Bids Show a 1 kW Rooftop Solar System to Cost ₹60,000 in Jharkhand

Bids Show a 1 kW Rooftop Solar System to Cost ₹60,000 in Jharkhand

Jharkhand Renewable Energy Development Agency (JREDA) has announced the lowest (L1) bids to install and commission 3 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar systems of various capacities with and without battery ...
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Naviya Technologies Wins EPC Contract for 2 MW Canal-Top Solar Project

Naviya Technologies Wins EPC Contract for 2 MW Canal-Top Solar Project

Naviya Technologies Renewables, a Mumbai-based solar developer, won the Jharkhand Renewable Energy Development Agency’s (JREDA) auction for the engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) of a 2 MW grid-connected canal-top solar ...
Maharashtra Invites Bids for a 1 MW Solar Project

Maharashtra Invites Bids for a 1 MW Solar Project

Maharashtra’s Public Works Department (PWD) of the Yavatmal Division has invited bids for installing and commissioning a 1 MW grid-connected solar project at Giroli in the Washim district of the ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Market Regulator Issues Disclosure Norms for Issuing Green Debt Securities

Market Regulator Issues Disclosure Norms for Issuing Green Debt Securities

Corporate entities will have to outline the process followed to determine how projects and assets fit within the eligible green project categories for issuing and listing debt securities. The Securities ...
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Shirdi Sai Electricals to Bid for PLI-II, Expand Manufacturing Capacity to 10 GW

Shirdi Sai Electricals to Bid for PLI-II, Expand Manufacturing Capacity to 10 GW

With an estimated 220 GW of solar capacity required by the decade's end to meet the 280 GW goal set by the government, India needs a significant manufacturing capacity ramp-up ...
/ / Manufacturing, Modules, Solar
Tata Power’s Rooftop Solar Revenue Grows 41% to ₹5.3 Billion in Q3

Tata Power’s Rooftop Solar Revenue Grows 41% to ₹5.3 Billion in Q3

Tata Power reported a 91% year-over-year (YoY) jump in net profit to ₹10.52 billion (~$127.6 million) for the third quarter (Q3) of the financial year (FY) 2022-2023, primarily due to ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Daily News Wrap-Up: Gujarat to Dominate India’s Planned Solar Module Capacity

Daily News Wrap-Up: Gujarat to Dominate India’s Planned Solar Module Capacity

As India prepares to build out its solar module manufacturing capacity, Gujarat has emerged as an overwhelmingly favorite destination for domestic manufacturers, accounting for more than half of the country’s ...
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Uttarakhand Invites Bids for 9.5 MW of Solar Projects

Uttarakhand Invites Bids for 9.5 MW of Solar Projects

UJVNL, a government of Uttarakhand enterprise, has invited bids to set up 9.5 MW of grid-connected solar projects near the Kulhal powerhouse in the Dehradun district. The projects will be ...
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Indore Municipality to Raise ₹2.45 Billion Through Green Bonds

Indore Municipal Corporation to Raise ₹2.45 Billion Through Green Bonds

In probably a first for an urban local body, the Indore Municipal Corporation is floating a green bond on February 10, 2023, to raise ₹2.45 billion (~$29.5 million ) for ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
GUVNL Invites Bids for 500 MW Solar Projects with Greenshoe Option

GUVNL Invites Bids for 500 MW Solar Projects with Greenshoe Option

Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam (GUVNL) has invited bids for purchasing power from 500 MW of grid-connected solar power projects (Phase XIX) to be set up anywhere in India with a ...
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NTPC Subsidiary Issues EPC Tender for 500 MW of Solar Projects

NTPC Subsidiary Issues EPC Tender for 500 MW of Solar Projects

NTPC Renewable Energy, a wholly owned subsidiary of NTPC, has invited bids for the engineering, procurement, and construction package with land development for 500 MW of inter-state transmission system (ISTS) ...
Stanford Researchers Find Reason Behind Failure of New Lithium Batteries

Stanford Researchers Find Reason Behind Failure of New Lithium Batteries

Researchers from Stanford University and SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory have said that they have solved the mystery behind the persistent problem of short-circuit and failure in new lithium metal batteries ...
/ / Solar, Technology
Coal India Subsidiary Invites Bids for 4 MW Solar Project in Jharkhand

