NTPC, EDF, JSW, and Torrent Power Winners in SECI’s 1.2 GW Wind Auction

NTPC, EDF, JSW, and Torrent Power Winners in SECI’s 1.2 GW Wind Auction

NTPC Renewable, Halvad Renewables (EDF Renewables), JSW Neo Energy, and Torrent Power are winners in Solar Energy Corporation of India’s (SECI) auction for the 1.2 GW interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected ...
/ / Other, Wind
Mahindra Susten’s 175 MW Solar Project Uses Bifacial Modules by LONGi and Jinko

Mahindra Susten’s 175 MW Solar Project Uses Bifacial Modules by LONGi and Jinko

Mahindra Susten, the solar engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) arm of Mahindra Group, has commissioned a 175 MW solar project in Kolayat in the Bikaner district of Rajasthan. Mahindra Susten ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Tenders Issued to Develop ISTS Network for Evacuating 18 GW of Renewable Power in Gujarat

Tenders Issued to Develop ISTS Network for Evacuating 18 GW of Renewable Power in Gujarat

REC Power Development and Consultancy Limited (RECPDCL) has issued four global tenders to build interstate transmission systems (ISTS) on a build, own, operate, and transfer basis at Khavda pooling station ...
/ / Grid, T&D, Uncategorized
Tata Power, Amp Energy, NTPC & SJVN Winners in SECI’s 1.2 GW Wind Solar Hybrid Auction

Tata Power, Amp Energy, NTPC & SJVN Winners in SECI’s 1.2 GW Wind-Solar Hybrid Auction

Tata Power, Amp Energy, NTPC, and SJVN are winners in Solar Energy Corporation of India’s (SECI) auction to set up 1,200 MW interstate transmission system (ISTS)- connected wind-solar hybrid projects ...
Bids Invited to Procure Power from 1 GW of Solar Projects

Bids Invited to Procure Power from 1 GW of Solar Projects

Punjab State Power Corporation (PSPCL) has issued a request for selection (RfS) to select bidders to procure power from 1 GW of grid-connected solar projects through a long-term tariff-based competitive ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Developers Bear the Cost of Mismatch in Long-Term Access & Solar Project Commissioning (1)

Developers Bear the Cost of Mismatch in Long-Term Access & Solar Project Commissioning

Renewable energy project developers have been burdened with delay charges imposed by the Central Transmission Utility of India (CTU) for the mismatch between the deployment of long-term access to transmission ...
NTPC Issues EPC Tender for a 75 MW ISTS-Connected Solar Project

NHPC Issues EPC Tender for a 75 MW ISTS-Connected Solar Project

NHPC Limited has issued a notice inviting tender (NIT) from the engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractors to develop a 75 MW interstate transmission system (ISTS) connected solar power project ...
NLC India Invites Bids to Set Up 100 MW ISTS-Connected Solar Power Projects

NLC India Invites Bids to Set Up 100 MW ISTS-Connected Solar Power Projects

NLC India has invited bids to set up 100 MW interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected solar power projects on a pan India basis. The successful bidder will have to take care of ...
CERC Adopts Tariff of ₹2.37kWh for a 300 MW Solar Project

CERC Adopts Tariff of ₹2.37/kWh for a 300 MW Solar Project

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC), in a recent order, adopted the tariff of ₹2.37 (~$0.031)/kWh for a 300 MW solar project for which the Solar Energy Corporation of India ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Transmission Networks Issues Rules to Plan Communication Systems for Transmission Networks

Ministry of Power Issues Rules to Plan Communication Systems for Transmission Networks

The Ministry of Power (MoP) has formulated guidelines for planning communication systems for new and existing inter-state transmission systems (ISTS) to help define their categories and the corresponding approval procedure ...
/ / Grid, Market & Policy
Bids Invited for Interstate Transmission System to Evacuate of 20 GW of Renewables

Bids Invited for Interstate Transmission System to Evacuate 20 GW of Renewables

PFC Consulting, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Power Finance Corporation (PFC), has invited bids to develop an interstate transmission system (ISTS) to evacuate 20 GW of power from the renewable energy ...
/ / Grid, T&D
Tata Cleantech Loans ₹4.4 Billion to Sterlite for a Northeastern Transmission Project

Tata Cleantech Loans ₹4.4 Billion to Sterlite for a Northeastern Transmission Project

Power transmission company Sterlite Power announced the financial closure for its Nangalbibra-Bongaigaon Transmission Project with debt funding of ₹4.4 billion (~$57.19 million) from Tata Cleantech Capital. Sterlite Power had acquired ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Other
NTPC Issues EoI for Land to Develop Wind Projects in Seven States

