Ministry of Finance Reduces Performance Security Deposits For Solar Tenders to 3%

Ministry of Finance Reduces Performance Security Deposits For Solar Tenders to 3%

The Ministry of Finance (MoF) has issued a notification revising the performance security deposits for tenders to 3% of the contract value from the previous range of 5%-10%. This move ...
Bihar Issues Empanelment Tender for 20 MW of Residential Rooftop Solar Systems

Bihar Issues Empanelment Tender for 20 MW of Residential Rooftop Solar Systems

The North Bihar Power Distribution Company Limited (NBPDCL) has invited a Request for Proposal to empanel vendors to install 20 MW of residential rooftop solar systems in the state. Interested ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
SECI Announces Yet Another Deadline Extension for 97.5 MW Rooftop Solar Tender

SECI Announces Yet Another Deadline Extension for 97.5 MW Rooftop Solar Tender

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has yet again extended the timeline for its tender for 97.5 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar systems on government building across the country ...
Punjab Power Corporation Floats Tender to Install Smart Meters in Ludhiana

Punjab Power Corporation Floats Tender to Install Smart Meters in Ludhiana

The Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) has issued a tender for installing smart meters, advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) systems, and communication infrastructure with a network platform in Ludhiana. Interested ...
/ / Grid, Smart Grid
SECI Extends Bidding Deadlines for Two Solar Projects in Himachal Pradesh and Tamil Nadu

SECI Extends Bidding Deadlines for Two Solar Projects in Himachal Pradesh and Tamil Nadu

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has extended the bid submission deadlines for two of its tenders. The two tenders include its 15 MW floating solar project in Bilaspur, Himachal ...
Kerala Seeks Empanelled EPC Contractors to Set Up EV Charging Stations

Kerala Seeks Empanelled EPC Contractors to Set Up EV Charging Stations

Kerala State Electricity Boards Limited (KSEB) has invited bids from engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractors to install 26 electric vehicles (EV) charging stations at various government-owned locations in the ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Military Engineer Services Invites Bids for a 1 MW Solar Project in Arunachal Pradesh

Military Engineer Services Invites Bids for a 1 MW Solar Project in Arunachal Pradesh

The Military Engineer Services (MES) has issued a notice inviting tender (NIT) for the development of a 1 MW solar power project at Sigar in Arunachal Pradesh. The last date ...
Sri Lanka Extends Bid Submission Deadline for its 150 MW Solar Tender

Sri Lanka Extends Bid Submission Deadline for its 150 MW Solar Tender

Sri Lanka’s Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) has extended the bid submission deadline of its tender for 150 MW of solar projects to be developed at various locations in the country ...
SECI Extends Bidding Deadline for a 2.5 GW Solar Tender in Karnataka

SECI Extends Bidding Deadline for a 2.5 GW Solar Tender in Karnataka

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has extended the bid submission deadline of its Request for Selection (RfS) for 2.5 GW of interstate-connected solar projects under Tranche X (ISTS-X) ...
SECI Extends Deadlines for North Andaman Floating Solar Project

SECI Extends Bidding Deadline for Andaman Floating Solar Project with Energy Storage

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has extended the bid submission deadline for its floating solar project tender with battery energy storage systems (BESS) to be developed at Kalpong ...
SECI Extends Bids Submission Deadline for its 2 GW Solar and 2 GW Wind Tender

SECI Extends Bids Submission Deadline for its 2 GW Solar and 2 GW Wind Tender

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has extended the deadline to submit bids for its tender for 2 GW of solar and 2 GW of wind projects. The new ...
Gujarat Extends Bidding Deadline for 700 MW of Solar Projects in Dholera Solar Park

Gujarat Extends Bidding Deadline for 700 MW of Solar Projects in Dholera Solar Park

The Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd (GUVNL) has extended the bid submission deadline for its tender for 700 MW of solar projects in the state’s Dholera Solar Park (Phase IX) ...
Wind Generator Invites Bids To Settle Power Finance Corporation’s Lease Obligations

Wind Generator Invites Bids To Settle Power Finance Corporation’s Lease Obligations

