Daily News Wrap-Up: CEA Okays Transmission Lines for a Hybrid Power Project in Tamil Nadu

Daily News Wrap-Up: CEA Okays Transmission Lines for a Hybrid Power Project in Tamil Nadu

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Central Electricity Authority (CEA) approved transmission lines for evacuating power from the 500 MW Blended Power ...
EU Proposes Mandatory Rooftop Solar for all New Buildings in Member States

EU Proposes Mandatory Rooftop Solar for All New Buildings in Member States

The European Commission presented the REPowerEU Plan proposal detailing its strategy to respond to the hardships and global energy market disruption caused by Russia's invasion of Ukraine. The Commission had ...
Bids Invited for Rooftop Solar Systems and Solar Streetlights in Odisha

Bids Invited for Rooftop Solar Systems and Solar Streetlights in Odisha

Odisha Renewable Energy Development Agency (OREDA) has invited bids for the design, engineering, supply, installations, testing, and commissioning of 1.058 MW of rooftop solar systems and 44 solar street lighting ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: Azure Power Announces a New Chief Executive Officer

Daily News Wrap-Up: Azure Power Announces a New Chief Executive Officer

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Azure Power Global announced that Harsh Shah would be joining as the Chief Executive Officer, effective July ...
Gujarat’s Largest Rooftop Solar Tender Has an Earnest Money Deposit Problem

Gujarat’s Largest Rooftop Solar Tender Has an Earnest Money Deposit Problem

Madhya Gujarat Vij Company Limited’s (MGVCL’s) empanelment tender, one of Gujarat’s largest, to install 1 GW of residential rooftop solar systems in urban and rural areas has hit a roadblock ...
Tender Floated for 11 MW of Grid-Connected and Off-Grid Rooftop Solar Systems

Tender Floated for 11 MW of Grid-Connected and Off-Grid Rooftop Solar Systems

Madhya Pradesh Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (MPUVNL) has issued a request for proposal (RfP) for the standardization of rates and selection of contractors to design, engineer, supply, install, test, and ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: JSW to Set Up 1.5 GW Capacity of Pumped Hydro Storage Project

Daily News Wrap-Up: JSW to Set Up 1.5 GW Capacity of Pumped Hydro Storage Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: JSW Neo Energy, a wholly-owned subsidiary of JSW Energy, named Komoram Bheem Pump Storage Project in Telangana ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: THDC signs an MoU with RRECL to develop 10 GW of solar projects in Rajasthan

Daily News Wrap-Up: THDC to Develop 10 GW of Solar Projects in Rajasthan

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: THDC India has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Rajasthan Renewable Energy Corporation Limited (RRECL) to ...
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Tender to Empanel Vendors for 7.5 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems in Madhya Pradesh

Tender to Empanel Vendors for 7.5 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems in Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh Poorv Kshetra Vidyut Vitaran Company (MPPKVVCL) has issued a tender to empanel vendors for design, installation, supply, erection, testing, and commissioning, including warranty, comprehensive operation and maintenance (O&M) ...
O&M Tender Issued for Rooftop Solar Systems on Government Buildings in Daman and Diu

O&M Tender Issued for Rooftop Solar Systems on Government Buildings in Daman and Diu

The Electricity Department of Daman and Diu has issued a tender for the operation and maintenance (O&M) for five years of multiple rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) systems totaling 4,519 kW ...
Empanelment Tender Issued for 2 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems in West Bengal

Empanelment Tender Issued for 2 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems in West Bengal

Bengal Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals (BCPL) has issued an expression of interest for the empanelment of vendors for installing grid-connected rooftop solar systems of 1 MW each at Manicktala and Panihati ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Rooftop Solar Installers Urge for Timely Release of Subsidies

Daily News Wrap-Up: Rooftop Solar Installers Urge for Timely Release of Subsidies

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Renewable Energy Association of Rajasthan, in a letter to the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: L&T Bags Orders to Construct 280 MW of Solar Projects

Daily News Wrap-Up: L&T Bags Orders to Construct 280 MW of Solar Projects

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Larsen & Toubro (L&T), through its power transmission and distribution business, bagged orders to construct a 245 ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up Enel to Set Up a 1 GW Solar Tracker Manufacturing Facility in Italy

Daily News Wrap-Up: Enel to Set Up a 1 GW Solar Tracker Manufacturing Facility in Italy

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Enel, an Italian gas and power utility company, and Comal, a photovoltaic projects developer, have signed an agreement to ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Power Commissions 100 MW of Solar Projects in Uttar Pradesh

Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Power Commissions 100 MW of Solar Projects in Uttar Pradesh

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Tata Power Renewable Energy Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tata Power, commissioned two solar projects with a ...
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Himachal Pradesh’s New Policy Aims to Add 10 GW of Renewable Energy by 2030

Himachal Pradesh’s New Policy Aims to Add 10 GW of Renewable Energy by 2030

Himachal Pradesh government aims to add 10 GW of renewable energy capacity by 2030 under its ‘Swaran Jayanti Energy Policy’ to be presented this year. Himachal Pradesh leads in hydropower generation ...
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EPC Tender Issued for 1 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems and 1,000 Solar Streetlights

EPC Tender Issued for 1 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems and 1,000 Solar Streetlights

The Odisha Renewable Energy Development Agency (OREDA) has invited bids from engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractors for the design, engineering, supply, installation, and commissioning of 1 MW of rooftop ...
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KSEB Releases the List of Empaneled Installers for 100 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems

KSEB Releases the List of Empaneled Installers for 100 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems

The Kerala State Electricity Board Limited (KSEB) has released the list of empaneled engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractors of 100 MW of grid-connected residential rooftop solar systems under the ...
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Jharkhand DISCOM to Empanel Agencies to Set Up 25 MW of Residential Rooftop Solar Systems

Jharkhand DISCOM to Empanel Agencies to Set Up 25 MW of Residential Rooftop Solar Systems

The Jharkhand Bijli Vitran Nigam Limited (JBVNL) has issued a tender to empanel agencies to develop 25 MW of residential rooftop solar systems under the capital expenditure (CAPEX) model. The ...
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Lenders Reluctant to Finance Rooftop Solar Due to Lack of Resale Market

Lenders Reluctant to Finance Rooftop Solar Due to Lack of Resale Market

Mercom hosted a virtual conference, 'Mercom India Solar Forum 2021'on October 21, 2021. In one of the sessions titled 'Rooftop Solar – Demand is Up Despite Policy Restrictions,' the experts ...
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Railways Tenders Grid-Connected and Rooftop Solar Projects

Railways Tenders Grid-Connected and Rooftop Solar Projects

The Ministry of Railways (MoR) has issued two tenders inviting bids to set up a 1,160 kW grid-connected solar project for Konkan Railways and rooftop solar installations on seven railway ...
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Delhi Metro Invites Bids for 2 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems

Delhi Metro Invites Bids for 2 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems

Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has issued a request for selection (RFS) to set up 2 MW of rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) systems under the renewable energy service company (RESCO) ...
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India Installs 521 MW of Rooftop Solar Capacity in Q2 2021, the Highest in a Quarter

India Installs 521 MW of Rooftop Solar Capacity in Q2 2021, the Highest in a Quarter

India marked a 53% quarter-over-quarter (QoQ) increase in rooftop solar installations in the second quarter (Q2) of 2021, the highest for any quarter, with 521 MW installations compared to 341 ...
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Average Cost to Build Large-Scale Solar Rises by 12% Year-Over-Year

Average Cost to Build Large-Scale Solar Rises by 12% Year-Over-Year

According to Mercom’s recently released Q2 2021 India Solar Market Update, the average cost of large-scale solar projects in the second quarter of 2021 (Q2 2021) was ₹38.6 million (~$529,036)/MW. The ...
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Rajasthan Electronics Issues Tender for 2.5 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects

Rajasthan Electronics Issues Tender for 2.5 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects

Rajasthan Electronics and Instrument Limited (REIL), a joint venture between the Government of India and the Government of Rajasthan, has issued a notice inviting tender for supply of balance of ...
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