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Azure Power wins 160 MW solar project in UP auction quoting tariff of Rs 3.55/unit

By : editor_2, Jul 12, 2018

Azure Power, New Delhi-based independent solar power producer, today announced it has won a 160 Megawatt (Mw) solar power project in Uttar Pradesh in the latest auction conducted by Uttar...

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ACME bags 600 MW solar power project in SECI tender

By : editor_2, Jul 4, 2018

Solar power developer ACME today announced it has bagged the contract for a 600 Megawatt (Mw) Solar Photo Voltaic project in a reverse auction conducted by Solar Energy Corporation of India (...

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Solar tariffs once again hit all-time low of Rs 2.44 a unit at SECI auction

By : editor_2, Jul 3, 2018

 

Solar power tariffs touched Rs 2.44 per unit once more, the lowest they have ever reached, in the latest 2000 MW auction conducted by Solar Corporation of India (SECI). Acme Solar, one...

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India's clean energy capacity touches 70 GW: MNRE

By : sustainabilityo..., May 10, 2018

Ministry of New and Renewable Energy today said India's installed clean energy capacity has already touched 70 GW and 38 GW is under implementation as per the data compiled till March 31....

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NTPC solar auction tariffs hover at Rs. 2.8

By : sustainabilityo..., May 10, 2018

Tariffs hovered at Rs 2.79-2.80 per unit at NTPC’s latest auction for 750 MW at Ananthapuram Solar Park in Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday, with bidding continuing at the time of going to press. ...

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Subject Tags: NTPC , SECI , Solar Tariffs

No GST concession for solar contractors

By : sustainabilityo..., May 10, 2018

Though solar panels and related equipment attract goods and services tax (GST) at a concessional rate of only 5%, solar developers who employ contractors to supply the panels and set up their...

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Solar power developers to gain from change in bidding norms

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 5, 2018

 Solar power developers will benefit from the latest amendment in bidding norms for solar power projects that allows them to pass on the burden of any increase in duties on equipment to discoms...

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Solar power tariffs rise in Gujarat reverse auction

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 29, 2018

Winning tariffs in Gujarat’s latest solar reverse auction showed significant increase over those in its last auction in September last year, lending further credence to the view that solar...

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Subject Tags: GUVNL , India , Solar Tariffs

ISMA withdraws anti-dumping plea on solar imports, to file fresh petition

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 6, 2018

Indian solar developers have been vocal about the repercussions of anti-dumping and safeguard duties, which will shoot up project costs and ultimately lead to higher solar tariffs. The Indian...

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Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport and Metro plan switch to solar power

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 27, 2018

Faced with annual upward revisions in electricity tariffs, Bengaluru’s transport utilities Namma Metro (BMRCL) and BMTC are in talks with private developers in their pursuit of cheaper power...

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