Uttarakhand Plans 1,000 Solar Projects of 25 kW For Unemployed Youth and Small Farmers

Uttarakhand Plans 1,000 Solar Projects of 25 kW For Unemployed Youth and Small Farmers

The Uttarakhand Electricity Regulatory Commission (UERC) has issued an order extending the control period for benchmark capital costs and generic tariffs as a one-time exception. This is for 10,000 of ...
Validity of Levelized Tariff for Solar Projects in Uttarakhand Extended

Validity of Levelized Tariff for Solar Projects in Uttarakhand Extended

The Uttarakhand Electricity Regulatory Commission (UERC) has extended the validity of benchmark capital cost and levelized generic tariffs for solar projects to March 31, 2021. The Commission had previously extended the validity ...
Uttarakhand DISCOM Mulls Passing on Tariff Rebates to Power Consumers

Uttarakhand DISCOM Mulls Passing on Tariff Rebates to Power Consumers

Uttarakhand Power Corporation Limited (UPCL) seeks feedback on a petition filed before the Uttarakhand Electricity Regulatory Commission (UERC) on a draft plan to pass on the benefits of electricity tariff ...
/ / Grid, Market & Policy
Military Engineer Services Gets Net Metering for Solar Projects Above Ceiling Capacity

Military Engineer Services Gets Net Metering for Rooftop Solar Above Ceiling Capacity

The Uttarakhand Electricity Regulatory Commission (UERC) has allowed Military Engineer Services (MES) branches at Roorkee and Dehradun to set up a 2 MW grid-connected rooftop solar system each under net metering ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
Uttarakhand Sets Net Generic Tariff of ₹3.48_kWh for Rooftop Solar Projects Up to 10 kW

Uttarakhand Sets Net Generic Tariff of ₹3.48/kWh for Rooftop Solar Projects Up to 10 kW

The Uttarakhand Electricity Regulatory Commission (UERC) announced generic tariffs for rooftop and small solar projects under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthan Mahabhiyan (PM-KUSUM) program with a subsidy ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
Uttarakhand Reissues Tender for 40 MW of Solar Projects

Uttarakhand Reissues Tender for 40 MW of Solar Projects

The Uttarakhand Project Development and Construction Corporation Limited (UPDCC) has invited fresh bids for 40 MW of grid-connected solar power projects. The projects are to be installed near Haripura and ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Uttarakhand Extends Validity of Levelized Tariff for Solar Projects to September 30

Uttarakhand Extends Validity of Levelized Tariff for Solar Projects to September 30

The Uttarakhand Electricity Regulatory Commission (UERC) has issued an order stating that the benchmark capital cost and levelized generic tariff, issued in June 2019, will continue to be applicable until ...
UERC Rejects Plea for Changing Billing Cycles of Rooftop Solar Systems with Net Metering

UERC Rejects Plea for Changing Billing Cycles of Rooftop Solar Systems with Net Metering

The Uttarakhand Electricity Regulatory Commission (UERC) has dismissed a recent petition filed by the Uttarakhand Renewable Energy Development Agency (UREDA) for the settlement of net energy from a captive rooftop ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Uttarakhand Extends Benchmark Capital Cost and Generic Tariff for 52 MW of Solar Projects

Uttarakhand Extends Benchmark Capital Cost and Generic Tariff for 52 MW of Solar Projects

The Uttarakhand Electricity Regulatory Commission (UERC) has approved the extension of benchmark capital cost and generic tariff for the financial year 2019-20 (up to October 2020) for the upcoming solar ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Uttarakhand Seeks to Empanel EPC Contractors for Decentralized Solar Projects

Uttarakhand Seeks to Empanel EPC Contractors for Decentralized Solar Projects

The Uttarakhand Renewable Energy Development Agency (UREDA) has floated a tender inviting expression of interest for the empanelment of EPC contractors to develop off-grid and decentralized solar projects. The scope ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Uttarakhand DISCOM Asked to Amend its Draft PPA for 200 MW of Solar Projects

Uttarakhand DISCOM Asked to Amend its Draft PPA for 200 MW of Solar Projects

The Uttarakhand Power Corporation Limited (UPCL) recently approached the Uttarakhand Electricity Regulatory Commission (UERC) seeking its approval for the model power purchase agreement (PPA) between the petitioner and the selected ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Uttarakhand Announces RfP for 52 MW of Grid-Connected Solar Projects

Uttarakhand Announces RfP for 52 MW of Grid-Connected Solar Projects

The Uttarakhand Renewable Energy Development Agency (UREDA) has issued a Request for Proposal (RfP) to develop 52 MW of solar projects. The RfP is for the procurement of solar power ...
Policy Highlights from India’s Solar Industry and Other Renewables in June 2019

Policy Highlights from India’s Solar Industry and Other Renewables in June 2019

The month of June saw important policy announcements by the central as well as the state agencies. The policy highlights covered various issues like for module registration, tariffs, net metering, ...
Gross Tariff of ₹4.49/kWh to Apply for Solar PV Projects in Uttarakhand

Gross Tariff of ₹4.49/kWh to Apply for Solar PV Projects in Uttarakhand

The Uttarakhand Electricity Regulatory Commission (UERC) has issued benchmark tariffs and capital costs for solar power projects in the state. The commission had issued draft regulations in December 2018 and ...
Gujarat Decides to Implement Solar Agricultural Feeder Program on Pilot Basis

Uttarakhand Commission Proposes Benchmark Costs for Solar Projects for FY 2019-20

The Uttarakhand Electricity Regulatory Commission (UERC) has issued a draft order regarding the review of benchmark capital cost for solar PV, solar thermal, grid-interactive rooftop, and small solar PV projects ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Uttarakhand’s G. B. Pant University Tenders 5 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects

Uttarakhand’s G. B. Pant University Tenders 5 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects

Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture and Technology in Uttarakhand’s Pantnagar town, has tendered a 5 MW grid-connected rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) project. The bid-submission deadline is May 31, 2018 ...
Solar Policy Roundup: Key Announcements by Government Agencies in April 2018

Solar Policy Roundup: Key Announcements by Government Agencies in April 2018

The month of April witnessed some important policy announcements and updates by government and state agencies for the development of Indian renewable energy sector, solar in particular. The following are ...
Uttarakhand Issues Draft Tariff Regulations and RPO Targets for Solar Projects

Uttarakhand Issues Draft Tariff Regulations and RPO Targets for Solar Projects

The Uttarakhand Electricity Regulatory Commission (UERC) has released draft tariff regulations for the supply of electricity from renewable energy sources and non-fossil fuel based co-generating stations for the year 2018 ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Uttarakhand Issues Cross-Subsidy Surcharge for Open Access Customers

Uttarakhand Issues Cross-Subsidy Surcharge for Open Access Customers

The Uttarakhand Electricity Regulatory Commission (UERC) has issued the terms and conditions of intra-state open access for 2018 under which the agency has introduced a cross-subsidy surcharge for open access ...
/ / Grid, Market & Policy
Commissioning of 181 MW Solar Projects Extended in Uttarakhand

Commissioning of 181 MW Solar Projects Extended in Uttarakhand

In Uttarakhand, 181 MW of solar projects (with an average tariff of Rs.5.78 (~$0.0863)/kWh) and an original commissioning schedule of October 2016 have been extended until March 31, 2017. An ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale