Floating Offshore Wind: Aker Solutions, Principle Power Get 1 GW Contract

Haewoori Offshore Wind 2 (500MW) and 3 (500MW), Copenhagen Infrastructure Partner’s (CIP) floating offshore wind projects off the coast of Ulsan, Korea have awarded a front-end engineering and design (FEED) contract to Aker Solutions and Principle Power for the floating foundations. As part of the scope, Aker Solutions will coordinate the design and delivery of […]

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CERC Awards Compensation To Indigrid Solar Over Change In GST Rates

In its latest judgment, the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) granted compensation to Indigrid Solar-I (AP) Pvt Ltd. over escalated GST rates. The firm approached the Central Commission seeking compensation, citing increased project costs due to introducing GST on solar products. The solar power generator, in its petition, told the CERC that after the firm submitted […]

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NHPC Awards 250MW Rajasthan Solar Project To Apraava Energy

The National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) awarded a 250 MW Inter-State Transmission System (ISTS) connected solar energy project in Rajasthan to Apraava Energy. Apraava Energy, an integrated energy solutions provider, announced receiving the order today. The project order through the e-reverse auction mechanism at a walk-out tariff of INR 2.53 per kWh is scheduled to be completed within […]

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MERC Imposes 45L Penalty On MSEDCL Over Non-Compliance

In its latest judgment, the Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) imposed penalties on the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Co. Ltd (MSEDCL) over non-compliance issues. The Maharashtra power regulator passed the Order after Harshwardhan Jadhav, an ex-MLA, moved MERC, seeking action against the state discom.  In his petition before the MERC, the petitioner blamed the MSEDCL for non-compliance with the […]

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CERC Awards Compensation To Torrent Power Over Surged GST Rates

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC), in its latest judgment, awarded compensation to a subsidiary of Torrent Power against the rise of Goods and Services Tax (GST). Its subsidiary– Torrent Solargen Limited (TSL), is a generating company. It had set up its 115 MW ISTS-connected wind power project in the Kutch district of Gujarat. The company […]

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Ostro Energy Eligible For Compensation Due To Change In GST Rates: CERC

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) in its latest judgement awarded compensation to Ostro Energy Private Limited, a renewable energy company. The compensation was awarded to it on account of surge in Goods and Services Tax (GST) after submitting its bid for a government project.  As per the case details, Ostro Energy is a power […]

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ReNew, Hero, Amp & ACME Get SECI’s 1200 MW ISTS-Connected Hybrid Project Awards 

The Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI), in its latest notification, awarded the contracts for developing a 1200 Megawatt (MW) of Inter-State Transmission System (ISTS)-Connected Solar-Wind Hybrid Project (Tranche-VI) to four bidders for their least bid tariffs. The final developers selected after an e-reverse auction held on April 12 included-Amp Energy Green Private Ltd, ReNew […]

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RECPDCL Grants ISTS Transmission SPV ‘KPS1’ To Megha Engineering 

On Friday, the REC Power Development and Consultancy Limited (RECPDCL) announced granting the project-specific Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV)—KPS1 Transmission Limited to Megha Engineering and Infrastructure Limited.  An official release from REC said that the firm was awarded the project after it emerged as the successful bidder of the power ministry’s Inter-State Transmission System (ISTS) project, […]

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Sungrow Wins Enterprise for Best Practices in Achieving SDGs in 2021 From UNGC

The United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) Network China unveiled the list of Enterprises for Best Practices in Achieving Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in 2021. Inverter major Sungrow was shortlisted given its outstanding practices in catalyzing global carbon neutrality. Offering access to affordable and reliable energy Sungrow is among the world’s leading renewable energy solution supplier […]

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