The RS India Wind Energy Private Limited, (RSIWEPL) a wind power producer that operates a 41.25 MW (25x1.65 MW) wind-based power project in the Satara district in Maharashtra has floated ...
/ / Wind
MNRE’s Move to Remove Tariff Caps for Solar & Wind Tenders Boosts Market Sentiment

MNRE’s Move to Remove Tariff Caps for Solar & Wind Tenders Boosts Market Sentiment

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) had recently communicated that the upper ceiling tariffs would no longer be prescribed in future bids for solar and wind projects. Many ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Assam Reissues Tenders for 100 MW of Solar Projects

Assam Reissues Tenders for 100 MW of Solar Projects

The Assam Power Distribution Company Limited (APDCL) has reissued a request for selection (RfS) to procure a cumulative capacity of 100 MW of power from grid-connected solar projects in four ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Odisha Floats Tender for Supply 10 Solar Cold Storage Units

Odisha Floats Tender for Supply of 10 Solar Cold Storage Units

The Odisha Renewable Energy Development Agency (OREDA) has invited interested bidders to install ten solar cold storage units. The quantity can be further increased depending on the agency’s requirements. The ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
SECI Announces 4 MW of Floating Solar With Battery Energy Storage for North Andaman

SECI Announces 4 MW of Floating Solar With Battery Energy Storage for North Andaman

The Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI) has issued a Request for Selection (RfS) for setting up 4 MW of grid-connected floating solar projects. These solar projects will come ...
/ / Floating Solar, Solar
EESL Issues Tender for 181,200 Off-Grid Solar Pumps Across India Under KUSUM Program

EESL Issues Tender for 181,200 Off-Grid Solar Pumps Across India Under KUSUM Program

The Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) has invited bids for off-grid solar water pump systems across India under the Pradhan Mantri Urja Suraksha evam Utthaan Mahabhiyaan (PM KUSUM) program that ...
Rajasthan’s 113.5 MW Solar Tender Oversubscribed by 38 MW

Rajasthan’s 113.5 MW Solar Tender Oversubscribed by 38 MW

The Rajasthan Renewable Energy Corporation Limited’s (RRECL) recent solar tender for 113.5 MW of decentralized solar projects in the state has been oversubscribed. RRECL stated that its 113.5 MW tender ...
Solar Tender, Auction & Commissioning Delays Causing Liquidity Issues for Developers

Solar Tender, Auction & Commissioning Delays Causing Liquidity Issues for Developers

According to several solar developers Mercom interacted with recently, there was unanimous agreement that the cost of participating in large-scale solar tenders has reduced their ability to actively bid for ...
/ / Mercom Research Focus, Other
Jaipur Set to Procure 100 Air Conditioned Electric Buses

Jaipur Set to Procure 100 Air Conditioned Electric Buses

Jaipur City Transport Services Limited (JCTSL) has issued a request for proposal (RfP) for the supply, operation, and maintenance of 100 fully air-conditioned electric buses in the city under public-private ...
Maharashtra Invites Bids for 3.65 MW of Rooftop and Ground-Mounted Solar Projects

Maharashtra Invites Bids for 3.65 MW of Rooftop and Ground-Mounted Solar Projects

The Maharashtra Energy Development Agency (MEDA) has invited bids for 3.65 MW of grid-connected solar projects in the state. The tender includes both rooftop and ground-mounted solar systems to be ...
NHPC Extends Bid Submission Deadline for its 2 GW Solar Tender

NHPC Extends Bid Submission Deadline for its 2 GW Solar Tender

The National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) has extended the bid submission deadline for 2,000 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic projects to be set up anywhere in India. The projects are ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Tata Power Bags 70 MW Floating Solar Project in Kerala from NTPC

Tata Power Solar Bags 70 MW Floating Solar Project in Kerala from NTPC

Tata Power Solar has bagged a 70 MW floating solar project in the state of Kerala. The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) had issued tender for the development of 70 ...
/ / Floating Solar, Solar
Gujarat Invites Bidders to Install 1 MW of Rooftop Solar Across its Tourist Sites

Gujarat Invites Bidders to Install 1 MW of Rooftop Solar Across its Tourist Sites

The Tourism Corporation of Gujarat Limited (TCGL) has issued a tender for 1 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) projects along with solar parking and off-grid solar benches. These ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar