Vijayawada Airport Becomes Solar-Powered with the Installation of a 1 MW Project

Vijayawada Airport Becomes Solar-Powered with the Installation of a 1 MW Project

Vijayawada International Airport has joined a growing list of solar-powered airports in the country with the recent commissioning of a 1 MW project. The project was set up by the ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Gujarat-Based Torrent Power Retenders 300 MW of Solar Power to Meet its RPO

Gujarat-Based Torrent Power Retenders 300 MW of Solar Power to Meet its RPO

Gujarat-based Torrent Power Limited (TPL) has issued a Request for Selection (RfS) for the purchase of power from 300 MW of solar power projects in the state. This procurement will ...
Telangana to Install Rooftop Solar Systems of 1 to 1,000 kW Atop Government Buildings

Telangana to Install Rooftop Solar Systems of 1 to 1,000 kW Atop Government Buildings

The Telangana State Renewable Energy Development Corporation Limited (TSREDCO) has invited bidders to bid for 1-1,000 kW of grid-connected rooftop solar power projects at various government buildings across the state ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
New Benchmark Costs Announced for Off-Grid Solar Systems

New Benchmark Costs Announced for Off-Grid Solar Systems

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has notified new benchmark costs for off-grid solar photovoltaic (PV) systems and solarization of grid-connected agricultural pumps for the financial year (FY) ...
/ / Off-grid, Solar
IPGCL Invites Bidders for 5 MW of Solar Rooftop Projects Under Open Category

IPGCL Invites Bidders for 5 MW of Solar Rooftop Projects Under Open Category

The Indraprastha Power Generation Company (IPGCL) has floated a tender under the open category for 5 MW  of grid-connected rooftop solar PV projects of various capacities across Delhi. The IPGCL ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
Gujarat Seeks Empaneled Agencies for 600 MW of Residential Rooftop Solar Projects

Gujarat Seeks Empaneled Agencies for 600 MW of Residential Rooftop Solar Projects

The Paschim Gujarat Vij Company (PGVCL) has issued an expression of interest (EoI) for empaneled agencies to set up 600 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) projects in residential ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
Gujarat Approves PPAs for 500 MW of Solar Projects

Gujarat Approves PPAs for 500 MW of Solar Projects

The Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission (GERC) has approved the power purchase agreements (PPAs) for 500 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects which were tendered and auctioned by the Gujarat ...
/ / Commercial, Solar
96,376 Solar Pumps for Farmers Have Been Approved in 2 Years

96,376 Solar Pumps for Farmers Have Been Approved in 2 Years

The Government of India has a target of adding over 10,000 MW of solar capacity to solarize the agriculture sector. Solar power is one of the most versatile forms of ...
Tirupati Joins the Club of Solar-Powered Airports

Tirupati Joins the Club of Solar-Powered Airports

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has inaugurated a 1 MW ground-mounted solar project at Tirupati’s Renigunta International airport. Fourth Partner Energy commissioned the project. The club of solar-powered airports ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Tender for 3.5 MW of Solar Projects Announced in Maharashtra

Tender for 3.5 MW of Solar Projects Announced in Maharashtra

STEM Water Distribution and Infrastructure Company has issued a tender to set up 3.5 MW of grid-connected solar projects which will be developed on build own operate transfer (BOOT) basis ...
NTPC Wins Uttar Pradesh’s 500 MW Solar Auction with Lowest Tariff of ₹3.02/kWh

NTPC Wins Uttar Pradesh’s 500 MW Solar Auction with Lowest Tariff of ₹3.02/kWh

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has emerged as the lowest bidder in the auction for 500 MW of grid-connected solar projects conducted by the Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable ...
Haryana Floats Two Tenders for 73 MW of Solar Capacity

Haryana Floats Two Tenders for 73 MW of Solar Capacity

Through two tenders, the Haryana Power Generation Corporation Limited (HPGCL) has called developers to build 73 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects in the state. The bid-submission deadline for ...
Uttar Pradesh Modifies Clauses in the 500 MW Solar Tender

