Three Cogeneration Projects in Odisha Exempted from Renewable Purchase Obligation

Three Cogeneration Projects in Odisha Exempted from Renewable Purchase Obligation

The Odisha Electricity Regulatory Commission (OERC) has ruled in favor of three captive power generating projects and exempted them from renewable purchase obligation (RPO) compliance if the consumption from the ...
/ / Grid, Market & Policy
Adani Green Energy to Acquire a 40 MW Solar Project in Odisha

Adani Green Energy to Acquire a 40 MW Solar Project in Odisha

Adani Renewable Energy (MH), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Adani Green Energy (AGEL), has signed an agreement with Essel Green Energy to acquire its 40 MW operational solar project in Odisha ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Odisha Clarifies its Stand on the Use of Biomass in Captive and Cogeneration Projects

Odisha Clarifies its Stand on the Use of Biomass in Captive and Cogeneration Projects

The Odisha Electricity Regulatory Commission (OERC) has ruled that the guidelines prescribed by the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) must be followed to estimate electricity generated from biomass in coal-based ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Odisha Announces EV Policy, Aims 20% Electric Vehicle Registrations by 2025

Odisha Announces EV Policy, Aims 20% Electric Vehicle Registrations by 2025

The Odisha Government has announced the Electric vehicle (EV) Policy, 2021, which aims to accelerate the adoption of EVs, especially in the category of electric two-wheelers (E2W), three-wheelers (E3W), and ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
NHPC Floats EPC Tender for a 100 MW Floating Solar Project in Odisha

NHPC Floats EPC Tender for a 100 MW Floating Solar Project in Odisha

NHPC Limited has invited bids for engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) of a 100 MW floating solar power project and the associated 220 kV transmission line for connectivity to the ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Coal India Subsidiary Floats EPC Tender for a 50 MW Solar Project in Odisha

Coal India Subsidiary Floats EPC Tender for a 50 MW Solar Project in Odisha

Mahanadi Coalfields, a subsidiary of Coal India Limited (CIL), has invited bids for the engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) of a 50 MW grid-connected solar power project with evacuation infrastructure ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Odisha Proposes Forecasting and Scheduling Regulations for Wind and Solar Projects

Odisha Proposes Forecasting and Scheduling Regulations for Wind and Solar Projects

The Odisha Electricity Regulatory Commission (OERC) has invited suggestions on the proposed Forecasting, Scheduling, and Deviation Settlement of Wind and Solar Generating Stations at the State Level Regulations, 2021. The ...
/ / Demand Response, Grid
Odisha Government Invests ₹15.84 Billion for Ethanol Cogeneration and Solar Projects

Odisha Government Invests ₹15.84 Billion for Ethanol Cogeneration and Solar Projects

The Government of Odisha has approved four industrial projects, including three grain-based ethanol plants and one solar project estimating ₹15.84 billion (~$213 million) in investments. These projects together are expected ...
/ / Biofuel, Other
Odisha DISCOM Gets Regulatory Approval to Procure Solar Power at ₹2.79kWh

Odisha’s GRIDCO Gets Regulatory Approval to Procure Solar Power at ₹2.79/kWh

The Odisha Electricity Regulatory Commission (OERC) has approved the power purchase agreement (PPA) signed between Grid Corporation of Odisha (GRIDCO) and Green Energy Development Corporation of Odisha (GEDCOL) to procure ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Mahanadi Coalfields Floats O&M Tender for a 2 MW Solar Project

Mahanadi Coalfields Floats O&M Tender for a 2 MW Solar Project

Mahanadi Coalfields, a subsidiary of Coal India Limited, has invited bids for operation and maintenance (O&M) of a 2 MW solar project at its Burla headquarters in Sambalpur district of ...
Tata Power Solar Bags EPC Contract for a 40 MW Solar Project from NHPC

Tata Power Solar Bags EPC Contract for a 40 MW Solar Project from NHPC

NHPC Limited has awarded the engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contract to Tata Power Solar Systems to develop a 40 MW solar project in the Ganjam district of Odisha. As ...
Higher Execution of Solar EPC Projects Pushes Tata Power’s Revenues Up 14% YoY

Higher Execution of Solar EPC Projects Pushes Tata Power’s Revenues Up 14% YoY

Tata Power declared its financial results for FY 2021 and recorded a 14% growth in consolidated revenues at ₹330.79 billion (~$4.49 billion) compared to ₹ 289 billion (~$3.9 billion) in ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Tata Power Completes Acquisition of 51% Stake in Odisha DISCOMs

Tata Power Completes Acquisition of 51% Stake in Odisha DISCOMs

Tata Power has announced its takeover of Western Electricity Supply Company of Odisha (WESCO) and Southern Electricity Supply Company Of Orissa (SOUTHCO). From now on, WESCO and SOUTHCO will operate ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Other
SECI and OREDA Come Together to Develop Agro-Photovoltaic Projects in Odisha

SECI and OREDA Come Together to Develop Agro-Photovoltaic Projects in Odisha

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Odisha Renewable Energy Development Agency (OREDA) to develop solar energy projects in the state ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
World Bank Seeks Consulting Firms for a Floating Solar Project in Odisha

World Bank Seeks Consulting Firms for a Floating Solar Project in Odisha

The World Bank has floated an expression of interest (EoI) seeking consulting firms to help it explore the potential of a floating solar project in Odisha. The floating solar project ...
Odisha Announces 10 MW Solar Tender for Konark Town

Odisha Announces 10 MW Solar Tender for Konark Town

The Odisha Renewable Energy Development Agency (OREDA) has invited bids for a 10 MW solar power project.  The project will be located in the Junagarh block of Kalahandi district. The ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Odisha_ Consumers Sourcing Renewable Power Through Open Access Exempt From Surcharge

Odisha: Consumers Sourcing Renewable Power Through Open Access Exempt From Surcharge

The Odisha Electricity Regulatory Commission (OERC) has announced the revised cross-subsidy surcharge, wheeling, and transmission charges applicable for consumers availing conventional power through open access. The charges are for the ...
/ / Grid, Market & Policy
NHPC Seeks Bidders for a Detailed Project Report for a 100 MW Floating Solar Project

NHPC Seeks Bidders for a Detailed Project Report for a 100 MW Floating Solar Project

NHPC Limited issued a notice inviting tender (NIT) for hiring consultants for technical assistance and preparation of a detailed project report for a 100 MW floating solar project at the ...
/ / Floating Solar, Solar
Odisha Issues Empanelment Tender for 4 MW of Residential Rooftop Solar Systems (1)

Odisha Issues Empanelment Tender for 4 MW of Residential Rooftop Solar Systems

The Odisha Renewable Energy Development Agency (OREDA) has invited bids for the empanelment of vendors for the installation of 4 MW of grid-connected residential rooftop solar projects across the state ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Odisha Releases Tender for Konark Solarization Program

Odisha Releases Tender for Konark Solarization Program

The Odisha Renewable Energy Development Agency (OREDA) has invited expressions of interest (EOI) for solar trees, solar street lighting systems, solar drinking water kiosks, electric rickshaws, and their charging infrastructure ...
NHPC Signs MOU to Develop 500 MW of Floating Solar Projects in Odisha

NHPC Signs MoU to Develop 500 MW of Floating Solar Projects in Odisha

NHPC Limited (formerly the National Hydroelectric Power Corporation) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Green Energy Development Corporation of Odisha Limited (GEDCOL). As part of the MoU, both ...
/ / Floating Solar, Solar
NHPC Retenders a 40 MW Solar Project in Odisha

NHPC Retenders a 40 MW Solar Project in Odisha

NHPC Limited has invited fresh bids from engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractors for a 40 MW solar power project. The project will be developed at Landeihil village in Ganjam ...
NextEnergy Capital Announces its First Solar Acquisition in India From IBC Solar

NextEnergy Capital Announces its First Solar Acquisition in India From IBC Solar

NextEnergy Capital’s institutional solar fund called NextPower III has announced its first acquisition in India. The company has acquired a 27.4 MW project located in Odisha. The solar project was ...
Odisha Invites Bids for 1.47 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems and 2,045 Solar Streetlights

Odisha Invites Bids for 1.47 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems and 2,045 Solar Streetlights

The Odisha Renewable Energy Development Agency (OREDA) has invited bids for the installation of 1.47 MW of rooftop solar projects and 2,045 solar street lighting systems at 115 panchayat samiti ...
Tata Power Takes Charge of Power Distribution in Odisha

Tata Power Takes Charge of Power Distribution in Odisha

Tata Power has announced that it has taken over the management of Central Electricity Supply Utility of Odisha (CESU) for the distribution and supply of power in Odisha’s five circles ...
/ / Grid, T&D