RUMSL’s Issues Letters of Award to Winners in the Three Solar Auctions for 1,500 MW

RUMSL’s Issues Letters of Award to Winners in the Three Solar Auctions for 1,500 MW

The winners of the three auctions conducted by Rewa Ultra Mega Solar Limited (RUMSL) for 1,500 MW of solar projects to be developed at the Agar Solar Park, Shajapur Solar ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Tata Power Solar Wins SECI’s 20 MW Solar with 50 MWh of Battery Energy Storage Auction

Tata Power Solar Wins SECI’s 20 MW Solar with 50 MWh of Battery Energy Storage Auction

Tata Power Solar Systems has won Solar Energy Corporation of India’s (SECI) auction for a 20 MW solar power project with a 50 MWh battery energy storage system (BESS). The project ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Demand for Rooftop Solar Substantially Higher Than the Pre-COVID Times Interview

Demand for Rooftop Solar Substantially Higher Than the Pre-COVID Times: Interview

The government of India has a bold target of 40 GW by 2022 for rooftop solar installations in the country. However, the cumulative installations as of March 31, 2021, are ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Tata Power’s Solar EPC Business Drives Revenues Up in Q1 FY 2022

Tata Power’s Solar EPC Business Drives Revenues Up in Q1 FY 2022

Tata Power declared its financial results for the first quarter (Q1) of the financial year (FY) 2022 and recorded a 47% growth in consolidated revenues to ₹98.31 billion (~$1.32 billion) compared ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group Company Set to Acquire Chandigarh DISCOM

RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group Company Set to Acquire Chandigarh DISCOM

Eminent Electricity Distribution Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Calcutta Electricity Supply Corporation (CESC), has placed the highest bid of ₹8.71 billion (~$117.32 million) to acquire a 100% stake in Chandigarh’s ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Other
DISCOMs Owed ₹121.91 Billion to Renewable Generators at the End of June

DISCOMs Owed ₹121.91 Billion to Renewable Generators at the End of June

Distribution companies (DISCOMs) owed ₹121.91 billion (~$1.63 billion) to renewable energy generators (excluding dispute amounts) in overdue payment across 256 pending invoices at the end of June 2021, according to ...
/ / Grid, Market & Policy
Daily News Wrap-Up: Repsol’s 264 MW Valdesolar Solar Farm in Spain Begins to Generate Power

Daily News Wrap-Up: Repsol’s 264 MW Valdesolar Solar Farm in Spain Begins to Generate Power

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Repsol, a Madrid-based energy and petrochemical company, has commenced generating electricity from Valdesolar, its largest photovoltaic solar ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Tata Power to Install a 10 MW Captive Solar Project for CEAT Tires

Tata Power to Install a 10 MW Captive Solar Project for CEAT Tyres

CEAT, a multinational tyre manufacturing company, has engaged Tata Power to develop a 10 MW captive solar project at Tata Power’s Solapur site in Maharashtra. CEAT will procure electricity from ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
'Soura Subsidy Program'

Residential Rooftop Solar Systems of 1 kW to Cost ₹53,651 in Kerala

The Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has discovered the lowest bid of ₹53,651 (~$721)/kW for residential rooftop solar systems of up to 1 kW. The bids were in response to ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
Tata Power and Azure Power Winners in MSEDCL’s 500 MW Wind-Solar Hybrid Auction

Tata Power and Azure Power Win MSEDCL’s 500 MW Wind-Solar Hybrid Auction

Tata Power and Azure Power were declared winners in the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited’s (MSEDCL) auction to procure power from 500 MW of from grid-connected interstate and intrastate ...
No New Coal-Fired Projects for Tata Power as it Aims for Carbon Neutrality by 2050

No New Coal-Fired Projects for Tata Power as it Aims for Carbon Neutrality by 2050

Indian power utility Tata Power aims to phase out its coal-based capacity and enhance its clean and green capacity to around 80% by 2030 from its current green portfolio of 31% ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Power Installs EV Charging Facility in Gujarat’s Kevadia

Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Power Installs EV Charging Facility in Gujarat’s Kevadia

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Indian power utility Tata Power has installed a fast DC electric vehicle (EV) charger in Gujarat’s Narmada ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: Nissan to Invest £1 Billion in EV and Battery Manufacturing