Uttar Pradesh Modifies Clauses in the 500 MW Solar Tender

Paving the way for the development of 500 MW of grid-connected solar projects in the state, the Uttar Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (UPERC) has accepted the changes proposed by Uttar ...
Tender for 3.5 MW of Solar Projects Announced in Maharashtra

Lowest Bid of ₹2.54/kWh Against Ceiling Tariff of ₹2.65/kWh Wins SECI’s 1.2 GW Solar Tender

The Solar Energy Corporation of India Ltd. (SECI) has successfully concluded the auction for 1,200 MW of interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected solar projects to be developed across India. SECI had ...
Andaman & Nicobar Floats Empanelment Tender for 5 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects

Andaman & Nicobar Floats Empanelment Tender for 5 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects

The Electricity Department of the Andaman & Nicobar administration has issued an empanelment tender to develop 5 MW of rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) projects. The bid submission deadline is June ...
Old Off-Grid Solar Projects Could Soon Be Grid-Connected

Old Off-Grid Solar Projects Could Soon Be Grid-Connected

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has received requests from state nodal agencies and implementing agencies for connecting old off-grid solar projects sanctioned under MNRE’s program to the ...
Report Finds Municipalities Could Boost Rooftop Solar Adoption Using Bonds

JERC Publishes Draft Solar Net Metering Regulations for Goa and Union Territories

The Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission (JERC) for the state of Goa and union territories has issued draft net metering regulations. The draft is up for comments and suggestions up to ...
Adani Green Commissions a 50 MW Solar Project in Uttar Pradesh

Adani Green Commissions a 50 MW Solar Project in Uttar Pradesh

Adani Green Energy (UP) Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Adani Green Energy Limited, has commissioned a 50 MW solar PV power project in the state of Uttar Pradesh. The off-taker ...
Second Phase of Grid-Connected Rooftop Solar PV Program Approved

Second Phase of Grid-Connected Rooftop Solar PV Program Approved

The President of India has approved the launch of the second phase of grid-connected rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) program in India. The program aims to help achieve the target of ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Scatec Solar Closes Financing for a 47 MW Project in Malaysia

In a Boost for Domestic Manufactures, President Approves CPSU Program for 12 GW of Solar

The President of India has accorded his approval to implement phase-II of the Central Public Sector Undertaking (CPSU) program to set up 12,000 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) power ...
Centre Advises Andhra Pradesh Government Against Revisiting Solar, Wind PPAs

Kerala Commission Approves Modifications in Bid Documents for 200 MW of Solar Projects

The Kerala State Electricity Regulatory Commission (KSERC) has approved modifications in the standard bid document relating to the capacity utilization factor (CUF), metering point, and project location for 200 MW ...
NTPC Invites Bidders for Supplying Inverter Transformers to its Solar Projects

NTPC Invites Bidders for Supplying Inverter Transformers to its Solar Projects

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has invited bidders to enlist for inverter-inverter transformer package to develop solar power projects for NTPC. The scope of work includes supply, type testing, ...
/ / Inverters & BOS, Solar
Grid-Connected Solar PV Project Tendered in Bangladesh

Bangladesh Power Development Board Tenders 50-60 MW of Solar Projects

Bangladesh’s Power Development Board (BPDB) has announced a tender for 50-60 MW of grid-connected solar PV projects at Rangunia, Chattogram. The projects will be developed on build, own operate (BOO) ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Jharkhand Announces EPC Tender for a 2 MW Canal Top Solar Project

Jharkhand Announces EPC Tender for a 2 MW Canal Top Solar Project

The Jharkhand Renewable Energy Development Agency (JREDA) is looking for an engineering procurement construction (EPC) firm to set up a canal top solar project in Ranchi. The state agency has ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
BHEL to Set Up 129 MW of Solar Projects in Telangana for Singareni Collieries

Gujarat’s 500 MW Solar Tender Oversubscribed by 545 MW

Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL)’s 500 MW grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) power projects (Phase IV) tender has been oversubscribed by 545 MW. Bids totaling 1,045 MW were submitted in ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar