CERC Dismisses SECI’s Petition Seeking Termination of Solar PPA Signed with Welspun

CERC Dismisses SECI’s Petition Seeking Termination of Solar PPA Signed with Welspun

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has dismissed a review petition filed by the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI). The petition had asked for the review of the commission’s ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
CERC Approves Tariff of ₹2.77_kWh for 1,200 MW of Wind Projects

CERC Approves Tariff of ₹2.77/kWh for 1,200 MW of Wind Projects

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has given its approval for 1.2 GW of wind projects floated by SECI. The central commission observed that the selection of successful bidders and ...
/ / Wind
Uttar Pradesh to Procure 200 MW of Solar Power from Pavagada at ₹2.89_kWh

Uttar Pradesh to Procure 200 MW of Solar Power from Pavagada at ₹2.89/kWh

The Uttar Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (UPERC) has approved the power sale agreement (PSA) signed between Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) and the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Sembcorp Set to Acquire Remaining 6% Stake in its Indian Subsidiary

Sembcorp Set to Acquire Remaining 6% Stake in its Indian Subsidiary

Singapore-based renewable company Sembcorp Industries (Sembcorp) has announced that it will acquire the remaining 5.95% stake in its Indian arm, Sembcorp Energy Ltd. (SEIL) for ₹4,060 million ($56.9 million). According ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Tata Power Distribution to Procure 150 MW of Solar Power at a Tariff of ₹2.83_kWh

Tata Power Distribution to Procure 150 MW of Solar Power at a Tariff of ₹2.83/kWh

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has given its approval to Tata Power Company Limited-Distribution (TPC-D) to procure 150 MW of power on a long-term basis from solar projects at ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Additional details of the tenders will be made available later in the month

SECI Announces Two Tenders: 1.2 GW of Solar and 1.2 GW of Wind-Solar Hybrid Projects

The Solar Electricity Corporation of India (SECI) has announced two tenders for 1,200 MW of solar and 1,200 MW of wind-solar hybrid projects connected to the interstate transmission system (ISTS) ...
SECI Modifies and Extends its 1.2 GW Tender for Solar-Wind Storage Projects

SECI Modifies and Extends its 1.2 GW Tender for Solar-Wind Storage Projects

The Solar Electricity Corporation of India (SECI) has extended the bid submission deadline for its tender for 1.2 GW of the interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected renewable energy projects with a ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
SECI Grants Extension to Inox Wind for 250 MW of Wind Projects in Gujarat

SECI Grants Extension to Inox Wind for 250 MW of Wind Projects in Gujarat

Wind energy solutions provider, Inox wind, has been granted an extension by the Solar Energy Corporation of India Ltd. (SECI) for the scheduled commissioning of 250 MW (5*50) of wind ...
/ / Other, Wind
SECI Extends Bid Submission Deadline for its 1.2 GW Wind Tender

SECI Extends Bid Submission Deadline for its 1.2 GW Wind Tender

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has extended the deadline for the submission of bids for its 1,200 MW wind tender. The new bid submission deadline for the tender ...
/ / Wind
New Guidelines Restrict Short-term Equity Investment in Solar Projects

New Guidelines Restrict Short-term Equity Investment in Solar Projects

In an amendment to the competitive bidding guidelines for procuring power from grid-connected solar PV projects, issued by the MNRE in July 2019, it was noted that the project developers need to maintain a controlling shareholding of 51% in the SPV or project company executing the PPA. ...
/ / Mercom Research Focus, Other
SECI Modifies its 1.95 MW Solar Tender for Lakshadweep Islands

SECI Modifies its 1.95 MW Solar Tender for Lakshadweep Islands

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued an amendment for its tender for the development of 1.95 MW of solar projects in the union territory of Lakshadweep. SECI ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
SECI’s Manufacturing-Linked Solar Tender Receives Good Response, Oversubscribed by 1 GW

SECI’s Manufacturing-Linked Solar Tender Receives Good Response, Oversubscribed by 1 GW

