India Should Evaluate BESS as a Viable Storage Tech

The US-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF) has said that grid-connected battery-based energy storage system (BESS) should be evaluated more actively as a commercial storage technology for grid services, as it offers superior performance and a declining price trend in the future.  “In the 21st century, India’s symbol of national pride should be its grid that […]

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Ingeteam Supplies Storage Power Station for Dubai’s Largest Solar Park

Moreover, Japanese firm NGK Insulators Ltd has supplied its NAS batteries for the project. Ingeteam, a leading company specialising in the design of power and control electronics, has supplied its storage power station for a pilot battery energy storage system (BESS) project in Dubai’s largest solar park. The company said in a statement that, “Ingeteam […]

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SECI Floats Tender For Floating Solar With BESS at Lakshadweep

The last date of bid submission on the tender is April 1, 2019. The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued a Notice Inviting Tenders (NIT) for setting up of 20 MW floating solar PV power plants with associated 60 MWh Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) at Lakshadweep. The brief scope of work for […]

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Instruments to Accelerate the Advent of Energy Storage in India

With all the buzz going around energy storage these days, very often than not it is claimed to be the holy grail of renewable energy. Owing to the intermittency and unpredictability in solar and wind generation, high degree of flexibility in Loads and Sources is needed by the electricity grid for absorbing renewable energy beyond […]

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Extension 04 of Bid Submission of Setting up of 02 mw Solar Power Project with 01 mwh Bess at Kaza, Himachal Pradesh

This has reference to the RfS No. SECI/C&P/KAZA/042018 Dated 31.07.2018 for Setting up of 2 MW Solar PV power plant with 01 MW BESS at KAA, HIMACHAL PRADESH. The last date of bid submission is hereby Extended till 12.11.2018 (14:00 Hrs). All Prospective Bidders are requested to stay updated from TCIL website ( for more details. Tender Search Code (TSC): SECI-2018-TN000026

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SECI seeks Bids for Tender of 160 MW Solar-Wind Hybrid Power Plant in Andhra Pradesh

The tender includes design, engineering, supply, construction, erection, testing & commissioning including 10 years plant O&M under International competitive bidding. Under the ‘Innovation in Solar Power and Hybrid Technologies Project’, Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has floated tender for 160 MW of solar-wind hybrid power plant with Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) in Anantapur […]

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NLC Invites Bids for 20 MW of Solar PV Project with BESS in South Andaman

In its tender document, NLC mentions that the successful bidder will also provide for 33kV Switchyard and grid interconnection at the take off points of Electricity Department of Andaman & Nicobar Administration along with other scope of works for 20 MW of Solar PV Project with BESS. The Neyveli Lignite Corporation (NLC) has tendered installation […]

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