Daily News Wrap-Up: Greenko Begins Construction of its 5 GW Renewable Energy Storage Project

Daily News Wrap-Up: Greenko Begins Construction of its 5 GW Renewable Energy Storage Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Greenko Group has started the construction of its 5.23 GW Integrated Renewable Energy Storage Project in Kurnool ...
Separate Bank Guarantee Not Needed for Solar Projects Under KUSUM Program MNRE

Separate Bank Guarantee Not Needed for Solar Projects Under KUSUM Program: MNRE

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has scrapped the need for a separate performance bank guarantee for solar projects to be set up under the Component A of ...
Tender Floated for 1,250 MW of Solar Projects Under the KUSUM Program in Madhya Pradesh

Tender Floated for 1,250 MW of Solar Projects Under the KUSUM Program in Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (MPUVNL) has invited bids to set up 1,250 MW of grid-connected solar power projects under Component C of the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha ...
EPC Tender Floated for 11 MW of Solar Projects Across 21 Locations in Kerala

EPC Tender Floated for 11 MW of Solar Projects Across 21 Locations in Kerala

Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEBL) has invited bids for the appointment of engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractors to develop 11 MW of ground-mounted, grid-connected solar power projects at various ...
Bids Invited for 28 MW of Decentralized Solar Projects Under KUSUM Program in Haryana

Bids Invited for 28 MW of Decentralized Solar Projects Under KUSUM Program in Haryana

The Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (UHBVNL) has invited an expression of interest (EoI) for setting up decentralized grid-connected solar power projects with an aggregate capacity of 28 MW under ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Tender Issued for 34.5 MW of Solar Projects Under KUSUM Program in Kerala

Tender Issued for 34.5 MW of Solar Projects Under KUSUM Program in Kerala

Kerala State Electricity Board Limited (KSEBL) has issued a request for selection (RfS) for setting up grid-connected solar projects of an aggregate capacity of 34.5 MW near substations of KSEBL ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Kerala Regulator Greenlights a 6 MW Solar Project under PM KUSUM Program

Kerala Regulator Greenlights a 6 MW Solar Project Under PM KUSUM Program

The Kerala State Electricity Regulatory Commission (KSERC) ordered that Kerala State Electricity Board Limited (KSEBL) begin the preliminary actions required for setting up a 6 MW solar project at Kerala ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Bids Invited for 445 MW of Solar Projects Under KUSUM Program in Maharashtra

Bids Invited for 445 MW of Solar Projects Under KUSUM Program in Maharashtra

Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) has invited bids to procure 445 MW (AC) of power from decentralized solar projects of 500 kW to 2 MW capacity under Component ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
India’s Installed Renewable Energy Capacity Including Hydro Crosses 150 GW MNRE

India’s Installed Renewable Energy Capacity Including Hydro Crosses 150 GW: MNRE

India has crossed the 150 GW milestone of installed renewable energy capacity, including hydro, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has said in a tweet. In August this ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Tender Floated for 40 MW of Solar Projects Under KUSUM Program in Kerala

Tender Floated for 40 MW of Solar Projects Under KUSUM Program in Kerala

The Kerala State Electricity Board Limited (KSEBL) has issued a request for selection (RfS) of renewable power generators to develop 40 MW of solar projects of 500 kW and 2 ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Maharashtra Floats Tender for 444 MW of Solar Projects Under KUSUM Program

Maharashtra Floats Tender for 444 MW of Solar Projects Under KUSUM Program

The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) has invited bids for 444 MW of decentralized solar projects of 500 kW to 2 MW capacity under component A of the ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Domestic Content Requirement - Helping or Hurting KUSUM Solar Pump Program

Domestic Content Requirement – Helping or Hurting KUSUM Solar Pump Program?

The Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthan Mahabhiyan (PM KUSUM) program was announced by the government to provide financial and water security to farmers by mobilizing solar projects and solar-powered water ...
Generic Tariff of ₹3.51kWh Proposed for Small Solar Projects Under KUSUM Program (1)

Generic Tariff of ₹3.51/kWh Proposed for Small Solar Projects Under KUSUM Program

The Chhattisgarh State Electricity Regulatory Commission (CSERC) has issued a draft to determine the feed-in-tariff (FiT) for decentralized solar projects with 500 kW to 2MW capacity. These projects come under ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Deadline to Complete Solar Projects Under Component-A of KUSUM Program Extended

Deadline to Complete Solar Projects Under Component-A of KUSUM Program Extended

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has extended the time given to complete grid-connected solar projects under ‘component-A’ of Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthaan Mahabhiyan (PM ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Bidders Go to Court Over Lack of Transparency in EESL’s Solar Pumps Auction

Bidders Go to Court Over Lack of Transparency in EESL’s Solar Pumps Auction

Last week, the Delhi High Court directed the Government of India to respond to a petition filed by domestic solar manufacturers, who have requested the termination of the Pradhan Mantri ...
/ / Off-grid, Solar
KUSUM

Ceiling Tariff of ₹3.10/kWh Set for Small Solar Projects Under KUSUM Program

The Uttar Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (UPERC) has approved several deviations in the request for selection (RfS) and power purchase agreement (PPA) for procurement of power from the small capacity ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Haryana Budget Includes Solar Projects, Lights, Pumps, and EV Announcements

Haryana Budget Includes Solar Projects, Lights, Pumps, and EV Announcements

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal announced the budget for 2021-22. Provisions were made to set up 93 MW of solar projects, among other renewable and e-mobility plans. The Haryana Power ...
Villages Reap Benefits from Punjab's First Solar-Based Water Supply Projects

Villages Reap Benefits from Punjab’s First Solar-Based Water Supply Projects

The Punjab Water Supply and Sanitation Department has set up the first-of-its-kind solar-based water supply projects at Jagrawan-Muradpur and Talwara villages of Jalandhar district under the 'Har Ghar Paani, Har ...
/ / Solar, Uncategorized
MNRE to Remotely Monitor Solar Assets Under KUSUM Program

MNRE to Remotely Monitor Solar Assets Under KUSUM Program

The United Kingdom (U.K.)-India Power Sector Reforms (PSR) Program will assist the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) in the conceptualization, design, and development of the Solar Energy Data ...
/ / Solar, Technology
EESL Issues Tender for 317,975 Solar Pumps Across India

EESL Issues Tender for 317,975 Solar Pumps Across India

Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) has issued a tender for an off-grid solar photovoltaic water pumping system in selected States on a pan-India basis under Component-B of the Ministry of ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
EoI Invited for Feasibility Survey and Inspection of Solar Pumps Under KUSUM Program

EoI Invited for Feasibility Survey and Inspection of Solar Pumps Under KUSUM Program

The Maharashtra Energy Development Agency (MEDA) has issued an expression of interest (EoI) for a third-party feasibility survey and inspection of solar pumps installed in the state under Component-B of ...
MNRE Asks Stakeholder Comments on Draft Tender for Installing Solar Pumps

MNRE Asks Stakeholder Comments on Draft Tender for Installing Solar Pumps

The Ministry for New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) is set to implement Component-B of the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthaan Mahabhiyan (PM-KUSUM) program. Under the program’s component B, ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
New Guidelines for Feeder Level Solarization of Pumps Under KUSUM Program

New Guidelines for Feeder Level Solarization of Pumps Under KUSUM Program

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has decided to include feeder level solarization under Component-C of Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha Evam Utthan Mahabhiyan (PM-KUSUM) program. Last month, ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Bids Invited to Set Up Rooftop Solar Systems on District Court Campuses in Uttarakhand (1)

Bids Invited to Set Up Rooftop Solar Systems on District Court Campuses in Uttarakhand

The Rajasthan Electronics and Instruments Limited (REIL) has issued a notice inviting tender for installing 575 kW of grid-connected rooftop and small solar projects in district court campuses of Uttarakhand ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
CEL Invites Bids for 1,707 Solar Pumps Under PM KUSUM Program in Rajasthan

CEL Invites Bids for 1,707 Solar Pumps Under PM KUSUM Program in Rajasthan

The Central Electronics Limited (CEL) has invited bids for 1,707 grid-connected solar pumps under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthaan Mahabhiyan (PM KUSUM) program’s component C. The solar ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar