Banking Charges, Ambiguity on Net Metering Rules Major Glitches in Gujarat Solar Policy

Banking Charges, Ambiguity on Net Metering Rules Major Glitches in Gujarat Solar Policy

The solar industry believes the Gujarat government's new solar policy is a mixed bag of positive and negative initiatives for the sector. The Gujarat government announced the new 'Gujarat Solar ...
Gujarat’s New Solar Policy Incentivizes Captive and Rooftop Solar Projects

Gujarat’s New Solar Policy Incentivizes Captive and Rooftop Solar Projects

The Gujarat government has announced the new 'Gujarat Solar Power Policy 2021' with incentives for residential, commercial, and industrial rooftop solar developers. The policy will be valid until December 31, ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Reasons Behind the Record Low Solar Bid of ₹1.99_kWh in The Gujarat Solar Auction

Reasons Behind the Record Low Solar Bid of ₹1.99/kWh in the Gujarat Solar Auction

The recent auction by Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) (Phase XI) for 500 MW of solar projects set a new record for the lowest tariff an auction in India ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Torrent Power Reissues Tender for Purchasing 300 MW of Solar in Gujarat

Torrent Power Reissues Tender for Purchasing 300 MW of Solar in Gujarat

Torrent Power Limited has reissued the tender for the purchase of up to 300 MW of power from grid-connected solar projects in Gujarat. The last date to submit the bids ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Gujarat University Seeks Turnkey Solutions for a 50 MW Solar Module Manufacturing Unit

Gujarat University Seeks Turnkey Solutions for a 50 MW Solar Module Manufacturing Unit

Gandhinagar-based Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University (PDPU) has invited bids to supply equipment for a 50 MW solar module manufacturing line. The last date to submit the bids is December 23, ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
KP Energy Completes Transmission Line in Gujarat to Evacuate Wind Power

KP Energy Completes Transmission Line in Gujarat to Evacuate Wind Power

Gujarat-based KP Energy Limited, a leading engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) company in the wind sector, announced its financial results for the second quarter (Q2) of the financial year (FY) ...
/ / Other, Wind
Gujarat Electricity Corporation Floats Tender for 140 MW of Solar Projects

Gujarat Electricity Corporation Floats Tender for 140 MW of Solar Projects

The Gujarat State Electricity Corporation Limited (GSECL) has floated a tender for 140 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) power projects in the state. The projects will range between 10 ...
NTPC Reduces EPC Solar Tender Capacity to 500 MW, Limits Project Location to Gujarat

NTPC Reduces EPC Solar Tender Capacity to 500 MW, Limits Project Location to Gujarat

NTPC Limited has revised its previous tender for an engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) package for 600 MW of solar projects in the country. The tender capacity has now been reduced ...
Gujarat Seeks Manufacturers for 5,000 E-Rickshaws and 10,000 Electric Two-Wheelers

Gujarat Seeks Manufacturers for 5,000 E-Rickshaws and 10,000 Electric Two-Wheelers

The Gujarat Energy Development Agency (GEDA) has invited bids for manufacturers to market and distribute 5,000 battery-operated three-wheelers with lithium-ion batteries in the state. The tender has been floated under ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
BHEL Seeks Suppliers of BoS Components for a 20 MW Solar Project in Gujarat

BHEL Seeks Suppliers of BoS Components for a 20 MW Solar Project in Gujarat

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), a government-enterprise, has issued a tender for the balance of system (BoS) components for a 20 MW (AC) grid-connected solar power project at NTPC Gandhar ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Daily News Wrap-Up_ AC Energy to Develop a 70 MW Solar Project in Gujarat

Daily News Wrap-Up: AC Energy to Develop a 70 MW Solar Project in Gujarat

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: AC Energy, an energy arm of Ayala Corporation, has revealed its plan to expand its renewable energy ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Gujarat to Empanel Contractors for Biogas Projects

Gujarat to Empanel Contractors for Biogas Projects

The Gujarat Energy Development Agency (GEDA) has floated an empanelment tender for large-sized biogas projects in the state. The contract will also include the running and maintenance of the project ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Tender Announced for 12 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems on Government Buildings in Gujarat

Tender Announced for 12 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems on Government Buildings in Gujarat

The Gujarat Energy Development Agency (GEDA) has issued a tender for 12 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar systems on government buildings in the state. The rooftop systems will range from ...
Daily News Wrap-Up_ Jinko and LONGi Bag Supply Orders for Bifacial Solar Modules

Daily News Wrap-Up: Jinko and LONGi Bag Supply Orders for Bifacial Solar Modules

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: LONGi, a global solar technology company, has supplied 73 MW of bifacial double-glass modules for a solar ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
BHEL Floats Two Operation & Maintenance Tenders for 40 MW of Solar Projects

BHEL Floats Two Operation & Maintenance Tenders for 40 MW of Solar Projects

The Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has floated operation and maintenance (O&M) tenders for two solar projects. The first tender is for the operation and maintenance of a 10 MW ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Gujarat Seeks Consultants for a 3.3 GW Wind and Solar Hybrid Park at Rann of Kutch

Gujarat Seeks Consultants for a 3.3 GW Wind and Solar Hybrid Park at Rann of Kutch

The Gujarat State Electricity Corporation Limited (GSECL) has invited bids to appoint a consultant for a 3.3 GW wind, solar, and hybrid park at Rann of Kutch area in Gujarat ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Gujarat’s Sabar Dairy Plans to Install 2 MW of Solar Projects

Gujarat’s Sabar Dairy Plans to Install 2 MW of Solar Projects

Gujarat’s Sabar Dairy has invited bids for 2 MW of solar power projects at its chilling centers in Idar (1 MW) and Dhansura (1 MW). Along with the design, engineering, ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
SJVN Floats EPC Tender for a 100 MW Solar Project in Gujarat’s Raghanesda Solar Park

SJVN Floats EPC Tender for a 100 MW Solar Project in Gujarat’s Raghanesda Solar Park

State-owned SJVN Limited has invited tenders for the engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) of a 100 MW solar project at the Raghanesda Solar Park (Phase X) in Gujarat. Interested bidders ...
SJVN Bags a 100 MW Project in Gujarat’s Raghanesda Solar Park

SJVN Bags a 100 MW Project in Gujarat’s Raghanesda Solar Park

State-owned SJVN Limited announced that it bagged a 100 MW project at the Raghanesda Solar Park in Gujarat. In July, Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) had retendered 100 MW ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Gujarat Announces Tender to Purchase Power from 500 MW of Solar Projects

Gujarat Announces Tender to Purchase Power from 500 MW of Solar Projects

Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) has issued a request for selection (RfS) to purchase power from 500 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects. Projects under construction, those that ...
Students in Gujarat Can Buy Cheaper Electric Vehicles through State Subsidies

Students in Gujarat Can Buy Cheaper Electric Vehicles through State Subsidies

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani announced that the state government would offer subsidies to encourage battery-operated two-wheelers and three-wheelers. Students studying from classes IX up to colleges will receive a ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Gujarat’s Blueprint to Establish Tariffs for Wind-Solar Hybrid Projects

Gujarat’s Blueprint to Establish Tariffs for Wind-Solar Hybrid Projects

The Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission (GERC) has invited comments from stakeholders on its discussion paper to start a regulatory process for determining tariffs for wind-solar hybrid projects. The GERC noted ...
Gujarat’s New Land Policy for Solar, Wind Projects to Make Developers More Accountable

Gujarat’s New Land Policy for Solar, Wind Projects to Make Developers More Accountable

The state government of Gujarat has issued amendments to its wasteland allotment policy for wind, solar, and hybrid (wind and solar) power projects. According to the amendments, the renewable power ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
ADB to Provide ₹4.66 Billion Loan to ENGIE for a 200 MW Solar Project in Gujarat

ADB to Provide ₹4.66 Billion Loan to ENGIE for a 200 MW Solar Project in Gujarat

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and  ENGIE have signed a long-term loan agreement worth ₹4.66 billion (~ $65.6 million) to develop and operate a 200 MW (AC) solar project in ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Gujarat Issues Tender for a 210 MW Solar Power Project in Jamnagar

Gujarat Issues Tender for a 210 MW Solar Power Project in Jamnagar

The Gujarat State Electricity Corporation Limited (GSECL) has invited bids for a 210 MW grid-connected solar power project in the Jamnagar district of Gujarat. The general scope of work involves ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions