Rajasthan Electronics Invites Bids for 3,000 DCR Mono or Polycrystalline Solar Modules

Rajasthan Electronics Invites Bids for 3,000 DCR Mono or Polycrystalline Solar Modules

Rajasthan Electronics and Instruments Limited (REIL), a joint venture between the Government of India and the Government of Rajasthan, has invited bids to supply 3,000 mono or polycrystalline solar modules ...
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Domestic Content Requirement - Helping or Hurting KUSUM Solar Pump Program

Domestic Content Requirement – Helping or Hurting KUSUM Solar Pump Program?

The Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthan Mahabhiyan (PM KUSUM) program was announced by the government to provide financial and water security to farmers by mobilizing solar projects and solar-powered water ...
Indian Railways Issues Tender for 210 MW of Solar Projects Under DCR Category

Indian Railways Issues Tender for 210 MW of Solar Projects Under DCR Category

REMCL, a joint venture of the Indian Railways and RITES Limited, has invited bids to develop 210 MW of grid-connected solar projects under the domestic content requirement (DCR) category on ...
Tender Floated for 9,110 DCR Category Polycrystalline Solar Modules

Tender Floated for 9,110 DCR Category Polycrystalline Solar Modules

Rajasthan Electronics and Instruments Limited (REIL), a joint venture between the Government of India and the Rajasthan Government, has invited bids to procure 9,110 polycrystalline solar modules under the domestic ...
Rajasthan Electronics Floats Tender for 200,000 Multicrystalline Solar Cells (1)

Rajasthan Electronics Floats Tender for 200,000 Multicrystalline Solar Cells

Rajasthan Electronics and Instruments Limited (REIL), a joint venture between the government of India and the Rajasthan government, has invited bids to procure 200,000 multicrystalline solar cells of wattage output ...
Inflating Prices, Policy Bottlenecks Stall Rooftop Solar Progress Amid COVID Outbreak

Inflating Prices, Policy Bottlenecks Stall Rooftop Solar Progress Amid COVID Outbreak

The Renewable Energy Association of Rajasthan (REAR) has written to the Rajasthan Renewable Energy Corporation (RREC), requesting a deadline extension for rooftop solar projects to allow the stakeholders to cope ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
Tender Floated for One Million Multicrystalline Solar Cells

Tender Floated for One Million Multicrystalline Solar Cells

Central Electronics Limited (CEL), a public sector enterprise under the Government of India's Ministry of Science and Technology, has floated a tender for the supply of one million multicrystalline solar ...
Tenders Floated for 290,000 Multicrystalline Solar Cells Under DCR Category

Tenders Floated for 290,000 Multicrystalline Solar Cells Under DCR Category

Rajasthan Electronics and Instruments Limited (REIL), a joint venture between the center and the Rajasthan government, has issued two tenders for the supply of multicrystalline solar cells. The first tender ...
Kerala State Electronics Invites Bids for Supply of Solar Modules for a 2 MW Solar Project

Kerala State Electronics Invites Bids for Supply of Solar Modules for a 2 MW Solar Project

The Kerala State Electronics Development Corporation Limited (KELTRON) has invited bids for the supply of solar panels (monocrystalline solar modules) for a 2 MW solar power project. The last date to submit ...
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Railways’ Tender for 1 GW of Solar Projects on Vacant Lands Fails to Interest Developers

Railways’ Tender for 1 GW of Solar Projects on Vacant Lands Fails to Interest Developers

RITES Limited, an engineering consultancy company, has once again extended the bid submission deadline for setting up 1 GW of land-based solar power projects on various zonal railways lands across ...
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Rajasthan Tenders 1.6 MW of Rooftop Solar With Locally Made Modules

Rajasthan Tenders 1.6 MW of Rooftop Solar With Locally Made Modules

The Rajasthan State Agricultural Marketing Board (RSAMB) has floated a tender for about 1.6 MW of grid-tied rooftop solar systems to be set up at various locations in the state ...
Indian Railways' 400 MW Solar Tender Comes With Domestic Content Requirement

Indian Railways’ 400 MW Solar Tender Comes With Domestic Content Requirement

The Railway Energy Management Company Limited (REMCL), a joint venture of the Indian Railways and RITES Limited, has published the details of the tender for 400 MW of grid-connected solar ...
Tata Power to Develop 300 MW of Solar Projects for NTPC (1)

Tata Power to Develop 300 MW of Solar Projects for NTPC

Tata Power Solar Systems Limited (Tata Power Solar), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tata Power, has received the Letter of Award (LoA) to build 300 MW of solar projects for  National ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Has Safeguard Duty Created a Market for Domestic Small-Scale Solar Manufacturers_

Has Safeguard Duty Created a Market for Domestic Small-Scale Solar Manufacturers?

In July 2018, the Directorate General of Trade Remedies (DGTR) recommended a safeguard duty on cells and modules imported from China and Malaysia, which upended the solar supply chain in ...
Solar Cell Manufacturers Rally in Support of Domestic Cell Usage in KUSUM Program

Solar Cell Manufacturers Rally in Support of Domestic Cell Usage in KUSUM Program

In a letter addressed to the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy’s (MNRE), the Indian Solar Manufacturers Association (ISMA), has expressed its support to the government’s decision to utilize indigenous ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
India-US Solar DCR Case: New Delhi Appeals Against Parts of WTO Ruling

India-US Solar DCR Case: New Delhi Appeals Against Parts of WTO Ruling

In the ongoing trade dispute going on between India and the United States, New Delhi has decided to challenge specific parts of the ruling given by the Dispute Settlement Body ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
China Approves Over 20 GW of Subsidy-Free Wind and Solar Projects

NTPC Issues Tender Inviting Government Entities to Procure Power from 1 GW of Solar Projects

The National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC) has issued tender inviting government entities to procure power from 1 GW of solar projects. The projects have been tendered under the DCR ...
Azure’s Petition before MERC Seeking Declaration of GST as Change in Law Dismissed

Adani Seeks to Purchase 700 MW of Solar Power With 350 MW Under Greenshoe Option

Adani Electricity Mumbai Limited has issued a Request for Selection (RfS) for the purchase of power from 350 MW of grid-connected solar projects on a long-term basis through a competitive ...
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Brookfield Negotiates with ReneSola for its Distributed Solar Assets in China

NTPC Tenders a 2 MW Grid-Connected Solar Multi-Technology Test Bed

The National thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has tendered a 2 MW grid connected solar PV multi-technology test bed at NTPC Energy Technology research Alliance (NETRA), under domestic competitive bidding. NETRA ...
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SECI Indefinitely Extends Bid-Submission Deadline for 200 MW of Solar Projects

SECI Indefinitely Extends Bid-Submission Deadline for 200 MW of Solar Projects

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has indefinitely extended the bid-submission deadline for the development of 200 MW (AC) of solar projects under the domestic content requirement (DCR) category ...
In a Tit-For-Tat Case WTO Establishes Panel to Resolve India-US Dispute on Renewable Energy

In a Tit-For-Tat Case, WTO Sets Up Panel to Resolve India-US Renewable Energy Dispute

In response to the dispute raised by India against the renewable energy policies of eight American states, the World Trade Organization (WTO) has set up a panel to resolve the ...
Use of Mislabeled Imported Panels in DCR Projects to be Penalized

Use of Mislabeled Imported Solar Panels in DCR Projects to be Penalized

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued an order stating that project developers will be penalized for the utilization of imported solar modules to develop projects under ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
MNRE Removes DCR Clause from 5 GW Viability Gap Funding Program

MNRE Removes DCR Clause from 5 GW Viability Gap Funding Program

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has amended the guidelines for the implementation of Viability Gap Funding (VGF) program to develop 5 GW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
U.S. Objects to India’s Request for a Compliance Panel to Resolve the Solar DCR Dispute

US Objects to India’s Request for a Compliance Panel to Resolve Solar DCR Dispute

The solar trade dispute between the U.S. and India hit another roadblock recently after the U.S. objected to India’s request to establish a compliance panel to resolve the deadlock.  India ...
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India Seeks Establishment of Compliance Panel to Resolve Solar DCR Dispute with U.S.

India Seeks Establishment of Compliance Panel to Resolve Solar DCR Dispute with US

The ongoing trade dispute between the United States and India has taken a new turn. New Delhi has now sought the establishment of a compliance panel to resolve the stalemate ...
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