Solar Makes Up for 11.8% of India’s Total Installed Power Capacity

Solar Makes Up for 11.8% of India’s Total Installed Power Capacity

India’s installed renewable energy (including large hydro projects) capacity stood at 147.8 GW, accounting for 38% in the overall power mix at the end of the third quarter (Q3) of ...
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Bids Invited to Set up a 40 MW Grid-Connected Solar Project in Chhattisgarh

Bids Invited to Set Up a 40 MW Grid-Connected Solar Project in Chhattisgarh

Coal Lignite Urja Vikas, a joint venture company of Coal India (CIL) and National Lignite Corporation (NLC), issued a tender to set up a 40MW ground-mounted grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) ...
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IREDA’s 10 GW Solar Module Manufacturing Tender Receives Strong Response

IREDA’s 10 GW Solar Module Manufacturing Tender Receives Strong Response

The Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA)’s tender for setting up manufacturing capacities for vertically-integrated high-efficiency solar modules under the production-linked incentive (PLI) program received a strong response from the ...
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Coal India Subsidiary Tenders a 20 MW Solar Project in Jharkhand

Coal India Subsidiary Retenders a 20 MW Solar Project in Jharkhand

The Central Coalfields Limited (CCL), a subsidiary of Coal India, has invited fresh bids to develop a 20 MW grid-connected solar power project at Piparwar in Jharkhand. The scope of ...
Uttar Pradesh Power DISCOMs Grapple with Reduced Collections Amid Covid-19 Lockdown

Uttar Pradesh Power DISCOMs Grapple with Reduced Collections Amid COVID-19 Lockdown

The outbreak of COVID-19 has created an unprecedented situation, causing far-reaching consequences for both businesses and consumers across the country. In a circular issued on February 19, 2020, the government ...
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SECI Tenders 200 MW of Solar Under DCR Category at Neemuch-Mandsaur Solar Park

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has tendered 200 MW (AC) of solar under the domestic content requirement (DCR) category, on behalf of Coal India Limited (CIL). The last ...
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After Lull, DCR Tendering Begins in India

After a long lull, DCR tendering activity has picked up in India’s solar sector. The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) tendered a 200 MW solar project under domestic content ...
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