Tender Issued to Develop 810 MW of Solar Projects in Rajasthan

Tender Issued to Develop 810 MW of Solar Projects in Rajasthan

(The tender has been canceled by RVUNL) Rajasthan Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam (RVUNL) has issued a tender to select solar project developers to set up 810 MW of state transmission ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
SECI Issues O&M Tender for 10 MW Solar Project in Rajasthan

SECI Issues O&M Tender for 10 MW Solar Project in Rajasthan

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has invited bids for the operation and maintenance (O&M) contract, including insurance for five years, for a 10 MW ground-mounted solar power project at ...
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Developer Penalized for Cutting of Trees to Set Up a Solar Project in Rajasthan

Developer Penalized for Cutting of Trees to Set Up a Solar Project in Rajasthan

The National Green Tribunal recently directed a developer to plant ten times more trees than what was cut to develop a solar power project in the Jodhpur district of Rajasthan ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Tender Issued for 50 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects in Rajasthan

Tender Issued for 50 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects in Rajasthan

Rajasthan Renewable Energy Corporation (RREC) has invited bids for the design, supply, erection, testing, and commissioning of 50 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar projects atop state government buildings in Rajasthan ...
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Tender Issued for Forecasting and Scheduling of Solar and Wind Projects in Rajasthan

Tender Issued for Forecasting and Scheduling of Solar and Wind Projects in Rajasthan

Rajasthan Urja Vikas Nigam (RUVNL) is inviting consultants to provide load and renewable energy (wind and solar) generation forecasting and schedule optimizer services. The selected consultant will be contracted for ...
/ / Other, Tenders and Auctions
Captive Solar Energy Generator’s Plea to Reconsider Banking Regulations Rejected

Captive Solar Energy Generator’s Plea to Reconsider Banking Regulations Rejected

The Rajasthan Electricity Regulatory Commission (RERC) recently ruled that a captive renewable energy project must fulfill all the terms and conditions of banking, including entering into wheeling and banking agreement ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
NLC India Invites Bids for a 300 MW Solar Project in Rajasthan

NLC India Invites Bids for a 300 MW Solar Project in Rajasthan

NLC India has invited bids to set up a 300 MW grid-connected solar power project at Barsingsar in the Bikaner region of Rajasthan. The successful bidder will also have to ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Daily News Wrap-Up Modhera to Become India's First Solar-Powered Village

Daily News Wrap-Up: Modhera to Become India’s First Solar-Powered Village

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared the village of Modhera in Gujarat as India's first 24x7 solar-powered village ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
State-Owned DISCOMs Continue to Impede Renewables Growth

State-Owned DISCOMs Continue to Impede Renewables Growth

After at least two decades of bailouts and reform programs, the state-owned power distribution companies (DISCOMs) continue to be a massive drag on not only the upstream segments (generation and ...
/ / Mercom Research Focus, Solar
Rajasthan Proposes Free Solar Power for State DISCOMs from Interstate Projects

Rajasthan Proposes Free Solar Power for State DISCOMs from Interstate Projects

Rajasthan-based solar installations supplying electricity to other states will have to shell out 10% of their generation free of cost to the state's distribution companies (DISCOMs) if a proposal by ...
Amazon Announces Solar Power Purchase Agreements for 420 MW in India

Amazon Announces Solar Power Purchase Agreements for 420 MW in India

Amazon has announced its first set of utility-scale renewable energy projects in India. They comprise three solar projects in Rajasthan with a cumulative capacity of 420 MW. This includes a ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
APTEL Asks Regulator to Revisit Cross-Subsidy Surcharge for Open Access Power Projects

APTEL Asks Regulator to Revisit Cross-Subsidy Surcharge for Open Access Power Projects

The Appellate Tribunal for Electricity (APTEL) recently ruled that the state regulatory commission should revisit the subject of cross-subsidy surcharge on open access projects in Rajasthan as and when it ...
/ / Open Access, Solar
Rajasthan Commission Approves Safeguard Duty, GST, and BCD as 'Change in Law' Events

Rajasthan Commission Approves Safeguard Duty, GST, and BCD as ‘Change in Law’ Events

The Rajasthan Electricity Regulatory Commission (RERC) recently ruled that the change in rates of safeguard duty, basic customs duty (BCD) on inverters, levy of BCD on the import of solar ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Rajasthan Lays Thrust on Electric Vehicle Manufacturing in its EV Policy 2022

