Why the Draft PPA for Andhra’s 6.4 GW of Solar Projects Was Considered Violation of Law

Why the Draft PPA for Andhra’s 6.4 GW of Solar Projects Was Considered Violation of Law

The High Court of Andhra Pradesh has upheld Tata Power Renewable Energy’s contention that Andhra Pradesh Green Energy Corporation’s (APGECL) request for selection (RfS) and power purchase agreements (PPA) for 6.4 GW ...
Andhra High Court Stays Awarding of 6.4 GW of Solar Projects Tendered Recently

Andhra High Court Stays Awarding of 6.4 GW of Solar Projects Tendered Recently

The High Court of Andhra Pradesh has directed the Andhra Pradesh Green Energy Corporation (APGECL) to not enter into any agreements for its tender for 6.4 GW of solar power ...
Tata Power Receives Letter of Award to Develop a 110 MW solar project in Kerala

Tata Power Receives Letter of Award to Develop a 110 MW Solar Project in Kerala

Tata Power has received a Letter of Award (LoA) from the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) to develop a 110 MW solar project. The energy will be supplied to KSEB ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Tata Power Completes Acquisition of 51% Stake in Odisha DISCOMs

Tata Power Completes Acquisition of 51% Stake in Odisha DISCOMs

Tata Power has announced its takeover of Western Electricity Supply Company of Odisha (WESCO) and Southern Electricity Supply Company Of Orissa (SOUTHCO). From now on, WESCO and SOUTHCO will operate ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Other
Tata and SIDBI to Give Collateral-Free Loans to MSMEs to Set Up Rooftop Solar Systems

Tata and SIDBI to Give Collateral-Free Loans to MSMEs to Set Up Rooftop Solar Systems

Tata Power has joined hands with the Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) to provide affordable financing for rooftop solar installations by the micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
Daily News Wrap-Up_ Vikram Solar Commissions a 10 MW Solar Project in West Bengal

Daily News Wrap-Up: Vikram Solar Commissions a 10 MW Solar Project in West Bengal

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Vikram Solar, a solar module manufacturer and EPC solutions provider, has commissioned a 10 MW solar project ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
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Tata and Ashoka Buildcon Win 470 MW in NTPC’s Auction for Solar EPC Services

Tata Power Solar Systems Limited and Ashoka Buildcon Limited have won 470 MW of solar projects in NTPC Limited’s engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) auction for 1,070 MW of solar projects ...
NTPC, Tata Power Win Kerala’s 200 MW Solar Auction at 2.97_kWh

NTPC, Tata Power Win Kerala’s 200 MW Solar Auction at 2.97/kWh

NTPC Limited has won 90 MW of solar projects in the Kerala State Electricity Board Limited’s (KSEB) reverse e-auction for 200 MW. It won the capacity for the lowest (L1) discovered ...
Tata Power Records 10% Rise in Net Profit, Higher Solar EPC Revenue in Q2 of FY 2021

Tata Power Records 10% Rise in Net Profit, Higher Solar EPC Revenue in Q2 of FY 2021

Tata Power announced its earnings for the quarter ended September 30, 2020 (Q2) of the financial year 2020-2021, and posted a net profit of ₹3.71 billion (~$49.8 million), a 10% ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Tata, Fourth Partner, and CleanMax Emerge as Leading Rooftop Solar Installers in 1H 2020

Tata, Fourth Partner, and CleanMax Emerge as Leading Rooftop Solar Installers in 1H 2020

Tata Power Solar, Fourth Partner Energy, and CleanMax emerged as the top rooftop solar installers in India in the first half (1H) of the calendar year (CY) 2020, according to ...
/ / Mercom Research Focus, Other
MERC Refuses Transfer of Execution Right in a 225 MW Solar-Wind Hybrid Project

MERC Refuses Transfer of Execution Right in a 225 MW Solar-Wind Hybrid Project

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) dismissed Tata Power Company-Distribution's (TPC-D) request to change the name of the execution entity from Tata Power Green Energy Limited (TPGEL) to Tata Power ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Solar Tenders Rise by 14% as Auctions Decline in Q3 2020

Solar Tenders Rise by 14% as Auctions Decline in Q3 2020

The government agencies announced about 6.3 GW of tenders in the third quarter Q3 of the calendar year (CY) 2020, an increase of 14% compared to the previous quarter, according ...
Daily News Wrap-Up_ Sweden’s Azelio to Supply 65 MW of Energy Storage Systems to India

