Maharashtra Floats a 50 MW Solar Tender Across 30 Districts

Maharashtra Floats a 50 MW Solar Tender Across 30 Districts

The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Ltd. (MSEDCL) has issued a tender to develop 50 MW (AC) of solar projects in thirty districts of the state. The tender has invited ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Proposed Reductions in Solar Project Commissioning Timelines Not Enough to Reach 100 GW

Proposed Reductions in Solar Project Commissioning Timelines Not Enough to Reach 100 GW

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has recently proposed to reduce the commissioning timelines of solar projects to meet the country’s target of 100 GW of solar capacity ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Gujarat Invites EoI to Develop 1,000 MW of Solar Projects at Dholera Solar Park

MNRE Proposes Reducing Commissioning Timelines for Solar Projects

A proposal has been made once again to amend the competitive bidding guidelines for the procurement of power from grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects. This time around, the Ministry of ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
: Wind, Reverse Auctions, PPA, SECI, ISTS

India Sees Commissioning of the First Batch of ISTS-Connected Wind Projects

The first batch of auctioned interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected wind energy projects have been commissioned in India. These projects were tendered by the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) in ...
/ / Other, Wind
KREDL Tenders 200 MW of Solar PV Across 10 Talukas

KREDL Tenders 200 MW of Solar PV Across 10 Talukas

The Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Limited (KREDL) has tendered 200 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects to be developed across 10 talukas of the state. The bid-submission deadline is ...
SECI Cancels 2 GW ISTS-Connected Wind Tender, Retenders 1.2 GW

SECI Cancels 2 GW ISTS-Connected Wind Tender, Retenders 1.2 GW

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has cancelled the undersubscribed 2 GW Tranche-V interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected wind tender. SECI had tendered the capacity in May 2018. Technical bids totaling ...
Andhra Pradesh to Withdraw Generation Based Incentives for Wind Projects

Andhra Pradesh to Withdraw Generation Based Incentives for Wind Projects

Responding to a petition filed by the state’s power distribution companies (DISCOMs), Southern and Eastern Power Distribution Company of Andhra Pradesh Limited, the Andhra Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (APERC) has ...
/ / Other, Wind
Poyry Wins Contract to Develop a 25 MW Solar Project in Malaysia

Poyry Wins Contract to Develop a 25 MW Solar Project in Malaysia

Pöyry, an international consulting and engineering company, has won a contract to develop 25 MW solar photovoltaic (PV) project in Malaysia. UITM Solar Power Dua Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of ...
Delhi DISCOM Signs Agreement to Procure 100 MW of Wind Power to Meet RPO

Delhi DISCOM Signs Agreement to Procure 100 MW of Wind Power to Meet RPO

BSES Yamuna Power Limited (BYPL) has entered power purchase agreement (PPA) to procure 100 MW of wind to meet its non-solar renewable purchase obligation (RPO). Per a Press Trust of ...
/ / Other, Wind
SECI Cancels 2 GW ISTS-Connected Wind Tender, Retenders 1.2 GW

Tariff Ceiling Set at ₹2.52/kWh For Wind Tender in Maharashtra

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has approved the tariff proposed by Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) for the short-term procurement of 250 MW of wind power under ...
Bangladesh Issues Tender for 200 MW of Solar Projects

Bangladesh Issues Tender for 200 MW of Solar Projects

The Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) has tendered 200 MW of solar photovoltaic (PV) projects to be developed across select locations in the country. The bid-submission deadline is August 28, ...
Developers who have projects under development need to use the pass through option due to safeguard duty that was imposed recently on solar imports

Tata Power to Develop 250 MW of Solar Projects at Pavagada Solar Park

Tata Power Renewable Energy Limited (TPREL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Tata Power, has received a Letter of Award from Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Limited (KREDL) to develop 250 MW ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Railway Energy Management Company Tenders 54 MW of Wind Projects in Maharashtra

Railway Energy Management Company Tenders 54 MW of Wind Projects in Maharashtra

The Railway Energy Management Company Limited (REMCL) has tendered 54 MW of wind projects to be developed in the state Maharashtra. The bid-submission deadline is August 6, 2018. The projects ...
/ / Other, Wind
SECI’s 1,200 MW Wind Tender Receives Bids Totaling 2,190 MW

