Military Engineer Services Gets Net Metering for Solar Projects Above Ceiling Capacity

Military Engineer Services Gets Net Metering for Rooftop Solar Above Ceiling Capacity

The Uttarakhand Electricity Regulatory Commission (UERC) has allowed Military Engineer Services (MES) branches at Roorkee and Dehradun to set up a 2 MW grid-connected rooftop solar system each under net metering ...
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Uttarakhand Sets Net Generic Tariff of ₹3.48_kWh for Rooftop Solar Projects Up to 10 kW

Uttarakhand Sets Net Generic Tariff of ₹3.48/kWh for Rooftop Solar Projects Up to 10 kW

The Uttarakhand Electricity Regulatory Commission (UERC) announced generic tariffs for rooftop and small solar projects under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthan Mahabhiyan (PM-KUSUM) program with a subsidy ...
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EESL’s Tender for 7.5 MW of Rooftop Solar on Government Buildings in Andaman

EESL’s Tender for 7.5 MW of Rooftop Solar on Government Buildings in Andaman

The Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) has invited bids for 7.5 MW of rooftop solar projects on various government buildings in the union territory of Andaman. Besides the design, supply, ...
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Gross Metering Proposed for Residential Rooftop Solar Systems of Above 5 kW Capacity

Gross Metering Proposed for Residential Rooftop Solar Systems of Above 5 kW Capacity

The Ministry of Power (MoP) has come out with draft electricity rules 2020 aimed at streamlining the process of supply of electricity to consumers by distribution licensees (DISCOMs). The rules ...
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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 ...
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Maharashtra Issues Empanelment Tender for 25 MW of Residential Rooftop Solar Systems

Maharashtra Issues Empanelment Tender for 25 MW of Residential Rooftop Solar Systems

The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) has invited bids for empaneling agencies to install 25 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar systems in the state. The contract will also ...
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Odisha Issues Empanelment Tender for 4 MW of Residential Rooftop Solar Systems (1)

Odisha Issues Empanelment Tender for 4 MW of Residential Rooftop Solar Systems

The Odisha Renewable Energy Development Agency (OREDA) has invited bids for the empanelment of vendors for the installation of 4 MW of grid-connected residential rooftop solar projects across the state ...
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Raipur Smart City Invites Bids for 2.9 MW of Rooftop Solar Under CAPEX Model

Raipur Smart City Invites Bids for 2.9 MW of Rooftop Solar Under CAPEX Model

The Nava Raipur Atal Nagar Smart City Corporation Limited (NRANSCCL) has invited bids for the installation of 2.9 MW of rooftop solar projects at various locations under the capital expenditure ...
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Utility Ownership of Rooftop Solar Can be a Significant Earning Opportunity_ Report

Utility Ownership of Rooftop Solar Can be a Significant Earning Opportunity: Report

The growth of the rooftop segment has changed the landscape of solar space, and it poses several questions for the financial stability of regulated electric utilities. In its latest report, ...
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Bihar Announces Empanelment Tender for 10 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems

Bihar Announces Empanelment Tender for 15 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems

The Bihar Renewable Energy Development Agency (BREDA) has floated an empanelment tender for rooftop solar projects for a capacity of 10 MW (Category-B) and 5 MW (Category-C) on government buildings ...
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REC Invites Bids to Install a 1 MW Rooftop Solar System for Punjab Institute of Sports

REC Invites Bids to Install a 1 MW Rooftop Solar System for Punjab Institute of Sports

REC Foundation issued a tender calling project management agencies (PMA) to set up a 1 MW grid-connected rooftop solar system for Punjab State Institute of Sports (PIS) in Mohali. The ...
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Karnataka Regulator Reduces Tariff for a Delayed 1 MW Rooftop Solar Project

Karnataka Regulator Reduces Tariff for a Delayed 1 MW Rooftop Solar Project

The Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) issued an order in favor of the Bangalore Electricity Supply Company Limited (BESCOM) and asked Applied Solar Technologies Private Limited to revise its rooftop ...
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Average Cost of Large-Scale and Rooftop Solar Projects Fell in Q2 2020

