Solar Power

New York Hits 4-GW Distributed Solar Power Milestone

As part of Climate Week, New York Governor Kathy Hochul has announced that four gigawatts of distributed solar—community, residential, small commercial and industrial projects—have been installed across the state. She said that this is enough to power more than 710,000 homes. She held that since the launch of the NY-Sun initiative in 2012, the cost […]

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KREDL Floats Tender for Acrylic Miniature Model of 2.05 GW Pavagada Solar Park

Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Limited (KREDL) has invited  online bids for the construction of a scale model (acrylic miniature model) of the 2050 MW (2.05 GW) Pavagada Solar Park in the new building complex in Nagarabhavi, Bengaluru. This model will be used to educate and inform participants in training and internship programs for skill development […]

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Gujarat Becomes 4th State to Meet RE Targets 2022; Maha, AP, UP, MP Fall Short

Global thinktank for energy, Ember has published its most recent analytical report, which revealed that by August 2022, India has reached two-thirds of its 175 GW renewable energy goal for the year. Gujarat achieved this goal alongside Telangana, Rajasthan, and Karnataka. The majority of the shortage is made up of four states: Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, […]

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Aurora Solar Expands Partner Ecosystem to Step-Up Access to Solar Financing

US-based Aurora Solar, a cloud-based platform creating a future of solar for all by powering industry professionals to make solar simple and predictable, has announced Dividend, Mosaic, and Sungage Financial as key integrations for the Aurora platform. Aurora said that the addition of these new partners will provide solar installers and their homeowner customers with […]

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Navitas Solar Launches New Mono-PERC Modules Series Bonito

Gujarat-headquartered solar module manufacturer, Navitas Solar has recently launched a half-cut Mono PERC solar modules series named Bonito. Bonito module series is launched in two series: Bonito Pro and Bonito Max. According to Navitas Solar, the 9 BB half-cut Mono PERC Solar Modules in 144 and 156 cells modules will be able to produce between […]

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TSREDCO Floats 16 MW Grid Connected Rooftop Solar Tender in Hyderabad

Telangana State Renewable Energy Development Corporation Ltd (TSREDCO) has invited a tender for 16MW grid connected (13 MW + 3 MW) & 14 MW (11MW + 3 MW) through captive mode + 2 MW net-metering mode) grid-connected rooftop solar systems on the cycling track for Hyderabad, Telangana under RESCO model and the global competitive bidding […]

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Tamil Nadu Co-op Milk Producers’ Federation Issues 15MW Solar Tender

Tamil Nadu Co-operative Milk Producers’ Federation Limited (TCMPFL) has invited bids for 15 MW of open-access solar power projects under the group captive model.  The last date for submitting the bid for this 15 MW solar power project is October 17, 2022, and bids will be opened on October 18, 2022. This 15 MW of […]

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Tata Power RE, Three Other Firms Win GUVNL’s 750 MW Solar Project

The 750 MW grid-connected solar project power purchase auction for Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam (GUVNL) has concluded Solarcraft Power India, Solairedirect Energy, Tata Power Renewable Energy, and Utkrrisht Solar Energy as the winners.  Solairedirect won 200 MW at Rs. 2.50/kWh, and Solarcraft earned 120 MW with a quote of Rs. 2.49/KW. 300 MW at a […]

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FTC Solar Launches New 1P Solar Tracking System

Texas-based FTC Solar, that supplies solar tracker systems, software, and engineering services, has announced that it has introduced a new and differentiated, one module in portrait (1P) Solar Tracker Solution called ‘Pioneer.’ Nagendra Cherukupalli, Chief Technology Officer, FTC Solar, said, “Pioneer achieves a full 18 to 36 per cent pile count reduction per megawatt vs. […]

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