Haryana to Hold Pre-bid Meeting for Solarization of 466 Pumps Under KUSUM Program

Haryana to Hold Pre-bid Meeting for Solarization of 466 Pumps Under KUSUM Program

The Haryana Renewable Energy Development Agency (HAREDA) has invited bidders for a pre-bid meeting for the solarization of 466 grid-connected solar pump sets on two selected feeders at Biana in ...
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Gujarat Transmission Corporation Invites EPC Contractors for 185 MW of Solar Projects

Gujarat Transmission Corporation Invites EPC Contractors for 185 MW of Solar Projects

The Gujarat State Electricity Corporation Limited (GSECL) has floated a tender for 185 MW of grid-connected solar projects ranging between 20 MW and 40 MW in capacity at various substations ...
China Sets a Subsidy Budget of RMB 1.5 Billion for New Solar Projects in 2020

China Sets a Subsidy Budget of RMB 1.5 Billion for New Solar Projects in 2020

China’s National Energy Administration (NEA) has announced that it plans to provide subsidies of RMB 1.5 billion (~$216.1 million) for new solar power projects in the country this year, according ...
Masdar Announces Plans to Develop 145 MW of Floating Solar Projects in Indonesia

Masdar Announces Plans to Develop 145 MW of Floating Solar Projects in Indonesia

Masdar (or the Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company) announced that it had signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with Perusahaan Listrik Negara (PLN), Indonesia’s state electricity company, for a 145 ...
Salem Smart City Announces Tender for 3 MW of Solar Projects

Salem Smart City Announces Tender for 3 MW of Solar Projects

Salem City Municipal Corporation has issued a tender for 3 MW (DC) of solar projects in the Erumapalayam area. The project falls under Salem Smart City Mission. The last date ...
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Saudi Arabia Announces a 1.2 GW Solar Tender

Saudi Arabia Announces a 1.2 GW Solar Tender

In line with the country’s National Renewable Energy Program, the Ministry of Energy of Saudi Arabia has issued the request for qualification (RfQ) for four solar projects with a cumulative ...
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EESL to Procure 100 MW of Solar Modules for Project in Maharashtra

EESL to Procure 100 MW of Solar Modules for Project in Maharashtra

The Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), has issued a tender to procure 100 MW of solar PV modules (325W and above) for the state of Maharashtra. The project is for ...
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Kalyan-Dombivli Smart City Issues Tender for 1.3 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems

Kalyan-Dombivli Smart City Issues Tender for 1.3 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems

The Smart Kalyan Dombivli Development Corporation Limited (SKDCL) has issued a Request for Proposal (RfP) for 1.3 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar systems. The solar systems will be installed on ...
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GAIL Floats New Tender for 1.08 MW of Solar PV Projects in Madhya Pradesh

GAIL Floats New Tender for 1.8 MW of Solar PV Projects in Madhya Pradesh

The Gas Authority of India (GAIL) has floated a tender for a cumulative capacity of 1.8 MW of ground-mounted solar power projects to be developed at the GAIL complex in ...
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Damodar Valley Corporation Issues Tender for 50 MW of Solar Projects in Jharkhand

Damodar Valley Corporation Issues Tender for 50 MW of Solar Projects in Jharkhand

The Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC) has issued a tender for setting up 50 MW of grid-connected solar projects. The projects are to be developed under the developer model in design-build-operate-transfer ...
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SECI Raises Tariff Cap for 500 MW Solar Tender to ₹2.93_kWh

SECI Raises Tariff Cap for 500 MW Solar Tender to ₹2.93/kWh

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has increased the tariff ceiling for its 500 MW (phase 1) solar tender that it had floated earlier this year by ₹0.08 (~$0.001)/ ...
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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 ...
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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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