Abu Dhabi

Sterling and Wilson to Develop World’s Largest 1,177 MW Solar Project in Abu Dhabi

Sterling & Wilson has won an engineering procurement and construction (EPC) bid to develop a 1,177 MW solar project in Sweihan in the Emirates of Abu Dhabi. Once complete, the ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Solar Panel

NHPC Awards a 50 MW Solar Project To Larsen & Toubro

The National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) has signed an engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contract with Larsen & Toubro to develop a 50 MW grid-connected solar project in the Theni ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Metro Kolkata

Kolkata Metro Tenders 1 MW of Rooftop Solar

The Kolkata Metro tendered rooftop solar projects aggregating 1 MW to be installed on the rooftops of Metro Railway installations at Noapara Car Depot Complex and other elevated stations. The ...
Hindustan Salts

Hindustan Salts on the Lookout for a EPC Contractor to Develop 100 MW Solar Project in Gujarat

Hindustan Salts Limited, a government-owned salt company, invited bids to develop a 100 MW solar project at Kharaghoda in Gujarat. The bid-submission deadline is June 5, 2017. The project will ...
Solar Tender

ONGC Tenders 1 MW of Solar at IPSHEM in Goa

The Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), an oil and gas company, has tendered 1 MW (2x500 kW) of solar at Institute of Petroleum Safety, Health and Environment Management (IPSHEM), ...
DEEP DIVE: Intense Competition Drives Solar Tariffs to a New Record Low of Rs.2.62/kWh at Bhadla Phase-IV Solar Park Auction in India

DEEP DIVE: Intense Competition Drives Solar Tariffs to a New Record Low of Rs.2.62/kWh at Bhadla Phase-IV Solar Park Auction in India

The solar tariff in India breached the Rs.3 (~$0.046)/kWh mark in the recently concluded 250 MW Bhadla Phase-IV Solar Park auction. The winning tariff of Rs.2.62 (~$0.0405)/kWh quoted in the ...
TSGENCO

Telangana State Power Generation Corporation Tenders 5 MW of Solar to be Developed in Peddapally

The Telangana State Power Generation Corporation (TSGENCO) tendered 5 MW of solar to be developed in Peddapally district of Telangana. The bid submission deadline is July 24, 2017. The scope ...
solar project

Andhra Pradesh Power Generation Corporation Tenders 100 MW of Solar at Ananthapuramu-II Solar Park

The Andhra Pradesh Power Generation Corporation (APGENCO) tendered a 100 MW solar project at the Ananthapuramu-II solar park in Talaricheruvu, Andhra Pradesh. The bid-submission deadline is May 26, 2017. The estimated project ...
Month in a Minute

Month in a Minute: Important Headlines and Data Points from the Indian Renewable Sector in April 2017

Mercom India forecasts cumulative installations in the calendar year 2017 to reach 10 GW. The European Investment Bank (EIB) approved a EUR 200 million (~Rs.13.8 billion), 20-year loan to State Bank of ...
vikram solar

Vikram Solar Commissions Solar Projects Aggregating 20 MW for Jindal Aluminum in Karnataka

Vikram Solar, a PV module manufacturer and EPC solutions provider, commissioned 20 MW of solar for Jindal Aluminum in Karnataka. The entire capacity constitutes of 2 projects of 10 MW ...
/ / Commercial, Solar
Solar Finance

Indian Solar Sector Sees $1.6 Billion in Funding and M&A Transactions in Q1 2017

With solar installations crossing 12 GW by end of March 2017, financial activity was robust in the first quarter of 2017, with approximately $1.6 billion (~Rs.106 billion) in announced corporate, project funding ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Bonds

Oriano Solar Raises Rs.200 Million in Series A Funding

Oriano Solar, a solar focused EPC firm, has raised Series A funding of Rs.200 million ($3 million) from Samridhi Fund, which is managed by SIDBI Venture Capital Ltd. The investment ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Rooftop

NTPC Tenders 1.5 MW of Grid-Connected Rooftop Solar at its Kudgi Stage-I Premises in Karnataka

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has tendered 1.5 MW of rooftop solar to be developed at the NTPC Kudgi Stage-I premises. The project will be awarded through a domestic ...
Ciel et Terre Opens Floating Solar Manufacturing Unit in India

Neyveli Lignite Corporation Invites Expression of Interest for 5 MW Floating Solar Project

The Neyveli Lignite Corporation has proposed to develop a 5 MW floating solar power project in Andaman & Nicobar. The company has invited an expression of Interest from companies with ...
Solar Project

Indian Oil Corporation Tenders 3 MW of Solar in Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh

The Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) tendered a 3 MW ground mounted solar PV project to be constructed at Indian Oil Kadapa Bottling Plant premises located in Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh. The project ...
Utility Scale Solar

NHPC Tenders 30 MW Solar Project in Uttar Pradesh

The National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) tendered a 30 MW solar PV project to be developed in the Jalaun district of Uttar Pradesh. This is an engineering procurement and construction ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Sambhar Salts Looks for EPC Contractor to Develop 100 MW Solar Project in Rajasthan

Sambhar Salts Looks for EPC Contractor to Develop 100 MW Solar Project in Rajasthan

Sambhar Salts Limited, a subsidiary of Hindustan Salts Limited (a government-owned salt company), has invited expression of interest to develop a 100 MW solar project in Sambhar, Rajasthan. The deadline for submission ...
Rajasthan Solar Project

Rajasthan Electronics and Instruments, Tenders 10 MW Solar on Behalf of ONGC

Rajasthan Electronic and Instruments Ltd. (REIL), has tendered a 10 MW (AC) solar project on behalf of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), to be set up at Hazira in ...
Tenders And Auctions

755 MW of Solar Tendered in November in India

Indian government agencies announced solar tenders of 755 MW in November and auctioned 155.5 MWs. Of the tendered projects, 750 MW were large-scale solar projects and 5 MW were under ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
NLC India

Neyveli Lignite Corporation India Tenders 500 MW Solar in Tamil Nadu

The Neyveli Lignite Corporation (NLC) has tendered 500 MW (AC) of grid-connected solar in the state of Tamil Nadu. The state-owned company has mandated that each project will be a ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
10 MW Solar Project Commissioned at Panipat Thermal Power Station in Haryana

10 MW Solar Project Commissioned at Panipat Thermal Power Station in Haryana

Haryana Power Generation Corporation (HPGCL) has commissioned a 10 MW solar project at the premises of Panipat Thermal Power Station (PTPS) in Panipat. The project was set up by Sterling ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
vikram solar

GIPCL Issues Letters of Intent to Vikram Solar to Develop Two Solar Power Projects

The Gujarat Industries Power Company (GIPCL) has issued letters of Intent (LoI) to Vikram Solar to set up two solar power projects of 40 MW each at Charanka solar park ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Gamesa Inks EPC Contract with Atria Power to Develop 130 MW of Solar

Gamesa Inks EPC Contract with Atria Power to Develop 130 MW of Solar

Gamesa, a wind turbine manufacturer and project developer, announced that it will develop 130 MW of solar projects for Atria Power, a renewable energy project developer. The company has entered into an ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Bid-Submission Deadline to Install 10 MW Solar Project at Paradip Port Trust Extended

Bid-Submission Deadline to Install 10 MW Solar Project at Paradip Port Trust Extended

The bid submission deadline to install a 10 MW solar power project at the Paradip Port Trust (PPT) premises in Odisha for self-consumption has been extended to October 7, 2016 ...
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Military Engineering Solar Tender

Non-Protectionist Solar Policies Will Help Attract Foreign Investments into India

The fundamentals of the solar sector have shifted. After years of panel price drops, module prices have gone up this year by about 10 percent, while the rupee has fallen ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar