BHEL Invites Bids for Trading Renewable Energy Certificates at Power Exchanges

BHEL Invites Bids for Trading Renewable Energy Certificates at Power Exchanges

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has invited bids from traders to procure renewable energy certificates (RECs) from the National Load Despatch Center (NLDC) and trade them at the power exchanges ...
Tamil Nadu Issues Priority Order for Open Access Consumers to Procure Energy

Tamil Nadu Issues Priority Order for Open Access Consumers to Procure Energy

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has issued an amendment to the 'Grid-Connectivity and Intrastate open Access Regulations, 2014.' The amendment seeks to prioritize energy adjustment from different sources ...
/ / Open Access, Solar
Open Access Power Consumers to Pay Additional Surcharge Regardless of Voltage Level

Open Access Power Consumers to Pay Additional Surcharge Regardless of Voltage Level

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC), in a recent order, ruled that open access consumers with drawal voltage over and above 66 kV cannot seek exclusion or exemption from ...
/ / Open Access, Solar
Tamil Nadu Regulator Orders TANGEDCO to Pay Interest Due to a Wind Developer

Tamil Nadu Regulator Orders TANGEDCO to Pay Interest Due to a Wind Developer

Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC), in a recent order, directed Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) to pay a wind developer the interest on the delayed payments for ...
/ / Wind
Regulator Approves Tamil Nadu DISCOM’s Petition to Procure Round-The-Clock Power

Regulator Approves Tamil Nadu DISCOM’s Petition to Procure Round-The-Clock Power

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has approved Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation’s (TANGEDCO) petition to procure round-the-clock (RTC) power. TANGEDCO had sought to procure 500 MW for ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Other
TANGEDCO Directed to Levy Additional Surcharges for Actual Open Access Energy Drawn

TANGEDCO Directed to Levy Additional Surcharges for Actual Open Access Energy Drawn

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has ruled that the additional surcharge should be levied only on the quantity of the actual drawn open access power in line with ...
/ / Grid, Market & Policy
Tamil Nadu Regulator Asks DISCOM to Pay Amount Due to a Wind Developer With Interest

Tamil Nadu Regulator Asks DISCOM to Pay Amount Due to a Wind Developer With Interest

Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has directed the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) to pay the deficit amount of ₹170.41 million (~$2.26 million) for the financial year ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Wind
Tamil Nadu DISCOM to Procure 500 MW of Solar Power Under KUSUM Program

Tamil Nadu DISCOM to Procure 500 MW of Solar Power Under KUSUM Program

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has approved the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation’s (TANGEDCO) proposal to procure 500 MW of solar power from projects with capacity in ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Tamil Nadu Proposes Priority of Buying Power from Various Sources Under Open Access

Tamil Nadu Proposes Priority of Buying Power from Various Sources Under Open Access

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has issued draft amendments to the Tamil Nadu Electricity (Grid Connectivity and Intrastate Open Access) Regulations 2014. The amendments will come into effect ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Tamil Nadu Issues Revised Guidelines for Verifying Captive Power Projects

Tamil Nadu Issues Revised Guidelines for Verifying Captive Power Projects

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC), in a recent order, revised the rules for the verification of captive open access projects. The data verification procedure for providing captive status ...
/ / Grid, Market & Policy
Commission Directs Tamil Nadu DISCOM to Clear Dues of Wind Energy Generator in a Month

Commission Directs Tamil Nadu DISCOM to Clear Dues of Wind Energy Generator in a Month

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has directed the state distribution company (DISCOM) to make payments to a wind energy generator with a 6% annual interest within a month ...
/ / Wind
Tamil Nadu DISCOM Asked to Pay Interest Dues to Three Wind Energy Generators

Tamil Nadu DISCOM Asked to Pay Interest Dues to Three Wind Energy Generators

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC), in a recent order, directed the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) to pay 1% interest per month for delayed payment to ...
/ / Other, Wind
Tamil Nadu to Purchase 1,000 MW of Solar from SECI at ₹2.61/kWh

