RERC Approves Norms For Grid-Connected DRE Generating Systems 

The Rajasthan Electricity Regulatory Commission (RERC) has now approved its grid-connected distributed renewable energy (DRE) generating systems regulations. In its latest suo motto order, the Commission modified some of its proposed provisions as mentioned in its draft norms. These regulations are named RERC (Grid Interactive Distributed Renewable Energy Generating Systems) (First Amendment) Regulations, 2023. The […]

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Govt Releases Norms for Tariff-Based Bidding Process for RE Power with Storage

The Ministry of Power recently released a set of guidelines for a tariff-based competitive bidding process for procuring firm and dispatchable power from grid-connected renewable energy power projects with energy storage systems. The document defined renewable power as solar generating systems, wind energy generating systems, or a combination of both, with Energy Storage Systems (ESS). It also […]

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Gujarat Discoms To Get 500 MW Of Solar Power At Rs 2.51/unit 

Electricity distribution companies in Gujarat are all set to get green energy from its 500 Megawatt (MW) grid-connected solar projects in the state with a tariff of Rs 2.51 to Rs 2.52 per unit. The Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission (GERC) recently approved these tariffs.  It comes after the Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd (GUVNL) moved a petition […]

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Punjab Energy Development Agency Issues Tender for Supply of 53.69 MWp of Solar Plants

Punjab Energy Development Agency has issued a tender for the design, survey, supply, installation, testing, commissioning, operation and maintenance of 29 grid connected solar power plants of cumulative capacity of 53.69 MWp. The RfS has been issued for selection of Solar Power Generators (SPGs) for feeder level solarisation of 25000 grid connected agriculture pumps through […]

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Association of Renewable Energy Agencies of States & Industry Body CMAI Join Hands

Industry body Carbon Markets Association of India (CMAI) and Association of Renewable Energy Agencies of States (AREAS) have forged a partnership. They have joined hands to share knowledge and information on developments that are policy and regulations related. The two will work together for making progress in the carbon market and to encourage the set […]

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MSEDCL Discovers Price of Rs 9.0/kWh in 250 MW Solar with Storage Tender

The 250 MW solar project power purchase auction for the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company (MSEDCL) has concluded Ayana Renewables Power Private Limited (ARPPL) and NTPC Renewable Energy as the winners. MSEDCL’s decided opening tariff was 9.65/kWh, while the awarded capacity tariff was 9.0/kWh. Ayana Renewables Power Private Ltd (ARPPL) and NTPC Renewable Energy, both […]

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MSEDCL Discovers Price of Rs 2.90/kWh In 500 MW Solar Tender

The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company (MSEDCL) has discovered a best price of Rs 2.90/kWh for 100 MW out of the 500 MW it auctioned to secure 500 MW of long-term power from grid-connected intrastate solar projects. SolarArise was the lowest bidder,  while state owned SJVN Green Energy, and Tata Power subsidiary Tata Power Renewable […]

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RRECL Floats 50 MW of Solar Tender in Rajasthan Under Resco Model

Rajasthan Renewable Energy Corporation Limited (RRECL) has invited bids for 50 MW of solar tender with grid-connected rooftop SPV power plants of different capacities for government undertaking buildings anywhere in Rajasthan under the RESCO model. The last date for submitting the online bid is November 28, 2022, till 04:00 pm. Bids will be opened on […]

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RRECL Invites RFS for 50 MW Grid-Connected Rooftop Solar Project

Rajasthan Renewable Energy Corporation Limited (RRECL) has invited requests for the selection of a 50 MW (RFS for 50 MW) grid-connected rooftop solar power plant project at various locations in Rajasthan. These solar plants will be installed on the state government building/state government undertaking building’s rooftops. The last date for submitting the bid for this […]

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