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India Witnesses Sharp Fall In Solar Tariffs In 750 Megawatt Auction

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 5, 2019

The latest solar power auction in one of India’s most favored states to set up large-scale solar power projects has witnessed a sharp cut in tariff bids placed by project developers....

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Maharashtra solar auction winning tariffs remain unchanged at Rs 2.74 per unit

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 19, 2019

Tariffs in Maharashtra's latest solar auction for 1,000 MW, held on Monday, remained almost unchanged from the last one conducted eight months ago, with mostly domestic developers participating. Shiv Solar and Acme Solar won 50MW and 300MW respectively at the lowest winning...

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Bengaluru: Falling tariff takes sheen off rooftop solar plants

By : Sustainability ..., Jan 24, 2019

Karnataka might have set itself an ambitious target of 2,400MW for grid-connected rooftop generation projects by 2021, but the going seems to be slow in eight districts coming under the...

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Safeguard duty: NTPC, Acme clash over solar power tariffs

By : Sustainability ..., Nov 16, 2018

The imposition of safeguard duty on imported solar panels and modules has led to a clash over tariffs between NTPC and developer Acme Solar.

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Industry pressing for removal of Rs 2.6 per unit tariff for 1.2 GW auction

By : Sustainability ..., Nov 9, 2018

Solar Power Developers Association (SPDA) is pressing for removal of Rs 2.6 per unit tariff to generate adequate response for 1,200 MW hybrid auction.

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Saudi Arabia, Lightsource BP eye solar projects in India

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 17, 2018

Saudi Arabia is interested in partnering India to develop complementary supply chains, and deploy funds and new technologies here in what may further bring down already low solar power tariffs...

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Reverse bidding in renewable energy sector to continue

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 26, 2018

The government will not accept any unreasonable bids for renewables like solar and wind and continue to conduct auctions via reverse bidding as it is transparent, Union Minister R K Singh said...

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Solar tariffs hit their record low once again

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 18, 2018

Solar tariffs hit their record low of Rs 2.44 per unit yet again on Monday in a 500 MW auction held by the Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd (GUVNL), indicating that the impact of safeguard duty is...

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With eye on tariffs, ministry tweaks eligibility for solar tender

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 4, 2018
Solar power developers have expressed their concerns alike, saying the government was forcing them to enter the...
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Malaysia requests consultations with India over solar safeguard duty - WTO

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 31, 2018

Malaysia has requested consultations with India over its 25% safeguard duty on imports of solar cells and modules from developed countries, China and Malaysia, in a World Trade Organisation (WTO...

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