Daily News Wrap-Up: Sweden’s Azelio to Supply 65 MW of Energy Storage Systems to India

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Azelio, a Sweden-based energy storage company, announced that it signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Atria ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Tata Power Seeks to Procure 150 MW of Renewables From Wind, Solar, or Hydro Projects

Tata Power Seeks to Procure 150 MW of Renewables From Wind, Solar, or Hydro Projects

Tata Power’s distribution licensee division has invited bids for the procurement of 150 MW of renewable power (wind, solar, small hydro, or combination) on a short-term basis. The company has ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Tata Power to Help Premier Mumbai Hotels Run on Renewable Energy

Tata Power to Help Premier Mumbai Hotels Run on Renewable Energy

Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL) announced that it signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with TP Kirnali Solar Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tata Power Company Limited. Under the agreement, ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Tata Power Registers 10% Rise in Net Profits, 11% Dip in Revenue in Q1 2021

Tata Power Registers 10% Rise in Net Profits, 11% Dip in Revenue in Q1 2021

Tata Power announced its earnings for the quarter ended June 30, 2020 (Q1 2021), and posted a net profit of ₹2.68 billion (~$35.9 million), a 10.3% increase from ₹2.43 billion (~$32.6 ...
Gujarat’s Retender for 700 MW of Solar Gets Good Response, Oversubscribed by 600 MW

Gujarat’s Retender for 700 MW of Solar Gets Good Response, Oversubscribed by 600 MW

The Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited’s (GUVNL) tender for 700 MW of grid-connected solar projects in the state’s Dholera solar park (Phase IX) has been oversubscribed by 600 MW. The ...
Tata Power Green Receives Letter of Award fora 225 MW Solar-Wind Hybrid Project

Tata Power Green Receives Letter of Award for a 225 MW Solar-Wind Hybrid Project

Tata Power announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Tata Power Green Energy Limited (TPGEL), received a letter of award (LoA) to develop a 225 MW hybrid renewable power project. The LoA ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
EPC Tender Announced for a 100 MW Project at Dholera Solar Park in Gujarat

EPC Tender Announced for a 100 MW Project at Dholera Solar Park in Gujarat

SJVN Limited, a joint venture of the center and the government of Himachal Pradesh, has invited bids for the development of a 100 MW (AC) solar power project at Dholera ...
Tata Power to Set Up Infrastructure Investment Fund to Bolster Its Renewable Business

Tata Power to Set Up Infrastructure Investment Fund to Bolster Its Renewable Business

Tata Power announced that its board of directors had given its in-principle approval for setting up an infrastructure investment fund (InvIT) for the company’s renewable business. The Mumbai-based power electric ...
Tata Power Set to Develop 100 MW of Solar Projects in Maharashtra

Tata Power Set to Develop 100 MW of Solar Projects in Maharashtra

Tata Power announced that its subsidiary, Tata Power Renewable Energy Limited (TPREL), has received a letter of award (LoA) to develop 100 MW of solar projects in Maharashtra. The projects ...
Tata Power Set to Develop a 120 MW Solar Project in Gujarat

Tata Power Set to Develop a 120 MW Solar Project in Gujarat

Tata Power has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Tata Power Renewable Energy Limited (TPREL), has received a Letter of Award (LoA) from Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) to develop ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Tata Power to Deploy EV Chargers at MG Motor Dealership Outlets

Tata Power to Deploy EV Chargers at MG Motor Dealership Outlets

Tata Power has joined hands with MG Motor to deploy 50 kW DC superfast electric vehicle (EV) chargers at select MG Motor dealership outlets. The agreement is expected to help ...
Tata Power Announces RfS for 225 MW of Power from Wind-Solar Hybrid Projects

Tata Power Announces RfS for 225 MW of Power from Wind-Solar Hybrid Projects

Tata Power has issued a request for selection (RfS) to procure power on a long-term basis for 225 MW of grid-connected wind-solar hybrid power projects. The last date for the ...
Tata Power Takes Charge of Power Distribution in Odisha

Tata Power Takes Charge of Power Distribution in Odisha

Tata Power has announced that it has taken over the management of Central Electricity Supply Utility of Odisha (CESU) for the distribution and supply of power in Odisha’s five circles ...
/ / Grid, T&D