CERC Upholds Solar Developers’ Compensation Claims Under Change in Law due to GST

CERC Upholds Solar Developers’ Compensation Claims Under Change in Law due to GST

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has reiterated that solar developers are entitled to compensation due to the higher expenses incurred after the Goods and Services Tax (GST) came into ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Gensol Wins SECI’s EPC Auction for 30 MW Floating Solar Projects

Gensol Wins SECI’s EPC Auction for 30 MW Floating Solar Projects

Gensol Engineering announced that it has won the auction to develop 30 MW floating solar projects by quoting ₹2.32 billion (~$28.64 million). The projects will be spread over three thermal ...
CERC Allows Compensation to Solar Developers Under Change in Law due to GST

CERC Allows Compensation to Solar Developers Under Change in Law due to GST

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has ruled that solar developers are entitled to compensation in lieu of higher expenses incurred after the Goods and Services Tax (GST) came into ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
SECI Floats Tender to Select Module Manufacturers Under ₹195 billion PLI Program

SECI Floats Tender to Select Module Manufacturers Under ₹195 Billion PLI Program

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has invited bids for the selection of solar module manufacturers to produce higher efficiency modules in the country under tranche II of the production-linked ...
/ / 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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SECI Refunds ₹54 Million in Subsidy for Rooftop Solar Program in September 2022

SECI Refunds ₹54 Million in Subsidy for Rooftop Solar Program in September 2022

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) released ₹8.93 billion (~$108.61 million) in payments to solar and wind power generators for the power purchased in September 2022. The disbursal accounted ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Regulator Approves Purchase of 2.5 GW of Solar Power by Telangana DISCOMs

Regulator Approves Purchase of 2.5 GW of Solar Power by Telangana DISCOMs

Telangana State Electricity Regulatory Commission (TSERC) accorded in-principle approval to Telangana State Distribution Companies (DISCOMs) to procure 2,545 MW of solar power from NTPC, NHPC, and Solar Energy Corporation of ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
SECI Floats Tender for 1.2 GW of ISTS-Connected Wind-Solar Hybrid Projects

SECI Floats Tender for 1.2 GW of ISTS-Connected Wind-Solar Hybrid Projects

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has invited bids for setting up 1,200 MW of interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected wind-solar hybrid power projects (Tranche-VI) with energy storage and assured ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Solar Tenders Rose with 14 GW As Auctions Slid to 3.75 GW in Q3 2022

Solar Tenders Rose with 14 GW As Auctions Slid to 3.75 GW in Q3 2022

Various government agencies floated solar tenders totaling approximately 14 GW in the third quarter (Q3) of the calendar year (CY) 2022, an increase of 56% compared to the previous quarter, ...
SECI Paid ₹8.13 Billion to Wind and Solar Power Generators in August 2022

SECI Paid ₹8.13 Billion to Wind and Solar Power Generators in August 2022

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) released ₹8.13 billion (~$98.3 million) in payments to solar and wind power generators for the power purchased in August 2022. The disbursal accounted ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Guidelines Issued for Tranche II of PLI Program for Solar Cells and Modules

Guidelines Issued for Tranche II of PLI Program for Solar Cells and Modules

The Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) has approved ₹195 billion (~$2.61 billion) to achieve gigawatt-scale manufacturing of high-efficiency solar photovoltaic modules under the second phase (Tranche II) of ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Adani Green Commissions 600 MW Solar-Wind Hybrid Power Project in Rajasthan

Adani Green Commissions 600 MW Solar-Wind Hybrid Power Project in Rajasthan

Adani Green Energy (AGEL) has commissioned a 600 MW interstate transmission system (ISTS) connected wind-solar hybrid power project in Jaisalmer, Rajasthan. The hybrid power project has been developed under two ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
SECI Floats Tender for 50 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems on Government Buildings

SECI Floats Tender for 50 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems on Government Buildings

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has invited bids to empanel developers for setting up 50 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar systems on government buildings under the renewable energy service ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
SECI Invites R&D Proposals to Set Up Pilot Energy Storage Systems

SECI Invites R&D Proposals to Set Up Pilot Energy Storage Systems

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has invited research and development (R&D) proposals to set up pilot energy storage systems (ESS) and other renewable energy projects and products. The tender ...
Seci Invites Bids for 2.25 GW RTC Power from Renewable and Non-Renewable Sources

SECI Invites Bids for 2.25 GW RTC Power from Renewable and Non-Renewable Sources

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has invited bids for the supply of 2.25 GW of round-the-clock (RTC) power from interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected renewable power projects complemented with power ...
/ / Other, Tenders and Auctions
RUMSL’s 750 MW Wind-Solar Hybrid Tender Oversubscribed by 530 MW

RUMSL’s 750 MW Wind-Solar Hybrid Tender Oversubscribed by 530 MW

The Rewa Ultra Mega Solar Limited’s (RUMSL) tender for 750 MW of grid-connected wind-solar hybrid projects in Madhya Pradesh has been oversubscribed by 530 MW, according to Mercom sources. This ...
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SECI Released ₹9.54 Billion for Wind and Solar Power Purchased in July 2022

SECI Released ₹9.54 Billion for Wind and Solar Power Purchased in July 2022

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) released ₹9.54 billion (~$119.6 million) in payments to solar and wind power generators for the power purchased in July 2022. The disbursed amount ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
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 ...
CERC Directs SECI to Compensate Solar Developer for Safeguard Duty Claims

CERC Directs SECI to Compensate Solar Developer for Safeguard Duty Claims

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) recently ruled that a solar developer was entitled to compensation for the additional expense incurred due to the imposition of safeguard duty. The Commission ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
GUVNL Invites Bids for 1 GWh of Standalone Battery Energy Storage Systems

GUVNL Invites Bids for 1 GWh of Standalone Battery Energy Storage Systems

Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) has invited bids to set up pilot projects of 1 GWh (500 MW x 2 hours) standalone battery energy storage systems (BESS) in Gujarat ...
Innovative Tenders by SECI Address Peak Power and RTC Supply Concerns (1)

Innovative Tenders by SECI Address Peak Power and RTC Supply Concerns

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) was created in 2011 to implement the National Solar Mission and ensure robust project development. SECI, through its various tenders, has played a ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Haryana to Procure 150 MW of Renewable Power with Assured Peak Power Supply

Haryana to Procure 150 MW of Renewable Power with Assured Peak Power Supply

The Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC) recently allowed  Haryana Power Purchase Center (HPPC) to procure 150 MW of renewable power with a guaranteed peak power supply from the Solar Energy ...
SECI Payouts to Solar and Wind Developers Spike to ₹9 Billion in June 2022

SECI Payouts to Solar and Wind Developers Spike to ₹9 Billion in June 2022

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) disbursed ₹9.13 billion (~$114.78 million) to solar and wind power generators for the power purchased in June 2022. The disbursed amount accounted for ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up: POSOCO Appointed Nodal Agency for Green Energy Open Access

Daily News Wrap-Up: POSOCO Appointed Nodal Agency for Green Energy Open Access

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Ministry of Power (MoP), in a recent notification, appointed the Power System Operation Corporation (POSOCO) as ...
Damodar Valley Corporation to Procure 100 MW Solar Power at ₹2.45/kWh

Damodar Valley Corporation to Procure 100 MW Solar Power at ₹2.45/kWh

The West Bengal Electricity Regulatory Commission (WBERC) recently approved the power usage agreement (PUA) signed between the Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC) and NTPC Renewable Energy for the procurement of 100 MW ...