Karnataka Exempts Rooftop Solar Projects below 1 MW from CEIG Clearance

Tender Announced for 35 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects in Delhi

Delhi’s Indraprastha Power Generation Co. Ltd. (IPGCL) has issued a tender for 35 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar projects in Delhi under the Mukhyamantri Solar Power Program. Project developers, technology ...
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PGCIL Seeks Shareholders’ Permission to Raise ₹200 Billion in FY20

PGCIL Seeks Shareholders’ Permission to Raise ₹200 Billion in FY20

The Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL), a state-owned electric utility company, has asked for the approval of its shareholders to raise ₹200 billion (~$2.84 billion) through bonds or ...
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UPNEDA Tenders 75 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects

UPNEDA Tenders 75 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects to be Developed Across Uttar Pradesh

In two separate tenders, the Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Development Agency (UPNEDA) has tendered 75 MW of rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) projects to be installed atop rooftops across ...
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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NTPC May Raise $2.49 Billion to Expand Electricity Generation Capacity

NTPC May Raise $2.49 Billion to Expand Electricity Generation Capacity

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) may hit the market next year to raise ₹160 billion (~$2.49 billion) for the expansion of its electricity generation capacity. According to a report by ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Oriano Interview: India needs a proper rating system to drive rooftop solar adoption in SMEs

Oriano Interview: India Needs Proper Rating System to Drive Rooftop Solar Adoption in SMEs

Rooftop solar installations are definitely going to be a big part of India’s renewable growth story. In a country of billions, generating solar power at the point of consumption is ...
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SECI Releases Final List of Winning Bidders in 500 MW Rooftop Solar Auction

SECI Releases Final List of Winning Bidders in 500 MW Rooftop Solar Auction

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has released the final list of successful bidders/installers who won bids to develop rooftop solar projects in the 500 MW rooftop solar auction ...
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REIL Tenders 15 MW of Rooftop and Small Solar PV Projects for ONGC

REIL Tenders 15 MW of Rooftop and Small Solar PV Projects for ONGC

Rajasthan Electronics and Instruments Limited (REIL), a joint venture of the Government of India and the Government of Rajasthan, has issued a tender for 15 MW of solar on behalf ...
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Rooftop

Rs.2.20/kWh, the Lowest Tariff Quoted in SECI’s 500 MW Solar Rooftop Auction

Rs.2.20 (~$0.034)/kWh is the lowest quoted tariff to develop a solar rooftop project under the RESCO mode. Mundra Solar PV quoted the tariff to set up a solar rooftop project ...
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India SME Technology Services Tenders 3.55 MW of Rooftop Solar

India SME Technology Services, a joint venture between the Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) and four public sector banks including State Bank of India (SBI), Indian Overseas Bank ...
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Hitachi Enters Indian Solar Market with CleanMax Solar

Hitachi, a Japanese electronics conglomerate, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) announcing its plans to enter the Indian solar market in collaboration with CleanMax Solar. The partnership aims to ...
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NVVN

NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam Extends Bid Submission Deadline for 15.52 MW of Grid Connected Rooftop Solar Tenders

The NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam (NVVN), a wholly owned subsidiary of the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC), tendered 15.52 MW of grid connected rooftop solar under the CAPEX model in ...
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The Telangana New and Renewable Energy Development Corporation Tenders 0.5 MW of Rooftop Solar

The Telangana New and Renewable Energy Development Corporation (TNREDCL) has tendered 500 kW of grid-connected rooftop solar projects to be developed at the premises of Dr. MCR HRD Institute, Hyderabad ...
Rooftop Tender

SECI Cuts Solar Rooftop Tender from 1,000 MW to 500 MW

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has amended the tender document pertaining to the 1,000 MW solar rooftop auction for government buildings, reducing the capacity to 500 MW. Mercom ...
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Achievement-Linked Incentives and Awards Program Approved for Grid Connected Rooftop Solar

The government has approved the proposed amendments to the Achievement-linked Incentives and Awards program for grid connected rooftop and small solar power projects. These amendments will come into effect on ...
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Policy Roundup

India Solar and Renewable Energy Policy Roundup: March 2017

Here is a renewable energy policy roundup from central, state and government agencies in India for the month of March 2017. After the low tariffs recorded in the Rewa auction, ...
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GST

Delhi Government Releases Solar Policy 2016-2020

The state government of Delhi has released the Delhi Solar Policy 2016, which is applicable for the four-year period 2016-2020. This policy will be applicable for any solar energy generating ...
Rooftop Solar

SECI Tenders 1,000 MW of Rooftop Solar in India

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has tendered 1,000 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar in India for installation on government buildings and offices throughout the country. Of the 1,000 ...
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