NTPC Issues EoI for Land to Develop Wind Projects in Seven States

NTPC Renewable Energy Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of NTPC Limited, has invited expressions of interest (EoIs) for shortlisting suitable land banks and parcels to set up wind energy projects in ...
/ / Other, Wind
NTPC Tenders Transmission System Package With Land for 500 MW of Solar Projects

NTPC Tenders Transmission System Package with Land for 500 MW of Solar Projects

NTPC Renewable Energy Limited (NTPC REL) has invited bids for acquiring land, and an extra-high voltage (EHV) transmission system package for the development of 500 MW state transmission utility (STU) ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Tenders Floated for Interstate Transmission System to Evacuate 21.5 GW of Renewables

Tenders Floated for Interstate Transmission System to Evacuate 21.5 GW of Renewables

REC Power Development and Consultancy Limited (RECPDCL) has issued global tenders to build two interstate transmission (ISTS) projects on a build, own, operate, and transfer basis to evacuate 21.5 GW ...
/ / Grid, T&D
Bids Invited to Develop Interstate Transmission System to Evacuate 40 GW of Renewables

Bids Invited to Develop Interstate Transmission System to Evacuate 40 GW of Renewables

PFC Consulting, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Power Finance Corporation (PFC), has invited bids to develop an interstate transmission system (ISTS) to evacuate 20 GW of power from the renewable energy ...
/ / Grid, T&D
Ayana and Fortum Win 600 MW in SECI’s 1.2 GW Solar Auction for Gadag Substation

Ayana and Fortum Win 600 MW in SECI’s 1.2 GW Solar Auction for Gadag Substation

Project Eight Renewable Power Private Limited (Ayana Renewable Power) and SolarOne Energy Private Limited (Fortum) were declared winners in the Solar Energy Corporation of India’s (SECI) auction for 1,200 MW ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
NTPC Floats Tender for BoS Package with Land for 720 MW of Wind Projects

NTPC Floats Tender for BoS Package with Land for 720 MW of Wind Projects

NTPC Renewable Energy, a wholly-owned subsidiary of NTPC Limited, has invited bids for the development package (Balance of System with land) of the interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected wind energy projects ...
/ / Other, Wind
NTPC Tenders a BoS Package with Land for 300 MW of ISTS-Connected Solar Projects

NTPC Tenders a BoS Package with Land for 300 MW of ISTS-Connected Solar Projects

NTPC Renewable Energy Limited (NTPC REL) has invited bids for a balance of system (BoS) package with land for 300 MW of inter-state transmission system (ISTS)-connected solar projects to be ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Waiving ISTS Charges Could Catalyze Growth in Renewable Open Access Market

Waiving ISTS Charges Could Catalyze Growth in Renewable Open Access Market

Open access solar project developers believe that inter-state transmission charges (ISTS) waiver on solar projects and other renewable energy projects would widen the scope of open access projects connected to ...
/ / Mercom Research Focus, Other
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 invited bids to develop 1,200 MW of interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected wind power projects (Tranche XIII) in the country. The last date ...
/ / Wind
Transmission Line to Supply 500 MW of Renewable Energy to Reliance Refinery Approved

Transmission Line to Supply 500 MW of Renewable Energy to Reliance Refinery Approved

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has directed the Central Transmission Utility of India Limited (CTU) to grant a transmission line to supply 500 MW of renewable energy-based power to Reliance ...
/ / Grid, Markets & Policy
Daily News Wrap-Up: Azure Power Commissions 600 MW  Solar Project in Rajasthan

Daily News Wrap-Up: Azure Power Commissions 600 MW Solar Project in Rajasthan

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Independent power producer Azure Power has commissioned the 600 MW Interstate Transmission System (ISTS) connected solar project ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Open Access Renewable Energy Generators to Have Easy Access to ISTS Network

Open Access Renewable Energy Generators to Have Easy Access to ISTS Network

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has issued a draft regulation - ‘Connectivity and General Network Access to the Interstate Transmission System (ISTS) Regulations, 2021.’ The proposed regulations provide the ...
/ / Grid, Market & Policy
Ministry of Power Approves 23 New ISTS Projects for Seamless Power Transmission

Ministry of Power Approves 23 New ISTS Projects for Seamless Power Transmission

The Ministry of Power has approved 23 new interstate transmission system (ISTS) projects to augment seamless transfer of power from power surplus regions to power-deficit regions. The estimated cost of ...
/ / Grid, T&D