Haryana Regulator Allows State DISCOMs to Carry Forward RPO Backlogs

Haryana Regulator Allows State DISCOMs to Carry Forward RPO Backlogs

The Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC) recently allowed distribution companies (DISCOMs) time up to March 31, 2023, to fulfill their renewable purchase obligation (RPO) targets, including backlogs from previous years ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
CERC Denies Start Date Extension of Medium-Term Open Access for a Solar Project

CERC Denies Start Date Extension of Medium-Term Open Access for a Solar Project

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) recently rejected a solar generator's plea seeking an extension of the start date of medium-term open access (MTOA). It said that the transmission charges ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Captive Generator's Plea to Carry Forward Banked Solar Energy Rejected

Captive Generator’s Plea to Carry Forward Banked Solar Energy Rejected

The Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC) recently asked the Haryana distribution companies (DISCOMs) to calculate the percentage of self-consumption of a captive power generator after excluding generation and consumption figures ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Daily News Wrap-Up: IREDA Partners with Bank Of India to Fund Renewable Energy Projects

Daily News Wrap-Up: IREDA Partners with Bank Of India to Fund Renewable Energy Projects

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Bank of India ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Rajasthan, Haryana, and Punjab Lead Solar Pump Installations Under PM-KUSUM Program

Rajasthan, Haryana, and Punjab Lead Solar Pump Installations Under PM-KUSUM Program

Rajasthan, Haryana, and Punjab are the top three states with the highest number of solar pump installations under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha Evam Utthan Mahabhiyan (PM-KUSUM) program. This ...
Haryana to Procure 150 MW of Renewable Power with Assured Peak Power Supply

Haryana to Procure 150 MW of Renewable Power with Assured Peak Power Supply

The Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC) recently allowed  Haryana Power Purchase Center (HPPC) to procure 150 MW of renewable power with a guaranteed peak power supply from the Solar Energy ...
Bids Invited for 121 MW of Solar Power Projects in Haryana

Bids Invited for 121 MW of Solar Power Projects in Haryana

Haryana Power Generation Corporation (HPGCL) has invited bids to install and commission 121 MW of grid-connected solar power projects at Faridabad (78 MW), Panipat (25 MW), and Yamuna Nagar (18 ...
Haryana Announces a Slew of Financial Incentives for EV Manufacturers

Haryana Announces a Slew of Financial Incentives for EV Manufacturers

The Haryana government has issued the State Electric Vehicle (EV) Policy, 2022, to promote clean transportation and create an ecosystem for manufacturing EV components in the state. The policy aims ...
Haryana Regulator Approves Power Sale Agreement for 800 MW of Wind Solar Hybrid Power

Haryana Regulator Approves Power Sale Agreement for 800 MW of Wind Solar Hybrid Power

The Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC) recently approved the power sale agreement (PSA) submitted by the Haryana Power Purchase Center (HPPC) to procure 800 MW of interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected ...
Bids invited to Set up a 10 MW Grid-Scale Battery Energy Storage System in Haryana

Bids invited to Set up a 10 MW Grid-Scale Battery Energy Storage System in Haryana

Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (DHBVN) is seeking expression of interest (EoI) from any Indian or global company or their consortium, affiliates, or representatives for setting up a grid-scale battery ...
Haryana Regulator Rejects Captive Generator's Plea for Adjustment of Banked Energy

Haryana Regulator Rejects Captive Generator’s Plea to Adjust Banked Energy Period

The Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC) recently rejected a captive power generator's request to adjust the banked energy for one year. The captive power generator should have provided the distribution ...
Rays Experts to Commission 3 GW Solar Park in Rajasthan

Rays Experts to Commission 3 GW Solar Park in Rajasthan

Rays Experts, a Jaipur-based solar park developer, is set to commission what is claimed to be the world’s largest solar park with a capacity of 3 GW in Rajasthan. The ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Tender Floated for 2.7 MW of Solar Projects at Various Locations in Haryana

Tender Floated for 2.7 MW of Solar Projects at Various Locations in Haryana

Haryana Shahri Vikas Pradhikaran (HSVP) has issued a notice inviting tender (NIT) for the supply, installation, and commissioning of 2.7 MW of grid-connected solar power projects at various locations of ...
Haryana Urban Planning Agency Tenders 2.7 MW of Solar Projects

