Payment Security Mechanism for Solar Projects under VGF Program Gets ₹5 Billion Fund

Payment Delays in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Tamil Nadu Hit Solar and Wind Developers

Payment delays are becoming a problem again for solar and wind project developers in India especially in Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, and Telangana. Some instances in Madhya Pradesh and a ...
Report Finds Municipalities Could Boost Rooftop Solar Adoption Using Bonds

BHEL Tenders 170 kW of Rooftop Solar in Haryana, Signs MoU with Exicom for E-Mobility

State-owned Navaratna enterprise, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), has invited bids for the supply, installation, and commissioning of grid-connected solar rooftop PV projects of cumulative capacity 170 kW in Haryana ...
Solar EPC Contracts Cannot be Composite as per GST, Rules Maharashtra Authority

SECI Announces 100 MW Solar EPC Tender for Telangana’s Singareni Collieries

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has announced a tender for the development of 100 MW of solar power projects in Telangana. The scope of work for the tender ...
Haryana: Wheeling, Cross-Subsidy & T&D Charges Waived for Open Access Solar Consumers

Telangana Launches 31 MW Rooftop Solar RESCO Tender with Net Metering

The Telangana State Renewable Energy Development Corporation (TSREDCO) has issued a tender for 31.12 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar PV projects under the RESCO model. The solar PV systems are to ...
Telangana’s Karimnagar to Install 1.35 MW of Rooftop Solar under Smart Cities Mission

Telangana’s Karimnagar to Install 1.35 MW of Rooftop Solar under Smart Cities Mission

Karimnagar Municipal Corporation has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Telangana State Renewable Energy Development Corporation (TSREDCO)  for the installation of 1.35 MW of solar rooftop projects. “The ...
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BHEL Seeks Vendors to Supply 2.5 MVA Inverter Transformers for 129 MW of Solar Projects

BHEL Seeks Vendors to Supply 2.5 MVA Inverter Transformers for 129 MW of Solar Projects

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has issued a tender for the supply, instrumentation, and control (I&C), and maintenance of 2.5 MVA inverter transformers to set up 129 MW of solar power ...
/ / Inverters & BOS, Solar
Adani Seeks Bidders to Purchase 700 MW of Solar Power, With 350 MW under Greenshoe Option

Renewable Energy Projects Received $505 Million in Central Financial Assistance

In a question and answer session in Rajya Sabha, the Minister of Power and New and Renewable Energy, R.K Singh declared the state-wise central financial assistance (CFA) that was released ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
BHEL Floats Tender for Solar Module Mounting Structure Columns for 129 MW of Projects

BHEL Floats Tender for Solar Module Mounting Structure Columns for 129 MW of Projects

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has issued a tender for the procurement of 1,500 metric tons of module mounting structure columns for setting up 129 MW of solar power projects ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Uttar Pradesh Invites Bids for 200 MW in its Private Sector Owned Solar Park

Canadian Firm AMP Solar Acquires Remaining 51% Stake in Rudra Solarfarms for $2 Million

AMP Solar, a Canadian renewable developer, has acquired the remaining 51 percent stake in Rudra Solarfarms, a special purpose vehicle built by another renewable developer Suzlon to execute the 15 ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
BHEL to Set Up 129 MW of Solar Projects in Telangana for Singareni Collieries

BHEL to Set Up 129 MW of Solar Projects in Telangana for Singareni Collieries

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), a public sector undertaking (PSU) involved in the manufacturing of electrical equipment, has won an order for setting up 129 MW of solar power projects ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Uttar Pradesh Allows Net-Metering for a 3.34 MW University Rooftop Solar Project

Telangana Commission Approves 2 MW Rooftop Solar Project for HAL

The Telangana State Electricity Regulatory Commission (TSERC) has approved the construction of a 2 MW rooftop solar project on net-metering basis. The ruling came after the TSERC examined a petition ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Industry Sees Many Challenges With BIS Certification Guidelines for Solar Modules

SBI Invites Expression of Interest for 3-5 MW of Solar Projects at its Telangana Premises

