NTPC Appointed as the Implementing Agency for Long-Term Access in ISTS Network

NTPC Appointed as the Implementing Agency for Long-Term Access in ISTS Network

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has designated National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) as the renewable energy implementing agency to facilitate the application of connectivity and long-term access ...
/ / Grid, Other
NTPC Releases Details for the 1.2 GW Solar Tender, Sets Ceiling Tariff at ₹2.78_kWh

NTPC Releases Details for the 1.2 GW Solar Tender, Sets Ceiling Tariff at ₹2.78/kWh

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has issued a detailed request for selection (RfS) for 1.2 GW of Interstate Transmission System (ISTS) connected solar projects across the country. The ceiling ...
NTPC Issues Notice Inviting Tender for 1.2 GW of Solar Projects

NTPC Issues Notice Inviting Tender for 1.2 GW of Solar Projects

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has floated an invitation for bids for the selection of solar power developers for setting up 1,200 MW Interstate Transmission System (ISTS) connected solar ...
BHEL Set to Procure 12 Million Multicrystalline Solar Cells

BHEL Set to Procure 12 Million Multicrystalline Solar Cells

The Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has invited bids to manufacture and supply 12 million units of 156.75 mm multicrystalline solar cells with five busbars and 4.62Wp. The cells should ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
ib vogt, Jakson, Vijay Printing Press & SolarArise Winners in the UP 184 MW Solar Auction

ib vogt, Jakson, Vijay Printing Press & SolarArise Winners in the UP 184 MW Solar Auction

The Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Development Agency (UPNEDA) has announced the auction results for its 500 MW solar tender. In September 2019, the UPNEDA had issued a request for ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
NTPC to Provide Consultancy Services for Solar Projects in Togo

NTPC to Provide Consultancy Services for Solar Projects in Togo

The Ministry of Power announced that the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) had been awarded the letter of engagement as the project management consultant (PMC) for the development of 300 ...
BHEL Seeks Contractors for a 100 MW Floating Solar Project in Telangana

BHEL Seeks Contractors for a 100 MW Floating Solar Project in Telangana

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has issued a notice inviting tender for contractors to set up a 100 MW AC floating solar project for the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) ...
NTPC Raises $750 Billion Syndicated Loan to Reduce Emissions from Power Projects

NTPC Raises $750 Million Syndicated Loan to Reduce Emissions from Power Projects

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) announced that it had raised a syndicated loan worth $750 million (~₹53.5 billion) in Japanese Yen to fund capital expenditure for the installation of ...
/ / Other Energy
BHEL Issues O&M Tender for a 1.7 MW Solar Power Project in Madhya Pradesh

BHEL Issues O&M Tender for a 1.7 MW Solar Power Project in Madhya Pradesh

The Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has floated a tender for the operation and maintenance (O&M) of a 1.7 MW solar project for one year at Bina in Madhya Pradesh ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
BHEL Floats an O&M Tender for NTPC’s 50 MW Solar Project in Andhra Pradesh

BHEL Floats an O&M Tender for NTPC’s 50 MW Solar Project in Andhra Pradesh

The Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has floated a tender for the operation and maintenance (O&M) of a 50 MW solar project in Andhra Pradesh. The project belongs to the ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
1.4 GW of ISTS Solar Projects Awarded by NTPC Stand Canceled

1.4 GW of ISTS Solar Projects Awarded by NTPC Stand Canceled

In an important development for the industry, 1.4 GW of solar projects that were awarded under the National Thermal Power Corporation’s (NTPC) 2 GW auction has been canceled due to ...
NTPC Issues 300 kW Rooftop Solar Tender for a School in Vindhyachal

NTPC Issues 300 kW Rooftop Solar Tender for a School in Vindhyachal

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has floated a tender for the development of a grid-tied interactive rooftop solar PV project in Madhya Pradesh. The rooftop system will be installed ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
Solar PPAs Without Restitution Principle Can’t Claim Carrying Cost Compensation_ CERC

Solar PPAs Without Restitution Principle Can’t Claim Carrying Cost Compensation: CERC

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has dismissed the request of Prayatna Developers Private Limited (PDPL), (a subsidiary of Adani Green Energy), to grant carrying cost on Goods and Services ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Tata, Jakson, and L&T are Winners in NTPC’s 560 MW Solar Auction

Tata, Jakson, and L&T are Winners in NTPC’s 560 MW Solar Auction

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has concluded the auction process for 1,000 MW of solar projects under the Develop Build Demonstrate (DBDT) program. Out of the 1,000 MW capacity, ...
BHEL Issues O&M Tender for 5 MW of Solar Projects at its Premises in Tamil Nadu

BHEL Issues O&M Tender for 5 MW of Solar Projects at its Premises in Tamil Nadu

The Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has floated a tender for the operation and maintenance of a 5 MW solar power project at its premises in Ranipet, Tamil Nadu. The ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Karnataka Smart Cities Issue Rooftop Solar Tenders for Government Buildings

NTPC Tenders for 550 kW of Rooftop Solar Systems at Thermal Power Stations in Odisha

The National Thermal Power Corporation Limited has floated a tender for the supply, installation, and commissioning of 550 kW of rooftop solar systems at thermal power stations in the state ...
MNRE Plans To Bundle Thermal with Solar and Wind for Round-the-Clock Power Supply

MNRE Plans To Bundle Thermal with Solar and Wind for Round-the-Clock Power Supply

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has come up with a draft plan to supply round-the-clock (RTC) power from renewable (solar, wind, and hydro) projects, which will be ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
World’s Largest Solar Park at Karnataka’s Pavagada is Now Fully Operational

World’s Largest Solar Park at Karnataka’s Pavagada is Now Fully Operational

The largest solar park in the world has now become entirely operational. The Pavagada Solar Park, located in Tumakuru district of Karnataka, has been developed by the Karnataka Solar Park ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
NTPC Tenders 870 kW of Solar Rooftop Projects in Uttar Pradesh

NTPC Tenders 870 kW of Solar Rooftop Projects in Uttar Pradesh

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has invited bids for 870 kW of rooftop solar projects at its generating stations in Uttar Pradesh. The project entails the supply and erection ...
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