Haryana Urban Planning Agency Tenders 2.7 MW of Solar Projects

Haryana Shahri Vikas Pradhikaran (HSVP), formerly Haryana Urban Development Authority, has issued a notice inviting tender for the supply, installation, and commissioning of 2.7 MW of grid-connected solar power projects ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Empanelment Tender Issued for Rooftop Systems of 1 kW to 500 KW Capacity in Haryana

Empanelment Tender Issued for Rooftop Systems of 1 kW to 500 KW Capacity in Haryana

Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (DHBVN) has invited bids for the empanelment of agencies for the design, supply, installation, testing, and commissioning of grid-connected rooftop solar systems of 1 kW ...
Captive Solar Generator's Plea Challenging Curtailment of Long-Term Open Access Rejected

Captive Solar Generator’s Plea Challenging Curtailment of Long-Term Open Access Rejected

The Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC), in a recent order, rejected the plea of a captive solar power generator to grant open access for the supply of 2 MW of ...
Haryana Sets Additional Surcharge of ₹1.08kWh for Open Access Consumers

Haryana Sets Additional Surcharge of ₹1.08/kWh for Open Access Consumers

The Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC), in a recent ruling, set ₹1.08 (~$0.014)/kWh as the additional surcharge for the consumers of the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (UHBVN) and the ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Approvals for Solar Open Access Under Group Captive Mode Hit a Snag

Approvals for Solar Open Access Under Group Captive Mode Hit a Snag

Solar developers are facing difficulties getting approval from distribution companies (DISCOMs) for solar open access projects under the group captive mode, especially in Rajasthan and Haryana. According to Mercom's Solar Open ...
Haryana Sets Levelized Tariff of ₹2.86/kWh for a 50 MW Solar Project

Haryana Sets Levelized Tariff of ₹2.86/kWh for a 50 MW Solar Project

The Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC) has set a levelized tariff of ₹2.86 (~$0.038)/kWh for a 50 MW solar project in Haryana's Sirsa district. Avaada Green HN Project Private, a ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Haryana Commission Rules in Favor of DISCOM in a Dispute Regarding Tariff Determination

Haryana Commission Rules in Favor of DISCOM in a Dispute Regarding Tariff Determination

The Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC), in a recent order, ruled that a tariff of ₹5.68 (~$0.077)/kWh (without appreciated depreciation) and ₹5.08 (~$0.068)/kWh (with accelerated depreciation) would be applicable for ...
/ / Grid, Market & Policy
APTEL Rules in Favor of Haryana Regulator In the Case of an Open Access Solar Project

APTEL Rules in Favor of Haryana Regulator in the Case of an Open Access Solar Project

The Appellate Tribunal For Electricity (APTEL) has ruled that the Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC) is not to blame for the delay in signing the grid connectivity agreement with an ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Haryana Electricity Regulator to Revisit Multi-Year Tariff Regulations, 2019

Haryana Electricity Regulator to Revisit Multi-Year Tariff Regulations, 2019

The Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC), has announced that it would prepare a consultation paper to revisit the Multi-Year Tariff (MYT) Regulations, 2019. It would place the consultation paper in ...
/ / Grid, Market & Policy
Empanelment Tender Issued for Residential Rooftop Solar Systems in Haryana

Empanelment Tender Issued for Residential Rooftop Solar Systems in Haryana

The Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (UHBVNL) has invited expression of interest for empanelment of agencies to set up grid-connected residential rooftop solar systems of capacities ranging from 1 kW ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
Plea for Review of Tariff Determined for a Poultry Litter-Based Biogas Project Rejected

Plea for Review of Tariff Determined for a Poultry Litter-Based Biogas Project Rejected

The Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC), in a recent order, rejected the review petition filed by Haryana Power Purchase Center (HPPC), relating to the tariff determination for a 1.2 MW ...
Solar Developer’s Deemed Generation Claims Due to Grid Failure Rejected

Solar Developer’s Deemed Generation Claims Due to Grid Failure Rejected

The Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC), in a recent order, rejected the recovery claims of a solar developer for deemed generation on account of grid failure. The Commission noted that ...
/ / Grid, Market & Policy