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Arshreet Singh, Staff reporter at Mercom India More articles from Arshreet Singh.
Arshreet Singh is a staff reporter at Mercom India. Before joining Mercom, he covered North American energy and mining companies for Reuters from their bureau in Bengaluru. He is a graduate of the Indian Institute of Journalism and New Media.

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NVVN Issues Tender for 100 MW Wind-Solar Hybrid Projects

NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam Limited (NVVN), a wholly-owned subsidiary of NTPC, has invited bids to develop 100 MW inter-state transmission system (ISTS)-connected...

June 20, 2024

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Solar

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Tenders & Auctions

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Wind
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EESL Invites Bids for 2 GW Monocrystalline Solar Modules

Energy Efficiency Services (EESL) has invited bids for supplying domestic content requirement (DCR)-compliant 2 GW of monocrystalline modules for solar power projects...

June 20, 2024

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Solar

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Tenders & Auctions
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Tamil Nadu Regulator Unveils Draft Regulations for Solar Systems

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has released a draft of the Grid Interactive Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Energy Generating Systems Regulations, 2024,...

June 20, 2024

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Arshreet Singh

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Markets & Policy

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Solar
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Stanford Scientists Advance Liquid Battery for Renewable Energy Storage

Researchers at Stanford University have made progress on an emerging technology that uses liquid organic hydrogen carriers (LOHCs) to essentially create a ‘liquid...

June 20, 2024

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Arshreet Singh

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Energy Storage

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Technology
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NTPC Invites Bids for Vanadium Redox Flow Battery Storage System

NTPC has invited bids for the supply, installation, commissioning, and integration of a 600 kW/3000 kWh Vanadium Redox Flow Battery (VRFB) storage system at the NTPC...

June 18, 2024

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Arshreet Singh

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Energy Storage

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Tenders & Auctions
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Vikram Solar Wins Module Supply Order for NLC India’s Khavda Solar Project

Solar module manufacturer Vikram Solar has secured a 393.9 MW supply order from NLC India for its Khavda Solar Project in Gujarat. NLC had invited bids for the supply...

June 18, 2024

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Arshreet Singh

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Manufacturing

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Solar
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Global Offshore Wind Capacity Rises by 10.8 GW in 2023, Up 24%: GWEC

Global offshore wind saw its second-highest capacity installations in 2023, according to a new report by the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC). The industry added 10.8...

June 18, 2024

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Arshreet Singh

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Wind
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Implementation Issues Continue to Plague the Rollout of PM Surya Ghar Yojana

The PM Surya Ghar Yojana, an initiative by the government to install rooftop solar systems in 10 million households, has hit several roadblocks in its implementation...

June 7, 2024

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Arshreet Singh

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Market & Policy

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Rooftop

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Solar
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US Proposes Expanding New Clean Electricity Production Tax Credits

The U.S. has proposed new incentives under the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) by offering tax credits for electricity produced with low or zero greenhouse gas emissions,...

June 3, 2024

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Arshreet Singh

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Solar

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Wind
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CERC Raises Block Bid Size to 100 MW for Power Generators in Exchanges

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has increased the maximum block bid size for all power generators, including those using renewable sources and...

May 31, 2024

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Arshreet Singh

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Market & Policy
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SECI Invites Bids for 1.2 GW Grid-Connected Solar Projects

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has invited bids to set up 1.2 GW of interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected solar photovoltaic projects across India...

May 29, 2024

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Arshreet Singh

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Solar

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Tenders & Auctions
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Amara Raja’s Q4 Revenue Climbs 15% on Higher Sales

Battery manufacturer Amara Raja Energy & Mobility reported a 15% year-over-year increase in revenue to ₹27.96 billion (~$338 million) for the fourth quarter (Q4) of...

May 29, 2024

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Arshreet Singh

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Energy Storage
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Solar Glass Maker Borosil Swings to Loss on Higher Expenses

Solar glass manufacturer Borosil Renewables slipped into a net loss of ₹133.7 million (~$16.5 million) in the fourth quarter (Q4) of the financial year (FY) 2024 from a...

May 29, 2024

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Arshreet Singh

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Finance and M&A

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Solar
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Bugs and Glitches in National Portal Slow Down Rooftop Solar Installations

Summer is the peak season for Surendra Chaudhary, a rooftop solar installer in Jaipur, Rajasthan, known for temperatures that routinely cross 40° C, leading to cooling...

May 29, 2024

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Arshreet Singh

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Mercom Research Focus

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Rooftop

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Solar
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Madhav Infra Wins 15 MW Floating Solar Contract from NTPC-SAIL JV

Madhav Infra Projects (MIPL), an engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractor, has received a letter of acceptance from NTPC-SAIL Power Company (NSPCL), a...

May 28, 2024

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Floating Solar

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Solar

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Tenders & Auctions

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