Maharashtra Invites Bids for 3.65 MW of Rooftop and Ground-Mounted Solar Projects

Maharashtra Invites Bids for 3.65 MW of Rooftop and Ground-Mounted Solar Projects

The Maharashtra Energy Development Agency (MEDA) has invited bids for 3.65 MW of grid-connected solar projects in the state. The tender includes both rooftop and ground-mounted solar systems to be ...
Hindustan Insecticides Issues Tender for 2.15 MW of Solar Projects with Battery Storage

Hindustan Insecticides Issues Tender for 2.15 MW of Solar Projects with Battery Storage

Hindustan Insecticides Limited, a government-owned enterprise, has issued an expression of interest (EOI) for 2.15 MW of solar projects with battery energy storage systems (BESS) to be installed at three ...
Maharashtra’s Solar Developers Apprehensive About Net Metering Rollback

Maharashtra’s Solar Developers Apprehensive About Net Metering Rollback

Solar installers in the state are vehemently opposed to the recently released Maharashtra Electricity Regulation Commission’s (MERC) draft regulation that said the state could go back to gross metering, rolling ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
MERC Rejects Petition for Selecting Solar Project Contractor Through EPC Route

MERC Rejects Petition for Selecting Solar Project Contractor Through EPC Route

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has rejected Maharashtra State Power Generation Company Limited’s (MSPGCL) petition seeking approval for divergence in Ministry of New & Renewable Energy  (MNRE) guidelines for ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
MERC Rules in Favor of Solar Open Access Developer In the Case of Payment Dues

MERC Rules in Favor of Solar Open Access Developer In the Case of Payment Dues

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC), in response to a petition filed by Modern India Limited (MIL), issued an order directing Global Energy Private Limited (GEPL) to release the payment ...
Not the Right Time to Implement Flexibility in Power Generation, Says MERC

Not the Right Time to Implement Flexibility in Power Generation, Says MERC

In response to a petition filed by Maharashtra State Power Generation Company Ltd. (MSPGCL), the Maharashtra Energy Regulatory Commission (MERC) has issued an order which states that it is not ...
/ / Grid, Market & Policy
Maharashtra Requests MERC to Discard Draft Regulations on Net-Metering

Maharashtra Minister Requests Regulator to Discard Draft Regulations on Net Metering

Chandrasekhar Bawankule, Maharashtra energy minister, has requested the Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC), to discard the proposed draft regulations on rolling back net-metering in the state and continue with the ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Maharashtra’s New 500 MW Solar Tender Comes With a Tariff Cap of ₹2.90_kWh

Maharashtra’s New 500 MW Solar Tender Comes With a Tariff Cap of ₹2.90/kWh

The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) has issued a Request for Selection (RfS) for the long-term procurement of power from 500 MW of intra-state solar power projects (Phase-IV) ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Maharashtra May Stop Net Metering for Solar Systems in All Segments Except Residential

Maharashtra May Stop Net Metering for Solar Systems in All Segments Except Residential

Maharashtra has come up with a draft regulation for grid-interactive rooftop solar projects that says that the state could go back to gross metering, rolling back net metering for all ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Maharashtra Releases Draft Regulation for Tariff Determination of Renewable Projects (1)

Maharashtra Releases Draft Regulation for Tariff Determination of Renewable Projects

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has issued the draft version for its tariff determination regulation order for renewable projects that are commissioned in the state for the generation and ...
/ / Markets & Policy
Maharashtra’s Draft Policy Sets Solar RPO Target at 4.5% for 2020-21

Maharashtra’s Draft Policy Sets Solar RPO Target at 4.5% for 2020-21

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has issued a draft policy announcing its renewable purchase obligation (RPO) from 2020 to 2025. The solar RPO targets mentioned in the policy draft ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Kasturba Health Society Issues Tender for Solar Pack and Rooftop Solar System

Kasturba Health Society Issues Tender for Solar Pack and Rooftop Solar System

Maharashtra’s Kasturba Health Society has issued a tender for an on-grid solar power pack of 50 kW and a 75 kW rooftop solar. The solar system will be installed at ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Maharashtra Commission Allows MSEDCL to Amend PPA for 50 MW of Bagasse-Based Power

Maharashtra Commission Allows MSEDCL to Amend PPA for 50 MW of Bagasse-Based Power

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has given its approval for the long-term procurement of 50 MW bagasse-based co-generation power by MSEDCL. The commission has also allowed the Maharashtra State ...
/ / Other, Waste to Energy
Maharashtra Extends Bidding Deadline for its 1,350 MW Solar Tender

Maharashtra Extends Bidding Deadline for its 1,350 MW Solar Tender

The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) has extended the bid submission deadline for its tender for 1,350 MW (AC) of solar projects across 30 districts under Mukhyamantri Saur ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Maharashtra Floats Tender to Procure 50 MW of Bagasse-Based Power

Maharashtra Floats Tender to Procure 50 MW of Bagasse-Based Power

The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) has invited request for selection (RfS) for the procurement of 50 MW of power generated from bagasse-based co-generation power projects in the ...
/ / Other, Waste to Energy
Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust Plans Detailed Survey for a Floating Solar Project

Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust Plans Detailed Survey for a Floating Solar Project

Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JLNPT) has issued a request for proposal inviting bidders to provide quotations for carrying out a detailed survey for an upcoming floating solar project at its ...
/ / Floating Solar, Solar
Maharashtra Calls Bids To Evacuate Power from 50 MW of Solar Projects

Maharashtra Calls Bids To Evacuate Power from 50 MW of Solar Projects

The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Corporation Limited (MSEDCL) has issued a turnkey contract for  the evacuation arrangements for 50 MW of solar power projects at Kaudgaon village located in Omanabad ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
MAHAGENCO Seeks Landowners for Development of 600 MW of Solar Projects

MAHAGENCO Seeks Landowners for Development of 600 MW of Solar Projects

The Maharashtra State Power Generation Company (MAHAGENCO) has issued an expression of interest (EoI) inviting proposals from prospective landowners to acquire land to develop 600 MW of Ultra Mega Renewable ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Maharashtra Invites Bids for a 15 kW Solar Project in Ralegan-Siddhi

Maharashtra Invites Bids for a 15 kW Solar Project in Ralegan-Siddhi

The Maharashtra Energy Development Agency (MEDA) has issued a tender for a 15 kW grid-connected solar power project at Hind Swaraj Trust in Ralegan-Siddhi, Maharashtra. The last date for the ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Maharashtra Commission Asks DISCOM to Allow Open Access to Captive Wind Generators

Maharashtra Commission Asks DISCOM to Allow Open Access to Captive Wind Energy Generators

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has issued a common order with respect to five separate petitions which were filed by Ghatge Patil Industries Limited, Liberty Oil Mills Limited, Siddhayu ...
/ / Other, Wind
Maharashtra Invites Bids for 12.2 MW of Solar Projects for 9 Municipal Councils

Maharashtra Invites Bids for 12.2 MW of Solar Projects for 9 Municipal Councils

The Maharashtra Energy Development Agency (MEDA) has floated nine tenders for solar projects in nine municipal councils totaling 12.2 MW. The projects have been tendered under the Atal Mission for ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Maharashtra DISCOM T=to Procure 300 MW of Solar Power from EESL to Meet its RPO

Maharashtra DISCOM to Procure 300 MW of Solar Power from EESL to Meet its RPO

Last month, the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Co. Ltd. (MSEDCL) had filed a petition with the Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) seeking the approval to procure an additional 300 MW ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Maharashtra Issues Tender to Develop 1,350 MW of Solar Projects in 30 Districts

Maharashtra Issues Tender to Develop 1,350 MW of Solar Projects in 30 Districts

The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) has issued tender inviting bids to develop of 1,350 MW of solar projects across 30 districts. The projects are to be implemented ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Maharashtra to Procure 500 MW of Wind Energy with a Tariff Cap of ₹2.95/kWh

Maharashtra to Procure 500 MW of Wind Energy with a Tariff Cap of ₹2.95/kWh

The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) has issued a tender to procure 500 MW of wind power through a competitive bidding process. The distribution company intends to meet ...
/ / Other, Wind
Maharashtra Issues Tender To Procure of 500 MW of Solar with a Tariff Cap of ₹2.80_kWh

Maharashtra Issues Tender To Procure 500 MW of Solar with a Tariff Cap of ₹2.80/kWh

The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Co. Ltd (MSEDCL) has issued a tender to procure 500 MW of solar power. The MSEDCL will enter into power purchase agreements (PPAs) with the ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions