You are here

Vena Energy and Tata Power emerge winners at Gujarat solar auction

By : Chetanya Mehra, Aug 14, 2020

Vena Energy and Tata Power emerged as the...

Read more..

Tata Power, Azure Power and O2 Power emerge winners in NTPC auction

By : Chetanya Mehra, Aug 10, 2020

A Chinese company that had expressed interest in a solar auction...

Read more..

Using local solar gear will raise tariffs by only 2-5 paise: Energy minister RK Singh

By : Chetanya Mehra, Jul 17, 2020

Using locally-manufactured solar equipment...

Read more..

South Africa renewables firms look for debt savings to lower tariffs

By : Chetanya Mehra, Jul 17, 2020

South African renewable energy companies...

Read more..

Open access' option attracts rooftop solar power developers

By : Sustainability ..., Jan 22, 2020

Solar rooftop developers are increasingly choosing to supply power to customers through open access – locating the solar plant elsewhere – rather than set it up on the premises of their clients. The common feature is that in both cases the power is supplied through the grid...

Read more..

MP invites bids for 10.8 Megawatt rooftop solar power projects

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 18, 2019

New Delhi: Madhya Pradesh Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd (MPUVNL) has invited bids for setting up rooftop solar Photo Voltaic projects of 10.8 Megawatt (Mw) capacity for industries located near Bhopal. As part of the tender, 164 industrial beneficiaries will procure solar power under...

Read more..

Andhra Pradesh regulator approves solar power tariffs

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 18, 2019

The Andhra Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (APERC) has waded into the row over attempts to renegotiate signed power purchase agreements (PPAs) by ordering state power distribution companies to honor the contracts. Regulatory approval of the solar power price set in...

Read more..

FM allays investor concerns, says govt will honour commitments in energy pacts

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 15, 2019

NEW DELHI : Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday assured global investors about the sanctity of power purchase contracts in India. India’s assurance comes against the backdrop of controversial attempts by the Andhra Pradesh government to renegotiate clean energy...

Read more..

UP energy regulator slashes solar tariffs, approves bidding for 550 mw

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 30, 2019

The Uttar Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (UPERC) has slashed solar power tariffs to a record low of nearly Rs 3 per unit, as it cleared competitive bidding for procurement of 550 megawatt (mw) by state utilities. The approved tariffs range from Rs 3.02 per unit to...

Read more..

IEEFA India: Grid, storage, policy, and regulation: Areas of new focus to meet India’s ambitious renewable energy targets

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 6, 2019

Finding the right pricing signals to drive technology adoption to solve the integration of an ever increasing share of variable renewable energy into India’s grid is becoming a central new challenge for policy makers and regulators, critical to enabling the ongoing transition...

Read more..