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Daily News Wrap-Up: REIL Invites Bids for 200,000 Mono PERC Solar Cells

Rajasthan Electronics and Instruments Limited (REIL), a joint venture between the Government of India and the state of Rajasthan, has invited bids for the supply of 200,...

April 15, 2024

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Daily Wrap-up
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Daily News Wrap-Up: MNRE Adds 4.1 GW of New 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 4,104 MW of new solar module capacity. The...

April 12, 2024

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Daily Wrap-up
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AutoNxt Secures Pre-Series A Funding to Finance Electric Tractor Launch

AutoNxt Automation, a Maharashtra-based e-mobility tech startup, has raised funds in a Pre-Series A funding round to finance the launch of its first electric tractor...

April 11, 2024

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Electric Vehicles

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Finance and M&A
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Daily News Wrap-Up: REC Records Highest-Ever Loan Approvals in FY24

Public infrastructure finance company REC Limited recorded its highest-ever loan approvals totaling ₹3.58 trillion (~$43.02 billion) in the financial year 2023-24, a...

April 11, 2024

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Daily Wrap-up
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EU, India Invite Expressions of Interest for Battery Recycling Collaboration

The European Union and India have announced a matchmaking platform to foster collaboration among startups working towards battery recycling technologies for electric...

April 10, 2024

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Energy Storage

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Tenders & Auctions
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Top States for Solar Open Access Installations in 2023

India added 3.2 GW of new solar open access capacity in 2023, the most in any calendar year to date, with the top five states accounting for 84.2% of the new installed...

April 10, 2024

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Daily Wrap-up
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Daily News Wrap-Up: SJVN Green’s Tender for 100 MW Solar Project in Rajasthan

SJVN Green Energy, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SJVN, has invited bids to commission a 100 MW solar power project in the Didwana-Kuchaman District of Rajasthan. Bidders...

April 8, 2024

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Daily Wrap-up
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Telangana’s Green Open Access Regulations

Consumers with a contracted or sanctioned load of 100 kW and above, including those combining multiple connections to reach 100 kW within the same electricity division...

April 5, 2024

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Daily Wrap-up
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Indosol to Produce 500 MW Solar Modules at New Facility in Andhra Pradesh

Indosol Solar, a subsidiary of Shirdi Sai Electricals Limited (SSEL), has begun the production of photovoltaic (PV) modules at its manufacturing facility in Ramayapatnam...

April 4, 2024

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Manufacturing

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Modules

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Solar
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Government to Ensure Zero Load Shedding in Summer

Anticipating an energy demand higher than in previous years as temperatures rise across the country, the government is taking measures to ensure zero load shedding in...

April 4, 2024

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Daily Wrap-up
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Daily News Wrap-Up: IREDA Approves Loans of ₹373.54 Billion in FY24

Government-owned lender Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency approved loans amounting to ₹373.54 billion (~$4.48 billion) and disbursed ₹250.89 billion (~$3.01...

April 3, 2024

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Daily Wrap-up
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Eastern Railway Invites Bids for 1 MW Rooftop Solar Projects in Asansol

The Asansol Division of Eastern Railway in West Bengal has invited bids from solar developers to install 1 MW grid-connected rooftop solar projects on a design, build,...

April 2, 2024

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Solar

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Tenders & Auctions
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Daily News Wrap-Up: ALMM Reimposed from April 1, 2024

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has notified the implementation of the Approved List of Models and Manufacturers (ALMM) regulation effective April 1,...

April 1, 2024

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Daily Wrap-up
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Daily News Wrap-Up: India’s Solar Module Manufacturing Capacity Reaches 64.5 GW

India added 20.8 GW of solar modules and 3.2 GW of solar cell capacity in the calendar year 2023, according to the recently released State of Solar PV Manufacturing in...

March 29, 2024

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Daily Wrap-up
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Chemical Used for Water Treatment Could Find Application in Iron-based Flow Batteries

Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) have repurposed nitrogenous triphosphate or nitrilotri-methylphosphonic...

March 28, 2024

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Energy Storage

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Market & Policy

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