In line with its ambitious target of achieving 100 percent carbon neutrality by 2030, the State Bank of India (SBI), India’s largest commercial bank, has invited Expression of Interest (EoI) ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
NTPC Issues Another Floating Solar Tender of 100 MW for its Premises in Telangana

NTPC Issues Another Floating Solar Tender of 100 MW for its Premises in Telangana

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has issued a tender to develop 100 MW of grid-connected floating solar project at NTPC Ramagundam, located in Telangana. The tender allows for the ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Vedanta’s Odisha Branch Invites Expression of Interest for Procuring Solar Power

Will Recent State Elections Impact India’s Solar Growth Trajectory?

Assembly elections were held in five Indian states - Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Telangana, Chhattisgarh, and Mizoram last week. Following the election outcomes, all four states except for Telangana, underwent a ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Solar Developers Win Four Project Commissioning Delay Cases in Telangana

Canadian Solar Completes Purchase of 30 MW of Solar Projects in Telangana from Suzlon

Canadian Solar, a global module supplier and solar project developer, has announced that it has acquired remaining 51 percent stake in two solar power projects from Suzlon Energy, a leading wind ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Hanergy and Bollore Group to Jointly Develop Solar EVs

Tariff of ₹6/kWh to be Applicable on Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in Telangana

Taking another step forward towards propelling the growth of intelligent transportation in the state, the Telangana State Electricity Regulatory Commission (TSERC) has approved a tariff of ₹6.00 (~$ 0.083)/kWh for electric ...
Solar Developers Win Four Project Commissioning Delay Cases in Telangana

Solar Developers Win Four Project Commissioning Delay Cases in Telangana

Project commissioning delays in India are handled strictly by government agencies often resulting in the encashment of performance bank guarantees. The Telangana State Electricity Regulatory Commission (TSERC) however has provided relief to ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
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 ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
The lab will be located in Gujarat’s capital Ahmedabad

SECI Extends Another Bid Submission Deadline for 129 MW of Solar Due to Tepid Response

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI)  has extended the bid submission deadline for 129 MW (AC) of solar PV power projects which are to be developed at various locations ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Maharashtra Partners with IFC for Green Buildings in the State

Telangana First State to Comply with Energy Conservation and Building Code Guidelines

Telangana has become the first state to comply with the Energy Conservation and Building Code Guidelines (ECBC). Addressing the second regional workshop to implement Energy Conservation Building Code in India, ...
/ / Energy Efficiency, Other
Singareni Collieries to Develop 300 MW of Solar Projects in Telangana

Singareni Collieries to Develop 300 MW of Solar Projects in Telangana

Singareni Collieries Company Limited (SCCL), a government owned company is planning to develop 300 MW of solar photovoltaic (PV) projects in captive mode on vacant lands at various locations of ...
A Primer: States that are Poised Lead India’s EV Revolution

A Primer: States that are Poised to Lead India’s EV Revolution

It has been almost five years since the launch of the National Electric Mobility Mission Plan (NEMMP). The plan was aimed at achieving national fuel security by promoting hybrid and ...
Telangana, Solar Pump, TSREDCO, JNNSM, MNRE

Telangana Issues Tender for Solar-Powered Water Pumps

The Telangana State Renewable Energy Development Corporation Limited (TSREDCO) has invited tender for the design, supply, installation and commissioning of Solar PV water pumping systems across the state. The program ...
Infosys Sources Over 43% of its Electricity Needs From Renewable Energy

NTPC Issues Tenders for 36 MW of Solar in Telangana and Gujarat

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has tendered a total of 36 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects to be developed in the states of Telangana and Gujarat. NTPC ...
Rajasthan Aims to Cross 3 GW Mark of Installed Solar PV Capacity by April 2019

Rajasthan Aims to Cross 3 GW Mark of Installed Solar PV Capacity by April 2019

Rajasthan is likely to cross 3 GW mark in installed solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity soon, according to the Rajasthan Renewable Energy Corporation (RREC). Twenty solar projects aggregating 1.5 GW in ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar