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About Satish Shetty

Satish Shetty is a Copy Editor with Mercom India. Prior to Mercom, Satish was a multimedia news producer at Reuters, where he gained experience in digital news media. Satish has his Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in Broadcast Journalism from Limkokwing University of Creative Technology, Malaysia. More articles from Satish Shetty.

satish@mercomindia.com

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Daily News Wrap-Up Vikram Solar to Supply 350 MW of Solar Modules for a Project in Arizona

Daily News Wrap-Up: Vikram Solar to Supply 350 MW of Solar Modules for a Project in Arizona

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Vikram Solar was awarded a 350 MW solar module supply order from a U.S.-based Independent Power Producer ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up: First Solar to Supply 600 MW of Thin Film Solar Modules to Azure Power

Daily News Wrap-Up: First Solar to Supply 600 MW of Thin Film Solar Modules to Azure Power

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: First Solar announced that it has signed an agreement to supply 600 MWdc of its high-performance, advanced ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up Power Ministry Amends License Rules to Distribute Electricity

Daily News Wrap-Up: Power Ministry Amends License Rules to Distribute Electricity

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Ministry of Power recently amended the Distribution of Electricity License (Additional Requirements of Capital Adequacy, Creditworthiness, ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Power to Set Up Solar Projects Worth ₹12 Billion for SJVN and NHDC

Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Power to Set Up Solar Projects Worth ₹12 Billion for SJVN and NHDC

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Tata Power Solar Systems, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tata Power Renewable Energy, received the letter of award ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up: MNRE Allows Part Commissioning of ISTS Solar Projects in lots of 10 MW

Daily News Wrap-Up: MNRE Allows Part Commissioning of ISTS Solar Projects in lots of 10 MW

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) recently approved part commissioning of inter-state transmission (ISTS) connected ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
A Smarter Grid Imperative for Efficient Clean Energy Transition GE Interview

A Smarter Grid Imperative for Efficient Clean Energy Transition: GE Interview

Maintaining grid stability is critical to transmitting the required power to consumers with increasing energy demands. Due to their intermittency, renewable assets require greater flexibility to incorporate distributed energy resources ...
/ / Grid, Market & Policy
Daily News Wrap-Up Ravicab Cables Acquires Leoni India, Enters Renewable Sector

Daily News Wrap-Up: Ravicab Cables Acquires Leoni India, Enters Renewable Sector

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Ravicab Cables, a Bengaluru-based electric cable manufacturer, announced the acquisition of Leoni Cable Solution India (LCSI), a ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up: Kia, DB Team Up to Reuse EV Batteries as Grid-Scale Storage Systems

Daily News Wrap-Up: Kia, DB Team Up to Reuse EV Batteries as Grid-Scale Storage Systems

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Kia, a South Korea-based automaker, and Deutsche Bahn (DB) have partnered to increase the usable life of ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up: NTPC to Supply Solar Power to Indian Army

Daily News Wrap-Up: NTPC to Supply Solar Power to Indian Army

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: NTPC has entered into an agreement to supply 25 MW of solar power to the armed forces ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up Amplus Solar Partners with Mahindra to Electrify its Fleet

Daily News Wrap-Up: Amplus Solar Partners with Mahindra to Electrify its Fleet

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Amplus Solar's electric mobility vertical signed a memorandum of understanding with Mahindra Electric to procure their Zor ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up: S&P Global Commodity Insights Launches REC Price Assessments in India

Daily News Wrap-Up: S&P Global Commodity Insights Launches REC Price Assessments in India

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: S&P Global Commodity Insights announced an independent suite of price assessments for International Renewable Energy Certificates (I-RECs) ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Consultancy Tender Issued for 100 MW of Open Access Solar Projects in Karnataka

Consultancy Tender Issued for 100 MW of Open Access Solar Projects in Karnataka

The Karnataka Milk Producer’s Cooperative Federation (KMF) has issued a request for proposal (RfP) for project management consultancy services to assist the federation in setting up an approximately 100 MW ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Daily News Wrap-Up Suzlon to Supply Wind Turbines for Sembcorp’s 180 MW Project