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has received a good response for its 7 GW solar tender that has been linked with a manufacturing component. After a slew of ...
SECI Modifies its 7 GW Solar Tender with 2 GW of Manufacturing Component

SECI Modifies its 7 GW Solar Tender with 2 GW of Manufacturing Component

The Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI) has announced an amendment for its tender that calls for setting up 7 GW of solar projects coupled with 2 GW of ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Solar Auction Activity Increased in October with 1.3 Gigawatts

Solar Auction Activity Increased in October with 1.3 Gigawatts

Auction activity increased in October 2019 while tender announcements decreased compared to the previous month, according to Mercom India solar tender tracker. About 2.7 GW of solar tenders were floated ...
/ / Mercom Research Focus, Other
Kerala Commission asks DISCOM to Modify PSA for 200 MW of Wind Projects Signed with SECI

Kerala Commission asks DISCOM to Modify PSA for 200 MW of Wind Projects Signed with SECI

In response to a petition filed by the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) for the approval of a power sale agreement (PSA) with the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI), ...
/ / Wind
Meghalaya Floats Tender for 3 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects with Net Metering

Meghalaya Floats Tender for 3 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects with Net Metering

Meghalaya New and Renewable Energy Development Agency (MNREDA) has issued a tender for 3 MW grid-connected solar rooftop projects under the net metering arrangement. The tender has been floated under ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
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)/ ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Adani Commissions a 50 MW Wind Project

Adani Commissions a 50 MW Wind Project

Adani Green Energy (MP) Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Adani Green Energy Limited (AGEL), has commissioned a 50 MW wind project having a power purchase agreement (PPA) with Solar Energy ...
/ / Wind
Inox Signs Another Deal with Adani Green for 50 MW of Wind Projects

Inox Signs Another Deal with Adani Green for 50 MW of Wind Projects

Inox Wind, a wind energy solutions provider, has sealed a new deal for the sale of power from a 50 MW wind power project of the Solar Energy Corporation of ...
/ / Wind
SECI’s 1.2 GW Solar Tender Attracts Technical Bids from Four Developers

SECI’s 1.2 GW Solar Tender Attracts Technical Bids from Four Developers

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has received bids totaling 1,200 MW capacity for setting up solar energy projects. The projects developed are to be connected with the interstate transmission ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
SECI Revises Tariff Ceiling for its 1,200 MW Wind Tender to ₹2.93_kWh

SECI Revises Tariff Ceiling for its 1,200 MW Wind Tender to ₹2.93/kWh

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued an amendment revising the tariff ceiling for a 1,200 MW wind tender that it had floated last month. In September 2019, SECI ...
/ / Other, Wind
SECI Issues 400 MW Tender for Round the Clock Supply of Renewables with Energy Storage

SECI Issues 400 MW Tender for Round the Clock Supply of Renewables with Energy Storage

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued a tender to procure 400 MW (2x200 MW) of renewable energy on round the clock basis. The energy procured through these projects ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
SECI Increases Solar Tender Capacity from 6 to 7 GW with 2 GW of Manufacturing

SECI Increases Solar Tender Capacity from 6 to 7 GW with 2 GW of Manufacturing

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has increased the manufacturing linked solar tender, which it had initially floated in January 2019. The capacity has been increased from 6 GW ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
SECI’s 6 GW Solar Tender with 2 GW Manufacturing Gets Another Deadline Extension

SECI’s 6 GW Solar Tender with 2 GW Manufacturing Gets Another Deadline Extension

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has once again extended the bid submission deadline for its tender for 6 GW of the interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected solar projects linked ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
SECI Floats Tender for 500 Solar PV Home Cooking Systems in Rural Areas of 5 States

SECI Floats Tender for 500 Solar PV Home Cooking Systems in Rural Areas of 5 States

The Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI) has floated a tender for the installation of 500 solar home cooking systems in five districts spanning across the states of Meghalaya, ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions