SECI Floats Tender for 1.2 GW of ISTS-Connected Wind-Solar Hybrid Projects

SECI Floats Tender for 1.2 GW of ISTS-Connected Wind-Solar Hybrid Projects

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has invited bids for setting up 1,200 MW of interstate transmission system (ISIS)-connected wind-solar hybrid power projects (Tranche-V) across India. The last date ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Month in a Minute Top Headlines from Indian Renewable Sector in September 2021

Month in a Minute: Top Headlines from Indian Renewable Sector in September 2021

Here is a recap of some of the most important headlines from August 2021: India’s solar open access installations totaled 209 MW in the second quarter (Q2) of 2021, a ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
DC-Coupled Hybrid Projects Provide Higher Net Value When PV Penetration is High

DC-Coupled Hybrid Projects Provide Higher Net Value When PV Penetration is High

Solar photovoltaic (PV) power demand has increased due to favorable policies, technological advancements, cost reduction, and clean energy uptake. However, without storage deployment or an increase in price-responsive load, growth ...
/ / Solar, Technology
Daily News Wrap-Up: JinkoSolar to Build a $500 Million Ingot and Wafer Plant in Vietnam

Daily News Wrap-Up: JinkoSolar to Build a $500 Million Ingot and Wafer Plant in Vietnam

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: JinkoSolar Holding will invest $500 million to build a monocrystalline ingot and wafer manufacturing facility in Quảng ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up: Lucas TVS, 24M Technologies to Build Li-Ion Giga Factory in India

Daily News Wrap-Up: Lucas TVS, 24M Technologies to Build Li-Ion Giga Factory in India

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Automotive electrical components manufacturer Lucas TVS Ltd. and 24M Technologies signed a license and services agreement to construct ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up: Vestas to Supply Wind Turbines to a 181 MW Wind Farm in Australia

Daily News Wrap-Up: Vestas to Supply Wind Turbines to a 181 MW Wind Farm in Australia

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Denmark-based wind turbine manufacturer Vestas has secured a 181 MW deal for Dulacca Wind Farm in Queensland, ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up: EU Approves $6.7 Billion in Aid for France's Solar Projects

Daily News Wrap-Up: EU Approves $6.7 Billion in Aid for France’s Solar Projects

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The European Commission has approved a €5.7 billion (~$6.7 billion) aid program to support renewable energy generation ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
NTPC, NLC India, Ayana, and Azure Power Winners in SECI’s 1.2 GW Wind-Solar Hybrid Auction

NTPC, NLC India, Ayana, and Azure Power Winners in SECI’s 1.2 GW Wind-Solar Hybrid Auction

NTPC Limited, NLC India, Project Ten Renewable Power (Ayana Renewable Power), and Azure Power were declared winners in the Solar Energy Corporation of India’s (SECI) auction for 1,200 MW interstate ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Bihar Floats Tender for 1 MW of Hybrid Rooftop Solar Projects with Net Metering Facility

Bihar Floats Tender for 1 MW of Hybrid Rooftop Solar Projects with Net Metering Facility

The Bihar Renewable Energy Development Agency (BREDA) has invited bids to install 1 MW of hybrid rooftop solar projects with a net metering facility under the capital expenditure (CAPEX) model ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Grasim to Procure Power From ReNew’s Captive Solar-Wind Hybrid Project

Grasim to Procure Power from ReNew’s Captive Solar-Wind Hybrid Project

Grasim Industries Limited, a textile company of the Aditya Birla Group, signed a shareholders’ agreement with ReNew Green Energy Solutions and ReNew Surya Uday to procure renewable energy from its solar-wind hybrid ...
/ / Commercial, Solar
Amp Energy Secures $100 Million for its 1.7 GW of Renewable Energy Projects Portfolio

Amp Energy Secures $100 Million for its 1.7 GW of Renewable Energy Projects Portfolio

Renewable energy-focused infrastructure fund manager Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP), through its Copenhagen Infrastructure New Markets Fund (CI NMF), has signed an investment agreement with Amp Energy India to enable joint ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
SECI Not a Nodal Agency for Wind-Solar Hybrid Projects Anymore

SECI Not a Nodal Agency for Wind-Solar Hybrid Projects Anymore

According to the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy’s (MNRE) newly introduced amendments to the competitive bidding process guidelines for grid-connected wind-solar hybrid projects, the Solar Energy Corporation of India ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Daily News Wrap-Up: Sembcorp and PUB Unveil 60 MW Floating Solar Project in Singapore

