Uttar Pradesh’s New 500 MW Solar Tender Comes with a Tariff Ceiling of ₹3.25_kWh

Uttar Pradesh’s New 500 MW Solar Tender Comes with a Tariff Ceiling of ₹3.25/kWh

The Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Development Agency (UPNEDA) has issued a request for proposal (RfP) for the procurement of 500 MW of power from grid-connected solar PV projects ...
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Bharathi Cement Turns to Solar with a 10 MW Solar Project at its Facility in Andhra Pradesh

Bharathi Cement Turns to Solar with a 10 MW Solar Project at its Facility in Andhra Pradesh

Bharathi Cement, a leading cement manufacturer, has commissioned a 10 MW ground-mounted solar power project in its manufacturing facility at Kadapa in Andhra Pradesh. The project is a part of ...
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Tata Power Commissions a 150 MW Solar Project in Rajasthan

Tata Power Commissions a 150 MW Solar Project in Rajasthan

Tata Power Renewable Energy Limited (TPREL), a subsidiary of Tata Power, has commissioned a 150 MW solar power project in Pokharan, Rajasthan. With this, the overall operating renewable capacity of ...
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Rajasthan Proposes Purchase of Excess Power Generated by Solar Pumps at ₹3.44_kWh

Rajasthan Proposes Purchase of Excess Power Generated by Solar Pumps at ₹3.44/kWh

The Rajasthan Electricity Regulatory Commission (RERC) has issued a draft order inviting suggestions and comments for to determine pre-fixed levelized tariff and the rate of purchase of excess electricity by ...
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Maharashtra Commission Approves a Tariff of ₹3.10_kWh for 7 MW of Solar Projects

Maharashtra Commission Approves a Tariff of ₹3.10/kWh for 7 MW of Solar Projects

The Maharashtra State Power Generation Company Limited (MSPGCL) and Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) recently approached the Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) seeking its approval for the adoption ...
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Maharashtra Invites Bids for 12.2 MW of Solar Projects for 9 Municipal Councils

Maharashtra Invites Bids for 12.2 MW of Solar Projects for 9 Municipal Councils

The Maharashtra Energy Development Agency (MEDA) has floated nine tenders for solar projects in nine municipal councils totaling 12.2 MW. The projects have been tendered under the Atal Mission for ...
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Himachal Pradesh to Develop 250 MW of Solar Projects

Himachal Pradesh to Develop 250 MW of Solar Projects

The Government of Himachal Pradesh has signed two agreements for setting up 250 MW of solar power projects in the state. The estimated cost of the projects is ₹10 billion ...
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Uttar Pradesh Floats Tender for 16 MW of Rooftop Solar on Government Buildings

Uttar Pradesh Floats Tender for 16 MW of Rooftop Solar on Government Buildings

The Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy (UPNEDA) has issued a tender for 16 MW of grid-interactive rooftop solar projects for captive use (Capex Mode) atop various government buildings across ...
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Afghanistan Floats Tender for 40 MW of Solar PV Projects in Nangarhar

Afghanistan Floats Tender for 40 MW of Solar PV Projects in Nangarhar

Afghanistan’s Ministry of Energy and Water (MEW) has floated a tender for the development of 40 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects at Hishar-E-Shahi Industrial Park of Nangarhar in ...
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Shivamogga Smart City Floats Tender for 25 MW of Solar Projects on Tunga Canal

Shivamogga Smart City Floats Tender for 25 MW of Solar Projects on Tunga Canal

Karnataka’s Shivamogga Smart City Limited (SSCL) has issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) for the construction of 25 MW of solar power generation projects. The SSCL will develop the solar ...
India Imposes Provisional Duty on Coated Flat Products Used in Solar Mounting Structures

India Imposes Provisional Duty on Coated Flat Products Used in Solar Mounting Structures

The Directorate General of Trade Remedies (DGTR) has issued its preliminary findings in the anti-dumping investigation on the imports of aluminum and zinc-coated flat products originating in or exported from ...
World’s Largest Single-Site Solar Project Commissioned at Sweihan, Abu Dhabi

World’s Largest Single-Site Solar Project Commissioned at Sweihan, Abu Dhabi

Noor Abu Dhabi, the world’s largest single-site solar power project located at Sweihan which has an installed capacity of 1,177 MW, has been successfully commissioned. The project is a Joint ...
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International Solar Alliance Gets a New Member_ Bolivia

