The plants—to be developed on ‘build-operate-transfer’ basis at lands available with Haryana Power Generation Corporation Limited (HPGCL)—shall be awarded through international competitive bidding with fixed tariff ceiling of Rs 3.30/ kWh for 25 years.
India’s largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India Limited is getting ready to harness solar power for manufacturing cars at its Gurugram facility. The company has laid the foundation stone for a 5 MW solar unit.
The Telangana State Renewable Energy Development Corporation (TSREDCO) has extended the bid submission date of a tender it had issued on March 3, 2019, for a 31.12 MW grid-connected rooftop solar PV project under the RESCO model.
Compared to other energy industries, the solar industry is far ahead in the application of emerging digital technologies such as blockchain, drones and cloud computing, according to a new report by DNV GL.
The state consumer disputes redressal commission (SCDRC) while dismissing a complaint by the Haji Ali Dargah Trust said that its plea cannot be entertained because it is not a “consumer” as per the definition in the Consumer Protection Act, 1986.
India is the world’s third largest electricity producer, yet some parts of the country still don’t receive ample electricity. There are a number of cities, towns and villages that experience power cuts on a daily basis which causes a lot of inconveniences.
In a landmark judgment, power sector regulator Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has held that the imposition of safeguard duty on imports of solar cells and modules amounts to a “change in law” event for the developers who must be compensated for the increased expenditure.
State-owned SECI Monday again extended deadline for submitting bids for another renewable energy project as some of the queries of bidders have not been addressed yet.
India’s solar power capacity addition is set to grow by about 15 per cent to a range between 7,000 Megawatt (Mw) and 7,500 Mw in the current financial year (2019-20) based on the tendering activity and awards of projects in the past 12-15 months.
Telangana will add another 1,000 MW of solar energy capacity in next six to eight months taking the total installed capacity to over 4,500 MW in solar power segment, a senior official said Wednesday.