Kerala Issues Rate Contract Tender for 15 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects

Rate Contract Tender for 15 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects Issued in Kerala

Kerala government’s Agency for New and Renewable Energy Research and Technology (ANERT)  has invited bids from empaneled agencies for the rate contract to develop 15 MW of rooftop solar projects ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
KELTRON Invites EoIs from Solar EPC Contractors for Projects in Kerala

KELTRON Invites EoIs from Solar EPC Contractors for Projects in Kerala

Kerala State Electronics Development Corporation (KELTRON) has invited expressions of interest (EoI) to empanel engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractors for installing solar power projects and solar streetlights on a ...
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Average AT&C Losses for DISCOMs Increases to 22.32% in FY21

Average AT&C Losses for DISCOMs Increases to 22.32% in FY21

The average aggregate technical and commercial (AT&C) losses for distribution companies (DISCOMs) at the national level increased from 20.73% in the financial year (FY) 2019-20 to 22.32% in FY 2020-21 ...
/ / Grid, Markets & Policy
Bids Invited for 2 MW of Solar Projects at MILMA Dairy in Kerala

Bids Invited for 2 MW of Solar Projects at MILMA Dairy in Kerala

The Agency for New and Renewable Energy Research and Technology (ANERT) has invited bids to install and commission 2 MW of grid-connected solar projects at the MILMA dairy in Ernakulam, ...
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Tariff for an 8 MW Wind Project in Kerala Reduced to ₹4.70kWh, Due to Higher CUF

Tariff for an 8 MW Wind Project in Kerala Reduced to ₹4.70/kWh, Due to Higher CUF

Kerala State Electricity Regulatory Commission (KSERC) has allowed Kerala State Electricity Board's (KSEB) petition to revise the generic tariff of an 8.4 MW wind project in Palakkad to ₹4.70 (~$0.057)/kWh ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Wind
ANERT Issues Bids for 1 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects with Battery Backup

ANERT Issues Bids for 1 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects with Battery Backup

The Agency for New and Renewable Energy Research and Technology (ANERT) has invited bids from vendors for the design, supply, installation, and commissioning of approximately 1 MW of grid-connected rooftop ...
Empanelment Tender Issued for 14 MW of Wind Power Projects in Kerala

Empanelment Tender Issued for 14 MW of Wind Power Projects in Kerala

INKEL, a public-private partnership initiative promoted by the Government of Kerala, has invited bids to develop 14 MW of wind power projects at Ozhalapathy and Vadakarapathy in the Palakkad district ...
/ / Other, Wind
Kerala Invites Bids for Short-Term Procurement of 340 MW of Solar, Wind and Hydropower

Kerala Invites Bids for Short-Term Procurement of 340 MW of Solar, Wind and Hydropower

Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has invited bids to procure solar, wind, and hydropower on a short-term basis to meet its Renewable Purchase Obligations (RPO) target from November 01, 2022, ...
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Bids Invited for Solarization of 9,348 Agricultural Pumps Under KUSUM Program in Kerala

Bids Invited for Solarization of 9,348 Agricultural Pumps Under KUSUM Program in Kerala

Agency for New & Renewable Energy Research and Technology (ANERT) has invited bids for the solarization of 9,348 grid-connected agricultural pumps ranging from 2 kW to 150 kW under Component ...
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Empanelment Tender Issued to Set Up Floating Solar Projects Across Kerala

Empanelment Tender Issued to Set Up Floating Solar Projects Across Kerala

The Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has invited bids to empanel solar developers for three years to set up grid-connected floating solar projects on identified water bodies and reservoirs. The ...
Solar Adoption Has Helped Southern Railway Save ₹20 Million Annually in Power Bills

Solar Adoption Has Helped Southern Railway Save ₹20 Million Annually in Power Bills

Southern Railway is saving ₹20 million (~$251,388) annually on its power bills by opting for solar energy. The South Zone of Indian Railways installed 192 kW of solar systems during ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Hero Future Energies to Develop 10 MW/20 MWh Battery Energy Storage System in Kerala

Hero Future Energies to Develop 10 MW/20 MWh Battery Energy Storage System in Kerala

Hero Future Energies (HFE), the renewable energy venture of Hero Group, was declared the winner of the auction conducted by the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEBL) for the construction of ...
Kerala DISCOM’s Plea to Introduce Gross Metering & Net Billing for Solar Systems Rejected

Kerala DISCOM’s Plea to Introduce Gross Metering & Net Billing for Solar Systems Rejected

The Kerala State Electricity Regulatory Commission (KSERC), in a recent order, rejected the Kerala State Electricity Board's (KSEB) request to introduce the gross metering and net-billing or net-feed-in program for ...
Kerala’s State-run Dairies Opt for Solar to Save on Power Bills

Kerala’s State-run Dairies Opt for Solar to Save on Power Bills

Milma, the state government-run cooperative dairy plant in Ernakulam, Kerala, has installed a 2 MW captive solar project. The new installation has helped reduce the power bills from ₹4 million ...
Bids Invited for 20 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems in Kerala

Bids Invited for 20 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems in Kerala

The Agency for New & Renewable Energy Research and Technology (ANERT) has invited bids for the design, supply, installation, and commissioning of 20 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar systems with ...
India Hydrogen Alliance Seeks $360 Million from Government to Deploy 25 Green Hubs

India Hydrogen Alliance Seeks $360 Million from Government to Deploy 25 Green Hubs

Industry-led coalition India Hydrogen Alliance (IH2A) has sought government financial support of $360 million for its proposed 25/25 National Green Hydrogen Development Plan to create 25 first-generation national green hydrogen ...
Tata Power Solar Commissions 70 MW Floating Solar Project For NTPC

Tata Power Solar Commissions 70 MW Floating Solar Project For NTPC

Tata Power Solar Systems (TPSSL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tata Power, has commissioned a 70 MWAC (101.6 MWDC) floating solar photovoltaic project for NTPC in Kayamkulam, Kerala. The project is ...
Koovappady Panchayat in Kerala Saves ₹15,000 Every Two Months With a Rooftop Solar System

Koovappady Panchayat in Kerala Saves ₹15,000 Every Two Months With a Rooftop Solar System

A panchayat in Kerala’s Ernakulam district has installed an 8 kW rooftop solar system in its office, hoping to halve its monthly electricity expenses. The Koovappady panchayat will also join ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
DISCOM Proposes Replacing Net Metering with Gross Metering and Net Billing in Kerala

Kerala DISCOM Proposes Gross Metering and Net Billing for Renewable Systems Above 500 kW

The Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has filed a petition with the Kerala State Electricity Regulatory Commission (KSERC) seeking modifications to the ‘Net Metering Regulations, 2020.’ It has requested the ...
Bids Invited for Developing 65 MW of Wind Energy Projects in Kerala

Bids Invited for Developing 65 MW of Wind Energy Projects in Kerala

Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEBL) has issued a request for selection of developers to set up 65 MW of grid-connected wind power projects in Kerala under tariff-based competitive bidding. The ...
Bids Invited for a 6 MW Solar Project Under KUSUM Program in Kerala

Bids Invited for a 6 MW Solar Project Under KUSUM Program in Kerala

Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has invited bids for the design, survey, supply, installation, testing, and commissioning of a 6 MW grid-connected solar power project and its remote monitoring system ...
Kerala DISCOM Tenders to Procure 150 MW of Solar Power for Short-Term

Kerala DISCOM Tenders to Procure 150 MW of Solar Power for Short-Term

Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEBL) has invited bids to procure 150 MW of solar power on a short-term basis to meet its Renewable Purchase Obligations (RPO) target for June 15, ...
Tender Issued for 5-10 MW Captive Solar Project in Kerala

Tender Issued for 5-10 MW Captive Solar Project in Kerala

Renewable Power Corporation of Kerala, a joint venture of Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEBL) and Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI), has issued a request for proposal (RfP) to install ...
EPC Tender Floated for 11 MW of Solar Projects Across 21 Locations in Kerala

EPC Tender Floated for 11 MW of Solar Projects Across 21 Locations in Kerala

Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEBL) has invited bids for the appointment of engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractors to develop 11 MW of ground-mounted, grid-connected solar power projects at various ...
Low Landed Cost – A Must to Boost Open Access Solar Installations

Low Landed Cost – A Must to Boost Open Access Solar Installations

The low landed cost for open access was identified as one of the primary factors contributing to the growth of open access installations across India, as per Mercom’s India Solar ...