Daily News Wrap-Up: Nissan to Invest £1 Billion in EV and Battery Manufacturing

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Nissan has unveiled its plan to transform its flagship Sunderland manufacturing facility into a £1 billion (~$1.37 billion) new-generation ...
Kerala Commission Approves PPA for a 110 MW Solar Project at ₹2.97kWh With Tata Power

Kerala Commission Approves PPA for a 110 MW Solar Project at ₹2.97/kWh with Tata Power

The Kerala State Electricity Regulatory Commission (KSERC), in a recent order, approved the power purchase agreement (PPA) signed between the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) and Tata Power Company for ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: India Offers $100 Million Credit Line to Sri Lanka for Solar Expansion

Daily News Wrap-Up: India Offers $100 Million Credit Line to Sri Lanka for Solar Expansion

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: India has extended a Line of Credit (LOC) of $100 million to Sri Lanka to finance projects ...
Andhra High Court Quashes the 6.4 GW Solar Project Tender by APEGCL

Andhra High Court Quashes the 6.4 GW Solar Project Tender by APEGCL

The High Court of Andhra Pradesh has upheld the petition filed by Tata Power Renewable Energy Limited (TPREL) and quashed the request for selection (RfS) and the draft power purchase ...
Daily News Wrap-up Tata Power’s 37 Commercial Consumers Opt for Green Power in Mumbai

Daily News Wrap-up: Tata Power’s 37 Commercial Consumers Opt for Green Power in Mumbai

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Tata Power announced that over 37 of its commercial customers with consumption of more than 19 MUs ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Higher Execution of Solar EPC Projects Pushes Tata Power’s Revenues Up 14% YoY

Higher Execution of Solar EPC Projects Pushes Tata Power’s Revenues Up 14% YoY

Tata Power declared its financial results for FY 2021 and recorded a 14% growth in consolidated revenues at ₹330.79 billion (~$4.49 billion) compared to ₹ 289 billion (~$3.9 billion) in ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
The Indian Solar Markets’ Top Players in 2020

The Indian Solar Markets’ Top Players in 2020

Solar installations in the calendar year (CY) 2020 totaled 3.2 GW, a 56% decline compared to 7.3 GW of capacity added in 2019. The Covid-19 outbreak brought the solar industry ...
Daily News Wrap-Up_ Tata Power-DDL Introduces Narrow Band IoT' in Smart Meters

Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Power-DDL Introduces Narrow Band IoT’ in Smart Meters

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: After successfully installing 2.3 Lakh smart meters on RF technology, Tata Power Delhi Distribution (Tata Power-DDL) has ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Tata Power Solar Doubles Cells, Modules Manufacturing Capacity to 1,100 MW

Tata Power Solar Doubles Cells, Modules Manufacturing Capacity to 1,100 MW

Tata Power Solar has announced the expansion of its manufacturing unit in Bengaluru, taking the total production capacity of cells and modules to 1,100 MW. The latest expansion move has ...
/ / Manufacturing, Modules, Solar
Tata Power, Nexcharge Install Battery-Based Community Energy Storage System in Delhi (1)

Tata Power, Nexcharge Install Battery-Based Community Energy Storage System in Delhi

Tata Power Delhi Distribution (Tata Power DDL), which supplies electricity to around seven million households in Delhi, has launched India's first grid-connected 'Community Energy Storage System' (CESS) in collaboration with ...
/ / Grid, Smart Grid
Safeguard Duty Extension Deemed as Change in Law for Tata’s Solar Project in Maharashtra

Safeguard Duty Extension Deemed as Change in Law for Tata’s Solar Project in Maharashtra

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has accepted Tata Power Renewable Energy's (TPREL) petition seeking to declare levy of safeguard duty (SGD) on the import of solar cells as a ...
/ / Market & Policy, Solar
Tata Power Reports 8% Rise in Total Revenue, 22.3% Increase in Profits

Tata Power Reports 8% Rise in Total Revenue, 22.3% Increase in Profits

Tata Power has said its total revenue in the third quarter (Q3) of the financial year 2021 (FY 2021) stood at ₹77.4 billion (~$1.06 billion), up 8% from ₹71.7 billion (~$986 ...
Mumbai's Railway Stations to Get EV Charging Points

Mumbai’s Railway Stations to Get EV Charging Points

Central Railways has partnered with the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and Tata Power to install charging points for electric vehicles (EV) at all important railway stations in the city, suburbs, ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid