Azure Power

Azure Power Appoints Brijesh Mehra As Non-Executive Director

Azure Power Global Limited, a sustainable energy solutions provider and renewable power producer in India, has announced that Brijesh Mehra has been appointed as a non-executive Director of the Company and of Azure Power India Private Limited as the nominee of CDPQ Infrastructures Asia Pte Ltd., effective May 08, 2024. Mehra shall also assume the […]

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CERC Terms SC Order On GIB As ‘Change Of Law’, Awards Compensation To Azure

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) in a significant judgment termed the 2021 Supreme Court order on the Great Indian Bustards (GIB) as a ‘Change of Law’ event. It also granted compensation to Azure Power Maple Private Limited on account of its alleged additional expenditures.  The case came to light after the petitioner Azure Power […]

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Azure Power Announces Suspension of SEC Reporting Obligations

Renewable energy developer Azure Power Global Limited, which has most of it’s portfolio kf projects in India, has confirmed that the Company’s US Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) reporting obligations under Section 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act), were suspended on April 1, 2024. On October 31, 2023, […]

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iFOREST Report Sees Potential For More Ambitious Renewable Targets In Assam

iFOREST a research-based organization, in a recent report on enabling renewable energy in Assam recognized the steps taken by the Assam government to increase renewable energy (RE) penetration. It considered the states progress since the announcement of the Assam Renewable Energy Policy 2022 (AREP 2022) in November 2022. iFOREST’s research indicates the need for accelerated […]

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Aptel Nod For CERC Jurisdiction In Case Between AP Discoms, SECI and Others

In an interesting order, the Appellate Tribunal for Electricity (APTEL), has ruled on a dispute between the Andhra Pradesh discoms (Southern Power Distribution Company of Andhra Pradesh and Eastern Power Distribution Company of Andhra Pradesh) and the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC). The case involved a claim by SECI for GST compensation from the discoms, […]

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CERC Grants Compensation To Azure Power Over ‘Change of Law’ Events

In its latest judgment, the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) allowed Azure Power compensation for ‘change of law’ events. These events were related to the Goods and Service Tax (GST) surge on solar products.  The detailed order said that the case was related to three projects of Azure. This includes two 300 MW solar plants, each situated […]

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Adani Green Meets Manufacturing Commitment, SECI Certifies Plant

Adani Green Energy Ltd has informed the stock exchanges that its associate company, Mundra Solar Energy Ltd., has received approval for its solar photovoltaic plant from the Solar Energy Corp. of India. The renewables arm of the Adani Group received the commercial operational date certificate from SECI for solar PV cells and solar PV modules […]

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Azure Power Announces its New CEO in Sunil Gupta

Independent Power Producer Azure Power has onboarded Sunil Gupta as its new Chief Executive Officer. Sunil brings to the table global experience in renewable energy, new energy, and digital technologies. His career spans over two decades of experience in managing growth, operational excellence, and profitability of global renewable energy businesses. In his previous role, Sunil was […]

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Azure Power Onboards Shelly Mani Panattu as Project Director

Independent Power Producer Azure Power has appointed Shelly Mani Panattu as the new Project Director. Panattu has more than 29 years of experience in project execution, construction, operations, change management, stake holder management. His global experience entails power transmission, distribution and renewable energy sectors. Shelly holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from National Institute of […]

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