NTPC Floats Tender for Purchase of Power from 100 MW of Solar Projects

NTPC Floats Tender for Purchase of Power from 100 MW of Solar Projects

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has invited bids from eligible bidders for the purchase of power from existing solar power projects of a cumulative capacity up to 100 MW ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
NTPC Announces 500 MW Solar EPC Tender in Maharashtra

NTPC Announces 500 MW Solar EPC Tender in Maharashtra

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has invited bids for 500 MW of grid-connected solar projects under an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) package in the state of Maharashtra. The ...
NTPC Floats Tender for 923 MW of Solar Projects Under DCR Category

UPDATED: NTPC Floats Tender for 923 MW of Solar Projects Under DCR Category

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has invited bids to develop 923 MW of solar projects. The projects can range anywhere between 50 MW and 300 MW. The tender has been floated ...
CERC Dismisses Azure Solar’s Claim for GST Compensation on O&M Expenses

CERC Dismisses Azure Solar’s Claim for GST Compensation on O&M Expenses

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has dismissed the petitions filed by Azure Power against the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) and Solar Energy Corporation of India Ltd. (SECI) requesting ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
New Guidelines Restrict Short-term Equity Investment in Solar Projects

New Guidelines Restrict Short-term Equity Investment in Solar Projects

In an amendment to the competitive bidding guidelines for procuring power from grid-connected solar PV projects, issued by the MNRE in July 2019, it was noted that the project developers need to maintain a controlling shareholding of 51% in the SPV or project company executing the PPA. ...
/ / Mercom Research Focus, Other
ONGC Floats Tender for a 15 MW Solar Project at its Vagra Site in Gujarat

ONGC Floats Tender for a 15 MW Solar Project at its Vagra Site in Gujarat

The Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC), a leading public sector undertaking, has floated a tender for the construction and installation of a 15 MW solar project at its ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
NTPC Extends Bid Submission Deadline for its 1 GW Solar Tender

NTPC Extends Bid Submission Deadline for its 1 GW Solar Tender

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has extended the bid submission date of its 1 GW solar tender. The tender was issued in October 2019. The revised date for bid ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
NTPC Floats O&M Tender for a 15 MW Solar Project in Madhya Pradesh

NTPC Floats O&M Tender for a 15 MW Solar Project in Madhya Pradesh

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has floated an operation and maintenance (O&M) tender for a 15 MW solar power project installed at Jayant, Singrauli in Madhya Pradesh. The deadline ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Rajasthan DISCOMs Asked to Pay ₹313 Million to NTPC After Trading Margin Dispute

Rajasthan DISCOMs Asked to Pay ₹313 Million to NTPC After Trading Margin Dispute

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has directed three distribution companies in the state of Rajasthan to pay ₹313.4 million (~$4.4 million) that’s due to NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam Limited ...
/ / Grid, Markets & Policy
NTPC to Procure 250 Electric Buses for Three Cities in Madhya Pradesh

NTPC to Procure 250 Electric Buses for Three Cities in Madhya Pradesh

NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam Ltd. (NVVN), a wholly-owned subsidiary of NTPC, has announced a tender to procure and operate 250 air-conditioned (AC) electric buses. The electric buses will be purchased ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
TBEA Wins 300 MW of Solar Projects in the NTPC Auction at a Tariff of ₹2.63_ kWh

TBEA Wins 300 MW of Solar Projects in the NTPC Auction at a Tariff of ₹2.63/kWh

TBEA, a Chinese manufacturer of power transformers and other electrical equipment, has bagged 300 MW of solar projects in the 1.2 GW auction conducted by the National Thermal Power Corporation ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
NTPC Tenders a 90 MW BoS Package for Rajasthan’s Anta Solar Park

NTPC Tenders a 90 MW BoS Package for Rajasthan’s Anta Solar Park

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has tendered a 90 MW balance of system package for the Anta Solar Power Project in Rajasthan. The last date for the submission of ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
NTPC Floats Tender for Development of 1 GW of Solar Projects (1)

NTPC Floats Tender to Develop 1 GW of Solar Projects

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has invited bids for the development of grid-connected solar projects up to a capacity of 1,000 MW. The tender has been floated under the ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Tata, Hild, Refex & Adani to Develop 769 MW of Solar Capacity for NTPC

Tata, Hild, Refex & Adani to Develop 769 MW of Solar Capacity for NTPC

Last week, in Solar Energy Corporation of India’s (SECI) 2 GW CPSU solar tender which auctioned 922.4 MW with viability gap funding (VGF) option, the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
NTPC to Enlist Vendors for Topographical Survey for Renewable Projects

NTPC to Enlist Vendors for Topographical Survey for Renewable Projects

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has invited bids to enlist vendors for conducting topographical surveys for renewable energy projects. The surveys would be conducted on plain land, desert, or ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
NTPC Floats Enlistment Tender to Supply Balance of Systems for Solar Projects

NTPC Floats Enlistment Tender to Supply Balance of Systems for Solar Projects

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has issued an enlistment tender for the supply of Balance of System (BoS) package for its solar PV projects. The last date for the ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
BHEL Seeks Vendors to Supply Floatation Platform for a 100 MW Floating Solar Project

BHEL Seeks Vendors to Supply Floatation Platform for a 100 MW Floating Solar Project

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), a public sector undertaking, has issued a tender for the design and supply of a complete floatation platform for 100 MW of grid-connected floating solar ...
/ / Floating Solar, Solar
Indian Oil and NTPC Launch Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in Noida

Indian Oil and NTPC Launch Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in Noida

The Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) has come together with the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) to establish electric vehicle charging stations in Greater Noida. This electric vehicle (EV) charging station ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Release Bank Guarantees within 45 Days of Solar and Wind Project Completion: MNRE

Release Bank Guarantees within 45 Days of Solar and Wind Project Completion: MNRE

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), through a letter, has directed NTPC and Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) to release performance bank guarantee (PBGs) for the solar ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
NTPC Issues Tender for 1,200 MW of Wind Projects with a Tariff Ceiling of ₹2.85_kWh

NTPC Issues Tender for 1,200 MW of Wind Projects with a Tariff Ceiling of ₹2.85/kWh

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has invited bids to select developers for 1,200 MW of wind energy projects in India. The projects, which will be connected to the interstate ...
/ / Other, Wind
DISCOMs in the Top Renewable States are the Biggest Defaulters as Dues Reach ₹69 Billion

DISCOMs in the Top Renewable States are the Biggest Defaulters as Dues Reach ₹69 Billion

Distribution companies (DISCOMs) in the top renewable energy generating states of the country are the biggest defaulters when it comes to paying dues for the power procured from renewable projects ...
/ / Grid, Market & Policy
NTPC Seeks to Procure 100 MW of Solar or Wind Power with a Tariff Cap of ₹3/kWh

NTPC Seeks to Procure 100 MW of Solar or Wind Power with a Tariff Cap of ₹3/kWh

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has issued a tender to procure 100 MW of power from solar or wind power projects. The bid submission deadline is September 11, 2019 ...
NTPC Announces Tender for 1,200 MW of Solar Projects to be Set Up Across India

NTPC Announces Tender for 1,200 MW of Solar Projects to be Set Up Across India

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has issued a tender to set up 1,200 MW of interstate transmission system (ISTS) connected solar projects anywhere in India. The tender documents will ...
Over 1 GW of Solar Tenders Floated But No Auctions in July 2019

Over 1 GW of Solar Tenders Floated But No Auctions in July 2019

After witnessing a huge surge in tender announcements in June 2019, the tender and auction activity slowed down in July. Nearly 800 MW of solar projects were tendered, 300 MW ...
Was Setting Upper Tariff Cap a Deterrent for NTPC’s 1.2 GW Solar Tender_

Was Setting Upper Tariff Cap a Deterrent for NTPC’s 1.2 GW Solar Tender?

Tariff caps are often not acceptable to developers planning on executing solar projects in India. The National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC), has had to extend again the bid-submission deadline for 1.2 ...