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Bid deadlines for two solar projects in HP and Tamil Nadu extended

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has extended bid submission deadlines for two solar project tenders in Himachal Pradesh and Tamil Nadu. One of the two solar project tenders include 15 MW floating solar project in Himachal Pradesh, and another 5 MW solar project in Tuticorin, Tamil Nadu. The new bid submission deadline for […]

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Pre-Bid Webinar for Indian Railways 400 MW solar project on 10 August

REMCL is organizing pre-bid meeting (webinar) to hold discussions with solar project developers interested in bidding for this tender . In June this year Railway Energy Management Company (REMCL) joint venture established by Indian Railways and engineering consultancy Rites Ltd floated tender inviting bids for the 400 MW land based solar PV power plant to […]

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KfW offers 600 crore loan to West Bengal for first phase of 125MW solar park

German KfW Development Bank has agreed to give a soft loan of Rs 600 crore to West Bengal power utility for the first phase of a 125MW solar park project. The solar park project will be developed n in Purba Medinipur district, Power minister Sobhandeb Chattopadhyay said. The project to be executed by the West […]

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NTPC issues RFP to acquire 1 GW solar projects, to invest around Rs 5,000 crore

NTPC has floated a RFP to acquire 1 GW operational solar projects, which entails an investment of around Rs 5,000 crore. In a tender or request for proposal (RFP) issued on Friday, NTPC has invited bids from the promoters or lenders, authorised financial intermediaries of power generation companies, independent power producers or developers for offering […]

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India emerged as most attractive global market for clean energy: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurating Asia’s largest solar project said India has emerged as the most attractive global market for clean energy. Launching the 750 MW solar project in Rewa in Madhya Pradesh through video-conferencing, Modi also said the state will emerge as a major hub for clean and cheap power in the country. “Solar […]

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BHEL commissions solar PV plant at Bina in Madhya Pradesh for Indian Railways

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has successfully commissioned a 1.7 MW Solar PV Plant at Bina in Madhya Pradesh for the Indian Railways. The plant will directly feed power to traction systems of Indian Railways. The project is a landmark achievement in the history of solar power, as this is the first time that solar […]

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Ladakh solar project bid may see first Indian action against Chinese solar firms

Recent border conflict between India and China in the Ladakh region is now setting the ground for a first set of restrictions that India proposes to impose on imports from the Asian giant. Sources said that efforts were on at the official level to explore ways of denying Chinese firms from participating in the bids […]

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Andhra CM lays foundation stone of 3MW solar plant on his father’s birth anniversary

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy on Wednesday laid the foundation of 3 Megawatt solar plant and inaugurate new building complex at Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technologies (RGUKT) on the birth anniversary of his late father and former Chief Minister YS Rajasekhar Reddy. The CM reached the Kadapa district to pay homage to […]

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Indian Railways turns MP’s Bina green setting up 1.7 MW solar power plant

In a bid to curb pollution and transform itself as ‘Net Zero’ Carbon Emission Mass Transportation Network by 2030, Indian Railways has set up a  1.7 megawatt solar power plant in Madhya Pradesh’s Bina. The solar power plant has been established near the Bina Traction Sub Station (TSS). It can produce approximately 25 lakh units […]

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Odisha govt sets target to produce 1500 MW of solar power by 2022

Odisha government has set a target to enhance solar power production capacity to 1,500 MW by 2022, said an official on Monday. Reviewing the progress made so far, chief secretary Asit Tripathy directed Green Energy Development Corporation Ltd (GEDCOL) to bring out a detail work plan for production of commercial solar power in the state. […]

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