Solar Auctions Activity

Solar Auction Activity in India Falls of a Cliff in August

In August, solar auctions fell precipitously in India. Compared to the robust auction activity in June, solar auctions by MWs fell by 95% in August with only 76 MW. Solar ...
/ Solar, Tenders & Auctions
REC Mahagenco 13K Loan

Rural Electrification Corporation Provides $2 Billion Loan to MAHAGENCO to Develop Thermal and Renewable Energy Projects

The Rural Electrification Corporation (REC), a public sector unit of the Government of India involved in financing all segments of power sector, has provided a ₹130 billion (~$2 billion) loan ...
/ Grid, Utilities
Grid-Connected Solar Project

MAHAGENCO Tenders 110 MW of Grid-Connected Solar

The Maharashtra State Power Generation Company (MAHAGENCO) has tendered 110 MW of solar in two separate tenders. 60 MW (AC) of solar will be developed at various locations in Tembhu, ...
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India Solar Tender and Auctions

Solar Tender and Auction Activity in India Dropped Significantly in July 2017

Solar tenders and auctions in India slowed down substantially in July 2017. Uncertainty surrounding the applicable GST rates for solar, DISCOMs seeking lower tariffs after the Bhadla record-low bid, and ...
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solar project constructing

MAHAGENCO Invites EOI For 1 MW Solar Project At Paras Thermal Power Station

The Maharashtra State Power Generation Co. Ltd. (MAHAGENCO) has invited expression of interest (EOI) for a 1 MW solar project to be developed at the premises of Paras Thermal Power ...
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Sangam Advisors

Sangam Advisors to Develop 4 MW of Solar for MAHAGENCO

Sangam Advisors Limited plans to develop 4 MW of grid-connected solar projects for the Maharashtra State Power Generation Company Ltd. (MAHAGENCO). The company stated in a Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) filing, ...
/ Solar, Utility Scale
150MW solar

MAHAGENCO Tenders 150 MW of Solar in Maharashtra

The Maharashtra State Power Generation Co. Ltd. (MAHAGENCO) has tendered 150 MW of solar to be developed across Maharashtra. The bid-submission deadline is August 21, 2017. Out of the tendered ...
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Solar Project

TEDA Searching for Solar Park Developer to Establish a 500 MW Solar Park in Tamil Nadu

The Tamil Nadu Energy Development Agency (TEDA) tendered a 500 MW solar park to be developed in Tamil Nadu. The bid-submission deadline is August 11, 2017. The developer will also ...
/ Solar, Utility Scale
Mahagenco

MAHAGENCO Invites Expression of Interest to Develop 500 MW Solar Park and 1,500 MW Solarization of Agriculture Feeder

The Maharashtra State Power Generation Company (MAHAGENCO) has invited an expression of interest from developers, engineering procurement construction (EPC) contractors, and investors to develop a 500 MW solar park in ...
/ Solar, Utility Scale
Grid-Connected Solar

MAHAGENCO Tenders 2 MW (AC) Solar Project at Ralegansiddhi, Maharashtra

The Maharashtra State Power Generation Co. Ltd. (MAHAGENCO) tendered a 2 MW (AC) solar project to be developed at Ralegansiddhi in Maharashtra. The bid-submission deadline is June 2, 2017. The ...
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Solar tender

Mercom Exclusive: Payment Delays are Increasing Risk and Project Costs for Solar and Wind Projects in Many States

Payment delays by distribution companies (DISCOMs) continue to pose a challenge for the growing renewable energy sector in India as it tries to achieve 175 GW of renewable installations by ...
/ Grid, Utilities
Low Demand and Financial Health of State DISCOM Forces MAHAGENCO to Shut Down Power Projects - Solar Not Affected

Low Demand and Financial Health of State DISCOM Forces MAHAGENCO to Shut Down Power Projects – Solar Not Affected

Maharashtra State Power Generation Company (MAHAGENCO) has been forced to shut down four of its thermal power projects in the state due to poor offtake by the state power distribution ...
/ Markets & Policy, Solar
Solar round up

India Solar Market Update – 2nd Quarter 2012

India has crossed the symbolic milestone of 1 GW in installations this year; at the time of this update, cumulative solar installations in India stood at approximately 1,040 MW. India ...
/ Markets & Policy, Solar