Regulator Asks Karnataka to Compensate Wind Generators for Income Tax Outgo

Regulator Asks Karnataka DISCOMs to Compensate Wind Generators for Income Tax Outgo

The Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) has ruled in favor of wind power generators and asked the state distribution companies (DISCOMs) to compensate them for the additional cost incurred due ...
/ / Other, Wind
Karnataka High Court Rejects Developer's Plea to Build Solar Project on Disputed Land

Karnataka High Court Rejects Developer’s Plea to Build Solar Project on Disputed Land

The Karnataka High Court has rejected a solar project developer's plea to complete the construction of a solar project in Karnataka's Raichur district since the land on which it is ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Empanelment Tender Issued for 3 MW of Residential Rooftop Solar Systems in Karnataka

Empanelment Tender Issued for 3 MW of Residential Rooftop Solar Systems in Karnataka

Gulbarga Electricity Supply Company (GESCOM) has issued a notice inviting tender (NIT) to empanel vendors to install 3 MW of residential rooftop solar systems across seven districts in Karnataka. The ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Karnataka Commission Directs DISCOM to Compensate Solar Developer for GST Claims

Karnataka Commission Directs DISCOM to Compensate Solar Developer for GST Claims

The Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) ruled in favor of Parampujya Solar Energy, a solar power developer declaring that it is eligible for compensation due to the enactment of Goods ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
State DISCOM Directed to Pay Solar Developer Differential Tariff as per the PPA

State DISCOM Directed to Pay Solar Developer Differential Tariff as per the PPA

The Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) recently ruled that a solar developer was entitled to a tariff of ₹8.40 (~$0.113)/kWh from the Gulbarga Electricity Supply Company (GESCOM) from the date ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Tender Reissued for 10 MW of Residential Rooftop Solar Systems with Net Metering

Tender Reissued for 10 MW of Residential Rooftop Solar Systems with Net Metering

The Gulbarga Electricity Supply Company Limited (GESCOM) has reissued the tender to empanel agencies to design, supply, install, and commission 10 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar projects under net metering ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
APTEL Denies Tariff Cut for a Delayed Solar Project, Allows Recovery of Liquidated Damages

APTEL Denies Tariff Cut for a Delayed Solar Project, Allows Recovery of Liquidated Damages

The Appellate Tribunal for Electricity (APTEL), in a recent order, directed a solar developer to pay liquidated damages to the Gulbarga Electricity Supply Company (GESCOM) for the delay of 31 ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Developer's Request for Supplementary PPA for a Delayed Solar Thermal Project Rejected

Developer’s Request for Supplementary PPA for a Delayed Solar Thermal Project Rejected

The Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC), in a recent order, rejected a solar developer's request for approval of a supplementary power purchase agreement (SPPA) for a delayed project. The Commission ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Bids Invited to Install 10 MW of Residential Rooftop Solar Systems with Net Metering

Bids Invited to Install 10 MW of Residential Rooftop Solar Systems with Net Metering

The Gulbarga Electricity Supply Company (GESCOM) has invited bids for the design, supply, installation, and commissioning of 10 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar systems under net metering on residential buildings ...
DISCOMs Ask For Steep Hike in Electricity Tariff in Karnataka, Commission Goes Easy

DISCOMs Ask For Steep Hike in Electricity Tariff in Karnataka, Commission Goes Easy

The Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) has issued the retail tariff order for various distribution companies (DISCOMS) for FY 2021.  The new tariffs will come into force from November 01, ...
/ / Grid, Market & Policy
Regulator Dismisses Solar Developer’s Plea for Respite Under Force Majeure

Regulator Dismisses Solar Developer’s Plea for Respite Under Force Majeure

The Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) dismissed Adani Green Energy (UP) Limited’s plea for relief under the force majeure clause in its power purchase agreement (PPA) with the Gulbarga Electricity ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Adani Green to Receive Refund of ₹1.2 Million for a 20 MW Solar Project in Mysuru

Adani Green to Receive Refund of ₹1.2 Million for a 20 MW Solar Project in Mysuru

The Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) has ordered that Adani Green Energy Limited (AGEL) should get a refund of ₹1.2 million (~$15,754) from the Gulbarga Electricity Supply Company Limited (GESCOM) ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
APTEL Orders Karnataka DISCOM to Clear Dues of Azure Power for Solar Supply by November End

APTEL Orders Karnataka DISCOM to Clear Dues of Azure Power for Solar Supply by November End

In a case between Azure Power and Gulbarga Electricity Supply Corporation Limited (GESCOM), the Appellate Tribunal for Electricity (APTEL) has ordered the distribution company (DISCOM) to pay all of its ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
KERC Dismisses Petition Claiming Interest for Delayed Payment for a Biomass Project

KERC Dismisses Petition Claiming Interest for Delayed Payment for a Biomass Project

In a recent order, Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) has dismissed a petition filed by  Koppal Green Power Limited against Gulbarga Electricity Supply Company Limited (GESCOM) asking it to pay ...
/ / Other, Waste to Energy
Mytrah Energy Commissions Three 15 MW Solar Projects in Karnataka

Mytrah Energy Commissions Three 15 MW Solar Projects in Karnataka

Mytrah Energy, a renewable energy independent power producer (IPP), has successfully commissioned three solar projects in the state of Karnataka. Each of the three projects have a capacity of 15 ...