Tamil Nadu to Purchase 1,000 MW of Solar from SECI at ₹2.61/kWh

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC), in a recent order, approved the tariff of ₹2.61 (~$0,036)/kWh, including the trading margin of ₹0.07 (~$0.0009)/kWh, for procuring 1,000 MW of solar ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
TANGEDCO to Develop a 4 GW Solar Park With Battery Energy Storage in Tamil Nadu

TANGEDCO to Develop a 4 GW Solar Park With Battery Energy Storage in Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu’s Power Minister V Senthil Balaji informed the legislative assembly that Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) would develop a 4 GW solar park with battery energy storage ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Daily News Wrap-Up: IREDA to Assist TANGEDCO with Renewable Projects and Fundraising

Daily News Wrap-Up: IREDA to Assist TANGEDCO with Renewable Projects and Fundraising

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Tamil Nadu Generation ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
DISCOM and Load Despatch Center Must Compensate for Curtailment of Solar Power APTEL

DISCOM and Load Despatch Center Must Compensate for Curtailment of Solar Power: APTEL

The Appellate Tribunal for Electricity (APTEL), in a recent order, ruled that the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) and the Tamil Nadu State Load Despatch Center (TNSLDC) should ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
APTEL Asks DISCOM to Return Bank Guarantee of a Delayed Solar Project

APTEL Asks DISCOM to Return Bank Guarantee of a Delayed Solar Project

The Appellate Tribunal for Electricity (APTEL), in a recent order, has ruled in favor of a solar developer, allowing a 15-month extension for a delayed solar project. Of the total ...
APTEL Clarifies Authority of DISCOMs and Regulators in Open Access Power Projects

APTEL Clarifies Authority of DISCOMs and Regulators in Open Access Power Projects

The Appellate Tribunal for Electricity (APTEL), in a recent ruling, stated that the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Limited (TANGEDCO) could only be entrusted with the exercise of collecting ...
Tamil Nadu DISCOM Directed to Pay ₹165 Million in Wind Dues With 12% Interest

Tamil Nadu DISCOM Directed to Pay ₹165 Million in Wind Dues with 12% Interest

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC), in a recent order, directed the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Limited (TANGEDCO) to pay $164.95 million (~$2.18 million) in outstanding dues ...
/ / Other, Wind
Open Access Consumers in Tamil Nadu to Pay Additional Surcharge of ₹0.70_kWh

Open Access Power Consumers in Tamil Nadu to Pay Additional Surcharge of ₹0.70/kWh

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has heard a petition filed by the distribution company and approved an additional surcharge of ₹0.70 (~$0.0093)/kWh, payable by open access consumers. The ...
/ / Grid, Utility Scale
TANGEDCO Seeks Consultants to Verify Captive Solar and Wind Projects

TANGEDCO Seeks Consultants to Verify Captive Solar and Wind Projects

The Tamil Nadu Transmission and Generation Corporation Limited (TANGEDCO) has invited bids for consultancy services to verify captive projects for the financial years (FY) 2014-15 to 2019-20 in the Coimbatore ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Tender Floated for a 1 MW Solar Project with 3 MWh of Battery Energy Storage in Tamil Nadu

Tender Floated for a 1 MW Solar Project with 3 MWh of Battery Energy Storage in Tamil Nadu

The Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Limited (TANGEDCO) has invited bids for the design, engineering, testing, and commissioning of a 1 MW (AC) solar power project with a 1 ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Solar Developer's Plea for Extending Project Commissioning Deadline Rejected

Solar Developer’s Plea for Extending Project Commissioning Deadline Rejected

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has rejected a plea by a solar developer seeking an extension of 18 months for commissioning a project citing 'force majeure' events. The ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Tamil Nadu Invites Bids for 500 MW of Solar Projects Under Component A of KUSUM Program

Tamil Nadu Invites Bids for 500 MW of Solar Projects Under Component A of KUSUM Program

The Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Limited (TANGEDCO) has floated a tender to set up 500 MW of solar projects under Component-A of the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha ...
Banking Energy for Wind Power Projects Will Continue: APTEL

Banking Energy for Wind Power Projects Will Continue: APTEL

The Appellate Tribunal of Electricity (APTEL) has set aside an order of the Tamil Nadu State Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) regarding the banking of energy, terming it unjust. The Tribunal ...
/ / Wind