Uttar Pradesh’s 500 MW Solar Tender Receives Bids from Only Two Developers Totaling 90 MW

After April’s Lull, India Auctions 1.7 GW of Solar Capacity in May 2019

The auction activity picked up in May after the conclusion of the general elections which saw the beginning of NDA government’s second term under the leadership of PM Modi. During ...
Second Phase of Grid-Connected Rooftop Solar PV Program Approved

Telangana Extends Bid Submission Deadline for its 31 MW Solar Rooftop Tender

The Telangana State Renewable Energy Development Corporation (TSREDCO) has extended the bid submission date of a tender it had issued on March 3, 2019, for a 31.12 MW grid-connected rooftop ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
India Auctioned 2 GW of Solar Projects in August 2018

Tata, GIPCL Quote a Tariff of ₹2.75/kWh in Gujarat’s Dholera Solar Park Auction for 250 MW

Of the 1 GW solar capacity that was tendered in January 2019, the Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) has now auctioned 250 MW of solar projects at Dholera Solar ...
SECI Amends RfS Guidelines for 2 GW ISTS-Connected Wind Tranche-IV Tender

Lowest Tariff of ₹2.80/kWh Wins Gujarat’s 1,000 MW Wind Auction

Lowest tariff of ₹2.80 (~$0.0399)/kWh has emerged as the winner in  Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL)’s auction for 1,000 MW of grid-connected wind power projects. According to a market ...
/ / Other, Wind
BHEL Bags Orders Worth ₹1.25 Billion for Two Solar Projects in Gujarat

Gujarat Auctions 700 MW of Solar Capacity, Engie Quotes Lowest Tariff of ₹2.65/kWh

Engie has emerged as the lowest (L1) bidder in the auction to award 700 MW of solar photovoltaic (PV) projects conducted by Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL). The solar ...
China Approves Over 20 GW of Subsidy-Free Wind and Solar Projects

Gujarat’s 1 GW Solar Tender Undersubscribed by 700 MW, Second in a Row to Get Tepid Response

Bidders are reluctant to participate in the tender floated by Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) for 1,000 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects at Dholera Solar Park (Phase ...
Uttar Pradesh Releases Blueprint for Open Access Regulations

GERC Not to Impose Additional Surcharge for Open Access Consumers in Gujarat

The Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission (GERC) has passed an order stating that no additional surcharge will apply to consumers of four of Gujarat’s DISCOMs for utilizing power through open access ...
NTPC Issues EPC Tender for 1 GW of Solar Projects Under Phase-II of CPSU Program

After Two Scrapped Auctions, Gujarat’s 700 MW Solar Tender Undersubscribed by 100 MW

The tender floated by Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) for 700 MW of solar photovoltaic (PV) projects under Phase III of Raghanesda Solar Park has been undersubscribed by 100 ...
SECI Auctions 2 GW of ISTS-Connected Wind Projects to be Developed Across India

Gujarat Extends Bid Submission Deadline for its Tender for 1 GW of Wind Projects

The Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) has extended the bid submission deadline for 1,000 MW of grid-connected wind power projects to be developed in the state (Phase II-R). The ...
/ / Other, Wind
Uttar Pradesh Invites Bids for 200 MW in its Private Sector Owned Solar Park

Gujarat’s 1 GW Tender for Dholera Solar Park Gets Fourth Extension Amid Poor Participation

The bid-submission deadline for the tender to set up 1 GW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects at Dholera Solar Park (Phase V) has been extended yet again. The new ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Gujarat Invites EoI to Develop 1,000 MW of Solar Projects at Dholera Solar Park

Third Bid-Submission Deadline Extension Given to Gujarat’s Dholera 1 GW Solar Tender

The bid-submission deadline for the tender to set up 1 GW grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects at Dholera Solar Park (phase V) has seen a few extensions already. Gujarat Urja ...
Adani Seeks Bidders to Purchase 700 MW of Solar Power, With 350 MW under Greenshoe Option

Gujarat Reissues Tender for 700 MW of Solar After Scrapping the Auction Citing High Tariff

The Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) has issued a revised Request for Selection (RfS) for 700 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) power projects to be set up under ...
Gujarat Issues Tender for 1 GW of Wind Projects

Gujarat Issues Tender for 1 GW of Wind Projects

The Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) has issued Request for Selection (RfS) for the purchase of power through competitive bidding process from 1,000 MW of grid-connected wind power projects to ...
/ / Other, Wind
Tie Up with At Least Three Manufacturers Before Bidding_ Gujarat Tells Wind Developers

Tie Up with At Least Three Manufacturers Before Bidding: Gujarat Tells Wind Developers

The Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission (GERC) has asked bidders of wind auction to declare pre-bid tie-up with at least three equipment manufacturers or engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractors for the ...
/ / Other, Wind
UPC Solar Quotes Lowest Tariff of ₹2.55/kWh in Gujarat’s 500 MW Solar Auction

UPC Solar Quotes Lowest Tariff of ₹2.55/kWh in Gujarat’s 500 MW Solar Auction

Paryapt Solar, a special purpose vehicle by UPC Solar, has emerged as the lowest bidder by quoting a tariff of ₹2.55 (~$0.035)/kWh to develop 50 MW in the recent auction conducted ...
/ / 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
Gujarat Commission Permits GUVNL to Procure Solar Power from SEWA’s Solar Project

Gujarat Commission Permits GUVNL to Procure Power from SEWA’s Solar Project

The Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) can now procure power from solar energy generating systems of Salt Pan Workers of Self Employed Women Association (SEWA) during the off-season period ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Maharashtra Sets ₹2.72/kWh as Generic Tariff for Solar and ₹2.87/kWh for Wind

In a Welcome Move, Gujarat Modifies its Land Laws to Set up Wind and Solar Hybrid Parks

In a positive development for the domestic renewable energy sector, the state government of Gujarat has modified its land laws relating to the development of wind and hybrid (wind and ...
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Vedanta’s Odisha Branch Invites Expression of Interest for Procuring Solar Power

Gujarat Scraps Another Solar Auction for 700 MW Citing High Solar Park Charges

The Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) has scrapped the recently conducted auction for 700 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic projects in the state. This is the second time that ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Tirupati Smart City Invites Tender for 6 MW of Solar Projects

RfS Issued for Purchase of 1 GW Power from Solar Projects in Gujarat’s Dholera Solar Park

The Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) has issued a Request for Selection (RfS) for the purchase of 1,000 MW of power from grid-connected solar photovoltaic power projects located in ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
How Low Did It Go_ 5 Lowest Solar Tariffs Quoted in 2018

UPDATED – How Low Did It Go: 5 Lowest Solar Tariffs Quoted in 2018

In 2018, over 13 GW of solar capacity was auctioned through the year with the lowest discovered tariff in these auctions recorded at ₹2.44 (~$0.0355)/kWh, which has quoted four times ...
BHEL to Construct 75 MW Grid-Connected Solar PV Project in Gujarat

Gujarat Announces RfS for 500 MW of Solar Projects

The Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) has issued Request for Selection (RfS) for the purchase of power from 500 MW grid connected solar photovoltaic power projects to be set ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Uttar Pradesh Comes up with a 550 MW Solar Tender

Gujarat’s 700 MW Solar Auction Sees Lowest Tariff of ₹2.84/kWh

Lowest tariff of ₹2.84 (~$0.0406)/kWh was quoted in the solar auction conducted by the Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) for 700 MW of solar power projects. The projects are ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Gujarat Shows Leniency, Grants Several Extensions to 25 MW Solar Thermal Project

Gujarat Shows Leniency, Grants Several Extensions to 25 MW Solar Thermal Project

Taking a lenient view, the Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission (GERC) has extended the scheduled commissioning date of a 25 MW of grid-connected solar thermal project a number of times. The ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Bihar Sets Solar PV Generic Tariff at ₹4.17/kWh for FY 2018-19

Gujarat’s 700 MW Solar Tender Oversubscribed by Over Two Times

The Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL)’s 700 MW grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) tender has been oversubscribed by over two times. A GUVNL official informed Mercom that bids aggregating 1,750 ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar