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SAIL’s Bhilai Steel Plant To Have Chhattisgarh’s First Floating Solar Plant

The Bhilai Steel Plant (BSP), one of the oldest steel plants of Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) that was started in 1955, has taken the lead with Chhattisgarh’s first 15-megawatt (MW) floating solar project in its Maroda-1 reservoir. The move is one of many efforts being initiated at the steel major to reduce its […]

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Germany’s BayWa r.e. Builds Central Europe’s Largest Floating Solar Plant

ECOwind, a subsidiary of German developer, BayWa r.e., together with Austrian energy supplier EVN, has built central Europe’s largest floating PV array in Austria. The 24.5 MWp capacity plant in Grafenwörth in the state of Lower Austria covers an area of 14 hectares on two artificial lakes of a former sand and gravel pit. It […]

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Zambezi River Authority Considers Building Floating Solar Plant at Kariba Dam, Zimbabwe

Zambezi River Authority, which operates Kariba Dam in Zimbabwe, is looking to employ floating solar panels to generate power after plummeting water levels deepened power outages in Zambia and Zimbabwe. Munyaradzi Munodawafa, CEO of the Zambezi River Authority, said that it would add photovoltaic capacity to the surface of the Kariba Dam  on Zambezi river, […]

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SJVN Issues Tender For 15 MW Floating Solar Plant in Himachal Pradesh

SJVN Green Energy issues tender / invites online bids for a 15MW floating solar PV power plant at Nangal Pond, Near Village Neilla, District Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh. The Solar Modules to be used for this project shall be sourced only from the Model and Manufactures included in the latest “Approved List of Models and Manufactures […]

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NTPC Looks for Nuclear Power Addition; Bullish on Renewable Energy

Power conglomerate NTPC has announced in its 18th Analysts & Investors Meet that the company is foraying into nuclear power while maintaining its thrust on the renewable sector. Chairman and Managing Director, Gurdeep Singh, said, “Discussions are underway for adding the nuclear capacity. This is the new thing that you would probably be hearing that we […]

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Ciel & Terre India Stepped Up For 73.4 MWp Kayumkulam Floating Solar

Ciel & Terre India, the subsidiary of French floating solar pioneer Ciel & Terre International, has executed the installation and completion of a 73.4 MWp floating solar plant at National Thermal Power Corporation, Kayamkulam, Kerala. For the firm, the project was a significant milestone, as it delivered it’s made in India floats in record time […]

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Maharashtra E-tender for a 105 MW Floating Solar Project

Maharashtra State Power Generating Company Limited (MSPGCL) has floated an e-tender for a 105 MW floating solar plant. This solar project will be a grid-connected floating solar plant. The successful bidder will develop the floating project at Erai Dam Solar Park in the Chandrapur district of Maharashtra. The last date for submission of bids is […]

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