SECI ISTS Tenders

Breaking: SECI Issues 2 Tenders Totaling 2.4 GW of ISTS Solar Projects

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued two requests for proposals (RFS) to set up ISTS-connected solar projects totaling 2.4 GW. The SECI has issued a tender for ...
Gujarat’s 500 MW Solar PV Tender Oversubscribed by Three Times

BREAKING: Gujarat’s 500 MW Solar PV Tender Oversubscribed by Three Times

Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL)’s recent 500 MW grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) tender with greenshoe option has been oversubscribed by over three times. The General Manager at GUVNL told ...
SECI Tenders 100 MW of Grid-Connected Floating Solar PV Projects

BREAKING: SECI Tenders 100 MW of Grid-Connected Floating Solar PV Projects

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has tendered 100 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects to be developed in the state of Uttar Pradesh. The projects will be ...
/ / Floating Solar, Solar
West Bengal 5 MW Floating Tender Auction

BREAKING: West Bengal Auctions 5 MW of Floating Solar PV

The West Bengal Power Development Corporation Limited (WBPDCL) has successfully auctioned a 5 MW, grid-connected floating solar photovoltaic (PV) project to be developed in the district of Murshidabad. When contacted ...
/ / Floating Solar, Solar
Maharashtra Auctions 500 MW of Wind Projects to be Developed Across the State

BREAKING: Winning Bids of ₹2.85-2.87/kWh Quoted in MSEDCL’s 500 MW Wind Auction

The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) has auctioned 500 MW of grid-connected wind projects to meet its non-solar Renewable Purchase Obligation (RPO). The lowest quoted (L1) tariff in ...
Domestic Solar Manufacturers Withdraw Anti-Dumping Petition

BREAKING: Petitioners Withdraw Solar Anti-Dumping Case, to Refile Next Week

In a significant development, Indian solar manufacturers have withdrawn the anti-dumping petition filed with the Ministry of Trade and Commerce against solar cell and module imports from China, Taiwan and ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
SECI Tenders 2 GW of ISTS-Connected Solar PV Projects

Breaking: SECI Tenders 2 GW of ISTS-Connected Solar PV Projects

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has tendered 2,000 MW of inter-state transmission system (ISTS)-connected grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects to be developed across the country. The capacity tendered ...
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IDFC Alternatives Acquires 40 MW Grid-Connected Solar Projects in Madhya Pradesh

Breaking: KREDL Tenders 1,200 MW of Grid-Connected Solar at Pavagada

The Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Limited (KREDL) has tendered 1,200 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects to be developed in the Pavagada Solar Park, in Karnataka’s Tumkur district. The ...
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UPNEDA Tenders 1 GW Grid-Connected Solar Projects

Breaking: UPNEDA Tenders 1 GW of Grid-Connected Solar Projects Across Uttar Pradesh

The Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Development Agency (UPNEDA) has tendered 1 GW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects to be developed across the state. The bid-submission deadline is ...
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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
SECI Tenders Over 275 MW of Grid-Connected Solar Projects in Uttar Pradesh

Breaking: SECI Tenders 275 MW of Grid-Connected Solar Projects in Uttar Pradesh

The Solar Energy Corporation of India has (SECI) tendered 275 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects to be developed in the Uttar Pradesh Solar Park. SECI confirmed to Mercom ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Hero Future Energies and Softbank Win 500 MW Bhadla Solar Park Auction

Breaking: Hero Future Energies and Softbank Win 500 MW Bhadla Solar Park Auction at ₹2.47-2.48/kWh

In the 500 MW Bhadla solar park auction that concluded today, Hero Future Energies won 300 MW at a winning bid of ₹2.47 (~$0.0380)/kWh followed by Softbank Group which won ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Wind Auction GUVNL 500 MW

Breaking News: New Low Wind Tariff of ₹2.43/kWh Recorded in GUVNL’s 500 MW Auction

Wind power tariffs dropped to a record-low level of ₹2.43 (~$0.038)/kWh quoted in the Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd. (GUVNL) 500 MW auction in Gujarat. This is even lower than ...
/ / Other, Wind
KREDL Tenders 860 MW of Large-Scale Solar Projects in Karnataka

Breaking News: KREDL Tenders 860 MW of Large-Scale Solar Projects in Karnataka

The Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Limited (KREDL) has issued a tender for allotment of 860 MW (20 MW x 43 Taluks) grid-connected solar projects in 43 selected taluks in Karnataka ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
MNRE SECI Wind 2 GW ISTS Program

Breaking: To Leverage Dip in Tariff, SECI to Tender 2 GW of ISTS-Connected Wind Projects in December 2017

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) will be tendering 2,000 MW of inter-state transmission system (ISTS)-connected wind projects to be developed across the windy states in December 2017. The ...
/ / Other, Wind
Financing Activity in the Indian Solar Sector So Far This Year

BREAKING: Azure Power Wins NTPC’s 250 MW DCR Solar Auction with a Low Bid of ₹3.14/kWh

Azure Power has emerged as the lowest (L1) bidder in the recently conducted 250 MW solar auction. The project will be developed under the domestic content requirement (DCR) category. Azure ...
/ / Tenders & Auctions
Mahindra Susten Emerges as Lowest (L1) Bidder

Breaking: Mahindra Susten Emerges as Lowest (L1) Bidder in NLC India’s 20 MW BESS Auction

Mahindra Susten emerged as the lowest (L1) bidder in the 20 MW solar with battery energy storage system (BESS) auction conducted by Neyvveli Lignite Corporation (NLC) India. Mahindra Susten quoted ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Rewa Solar Park Projects

Breaking: Payment Guarantee Approved for Rewa Solar Park Projects

The state cabinet of the Government of Madhya Pradesh, today, approved the payment guarantee to be provided to solar project developers in the Rewa Ultra Mega Solar (RUMS) park. An ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
India, China Anti-dumping

UPDATE: DGAD’s Office Initiates Anti-Dumping Proceedings Against Solar Imports

The office of the Directorate General of Anti-dumping & Allied Duties (DGAD) India, has notified the Chinese Embassy in India that they have received a petition for investigation regarding the ...
Supreme Court

Breaking: Supreme Court Issues Order Allowing Wind REC Trade

The Supreme Court of India has issued an order allowing the trade in Wind Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs). The highest court in India has removed the stay placed on the ...
/ / Other, Wind
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
TANGEDCO Solar Tariff

Breaking News: New Tariff Low in TANGEDCO; Rs.3.47 (~$0.05364) per Unit Quoted in 1,500 MW Solar Tender

In the 1,500 MW Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) tender, Raasi Green Earth Energy won the bid to develop 100 MW of solar by quoting Rs.3.47 (~$0.05364)/unit. This ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
solar project

BREAKING: TANGEDCO Receives Technical Bids Aggregating 3,700 MW in Response to a 1,500 MW Solar Tender

The Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) has received technical bids aggregating 3,700 MW in response to a 1,500 MW solar tender issued in May 2017. The price bids are expected ...
modules

BREAKING NEWS: Indian Solar Manufacturers File Anti-Dumping Petition

Indian solar manufacturers have filed an anti-dumping petition with the Ministry of Trade and Commerce, against Chinese solar modules and cells hoping that an interim duty will be levied, according ...
/ / Manufacturing, Solar
Where Are We With GST

BREAKING NEWS – It’s Official: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Confirms 5 Percent GST for Solar

India’s Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley, confirmed a solar GST rate of 5 percent at the 15th meeting of the GST Council held today. This official clarification ends a week of ...