Daily News Wrap-Up Vikram Solar Sets Up 85 MW Solar Project for NTPC

Daily News Wrap-Up: Vikram Solar Sets Up 85 MW Solar Project for NTPC

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Solar module manufacturer Vikram Solar has completed an 85 MW solar project for NTPC at Bilhaur, Kanpur, ...
Rising Sun Extends Bid Submission Deadline for 190 MW Solar EPC Tender

Rising Sun Extends Bid Submission Deadline for 190 MW Solar EPC Tender

Rising Sun Energy, a New Delhi-based independent power producer, has extended the bid submission deadline for engineering, procurement, and construction of 190 MW grid-connected solar projects at Nokh Solar Park ...
Tata Power Subsidiary Wins Maharashtra’s 250 MW Solar Auction Quoting ₹2.51/kWh

Tata Power Subsidiary Wins Maharashtra’s 250 MW Solar Auction Quoting ₹2.51/kWh

TP Saurya, a Tata Power subsidiary, was declared the winner in the Maharashtra State Power Generation Company’s (MAHAGENCO) auction for setting up 250 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic projects at ...
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 ...
NTPC Floats EPC Tender for 1.2 GW of Solar Projects in Rajasthan

NTPC Floats EPC Tender for 1.2 GW of Solar Projects in Rajasthan

NTPC Limited has invited bids for engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) package with land development for 1,200 MW of grid-connected solar power projects in Rajasthan. The successful bidder will also ...
NVVN to Enlist EPC Contractors for Rooftop Solar Projects Across India

NVVN to Enlist EPC Contractors for Rooftop Solar Projects Across India

NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam Limited (NVVN), a wholly-owned subsidiary of NTPC, has invited bids to enlist engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractors for the design, supply, construction, testing, and commissioning ...
Daily News Wrap-Up_ Coal India Prepares for Solar Manufacturing, Project Development

Daily News Wrap-Up: Coal India Prepares for Solar Manufacturing, Project Development

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Coal India Limited (CIL) has announced the formation of two wholly-owned subsidiaries for undertaking solar photovoltaic manufacturing ...
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IEX Initiates Cross-Border Electricity Trade to Strengthen South Asian Market

IEX Initiates Cross-Border Electricity Trade to Strengthen South Asian Market

To expand power markets beyond India, the Indian Energy Exchange (IEX) has introduced cross-border electricity trade (CBET) on its platform. The initiative is a step towards building an integrated South ...
/ / Grid, Market & Policy
NTPC Invites Bids for Setting Up 1 GW of ISTS-Connected Solar Projects

NTPC Invites Bids for Setting Up 1 GW of ISTS-Connected Solar Projects

NTPC Limited has invited bids to select solar developers for setting up 1,000 MW interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected solar power projects across India. NTPC will purchase solar power from these ...
Solar Tariffs May Settle Around ₹2.50/kWh After Factoring BCD in Future Auctions

Solar Tariffs May Settle Around ₹2.50/kWh After Factoring BCD in Future Auctions

Despite the Covid-19 pandemic, the tendering and auctioning of solar power projects went on unhindered in 2020. About 32.5 GW of tenders were announced by various organizations, and 22 GW ...
Solar Tenders Rise by 27%, Auctions Up 163% in Q1 2021

Solar Tenders Rise by 27%, Auctions Up 163% in Q1 2021

Government agencies announced tenders for 10.6 GW of solar power projects in the first quarter (Q1) of 2021, an increase of 27% compared to 8.3 GW in the previous quarter, ...
Month in a Minute_ Top Headlines from Indian Renewable Sector in March 2021

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

Here is a recap of some of the most important headlines from March 2021: Distribution companies (DISCOMs) owed ₹122.49 billion (~$1.65 billion) to renewable energy generators (excluding disputed amounts) in ...
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Winning Tariff of ₹2.20_kWh in the GUVNL Solar Auction Hasn't Factored BCD

Winning Tariff of ₹2.20/kWh in the GUVNL Solar Auction Hasn’t Factored BCD

The Indian Government's endeavor to encourage domestic manufacturing of solar modules and cells led to the imposition of BCD (Basic Customs Duty) on solar modules with HSN Code 85414012 BCD ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Smoothening the Rough Ride from Tenders and Auctions to Signing Power Sale Agreements

Smoothening the Rough Ride from Tenders and Auctions to Signing Power Sale Agreements

According to the Q4 & Annual, 2020 India Solar Market Quarterly Update, in 2020, about 32.5 GW of tenders were announced by various agencies, and over 22 GW of projects ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
NTPC Reissues Module Package Tender for Anta Solar Project in Rajasthan

NTPC Reissues Module Package Tender for Anta Solar Project in Rajasthan

NTPC Limited has reissued the tender for the supply of a solar PV module package for the Anta solar power project at Baran district in Rajasthan. The scope of work ...
NTPC Subsidiary Invites Bids for a 1 MW Rooftop Solar Project at IIT Jodhpur

NTPC Subsidiary Invites Bids for a 1 MW Rooftop Solar Project at IIT Jodhpur

NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam Limited (NVVN), a wholly-owned subsidiary of NTPC, has invited bids for the design, engineering, construction, and commissioning of 1 MW rooftop solar power projects at the ...
Daily News Wrap-up_ NTPC Commissions 70 MW Capacity of a Solar Project

Daily News Wrap-up: NTPC Commissions 70 MW Capacity of a Solar Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: NTPC has announced that 70 MW of 85 MW Bilhaur Solar PV Project at Bilhaur, Uttar Pradesh, ...
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NVVN to Enlist EPC Contractors for Floating and Ground-Mounted Solar Projects

NVVN to Enlist EPC Contractors for Floating and Ground-Mounted Solar Projects

NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam Limited (NVVN), a wholly-owned subsidiary of NTPC Limited, has invited bids to enlist engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) agencies for the development of floating and ground-mounted ...
Consultants Invited to Assess Feasibility of Rooftop Solar Capacity at Airports (1)

Consultants Invited to Assess Feasibility of Rooftop Solar Capacity at Airports

NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam (NVVN), a wholly-owned subsidiary of the NTPC Limited, has invited bids from consultants to assess the potential and feasibility of ground-mounted and rooftop solar at the ...
CERC Adopts Tariff for 3 GW of Thermal-Bundled Solar Projects Tendered in 2015

CERC Adopts Tariff for 3 GW of Thermal-Bundled Solar Projects Tendered in 2015

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has passed an order approving tariffs ranging between ₹3.15 (~$0.043)/kWh and ₹5.19 (~$0.071)/kWh for 3 GW of solar projects bundled with thermal power under ...
Tender Issued to Set Up 2 MW of Solar Projects at Agartala Airport in Tripura

Tender Issued to Set Up 2 MW of Solar Projects at Agartala Airport in Tripura

NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam Limited (NVVN), a wholly-owned subsidiary of NTPC Limited, has invited bids for setting up 2 MW of grid-connected ground-mounted solar photovoltaic projects at the Agartala airport ...
Rising Sun Energy Bags a 190 MW Project in Rajasthan’s Nokh Solar Park From NTPC

Rising Sun Energy Bags a 190 MW Project in Rajasthan’s Nokh Solar Park from NTPC

Rising Sun Energy, a New Delhi-based independent power producer, won 190 MW of solar projects quoting a tariff of ₹2.25 (~$0.031)/kWh in NTPC Limited’s auction for 190 MW of grid-connected ...
NTPC Floats EPC Tender for up to 300 MW of Solar Projects in Gujarat

NTPC Floats EPC Tender for up to 300 MW of Solar Projects in Gujarat

NTPC Limited has invited bids for the engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) of up to 300 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic projects along with land in Gujarat. The public sector undertaking ...
Daily News Wrap-Up_ NTPC Commissions Fourth 150 MW Unit of Kameng Hydroelectric Project

Daily News Wrap-Up: NTPC Commissions Fourth 150 MW Unit of Kameng Hydroelectric Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: BASF, a Germany-based multinational chemical company, has signed a 35 MW wind power purchase agreement (PPA) with ...
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Kerala DISCOM to Purchase 300 MW of Solar Power from NTPC at ₹2.51/kWh

Kerala DISCOM to Purchase 300 MW of Solar Power from NTPC at ₹2.51/kWh

In a recent notification, the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) announced its willingness to procure 300 MW of solar power from NTPC Limited at ₹2.51 (~$0.034)/kWh. NTPC had informed the ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar