MNRE reminds Agencies of Transparent Bidding Process

MNRE reminds Agencies of Transparent Bidding Process

All the implementing agencies of rooftop solar projects under the capital subsidy scheme related to rooftop PV across the residential, social and institutional sectors has been reminded by India’s Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) that it is mandatory to go through a transparent bidding process to discover tariffs and to keep the projects eligible for subsidies.

The Power Of Small

The Power Of Small

With nearly 300 million rural Indians, about a fourth of the country’s population, still lacking access to quality power, Decentralised Distributed Generation (DDG) could be the answer.

Grid Connectivity For Wind Power: Making A Case For Bid Winners

Grid Connectivity For Wind Power: Making A Case For Bid Winners

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy has made a strong pitch before the central electricity regulator seeking that wind developers who have bagged projects at recent bidding exercises and those who go on to win bids in future auctions be accorded “priority” for getting transmission connectivity to the grid.

How new funding avenues, M&As are powering India’s renewable energy sector

How new funding avenues, M&As are powering India’s renewable energy sector

Over the last few years, India has significantly transformed its energy policy, with renewable energy emerging as the dominant source of capacity addition. This is triggered by two key factors. First, the government’s strong thrust on the area it aims to build 175 gigawatt of generation capacity by 2022, and achieve 40% cumulative power capacity from non-fossil fuel-based energy resources by 2030.