Uttarakhand Seeks Interested Bidders for 10 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects

Uttarakhand Seeks Interested Bidders for 10 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects

The Uttarakhand Power Corporation Limited (UPCL) has floated a tender inviting expression of interest (EoI) for the rate contract and empanelment of vendors for grid-connected rooftop solar power projects between ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Solar Now Accounts for 9.2% of India’s Total Installed Power Capacity

Solar Now Accounts for 9.2% of India’s Total Installed Power Capacity

In the quarter ending September 2019, India’s total renewable energy capacity (including large hydro) stood at 130.68 GW. This translates into approximately 35.7% of the total installed power capacity in ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Public Health Department in Rajasthan Issues Tender for Installation of Solar Pumps

Public Health Department in Rajasthan Issues Tender for Installation of Solar Pumps

The Public Health Engineering Department (PHED) of Jaipur in Rajasthan, has invited bids for 61 solar energy-based borewell water pumps to be installed in various villages of Jaipur region II ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Maharashtra Floats Tender to Procure 50 MW of Bagasse-Based Power

Maharashtra Floats Tender to Procure 50 MW of Bagasse-Based Power

The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) has invited request for selection (RfS) for the procurement of 50 MW of power generated from bagasse-based co-generation power projects in the ...
/ / Other, Waste to Energy
MNRE Readies Blueprint for Developing Decentralized Solar Projects

MNRE Readies Blueprint for Developing Decentralized Solar Projects

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued draft guidelines for the development of decentralized solar power projects. The MNRE has called for comments, suggestions, and opinions from ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
SolarArise India Commissions 27 MW of Solar Projects in Karnataka

SolarArise India Commissions 27 MW of Solar Projects in Karnataka

Zurich-based ThomasLloyd has announced that its investee SolarArise India Projects Pvt Ltd, a Delhi-based solar project developer, has commissioned a 27 MW solar photovoltaic power project in Kerehalli village, Koppal ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
UPERC Approves Amended PPAs for 500 MW of Solar Projects

UPERC Approves Amended PPAs for 500 MW of Solar Projects

The Uttar Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (UPERC) has approved the amended power purchase agreements (PPA) along with the PPAs and tariffs for procuring 500 MW of solar power. A petition ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Zimbabwe Issues Expression of Interest for 235 MW of Solar Projects at Various Locations

Zimbabwe Issues Expression of Interest for 235 MW of Solar Projects at Various Locations

The Infrastructure Development Bank of Zimbabwe (IDBZ) has issued an Expression of Interest (EoI) for a cumulative capacity of 235 MW of solar photovoltaic (PV) power projects at seven locations ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Assam Signs MoU with NHPC to Develop 2 GW Subansiri Lower Hydro Project

Assam Signs MoU with NHPC to Develop 2 GW Subansiri Lower Hydro Project

The Government of Assam and the National Hydro Power Corporation (NHPC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop Subansiri lower hydroelectric project located along the borders of Assam ...
/ / Other, Other Energy
Hindustan Shipyard to Install 1 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects in Andhra Pradesh

Hindustan Shipyard to Install 1 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects in Andhra Pradesh

Hindustan Shipyard Limited (HSL) is planning to increase its rooftop solar capacity by adding 1 MW installation at its premises in the state of Andhra Pradesh. This project will be ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
Karnataka Tops Government’s Rooftop Solar Attractiveness Index

Karnataka Tops Government’s Rooftop Solar Attractiveness Index

According to central government estimates, Karnataka has emerged as the best state in India for rooftop solar projects. Minister of Power R.K. Singh recently released a survey report titled ‘The ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
MNRE Begins Allocation of Capacities to States Under KUSUM Program for India’s Farmers

MNRE Begins Allocation of Renewable Capacities to States Under KUSUM Program for India’s Farmers

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued a memorandum for state-wise renewable energy capacity allocation under the KUSUM program for the country’s farmers. The capacities have been ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Tata Power Partners with NTT-Com-Netmagic to Build a 50 MW Solar Project in Solapur

Tata Power Partners with NTT-Com-Netmagic to Build a 50 MW Solar Project in Solapur

Tata Power has announced its partnership with NTT-Com-Netmagic to build its first 50 MW solar power project in Solapur, located in the state of in Maharashtra. The solar power project ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale