GERC Proposes Fixing Timelines For Rooftop Solar Connections

The Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission (GERC) has now proposed amending its existing rooftop solar and net-metering rules of 2016 to pave the way for fixing timelines for rooftop solar installations.  The new draft rules proposed that the technical feasibility report (TFR) should be submitted by the discoms within 15 days. This new provision was made […]

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PGVCL Allocates 479 MW Capacity Solar Projects Under PM KUSUM-C

Paschim Gujarat Vij Company Ltd has allocated 479 MW solar projects to several developers under component C of the PM Kusum programme. The awarded projects are expected to be operational by the end of December 2024. The highest capacity was allocated to Onix Renewable followed by Indian Infrastructure and Project India. The tariffs that were […]

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GUVNL Issues List of Tenderable PHP Sites With 14 GW Capacity

The Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) has now issued the list of 16 reserved Pumped Hydro Storage Project (PHP) Sites. The state power utility said that these 16 PHP sites could be allocated under the competitive bidding process for the benefit of state public discoms.  The total potential of PHPs from all the 16 […]

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NHPC Opens Bids For 200 MW Solar Project In Khavda, Gujarat

National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) has invited bids for the commissioning of a 200 MW grid-connected solar PV power project in Gujarat State Electricity Corporation Limited (GSECL) renewable energy (RE) solar parks at Khavda, Gujarat (Stage-3) with operation and maintenance for 5 yrs. The NHPC tender was released on 17 May 2024 at 06:30 PM […]

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CERC Declines Relief To Adani Subsidiary Over Delay In Bhuj Wind Project

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) in its latest judgment declined to give any relief to Adani Wind Energy Kutchh One Limited over its delay in the commissioning of its proposed 250 MW wind energy project. The project was slated to come up at Dayapar village in the Bhuj district of Gujarat.  The Adani Group […]

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Juniper, SJVN Ink PPA To Setup 1GW RE Projects Across Two States

Juniper Green Energy today announced a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with SJVN, securing a 320 MW firm and dispatchable renewable energy contract. This agreement sets the stage for the development of approximately 1 GW of capacity across two states– Gujarat and Rajasthan. The company said, “This 25-year PPA, secured at a tariff of ₹4.38 with […]

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India Issued 69GW+ Renewable Tenders In FY24, Says IEEFA Report

The Institute of Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA) in its latest report indicated a record 69+ Gigawatt (GW) of renewable energy tenders in India in 2023-24. This is against the Indian government’s own annual target of 50 GW. The global energy think tank attributed this to the strong push from the Union government at […]

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GIPCL Seeks Bids For 500 MW Solar Project In Khavda, Gujarat

Gujarat Industries Power (GIPCL) invited bids from interested parties to participate in a tender for the commissioning of a 500 MW (AC) solar PV plant at Khavda.  Gujarat based GIPCL was awarded a 500 MW (AC) Solar Project by GUVNL, to be developed at 2375 MW RE Park located at Great Rann of Kutch, near. […]

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Vikram Solar Bags 250 MW Module Order From GIPCL

Leading module manufacturing firm Vikram Solar, has announce a significant a 250 MW order win from Gujarat Industries Power Company Limited (GIPCL). The company has successfully received the Letter of Intent (LoI). The sizeable order is a welcome sign of rising demand for one the oldest firms in the solar manufacturing sector The modules to […]

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