaman & Nicobar

BHEL Seeks Partners to Bid for NLC’s 20 MW BESS Tender in Andaman & Nicobar

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), a government of India undertaking, is seeking to enter into a consortium agreement with Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) manufacturers or suppliers to bid for ...
NTPC Retenders 25 MW of Solar Projects with Battery Storage in Andaman & Nicobar

NTPC Retenders 25 MW of Solar Projects with Battery Storage in Andaman & Nicobar

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has tendered a total of 25 MW of solar photovoltaic (PV) projects with battery energy storage systems (BESS) to be developed on the island ...
Interview: India Needs to Strengthen the Battery Energy Storage Manufacturing Sector

Interview: India Needs to Strengthen Battery Energy Storage Manufacturing Sector

India’s renewable energy sector needs a strong backbone in the form of a robust energy storage industry in order to sustain its growth trajectory, according to Naveen Sharma, vice president ...
NLC India Tenders 20 MW of Solar with Energy Storage in Andaman & Nicobar

NLC India Tenders 20 MW of Solar with Energy Storage in Andaman & Nicobar

Neyveli Lignite Corporation (NLC) India has tendered 20 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) project with Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) to be developed on the island of Andaman & ...
Interview: Cancelling Energy Storage Tenders Sends a Wrong Signal to the World

Interview: Cancelling Energy Storage Tenders Sends Wrong Signal to the World

India’s energy storage industry is not yet at the same level as more advanced global players, but the pricing, efficiency, scale, and technology of the country’s domestic manufacturers is undergoing ...
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NLC India Scraps 20 MW Solar With Battery Energy Storage System Auction

NLC India Scraps 20 MW Solar With Battery Energy Storage System Auction

Neyvveli Lignite Corporation (NLC) India has scrapped the auction of 20 MW solar with battery energy storage system (BESS) that was conducted by it in October 2017. When contacted after ...
India’s Energy Storage Industry Buoyant Despite Recent Tender Cancellations

India’s Energy Storage Industry Buoyant Despite Recent Tender Cancellations

India is on the cusp of a revolution in energy storage, according to key industry players. This was the sentiment at the well-attended 5th Energy Storage India Conference held in ...
Delhi's BSES Launches Solar City Initiative to Boost Rooftop Installations

Delhi’s BSES Launches Solar City Initiative to Boost Rooftop Installations

In line with the union government’s endeavor to expand the use of green energy, Delhi’s major distribution company (DISCOM), BSES Rajdhani Power Ltd (BRPL), has launched an initiative called Solar ...
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Delayed PPA Signing and Subsidy Reimbursement

Delayed PPA Signing and Subsidy Reimbursement Not Helping the Indian Solar Sector: Interview

As the Indian sector continues to grow there are challenges everywhere but PPA renegotiation and delayed PPA signing, delay in reimbursement of subsidies are particularly troubling. Here is an excerpt ...
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Battery Energy Storage BHEL NTPC Tender

BHEL Looking to Partner With a Battery Energy Storage System Manufacturer

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), an engineering, procurement and construction firm in India, is on the lookout for a battery energy storage system (BESS) manufacturer to form a partnership or ...
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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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