GRIDCO Invites Bids For 500 MW Energy Storage Project In Odisha

Grid Corporation of Odisha (GRIDCO) invited bids and released an e-tender from eligible bidders for 500 MW through Energy Storage System (ESS) capacity. The tender stated, “The GRIDCO project connected to the CTU/ Odisha STU, with 5 hours of peak support, for 5 years.” Confirming the terms and conditions mentioned in the tender document. The […]

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NHPC Floats Tender for 200 MW Solar Power Project in 600 GSECL Solar Park

National Hydroelectric Power Corporation Limited (NHPC) has floated a tender for the establishment of 200 MW solar power project in 600 GSECL (Gujarat State Electricity Corporation Ltd) Solar Park at Khavda, Gujarat. This is for stage-1 of the solar park. The tender comes with e-reverse auction. The bid validity is 120 days from the last […]

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APTEL Determines Interim CUF at INR 5.71 Per Unit for ODisha Hydro Project

The Appellate Tribunal for Electricity (APTEL) has accepted the plea of Baitarani Power Project Private Limited contending the previous order of the State Commission, which had reduced its project tariff for a 24 MW small Hydro Electric Project to INR 5.03 per unit. The order had been passed by the Odisha Electricity Regulatory Commission in […]

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NHPC in MoU with GRIDCO for 2 GW Pumped Storage, 1 GW Solar in Odisha

Hydropower developer NHPC Ltd, has entered into an MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) with Grid Corporation of Odisha (GRIDCO). The agreement will pave the way for the development of pumped storage and renewable energy projects in Odisha. As per the agreement, pumped storage projects of a minimum of 2 GW and renewable energy projects that shall […]

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SECI Signs PSA With GRIDCO To Provide 600 MW Of Wind Power To Odisha

The Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI), has signed a Power Sale Agreement (PSA) with Odisha’s state utility GRIDCO. GRIDCO is the state government’s nodal agency for dealing with the bulk transmission of power in the state. Under the agreement, GRIDCO will purchase 600 Megawatt (MW) of wind power from SECI under Tranche – […]

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SECI Invites Bids for 2 MWh Solar Project with 1 MW BESS in Himachal Pradesh

SECI (The Solar Energy Corporation of India) is inviting  bids to construct a 2 MWh solar project and a 1 MW Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) in Kaza, Himachal Pradesh. The last date for online submission of bids is 03.04.2023 till 1400 Hours and tenders will be opened on the same day at 1600 Hours. […]

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GRIDCO to Purchase 400 MW Wind Power from SECI

The Grid Corporation of Odisha (GRIDCO) – a public sector undertaking of Odisha State Government – has said that it will be procuring 400 MW low cost wind power from Inter State Transmission System (ISTS) connected wind energy projects in Karnataka and Gujarat. The green power purchase by GRIDCO will be through Solar Energy Corporation of […]

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GRIDCO Will Buy 200MW Solar Power from NTPC

Grid Corporation of Odisha (GRIDCO), a public sector undertaking of Odisha State Government has signed a Power Sale Agreement (PSA) with National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) in Bhubaneswar for the purchase of clean energy. The official statement of GRIDCO reads that under the Power Sale Agreement, GRIDCO will procure 200 MW of solar power at […]

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Tariff Markdown on Manufacturing Tender. Unfair For Developers?

Even as SECI continues to provide positive tidings in terms of finally finding buyers for the power from the manufacturing linked solar tender that has been pending since last year, the news of markdowns can’t be good for relevant stakeholders. Readers will recall that these tenders had a tough time finding takers for a long […]

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