UL Launches BIS Recognized Testing Service for Solar Inverter Manufacturers in India

UL Launches BIS Recognized Testing Service for Solar Inverter Manufacturers in India

Underwriters Laboratories (UL), a global safety science company, announced that it had launched a testing service facility for solar inverter manufacturers in India. According to its press release, UL has expanded ...
/ / Inverters & BOS, Solar
Madhya Pradesh Reduces Rooftop Solar Tender Capacity from 25 MW to 15 MW

Madhya Pradesh Lowers Rooftop Solar Tender Capacity from 25 MW to 15 MW, Removes DCR Clause

The Madhya Pradesh Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (MPUVNL) has reduced the capacity of its earlier tender floated for the installation of 25 MW of grid-connected and off-grid rooftop solar projects ...
EESL Announces Tender for 1.9 Million LED Streetlights

EESL Announces Tender for 1.9 Million LED Streetlights

The Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL), a government entity under the administrative control of the Ministry of Power (MoP), has floated a tender for the design, manufacture, testing, and supply ...
NTPC to Empanel Consultants for Third-Party Quality Inspection of 1.5 GW of Solar Panels

NTPC to Empanel Consultants for Third-Party Quality Inspection of 1.5 GW of Solar Panels

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has issued a notice inviting applications for empaneling consultants for third party quality inspection and testing of up to 1,500 MW of solar panels ...
Greenko Seeks EPC Contractors for a 1,260 MW Pumped Hydro Storage Project in Karnataka

Greenko Seeks EPC Contractors for a 1,260 MW Pumped Hydro Storage Project in Karnataka

Greenko Solar Energy Private Limited has invited bids for the installation of electro-mechanical equipment from the main inlet valve to a 400 kV gas-insulated switchgear at one of its project ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
SBI Floats Empanelment Tender for Solar Projects Under CAPEX and OPEX Models

SBI Floats Empanelment Tender for Solar Projects Under CAPEX and OPEX Models

The SBI Infra Management Solutions Pvt Ltd, a subsidiary of the State Bank of India, has invited an expression of interest (EoI) for the empanelment of contractors to install solar ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Gujarat Invites Bidders to Install 1 MW of Rooftop Solar Across its Tourist Sites

Gujarat Invites Bidders to Install 1 MW of Rooftop Solar Across its Tourist Sites

The Tourism Corporation of Gujarat Limited (TCGL) has issued a tender for 1 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) projects along with solar parking and off-grid solar benches. These ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
MNRE Issues Draft Guidelines for Grouping Solar PV Inverters for Testing in Labs

MNRE Issues Draft Guidelines for Grouping Solar PV Inverters for Testing in Labs

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued draft guidelines for series approval (grouping) of solar photovoltaic (PV) inverters to conduct testing in labs for Implementation of “Quality ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Gujarat Invites Expression of Interest for Electric Meter Testing

Gujarat Invites Expression of Interest for Electric Meter Testing

The Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission (GERC) has issued an expression of interest (EoI) from National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL) accredited electric meter testing laboratories for empanelment ...
EV, Charging, Infrastructure, EESL, E buses, R.K. Singh, MNRE, DISCOM, energy efficiency

NATIS Issues Tender for EV Testing Infrastructure at Manesar, Chennai, and Indore

NATRIP Implementation Society (NATIS) has issued a tender for setting up testing infrastructure for electric vehicles at three locations. NATIS is an autonomous body constituted by the Ministry of Heavy ...
The lab will be located in Gujarat’s capital Ahmedabad

Mitsui Chemicals to start BIS Certification for Solar Panels in India with PI Berlin

Mitsui Chemicals, a Japanese company,  is planning to establish a solar panel testing and certification lab in Gujarat in partnership with PI Berlin. The lab will be set up through ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
UL Interview_ New quality standards for solar modules will help consolidate growth in the Indian solar sector

UL Interview: New Quality Standards for Solar Modules Will Help Consolidate Growth in the Indian Solar Sector

The government’s recently introduced Quality Control Order has received mixed reactions from domestic solar sector stakeholders. A plethora of project developers are unhappy with the timing of the order, though ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
MNRE Renewable Energy Testing and Certification

MNRE Issues National Lab Policy for Renewable Energy Testing and Certification

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued a new National Lab Policy (NLP) to improve the quality and reliability of renewable energy projects in India. The policy, ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
TUV Rheinland Expands in India

TUV Rheinland Expands in India with a €2.5 Million Solar PV Testing Facility

TUV Rheinland India has expanded its footprint in India with the opening of a €2.5 million (~₹192.6 million) facility in Bangalore to test Solar PV and other technologies. The company ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
GRID-CONNECTED ROOFTOP SOLAR

MPUVNL Tenders 30 MW of Grid-Connected Rooftop Solar

The Madhya Pradesh Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (MPUVNL) tendered 30 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar to be installed across Madhya Pradesh on aggregated basis. The bid-submission deadline is August 16, ...
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MPUVNL Issues Tender to Standardize Rates for Grid-Connected Rooftop Solar Projects in Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh Uraja Vikas Nigam Limited (MPUVNL) has issued a tender for standardization of rates and selection of contractors for grid-connected rooftop solar PV projects from 1 kW to maximum ...
mumbai metro

Maharashtra Metro Rail Corporation Tenders 14 MW of Solar

The Maharashtra Metro Rail Corporation Limited (MMRCL) tendered 14 MW of solar to be installed on 37 stations and other premises owned by Nagpur Metro Rail Corporation (NMRCL). The bid-submission ...
SBI World Band Rooftop Solar India

NALCO Tenders 50 MW Solar Project

The National Aluminum Company Limited (NALCO) tendered a 50 MW solar project on Engineering Procurement and Construction basis (EPC) to be developed in any state in India. The bid-submission deadline ...
Tenders

Udaipur Smart City Tenders 2 MW of Rooftop Solar

The municipal corporation of Udaipur Smart City Limited (USCL) tendered 2 MW of rooftop solar to be developed on selected buildings in Udaipur. The bid submission deadline is July 26, ...
WBSEDCL Tenders 10 MW Solar Project at Bagmundi, West Bengal

WBSEDCL Tenders 10 MW Solar Project at Bagmundi, West Bengal

The West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (WBSEDCL) tendered a 10 MW solar project to be developed at Anta and Saridi block in Bagmundi district of West Bengal. The ...