State owned electricity generator NTPC has secured the entire 160 MW of PV capacity it bid for in a reverse auction for 500 MW of grid-connected solar projects tendered by the Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Development Agency (UPNEDA).
The International Solar Alliance (ISA) has selected India’s Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) to drive the installation of 500,000 solar water pumping systems in 13 of its 121 member nations.
Despite a tepid response to its 1 GW purchase tender, the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) has floated another tender to commission 1.4 GW through distributed solar.
The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has tendered for 750 MW of grid connected solar PV capacity in Rajasthan.
Recognised as a mega industrial project, the Greenko wind-solar hybrid project has been allotted around 4,766 acres of land. However, the company must complete the project within a period of four years (48 months), failing which the entire land will be handed back to the government of Andhra Pradesh.
By 2030, as many as 40% of new vehicles sold in India – approximately 24 million – could be battery powered, according to a recent study by Germany-based, TFE Consulting. This is encouraging given that in 2017
Equis Energy, an Asia-Pacific renewable energy Independent Power Producer (IPP), has commissioned its largest solar PV project, comprising 135 MWp of generation capacity in Bagalkot District of Karnataka, India.
Vikram Solar, one of India’s leading module manufacturer and a prominent rooftop solar and EPC solutions provider commissioned a 350 KW solar power project at Gun and Shell Factory (GSF) in Cossipore, Kolkata through roof-top installations.
ABB’s new REACT 2 inverter and energy storage solution includes a high-voltage Li-ion battery with a long life and a storage capacity of up to 12 kWh.
The Ministry had approved the setting up of four solar parks in Uttar Pradesh (UP) with a total capacity of 440 MW.