Rajasthan Lays Thrust on Electric Vehicle Manufacturing in its EV Policy 2022

The Rajasthan EV policy 2022 lays out financial and non-financial incentives and initiatives that would support the adoption of electric vehicles (EV) and seeks to promote EV manufacturing and related ...
Bids invited to Set Up a 100 MW Automatic Solar Module Manufacturing Line

Bids invited to Set Up a 100 MW Automatic Solar Module Manufacturing Line

Rajasthan Electronics and Instruments Limited (REIL), a joint venture between the Union government and the Rajasthan government, has invited bids to set up a 100 MW automatic solar module manufacturing ...
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Norway’s Climate Investment Fund to Acquire 49% Stake in 420 MW Solar Project in Rajasthan

Norway’s Climate Investment Fund to Acquire 49% Stake in 420 MW Solar Project in Rajasthan

Norwegian Climate Investment Fund, managed by development and finance institution Norfund and Norway’s largest pension Fund KLP, signed an agreement to acquire a 49% stake in a 420 MW solar ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Daily News Wrap-Up: NTPC Commissions 48.8 MW Solar Project in Rajasthan

Daily News Wrap-Up: NTPC Commissions 48.8 MW Solar Project in Rajasthan

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: NTPC announced the commissioning of the fifth and final part capacity of 48.8 MW out of the ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Tata Power Commissions a 225 MW Wind-Solar Hybrid Project in Rajasthan

Tata Power Commissions a 225 MW Wind-Solar Hybrid Project in Rajasthan

Tata Power Green Energy, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tata Power, has commissioned a 225 MW solar-wind hybrid power project in Rajasthan. The 225 MW of power generated from the project ...
Wind-Solar Hybrid Projects Play a Vital Role in Maintaining Grid Stability (1)

Wind-Solar Hybrid Projects Play a Vital Role in Maintaining Grid Stability

Wind-Solar hybrid projects have been hailed as the most viable option to manage intermittency issues faced by standalone wind and solar power sources. India has approximately 1.3 GW of solar ...
Rajasthan, Haryana, and Punjab Lead Solar Pump Installations Under PM-KUSUM Program

Rajasthan, Haryana, and Punjab Lead Solar Pump Installations Under PM-KUSUM Program

Rajasthan, Haryana, and Punjab are the top three states with the highest number of solar pump installations under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha Evam Utthan Mahabhiyan (PM-KUSUM) program. This ...
Solar and Wind Developers Fret Over Cost of Undergrounding Power Lines in the GIB Habitat

Solar and Wind Developers Fret Over Cost of Undergrounding Power Lines in the GIB Habitat

The fate of renewable energy projects in the Great Indian Bustard habitat in Rajasthan and Gujarat hangs in the balance as a section of developers is concerned about the costs ...
NTPC Issues Tender to Supply Bifacial Modules for a 735 MW Solar Project

NTPC Issues Tender to Supply Bifacial Modules for a 735 MW Solar Project

NTPC has invited bids for a solar photovoltaic module package for the 735 MW (3*245MW) Nokh Solar Project in Rajasthan. The scope of work includes manufacturing, supply, packing and forwarding, ...
MNRE Approves 61 Solar Parks Totaling 40 GW Amidst Land Acquisition Challenges

MNRE Approves 61 Solar Parks Totaling 40 GW Amidst Land Acquisition Challenges

India has set a lofty target of 280 GW of solar capacity by 2030. Achieving the target appears daunting, going by the progress made so far. Solar project development activity ...
Indian Oil Invites Bids for a 1 MW Captive Solar Project in Jaipur

Indian Oil Invites Bids for a 1 MW Captive Solar Project in Jaipur

Indian Oil Corporation (IOCL) has invited bids for the engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) of a 1 MW grid-connected captive solar power project with net metering facility at its Jaipur ...
Rajasthan Electronics Invites Bids to Install 409 EV Chargers Across Nine Cities

Rajasthan Electronics Invites Bids to Install 409 EV Chargers Across Nine Cities

Rajasthan Electronics and Instruments (REIL) has invited bids for the survey, planning, supply, installation, and commissioning of 409 electric vehicle (EV) chargers in nine cities and across three national highways ...