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Tamil Nadu discom to halt wind and solar auctions

By : Sustainability ..., May 20, 2019

SECI will soon call for bids for the same 500 mw solar tender once the poll results are out. "We will see how it works out and then we’ll decide whether we will also procure wind power in the...

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India’s Gujarat Allocates 745 Megawatts In Wind Auction

By : Sustainability ..., May 17, 2019

The Indian state of Gujarat recently completed a wind energy auction, the second for the state since wind energy auctions began in the country. The auction was undersubscribed and project...

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States step up policy action on renewables

By : Sustainability ..., May 15, 2019

The renewables sector in India, which has been expanding at a brisk pace, has seen much action in recent times, with a slew of policy announcements at both the federal and state levels. At the...

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Power-surplus Indian state says no to new solar capacity

By : Sustainability ..., May 10, 2019

While other Indian states are struggling to meet renewable purchase obligations (RPO), Karnataka, the nation’s top performing market for installed solar capacity, has such a hefty surplus of...

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NHPC plans 100Mw solar park in Odisha; invites bids from EPC contractors

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 15, 2019

Leading hydro-power generator NHPC Ltd has firmed up plans to develop a 100 Mw solar park in Odisha. ...

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Statkraft, Actis eye Equis’ Indian hydroelectric assets

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 15, 2019

Norwegian state-owned power company Statkraft AS and global private equity (PE) fund Actis Llp are separately looking to acquire the Indian hydroelectric assets of Singapore’s Equis Pte. Ltd,...

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Gridco aims to buy 550 Mw renewable power from SECI in FY20

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 19, 2019

Odisha's bulk power buyer cum trader Gridco aims to procure 550 Mw of solar and wind power through Solar Electrification Corporation of India (SECI) auctions in 2019-20. ...

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BSES discoms to source 200 MW wind power at Rs 2.84 per unit for 25 years

By : Sustainability ..., Jan 4, 2019

Reliance Infrastructure-owned power discoms in Delhi today announced they have signed an agreement with Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) for sourcing 100 Megawatt power each at a rate of...

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State utilities asked to issue solar, wind energy tenders

By : Sustainability ..., Dec 10, 2018

Ministry of new and renewable energy has asked state utilities to issue solar and wind energy tenders, instead of depending on central utilities for meeting their renewable energy needs....

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Power ministers meet this week to discuss e-vehicle charging, prepaid metres

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 2, 2018

A power ministers' conference in Shimla on Tuesday would deliberate on infrastructure development programmes like 100 ...

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