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Shortage of India-made Solar Modules Hits Projects with DCR Mandate

India’s ambitious push for solar energy is facing a significant hurdle: a shortage of domestically produced solar modules. Subsidy-supported residential rooftop solar projects are facing a shortage of locally-made solar cell...

July 11, 2024

Solar

JSW, Juniper, BrightNight, Avaada Win MSEDCL’s 500 MW Wind-Solar Hybrid Auction

JSW Neo Energy (JSW Energy), Juniper Green Energy, BN Peak Power-1 (BrightNight), and Avaada Energy have won Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company’s (MSEDCL) auction to supply 500 MW of wind-solar hybrid power on a lo...

July 10, 2024

Markets & Policy

MNRE Adds 2.67 GW of Solar Module Capacity to ALMM

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has expanded the Approved List of Models and Manufacturers (ALMM) by adding 2,674 MW of new solar module capacity. The cumulative module manufacturing capacity under ALMM now stands ...

July 9, 2024

Grid

CERC Allows KPS1 Transmission to Evacuate 3 GW Renewable Energy

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) granted KPS1 Transmission a license to implement a transmission line for the injection of 3 GW renewable energy at Khavda Pooling Station 1 (KPS1) through the Regulated Tariff M...

July 10, 2024

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NCR Transport Corporation Invites Bids for 4.9 MW Rooftop Solar Project

The National Capital Region Transport Corporation (NCRTC) has invited bids for a 4.9 MW rooftop solar power project in the Delhi-Ghaziabad-Meerut Regional Rapid Transit System (RRTS) Corridor. The scope of work includes design, engineering, supply,...

July 12, 2024

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Daily News Wrap-Up: Shortage of Solar Modules Hits Projects with DCR Mandate

India’s ambitious push for solar energy is facing a significant hurdle: a shortage of domestically produced solar modules. Subsidy-supported residential rooftop solar projects are facing a shortage of locally-made solar cells. Even if...

July 12, 2024

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North Western Railway Invites Bids for 7 MW Rooftop Solar Systems

The Jaipur Division of North Western Railway has invited bids to install 7,287 kW of grid-connected rooftop solar systems atop residential buildings. The contract value is ₹301.05 million (~$3.6 million). The last date to submit the bids is August 2,...

July 12, 2024

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SECI Invites Bids for Green Hydrogen Production Facilities Under SIGHT Program

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has invited bids for the selection of green hydrogen producers to set up production facilities for green hydrogen in India under the Strategic Interventions for Green Hydrogen Transition (SIGHT) Program...

July 12, 2024

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REC Secures $200 Million Green Loan from Deutsche Bank

Public infrastructure finance company REC Limited has secured a green loan of JPY31.96 billion (~$200 million) from Deutsche Bank‘s GIFT City branch to fund green projects in India. This green financing is one of the first JPY-denominated...

July 11, 2024

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AAI Invites Bids for Maintenance of 2 MW Rooftop Solar Project at Kolkata Airport

Airports Authority of India (AAI) has floated a tender for the annual comprehensive maintenance, operation, and monitoring of a 2 MW rooftop solar power project at NSCBI Airport, Kolkata, for 2024-2027. The last date for the submission of bids is...

July 11, 2024

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NTPC Issues EPC Tender for 795 MW Solar Projects at Khavda

NTPC Renewable Energy, an NTPC subsidiary, has issued a tender for an engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) package to develop solar projects of a cumulative capacity of 795 MW (2×275 MW + 1×245 MW) at Khavda RE Power Park, Rann...

July 11, 2024

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Brookfield Announces $200 Million Investment in Leap Green Energy

Canada-based Brookfield Asset Management has announced an equity investment in Leap Green Energy, a renewable energy company based in Tamil Nadu, India. The initial commitment includes an equity investment of over $200 million, comprising the...

July 11, 2024

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Odisha Approves Renewable Energy Projects Worth ₹4.11 Billion

The Odisha Government has approved two major projects in the renewable energy sector, with a combined investment of ₹4.11 billion (~$49.1 million). These projects were recently approved at the 130th State Level Single Window Clearance Authority...

July 11, 2024

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THDC Invites EoI for Residential Rooftop Solar Projects in Three States

THDC India has invited expressions of interest (EoI) to select channel partners to supply and install grid-connected rooftop solar systems in residential buildings under PM Surya Ghar Muft Bijli Yojna in Karnataka, Uttarakhand, and Madhya Pradesh....

July 11, 2024

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