SECI Tenders 2.5 GW of ISTS-Connected Wind Projects Under Tranche-VI

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has come up with a new tender for 2.5 GW of ISTS-connected wind power projects to be developed across the country. The bid-submission ...
/ / Other, Wind
SECI Floats Tender for 3 GW of ISTS-Connected Solar PV Projects

SECI Floats Tender for 3 GW of ISTS-Connected Solar PV Projects

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has tendered 3 GW of interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects to be developed across the country. The bid-submission deadline is ...
SECI Tenders 2.5 GW of ISTS-Connected Wind and Solar Hybrid Projects

SECI Tenders 2.5 GW of ISTS-Connected Wind and Solar Hybrid Projects

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has tendered 2.5 GW of interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected wind and solar hybrid projects to be developed across the country. The bid-submission deadline ...
Tata Power Signs PPA with GE for Installation of Rooftop Solar Projects

Tata Power Signs PPA with GE for Installation of Rooftop Solar Projects

Tata Power Renewable Energy Ltd. (TPREL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tata Power, has signed a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with General Electric (GE). Under the agreement, TPREL will provide solar ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Fortum to Sell 54 Percent Share of its Indian Solar Portfolio

Fortum to Sell 54 Percent Share of its Indian Solar Portfolio

Fortum, a Finnish energy company, has signed an agreement to sell a 54 percent stake in its solar power company in India to UK Climate Investments and Elite Alfred Berg ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
SECI Tenders 2 GW of ISTS-Connected Wind Projects under Tranche-V

SECI Tenders 2 GW of ISTS-Connected Wind Projects Under Tranche-V

After the success of the recently held wind auctions, the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has now tendered 2 GW of Inter-State Transmission System (ISTS)-connected wind power projects to ...
/ / Other, Wind
Azure Power and Shapoorji & Pallonji Win 250 MW of Solar Projects Tendered by MAHAGENCO

Azure Power and Shapoorji & Pallonji Win 250 MW of Solar Projects Tendered by MAHAGENCO

The Maharashtra State Power Generation Company (MAHAGENCO) has awarded solar photovoltaic (PV) projects totaling 250 MW under agricultural (AG) feeder program. The winning bidders are Azure Power and Shapoorji & Pallonji, ...
Afghanistan Awards 50 MW of Hybrid Solar Projects to be Developed in the Country

Afghanistan Awards 50 MW of Hybrid Solar Projects to be Developed in the Country

The Ministry of Energy and Water (MEW) of Afghanistan has awarded 50 MW of solar hybrid projects to be developed in the country in two separate orders. The MEW has ...
ReNew Power Likely to Acquire 700 MW of Renewable Assets Across Four States

Hinduja National Power Corp Acquires Kiran Energy Solar

Hinduja National Power Corporation Limited (HNPCL), a subsidiary of the Hinduja Group, has successfully completed the acquisition of Kiran Energy Solar Power. According to the Press Trust of India (PTI), ...
TEDA Tenders 50 MW of Grid-Connected Solar Projects to be Developed in Tamil Nadu

TEDA Tenders 50 MW of Grid-Connected Solar Projects to be Developed in Tamil Nadu

The Tamil Nadu Energy Development Agency (TEDA) has tendered a 50 MW grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) project to be developed in the state. The bid-submission deadline is June 21, 2018 ...
Government Likely to Amend Electricity Act to Ensure that DISCOMs Enter PPAs

Government Likely to Amend Electricity Act to Ensure that DISCOMs Enter PPAs

The union government has proposed an amendment to the Electricity Act to ensure that the companies applying for power distribution rights also sign the requisite Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs). The ...
MSEDCL Tenders 1 GW of Solar Projects to be Developed Across Maharashtra

MSEDCL Tenders 1 GW of Solar Projects to be Developed Across Maharashtra

The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) has tendered 1 GW of solar photovoltaic (PV) projects to be developed under the Mukhyamantri Saur Krushi Vahini Yojana. The bid-submission deadline ...