Another Deadline for OE Services Related to Solar & Storage Project in Chhattisgarh

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has extended the bid submission deadline for the selection of consultancy firms for Owners Engineer (OE) services for the 100 MW (AC) solar PV project (160 MWp DC capacity) along with 40 MW/120 MWh Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) at district Rajnandgaon, Chhattisgarh during the design, construction, commissioning and preparations […]

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MNRE Grants Conditional Extension for RE Projects due to 2nd Wave of COVID

MNRE has decided that RE projects with SCD on or after April 1, 2021, will be eligible to claim a time extension for completion of work. The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has notified that after considering the representations received from project developers and stakeholders, it has been decided that as a measure […]

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Borosil Renewables Bags National Award 2021 for Technology Development

India’s first and only domestic solar glass manufacturer, Borosil Renewables has grabbed the National Award for Successful Commercialisation 2021. The award has been given under the best technology development category for its masterpieces including 2mm fully tempered solar glass, Shakti: Solar glass in matt finish, Selene: Anti-glare solar glass for PV installations near the airport. […]

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Ujaas Energy Confirms its 7 MW Solar Plant in MP is Under Break Down

Ujaas Energy has announced that its 7 MW solar power plant in Barod in Madhya Pradesh is under break down.  In a regulatory filing, the firm stated that its “7 MW Solar Power Plant of the company situated at Barod location- Block no – S3 is under break down by fault identification and root cause […]

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PLI Scheme for Solar Manufacturing to Benefit Incremental Demand till FY30: Report

According to a new report India’s solar modules manufacturing under production linked incentive (PLI) scheme will benefit incremental panels demand till the financial year 2030 (FY30). Ind-Ra estimates that the allocation of INR 45 billion towards the solar modules manufacturing industry by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) can benefit the sales of […]

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SECI Seeking Land for 100 MW Solar Projects in Chhattisgarh for SECL

SECI has issued an EOI for shortlisting of suitable land banks/ parcels for the implementation of 100 MW solar projects in Chhattisgarh. The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued an Expression of Interest (EOI) for shortlisting of suitable land banks/ parcels for the implementation of solar projects in the state of Chhattisgarh. SECI […]

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India and the EU Commit to Energy Connectivity Partnership

Last Saturday, India and the European Union agreed to bring the EU-India Roadmap 2025 in action and foster new synergies to jointly contribute to a safer, greener, cleaner, more digital, resilient and stable world. The day saw two key events- ‘India-EU Leader’s Meeting’ and ‘India-EU Business Roundtable’- being held simultaneously so that alliances in climate, […]

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As RE Continues to Expand, India’s Battery Storage Market a Sleeping Giant: IEEFA

Grid integration of large-scale variable renewables will be one of India’s biggest challenges as it aspires to decarbonise its power economy through deployment of 450 gigawatts (GW) of renewable energy (RE) by 2030. Reaching this target from the current installed renewable capacity of 93 GW will require average annual renewable capacity additions of ~35 GW. […]

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India, Israel, UAE Sign Maiden Trilateral Trade Agreement

At a recent event organised by the International Federation of Indo-Israel Chambers of Commerce (IFIICC) to discuss the ongoing business collaborations being pursued through IFIICC’s leadership across sectors, India, Israel and the UAE signed  their maiden trilateral agreement. The partnership has been initiated by IFIICC, as part of which an Israel-based company, Ecoppia, is producing an […]

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