Iraq Floats Tender for 755 MW of Solar Capacity

Iraq’s Ministry of Electricity and the National Investment Commission (NIC) has invited bids for the construction of seven solar photovoltaic (PV) power projects with a total capacity of 755 MW ...
Dubai’s AMEA Power Achieves Financial Closure for a 50 MW Solar Project in Jordan

Dubai’s AMEA Power Achieves Financial Closure for a 50 MW Solar Project in Jordan

Renewable energy project developer, AMEA, has announced financial closure for a 50 MW solar project in Jordan. The company has announced that it has secured $74 million for the Al ...
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Railways Management Company Announces Tender for 140 MW of Wind-Solar Hybrid Projects

IREDA’s Tender Calls for Empanelment of Resource Assessment Agencies for Wind and Solar

The Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Limited (IREDA) has invited bids for the empanelment of resource assessment agencies for wind and solar technologies. The last date for the submission of ...
NTPC Invites Bidders for Supplying Inverter Transformers to its Solar Projects

NTPC Invites Bidders for Supplying Inverter Transformers to its Solar Projects

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has invited bidders to enlist for inverter-inverter transformer package to develop solar power projects for NTPC. The scope of work includes supply, type testing, ...
/ / Inverters & BOS, Solar
ReNew Power Gets $350 Million in Debt Financing from OPIC to Scale Solar and Wind Projects

ReNew Power Gets $350 Million in Debt Financing from OPIC to Scale Solar and Wind Projects

ReNew Power has secured fresh debt financing of up to $350 million (~₹24.91 billion) from the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC). The funds will be utilized by ReNew Power to support ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Tirupati Smart City Invites Tender for 6 MW of Solar Projects

Tirupati Smart City Invites Tender for 6 MW of Solar Projects

Tirupati Smart City Corporation Limited (TSCCL) has invited Request for Proposal (RfP) for 6 MW of grid-connected solar projects. The brief scope of work includes the supply, design, engineering, manufacturing, ...
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3 GW of Solar Projects Tendered in October

Haryana to Install Solar Projects on Gram Panchayat Lands

In an attempt to promote solar energy in the state, the Haryana government has decided to install solar projects on gram panchayat lands through Haryana Power Generation Corporation Limited (HPGCL) ...
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Dispute Over One Day Commissioning Delay Causes 30% Solar Tariff Reduction in Karnataka

Iron Ore Company in Karnataka Announces Tender for a 5 MW Captive Solar Project

Kudremukh Iron Ore Company Limited (KIOCL), a government of India enterprise, has invited a tender for the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of a 5 MW captive solar power project ...
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ISTS Charges Waiver for Mega Solar Manufacturing Tender Extended by Two Years

Algeria Announces 150 MW Solar Tender for its Southeast Region

Algeria’s Regulatory Commission for Electricity and Gas (CREG) has issued a tender for the construction, operation, and maintenance of several photovoltaic solar projects with a total capacity of 150 MW ...
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Higher Power Tariffs, Not Policy Support, Driving India’s Rooftop Market

Rooftop Solar Commissioning Delay Causes 36% Tariff Reduction in Karnataka

In another case involving delay in commissioning of a solar project, the Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) has declared that the petitioner, a rooftop solar project installer, is not entitled ...
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CERC Proposes Granting Category I Inter-State Trading License to Refex Energy

TSERC Provides Relief to Solar Developer Awaiting Grid Synchronization

The Telangana State Electricity Regulatory Commission (TSERC) has passed an order asking the state’s distribution licensee to allow the grid synchronization of the project, thereby providing relief to Clean Solar ...
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Gujarat Invites EoI to Develop 1,000 MW of Solar Projects at Dholera Solar Park

Gujarat Invites EoI to Develop 1,000 MW of Projects at Dholera Solar Park

The Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) has invited expression of interest (EoI) from project developers to develop 1,000 MW of grid-connected solar PV projects in the Dholera Special Investment ...
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African Consortium Signs PPA to Develop of a 60 MW Solar Project in Chad

African Consortium Signs PPA to Develop of a 60 MW Solar Project in Chad

To reduce the dependence on coal-based power in African countries, a consortium including InfraCo Africa and Smart Energies International, has come together to develop a 60 MW solar project in the ...