Daily News Wrap-Up: Suzlon to Supply Wind Turbines for Sembcorp’s 180 MW Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Suzlon Group announced it had won an order to develop a 180.6 MW wind power project for ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Tender Issued for Shifting a 2.4 MW Solar Power Project in Tiruchirappalli

Tender Issued for Shifting a 2.4 MW Solar Power Project in Tiruchirappalli

The Tiruchirappalli City Corporation has issued a tender for the design, shifting, installation, and commissioning of an existing 2.4 MW solar power project from the Panchappur sewage treatment plant to ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Bids Invited for a 1 MW Rooftop Solar Power Plant in Maharashtra

Bids Invited for a 1 MW Rooftop Solar Power System in Maharashtra

Jalna Municipal Council invited bids for the design, manufacture, supply, installation, testing, and commissioning of a 1 MW grid-connected rooftop solar power plant with net metering for the Jalna water ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Daily News Wrap-Up: Servotech Bags 4 MW Rooftop Solar Project in Uttar Pradesh

Daily News Wrap-Up: Servotech Bags 4 MW Rooftop Solar Project in Uttar Pradesh

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Servotech Power Systems bagged a large-scale, state-spanning grid-interactive rooftop solar power project from the Uttar Pradesh New ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up: Konkan Railway Issues Tender for 5 MW Solar Project

Daily News Wrap-Up: Konkan Railway Issues Tender for 5 MW Solar Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Konkan Railway Corporation invited bids for the supply, installation, testing, and commissioning of a ground-mounted, grid-connected, 5 ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
JSW Renew Energy Wins SECI Tender for 1GWh Battery Energy Storage Systems

JSW Renew Energy Wins SECI Tender for 1 GWh Battery Energy Storage Systems

JSW Renew Energy Five Limited, a special purpose vehicle (SPV) of JSW Energy, has won Solar Energy Corporation of India’s (SECI) auction to set up pilot projects of 500 MW/1000 ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: IREDA Partners with Bank Of India to Fund Renewable Energy Projects

Daily News Wrap-Up: IREDA Partners with Bank Of India to Fund Renewable Energy Projects

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Bank of India ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up: Updated ALMM has 66 Solar Module Manufacturers Enlisted

Daily News Wrap-Up: Updated ALMM has 66 Solar Module Manufacturers Enlisted

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued an updated list of models and module ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up: Sri Lanka Approves Adani Green Energy’s Wind Projects

Daily News Wrap-Up: Sri Lanka Approves Adani Green Energy’s Wind Projects

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Sri Lanka's Energy Minister Kanchana Wijesekara announced that Adani Green Energy was issued provisional approvals for two ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up NTPC Commissions 56 MW Kawas Solar Project in Gujarat

Daily News Wrap-Up: NTPC Commissions 56 MW Kawas Solar Project in Gujarat

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: NTPC announced the commissioning of the third part capacity of 21 MW out of the 56 MW ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
EPC Tender Issued for 5 MW Solar Power Project with 16 MWH BESS in Karnataka

EPC Tender Issued for 5 MW Solar with 16 MWh Battery Energy Storage

Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Limited (KREDL) has issued a request for proposal for the selection of an engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractor for the design, engineering, supply, construction, erection, ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Daily News Wrap-Up Tata Power-DDL Meets Renewable Purchase Obligation for FY22

Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Power-DDL Meets Renewable Purchase Obligation for FY22

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Tata Power Delhi Distribution Limited became a 100% RPO (renewable purchase obligation) compliant DISCOM for the second ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up Rays Power Infra Commissions 150 MW Solar Project in Karnataka

Daily News Wrap-Up: Rays Power Infra Commissions 150 MW Solar Project in Karnataka

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Rays Power Infra announced the commissioning of a 150 MW grid-connected solar power plant in Raichur and ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy