SECI Extends Bid Submission Deadline for Two Solar Tenders Totaling 2.7 GW

SECI Extends Bid Submission Deadline for Two Solar Tenders Totaling 2.7 GW

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has extended the bid submission dates for two tenders. The first extension is for the 1,500 MW of solar projects under the second ...
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Deadline for BIS Certification of Solar Inverters Extended to September 2019

Deadline for BIS Certification of Solar Inverters Extended to September 2019

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has extended the deadline for the Bureau of Indian Standards certification of solar inverters. Considering that the series guidelines for inverters are ...
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Jinko Solar Signs 240 MW Solar Module Supply Deal in Vietnam

JinkoSolar Bags 10.7 GW of Orders in 2019, Announces Mono Wafer Capacity Expansion of 5 GW

Chinese solar module, cell, and wafer manufacturer, JinkoSolar, has announced that it has already received orders of 10.7 GW for the current year. The company also announced that it is ...
Four-junction Tandem Thin Film Cells Have Huge Potential for Rooftop Solar

Four-junction Tandem Thin Film Cells Have Huge Potential for Rooftop Solar: MIT Study

Scientists working in the field of solar energy are constantly trying to find a balance between efficiency and cost. Recently, a team of researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology ...
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SECI Tenders 2 GW of ISTS-Connected Solar PV Projects

Breaking: SECI Tenders 2 GW of ISTS-Connected Solar PV Projects

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has tendered 2,000 MW of inter-state transmission system (ISTS)-connected grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects to be developed across the country. The capacity tendered ...
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Azure Power to Develop Grid-Connected Rooftop Solar Projects for 152 Indian Schools

Azure Power to Develop Grid-Connected Rooftop Solar Projects for 152 Schools

Azure Power, an independent solar power producer, is all set to develop a total of 11.35 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) projects for various schools across the country ...
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Sri Lanka Tenders 90 MW of Grid-Connected Solar PV

Sri Lanka Tenders 90 MW of Grid-Connected Solar PV Projects

Sri Lanka’s Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB), has tendered 90 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects to be developed across the country under the Phase-II of its Sooryabala Sangramaya Program ...
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Fate of NTPC’s 750 MW Auction at Pavagada Solar Park Appears Uncertain

Fate of NTPC’s 750 MW Auction at Pavagada Solar Park Appears Uncertain

Speculation regarding the possible cancellation of the National Thermal Power Corporation’s (NTPC) auction for 750 MW of grid-connected solar at the Pavagada Solar Park has heated up again. The notion ...
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Assam Tenders 100 MW of Grid-Connected Solar PV Projects

Assam Tenders 100 MW of Grid-Connected Solar PV Projects

The Assam Power Distribution Company Limited (APDCL) has tendered a total of 100 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects to be developed in the state. The bid-submission deadline is ...
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Vedanta Issues EOI to Develop 20 to 50 MW Capacity Captive Solar Project in Rajasthan

Vedanta Issues EOI to Develop 20 to 50 MW Capacity Captive Solar Project in Rajasthan

Vedanta Limited, a subsidiary of Cairn Oil & Gas, is planning to develop a solar project for captive consumption in the state of Rajasthan. The company has issued a notice ...
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West Bengal Tenders 10 MW of Grid-Connected Solar PV

West Bengal Tenders 10 MW of Grid-Connected Solar PV

The West Bengal Renewable Energy Development Agency (WBREDA) has tendered a 10 MW grid‑connected solar photovoltaic (PV) project to be developed in Bhajanghat in the state’s Nadia district. The bid-submission ...
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IDFC Alternatives Acquires 40 MW Grid-Connected Solar Projects in Madhya Pradesh

Breaking: KREDL Tenders 1,200 MW of Grid-Connected Solar at Pavagada

The Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Limited (KREDL) has tendered 1,200 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects to be developed in the Pavagada Solar Park, in Karnataka’s Tumkur district. The ...
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Saudi Arabia to Tender Over 3 GW of Solar and 800 MW of Wind

Saudi Arabia to Tender Over 3 GW of Solar and 800 MW of Wind

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia will soon tender over 3 GW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) and 800 MW of wind projects to meet its increasing energy demands. The development ...
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YES Bank to Finance Solar Projects Worth $5 Billion by 2030

YES Bank to Finance Solar Projects Worth $5 Billion by 2030

YES Bank, an Indian private sector bank, is planning to mobilize up to $1 billion (~₹64 billion) to finance  solar photovoltaic (PV) projects in the country by 2023 and $5 billion ...
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KREDL to Penalize Delays, Amends Guidelines for 860 MW Solar PV Tender

KREDL to Penalize Delays, Amends Guidelines for 860 MW Solar PV Tender

Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Limited (KREDL) has amended the regulations for 860 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects that were tendered in December 2017 for 43 taluks in the ...
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Growth of Jharkhand’s Solar Sector Hobbled by State Inaction

Growth of Jharkhand’s Solar Sector Hobbled by State Inaction

The progress of Jharkhand’s solar sector is being severely hobbled by inaction and delays on the part of the state’s implementing and nodal agencies. The issue is apparent in the ...
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Oman’s PDO Tenders 100 MW Grid-Connected Solar PV Project in Amin

Oman’s PDO Tenders 100 MW Grid-Connected Solar PV Project in Amin

The Petroleum Development Oman (PDO), an oil and gas production company, has tendered a 100 MW grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) project to be developed in Amin. The bid-submission deadline is ...
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CREDA Tenders Over 2 MW of Solar

CREDA Tenders Over 2 MW of Solar Projects To Be Developed Across Chhattisgarh

The Chhattisgarh State Renewable Energy Development Agency (CREDA) has tendered 2.084 MW of solar photovoltaic (PV) projects to be established across nine districts of Chhattisgarh. These projects have been tendered ...
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