Domestic Content Requirement

Tata Power Solar Systems in Contract with NTPC for 152 MWp Domestic Content Requirement PV Modules

Tata Power Solar Systems Limited (TPSSL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Tata Power Renewable Energy Limited (TPREL) has signed a contract to supply 152 MWp DCR (Domestic Content Requirement) solar PV modules for NTPC Limited (NTPC’s) Nokh Solar PV Project in Rajasthan. The project holds a significant order value of approximately INR 418 crore. NTPC […]

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MNRE Takes Aim At Violators Of Domestic Content Requirement Norms

The Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) has found it necessary to iterate several measures that indirectly seek to give domestic solar manufacturing impetus. The Production-Linked Subsidy (PLI) Scheme and the ALMM (Approved List of Module Manufacturers) are significant measures in this direction. It also mandates the idea of DCR (Domestic Content Requirement) that […]

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NTPC Invites Bids for Supply of Solar PV Modules for 1.255 GW Khavda Solar Project

NTPC Renewable Energy Limited (NTPC REL), the renewable energy firm of India’s largest energy conglomerate, NTPC Limited, has issued a tender for the supply of solar PV modules for the 1.255 GW Khavda Solar Project in Gujarat.   Manufacturers who are interested will be responsible for transporting 1,584.6 MW of crystalline solar PV bifacial modules with […]

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Tata Power Solar Systems Bags 300 MW Solar Project for NLCIL for Rs 1,755 crore

Tata Power’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Tata Power Solar Systems Limited, has received the Letter of Award (LoA) of ₹1,755 crore. This is towards the establishment of a 300 MW Domestic Content Requirement (DCR) based EPC project for NLC India Limited (NLCIL), formerly known as Neyveli Lignite Corporation Limited, as part of the CPSU scheme.   Tata Power […]

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ALMM Requirement For Solar Projects Deferred To April 2024

In a move that was as unexpected as seemingly inevitable, the MNRE(Ministry of New and Renewable Energy), in a late evening Office Memorandum, has declared that its orders for using only domestically approved modules in the Approved list of module manufacturers list (ALMM) will be held in abeyance till March 31, 2024. The ALMM order […]

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IRA to Swell US Renewables Investment to $114 Billion: Wood Mackenzie

A new report by Wood Mackenzie says that the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), a Biden law that accelerates renewables and decarbonisation in the US, will significantly boost annual investment into renewable energy deployment in the region. It said that a rise from $64 billion in 2022 to nearly $114 billion is expected by 2031. The […]

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Telangana Floats Tender for 50 MW Mono PERC Solar Modules

To purchase 50 MW of monocrystalline passivated emitter and rear contact (MONO-PERC) solar modules under the domestic content requirement (DCR) and non-DCR categories for use in the grid-connected rooftop solar program (Phase-II) and other government projects, the Telangana State Renewable Energy Development Corporation (TSREDCO) has issued a request for bids.  The last date for submitting […]

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NTPC Issues 923MW Solar Tender under Domestic Competitive Bidding

The last date and time for submitting bids including both Techno-Commercial Bids and Price Bids is January 03, 2020 at 2 p.m. State-run power producer NTPC has invited bids for the development of up to 923 MW of capacity grid connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects under CPSU Scheme Phase-II (Tranche-II). As per the tender document […]

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Solar Panel Case: MNRE Removes DCR Clause From 5 GW Phase-II Batch-IV VGF Scheme

The amendment comes in response to the US allegation that India had not complied with the World Trade Organisation’s ruling in the solar panels dispute case. In a significant development, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has announced an amendment for the implementation of a scheme for setting-up of more than 5 GW […]

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