Average Cost of Large-Scale and Rooftop Solar Projects Fell in Q2 2020

The average large-scale solar project cost was approximately ₹34 million (~$455,532)/MW in the second quarter (Q2) 2020, a decline of 10% from the same period last year, according to Mercom’s ...
Rajasthan Secretariat Buildings to Soon be Solar-Powered

Rajasthan Secretariat Buildings to Soon be Solar-Powered

The Department of Personnel (DoP), Rajasthan, has invited bids for the installation of rooftop solar systems on Rajasthan secretariat buildings. The scope of the work would include the design, supply, ...
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BESCOM Issues Amendments to its 30 MW Tender for Residential Rooftop Solar

BESCOM Issues Amendments to its 30 MW Tender for Residential Rooftop Solar

The Bengaluru Electricity Supply Company Limited (BESCOM) has issued amendments to the expression of interest (EoI) issued to empanel agencies to design, supply, install, and commission 30 MW of grid-connected ...
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Rajasthan Electronics Issues Tender for 1 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects in Bihar

Rajasthan Electronics Issues Tender for 1 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects in Bihar

The Rajasthan Electronics and Instruments Limited (REIL) has invited bids for the supply, installation, testing, and commissioning of 1 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar projects across various locations in Bihar ...
Pharma and FMCG Companies Could Lead the C&I Market Recovery in Rooftop Solar

Pharma and FMCG Companies Could Lead the C&I Market Recovery in Rooftop Solar Segment

As the economy dwindles, industries worldwide are looking frantically at cost-saving measures to keep profit margins from getting thinner. While some segments of the commercial and industrial sector witnessed a ...
MNRE Issues New Benchmark Costs for Rooftop Solar Projects in FY 2021

MNRE Issues New Benchmark Costs for Rooftop Solar Projects in FY 2021

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has published benchmark costs for grid-connected rooftop solar projects for the financial year (FY) 2020-21. The benchmark costs will be applicable for ...
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C&I Customers Need to Think Below 1 MW Solar Installations to Avoid Net Metering Hurdles

C&I Customers Need to Think of Solar Installations Below 1 MW to Avoid Net Metering Hurdles

India’s rooftop solar capacity stood at 4.6 GW at the end of Q1 2020, against the target of 40 GW by 2022. Out of the total capacity, nearly 70% came ...
Haryana_ Net Metering Facility Will Not be Provided to Open Access Consumers

Haryana: Net Metering Facility Will Not be Provided to Open Access Consumers

The Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC) dismissed the petition filed by Shree Cement Limited and said that the net metering facility would not be provided to open access consumers. Earlier, ...
Indian Railways to Soon Issue Another Tender for 1 GW of Solar Projects Along Tracks

Indian Railways to Soon Issue Another Tender for 1 GW of Solar Projects Along Tracks

The Railways Energy Management Company Limited (REMCL), is planning to come up with a tender for the installation of 1 GW of solar projects along the railway tracks, the government ...
In the Largest Rooftop Solar Acquisition, Sunrun to Acquire Vivint Solar for $3.2 Billion

In the Largest Rooftop Solar Acquisition, Sunrun to Acquire Vivint Solar for $3.2 Billion

In the largest rooftop solar acquisition to date, Sunrun has entered into an agreement to acquire Vivint Solar in an all-stock transaction for $3.2 billion. Vivint Solar serves as a ...
Odisha Invites Bids for 1.47 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems and 2,045 Solar Streetlights

Odisha Invites Bids for 1.47 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems and 2,045 Solar Streetlights

The Odisha Renewable Energy Development Agency (OREDA) has invited bids for the installation of 1.47 MW of rooftop solar projects and 2,045 solar street lighting systems at 115 panchayat samiti ...
Goa to Empanel Installers for 5 MW of Residential Rooftop Solar Systems

Goa to Empanel Installers for 5 MW of Residential Rooftop Solar Systems

Goa Energy Development Agency (GEDA) has issued an expression of interest (EoI) to empanel Installers to design and install 5 MW of grid-connected solar rooftop power projects under CAPEX (capital ...
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Installers Rally for Net Metering in Andhra’s Rooftop Solar Policy

Installers Rally for Net Metering in Andhra’s Rooftop Solar Policy

Andhra Pradesh’s solar development has not had a smooth run since the past year. In a recent development, renewable developers and stakeholders in the state are now up in arms ...
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