Coal India Subsidiary Invites Bids for 4 MW Solar Project in Jharkhand

Central Mine Planning and Design Institute (CMPDI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Coal India, has invited bids for installing and commissioning a 4 MW grid-connected solar project for Central Coalfields in ...
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Coal India Invites Bids to Select EPC Contractor for 810 MW Solar Project

Coal India Invites Bids to Select EPC Contractor for 810 MW Solar Project

Coal India (CIL) has issued a request for expression of interest from engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractors for 810 MW of solar projects in Rajasthan Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam’s ...
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Indian Oil Invites Bids for O&M of 4.5 MW Solar Project in Tamil Nadu

Indian Oil Invites Bids for O&M of 4.5 MW Solar Project in Tamil Nadu

Indian Oil Corporation (IOCL) has invited bids for comprehensive operation and maintenance (O&M) of a 4.5 MW grid interactive ground-mounted solar power project at Narimanam, Tamil Nadu. The last date ...
West Bengal DISCOM Floats O&M Tender for a 10 MW Solar Project

West Bengal DISCOM Floats O&M Tender for a 10 MW Solar Project

West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company (WBSEDCL) has invited bids for a three-year operation and maintenance (O&M) contract for an existing 10 MW solar power project at Santaldih in the ...
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TotalEnergies Sells Half of $300 Million Renewables Portfolio

TotalEnergies Sells Half of $300 Million Renewables Portfolio

France-based energy conglomerate TotalEnergies said it has sold 50% of a 234 MW portfolio of renewable projects to insurance group Crédit Agricole Assurances. The company said that the transaction implied ...
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CEA Proposes Underground Transmission Lines for Endangered Bird Area

CEA Proposes Underground Transmission Lines for Endangered Bird Area

The Central Electricity Authority (CEA) has proposed that power transmission lines of up to 33 kV voltage level passing through the Great Indian Bustard (GIB) area should be underground lines ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Daily News Wrap-Up: BIS Certification Deadline for Solar Inverters Extended to June 30

Daily News Wrap-Up: BIS Certification Deadline for Solar Inverters Extended to June 30

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy has extended the deadline for compliance with and implementation of the Quality Control Order, 2017, for solar photovoltaic inverters until June 30, 2023 ...
/ / Daily Wrap-up
Karnataka Regulator Directs DISCOMs to Honor Solar Developer’s GST Claims  

Karnataka Regulator Directs DISCOMs to Honor Solar Developer’s GST Claims  

The Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) has directed four distribution companies (DISCOMs) to compensate a solar developer for the additional cost incurred due to the imposition of the goods and ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Month in a Minute Top Headlines from Indian Renewable Sector in January 2023

Month in a Minute: Top Headlines from Indian Renewable Sector in January 2023

Here is a recap of important headlines from January 2023: India's solar photovoltaic (PV) module manufacturing capacity exceeded 39 GW at the end of September 2022 and is expected to reach ~95 ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Mazagon Shipbuilders Invites Bids to Maintain 1 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems

Mazagon Shipbuilders Invites Bids to Maintain 1 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems

Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders, a public sector undertaking under the Ministry of Defence, has invited bids for maintaining the 390 kW and 650 kW rooftop solar systems located at its North, ...
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MNRE Extends BIS Certification Deadline for Solar Inverters Again to June 30

MNRE Extends BIS Certification Deadline for Solar Inverters Again to June 30

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has extended the deadline for compliance with and implementation of the Quality Control Order, 2017, for solar photovoltaic inverters until June 30, ...
/ / Inverters & BOS, Solar
China Contemplates Restricting Exports of Critical Solar Technology

China Contemplates Restricting Exports of Critical Solar Technology

In a move that could significantly hamper the energy transition goals globally, China is contemplating restricting exports of critical technology related to solar photovoltaic components. The proposal was open to ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Qcells to Develop Solar Projects for Microsoft in the US

Qcells to Develop Solar Projects for Microsoft in the US

Solar cell and module manufacturer Qcells and global technology company Microsoft Corporation have entered a strategic partnership to supply over 2.5 GW of solar modules and extend engineering, procurement, and ...
/ / C&I, Markets & Policy, Solar