Daily News Wrap-Up: Sembcorp and PUB Unveil 60 MW Floating Solar Project in Singapore

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world:  Sembcorp Floating Solar Singapore, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sembcorp Industries, and the island state's national water agency ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Tata Power and Azure Power Winners in MSEDCL’s 500 MW Wind-Solar Hybrid Auction

Tata Power and Azure Power Win MSEDCL’s 500 MW Wind-Solar Hybrid Auction

Tata Power and Azure Power were declared winners in the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited’s (MSEDCL) auction to procure power from 500 MW of from grid-connected interstate and intrastate ...
Solar Tender Activity up Year-over-Year in Q2 While Auctions Slowed

Solar Tender Activity Up Year-over-Year in Q2 While Auctions Slowed

According to Mercom India Research, government agencies announced tenders for 8.5 GW of solar projects in the second quarter (Q2) of the calendar year (CY) 2021, a 19% decrease compared to ...
Race Between Declining Costs of Wind, Solar Power, and Falling Market Value

Race Between Declining Costs of Wind, Solar Power, and Falling Market Value

The world is steadily embracing renewable energy, with wind and solar energy making up a large share of power generation. With the supply of these resources increasing, the value of ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Bids Invited from Project Consultants for a 2,375 MW Renewable Energy Park in Gujarat

Bids Invited from Project Consultants for a 2,375 MW Renewable Energy Park in Gujarat

The Gujarat Industries Power Company Limited (GIPCL) has invited bids from project consultants to develop a 2,375 MW solar, wind, and hybrid renewable energy park at the Great Rann of ...
SECI Issues Tender for 1.2 GW of ISTS-Connected Wind Projects

SECI Issues Tender for 1.2 GW of ISTS-Connected Wind Projects

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued a tender for setting up of 1,200 MW interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected wind power projects (Tranche-XI) in the country. The last ...
/ / Other, Wind
JSW Energy Signs PPA with SECI for 540 MW of Blended Wind Power Projects

JSW Energy Signs PPA with SECI for 540 MW of Blended Wind Power Projects

JSW Renew Energy, a wholly-owned subsidiary of JSW Future Energy, announced that it has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with the Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI) to ...
NTPC Invites Bids for 600 MW of ISTS-Connected Wind -Solar Hybrid Projects

NTPC Invites Bids for 600 MW of ISTS-Connected Wind-Solar Hybrid Projects

NTPC Limited has invited bids to develop interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected wind-solar hybrid projects of capacity up to 600 MW anywhere in India. NTPC will develop the hybrid power projects ...
Solar Wind Hybrid Project of the Year: CleanMax Solar’s Project in Karnataka

Solar Wind Hybrid Project of the Year: CleanMax Solar’s Project in Karnataka

Indian rooftop solar developer, CleanMax Solar, was adjudged the winner in the ‘Best Hybrid Project’ category, during the recently held Mercom India Solar Summit 2021. CleanMax developed a wind-solar hybrid project for ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
SECI Invites Bids for 1.2 GW of ISTS-Connected Solar Wind Hybrid Projects

SECI Invites Bids for 1.2 GW of ISTS-Connected Solar Wind Hybrid Projects

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has invited bids for setting up 1,200 MW interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected wind-solar hybrid power projects (Tranche-IV) on a build, own, operate basis ...
SECI to Tender 1.2 GW of ISTS-Connected Solar Wind Hybrid Projects Soon

SECI to Tender 1.2 GW of ISTS-Connected Solar Wind Hybrid Projects Soon

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has informed that it will issue a request for selection (RfS) for setting up 1,200 MW of inter-state transmission system-connected (ISTS) solar wind ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Amendments to Solar, Wind, and Hybrid Policies in Andhra Pradesh

Amendments to Solar, Wind, and Hybrid Policies in Andhra Pradesh

The Andhra Pradesh Energy Department has clarified that the amendments made to policies on the wind, solar, and wind-solar hybrid projects will apply to projects commissioned after November 18, 2019 ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Adani Green Secures $1.35 Billion Debt Financing For Its Renewable Energy Portfolio

Adani Green Secures $1.35 Billion Debt Financing For Its Renewable Energy Portfolio

In an important development, Adani Green Energy Limited (AGEL) has raised a $1.35 billion (~₹97.93 billion) debt package for its under-construction renewable asset portfolio, according to a press release. The ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar