Tirupati Smart City Invites Tender for 6 MW of Solar Projects

2018 Ends with a Bang with Solar Tenders of Over 13 GW Announced in December

After a lull, the month of December 2018 witnessed a huge surge in tender announcements, nearly nine times more than the 1.4 GW tendered in November 2018. This was also ...
Maharashtra Issues RfS for 1 GW of Floating Solar Projects with a Tariff Ceiling of ₹3_kWh

Maharashtra Issues RfS for 1 GW of Floating Solar Projects with a Tariff Ceiling of ₹3/kWh

The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) has issued a request for selection (RfS) for purchase of power from 1,000 MW (100 MW X 10 clusters) grid connected floating ...
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SECI Invites Expression of Interest to Develop Floating Solar

Floating Solar Tender of 15 MW Announced by Greater Visakhapatnam Smart City

Greater Visakhapatnam Smart City Corporation Ltd. ( GVSCCL) has issued a tender for 15 MW of floating solar farm under the Smart City Mission. The project, which will be developed ...
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Karnataka Invites Expression of Interest to Install Three Floating Solar Projects

NTPC Issues Fresh Tender for 20 MW Floating Solar at its Gas Power Plant in Uttar Pradesh

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has issued yet another tender for floating solar projects. This floating solar tender, the third in a week’s time, calls to develop 20 MW ...
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State Transmission Utility Must Maintain Solar Evacuation Infrastructure: MERC

State Transmission Utility Must Maintain Solar Evacuation Infrastructure: MERC

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has approved the competitive bidding process for long-term procurement of 1 GW power from floating solar projects which will be established on the state’s ...
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NTPC Issues Another Floating Solar Tender of 100 MW for its Premises in Telangana

NTPC Issues Another Floating Solar Tender of 100 MW for its Premises in Telangana

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has issued a tender to develop 100 MW of grid-connected floating solar project at NTPC Ramagundam, located in Telangana. The tender allows for the ...
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NTPC’s New 25 MW Floating Solar Project Tender in Andhra Pradesh

NTPC’s New 25 MW Floating Solar Project Tender in Andhra Pradesh

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has issued a tender to develop a 25 MW  floating solar project at NTPC Simhadri, located in Andhra Pradesh. The tender allows for the ...
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Shapoorji Pallonji Wins SECI’s 50 MW Floating Solar Auction Quoting ₹3.29/kWh

Shapoorji Pallonji Wins SECI’s 50 MW Floating Solar Auction Quoting ₹3.29/kWh

Shapoorji Pallonji, one of India’s leading renewable energy project developers, has won the bid to develop 50 MW of floating solar project in Uttar Pradesh. This 50 MW project is ...
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Global Floating Solar Capacity Crosses 1 GW, Has the Potential to Exceed 400 GW_ Report

Global Floating Solar Capacity Crosses 1 GW, Has the Potential to Exceed 400 GW: Report

Floating solar technology is emerging as a panacea for densely populated counties where land is a constraint. According to a market report “where sun meets water” produced by the World ...
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MAHAGENCO Invites EoI to Set up Solar Manufacturing Unit in Maharashtra

NTPC Issues Tender for 70 MW of Floating Solar PV Projects in Kerala

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has invited bids for the development of 70 MW of floating solar PV projects at Rajiv Gandhi Combined Cycle Power Project at Kayamkulam, Kerala ...
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Month in a Minute: Important News from Indian Solar Industry in September 2018

SECI Gives Another Bid Submission Extension for 150 MW of Floating Solar in Uttar Pradesh

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI)  has yet again extended the bid submission deadline for setting up 150 MW (50 MW x 3) of grid connected floating solar power ...
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SECI Extends Bid Submission Deadline for 10 GW Solar Tender with 3 GW Manufacturing

SECI Extends Bid Submission Deadline for 10 GW Solar Tender with 3 GW Manufacturing

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI)  has extended the bid submission deadline for the setting up of 10 GW of  ISTS connected solar PV power projects linked with 3 GW ...
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India’s Largest 2 MW Floating Solar Project Commissioned in Greater Visakhapatnam

India’s Largest 2 MW Floating Solar Project Commissioned in Greater Visakhapatnam

The Greater Visakhapatnam Smart City Corporation Limited (GVSCCL) has commissioned a 2 MW grid-connected floating solar photovoltaic (PV) project. The floating solar PV project is installed atop the Mudasarlova reservoir ...
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Ciel et Terre Opens Floating Solar Manufacturing Unit in India

Ciel et Terre Opens Floating Solar Manufacturing Unit in India

Ciel et Terre International, a French floating solar specialist, has started its endeavour to increase its footprint in the solar industry of India. As part of its expansion plans in ...
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India’s Largest 2 MW Floating Solar Project Commissioned in Greater Visakhapatnam

Maharashtra to Study the Impact of Floating Solar Project on Ujani Dam

The government of Maharashtra has set up a committee to examine the issues related to the development of a floating solar power project at the Ujani dam in Sholapur, according ...
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NTPC Tenders 22 MW of Grid-Connected Floating Solar Project in Kerala

NTPC Tenders 22 MW of Grid-Connected Floating Solar Project in Kerala

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has tendered a 22 MW grid-connected floating solar photovoltaic (PV) project to be developed at Rajiv Gandhi Combined Cycle Power Plant (RGCCPP) Kayamkulam in ...
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Karnataka Invites Expression of Interest to Install Three Floating Solar Projects

Karnataka Invites Expression of Interest to Install Three Floating Solar Projects

The Karnataka Urban Water Supply and Drainage Board has invited expression of interest (EoI) to set up floating solar power projects over reservoirs in Manvi, Sirguppa, and Ballari City. The ...
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MSEDCL Invites Expression of Interest for 1 GW of Floating Solar PV Projects

MSEDCL Invites Expression of Interest for 1 GW of Floating Solar PV Projects

The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) is on the lookout for prospective developers to develop 1,000 MW of floating solar photovoltaic (PV) projects. As a first step in ...
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SECI Tenders 100 MW of Grid-Connected Floating Solar PV Projects

BREAKING: SECI Tenders 100 MW of Grid-Connected Floating Solar PV Projects

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has tendered 100 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects to be developed in the state of Uttar Pradesh. The projects will be ...
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West Bengal 5 MW Floating Tender Auction

BREAKING: West Bengal Auctions 5 MW of Floating Solar PV

The West Bengal Power Development Corporation Limited (WBPDCL) has successfully auctioned a 5 MW, grid-connected floating solar photovoltaic (PV) project to be developed in the district of Murshidabad. When contacted ...
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West Bengal Tenders a 5 MW Grid-Connected Floating Solar PV Project

West Bengal Tenders 5 MW Grid-Connected Floating Solar PV Project

The West Bengal Power Development Corporation Limited (WBPDCL) has tendered a 5 MW, grid-connected floating solar photovoltaic (PV) project to be developed in the district of Murshidabad. The bid-submission deadline ...
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India Recorded Strong Solar Tender and Auction Activity in December

India Recorded Strong Solar Tender and Auction Activity in December

After a period of lull, the month of December 2017 witnessed a surge in tendering and auction activity in solar sector in the country. Over 2,500 MW of solar was ...
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200 MW Floating Solar Project to be Developed in Indonesia

200 MW Floating Solar Project to be Developed in Indonesia

Indonesia is set to be the site of a 200 MW floating solar PV project that is poised to become the world’s largest floating solar photovoltaic (PV) plant when it ...
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GVMC Tenders 3 MW Floating Solar Project

Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation Tenders 3 MW Floating Solar Project

The Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation (GVMC) tendered a 3 MW floating solar project to be developed on Meghadrigedda reservoir in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. The bid-submission deadline is January 10, 2018 ...
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MNRE to Tender 17 GW of Solar and Over 3.5 GW of Wind Projects by March 2018

MNRE to Tender 17 GW of Solar and Over 3.5 GW of Wind Projects by March 2018

Following a recent lull in tender activity, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) is preparing to announce a spate of tenders for solar projects in the coming four ...
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