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Only one-third SECI wind projects commissioned so far

By : Sustainability ..., May 12, 2020

Only about one-third of 6,000 megawatt wind power capacity auctioned by the Solar Energy Corporation of India in four tranches between 2017 and 2018 have been commissioned so far despite their deadlines ending. SECI, the nodal agency through which the new and renewable energy...

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India wins deal for 24X7 supply of green power

By : Sustainability ..., May 11, 2020

The gloom and doom of the coronavirus pandemic has failed to dampen the spirit of India’s renewables sector, with Goldman Sachs-funded ReNew Power on Friday winning the world’s first tender for round-the-clock supply of green power by a margin of 1 paise by quoting a tariff...

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SECI reschedules pre-bid meeting for 2,000-MW ISTS-connected wind project

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 28, 2020

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) on Friday said it has rescheduled the pre-bid meeting date for setting up of 2,000-MW interstate transmission-connected wind power projects to 30 April, 2020. It added that the meeting would be conducted through video-conferencing...

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SECI Seeks Online Submission of Pre-Bid Queries for 15 MW Floating Solar Tender

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 23, 2020

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued a notification asking all the prospective bidders for its tender for the selection of bidders for the design, engineering, supply, construction, erection, testing, commissioning and O&M of 15 MW floating solar PV...

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SECI Powers On with RFS For 2500 MW Project at Karnataka

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 13, 2020

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) yesterday issued a Request for Selection (RfS) document for selection of solar power developers for setting up of 2500 MW ISTS-Connected Solar PV Power Projects at Ultra Mega Renewable Energy Power Park (UMREPP) in Koppal District...

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NTPC, SECI to Set Up 10GW Renewable Energy Parks in Rajasthan

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 30, 2020

With an aim to achieve the target of 175 GW of renewable energy by 2022, the government has ramped up its process of tendering of renewable energy projects across the country. In line with this, India’s largest power generation utility NTPC and state-owned Solar Energy...

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SECI extends bid submission deadline for 4 MW floating solar plant for fourth time

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 24, 2020

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has for the fourth time extended the bid submission deadline for its 4-megawatt (MW) floating solar power plant with battery storage system in Andaman & Nicobar Islands. “The last date of bid submission is hereby extended till 13...

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SECI tenders 5 GW of grid-connected renewable projects with storage option

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 18, 2020

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has invited bids for round-the-clock (RTC) supply of 5 GW power from grid-connected renewable energy projects, complemented with coal-fired thermal power, if needed, to ensure at least 80% availability on annual basis. The projects...

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Solar tariff drops to Rs 2.5 per unit in latest SECI auction

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 28, 2020

The latest reverse auction for 1,200 MW of solar capacity, conducted by the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI), will see the tariff drop to Rs 2.5 per unit. Though this is higher than the all-time low rate of Rs 2.44/unit, it is much lower than Rs 2.71/unit in the last...

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India's largest solar tender stuck, firms await greenshoe option nod

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 27, 2020

India’s first and largest tender for setting up solar manufacturing in the country is yet to conclude. Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has yet not finalised the letter of authorisation (LoA) for the greenshoe option in the tender, which allows companies to build...

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