Revised ALMM List: Eight Solar Module Manufacturers Enlist New Models

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) in its latest revised list of Approved List of Manufacturers and Modules of Solar PV Modules (ALMM) has incorporated numerous new solar module models from eight Indian solar module manufacturers. These included new model enlistment from Gautam Solar, Waaree Energy, Agrawal Renewable, HR Solar Solution, Sahaj Solar, […]

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Offshore Wind Developers To Get Seabed Area On Lease For Five Years

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued norms for the tenders for allocating seabed to develop offshore wind projects. It comes when the ministry has proposed to hold bids for the allocation of offshore wind sites off the coast of Tamil Nadu.  As per the norms, the National Institute of Wind Energy […]

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NTPC Issues Tender To Develop 2GW of Pumped Hydro Energy Storage Projects

NTPC Renewable Energy Limited (NREL) has issued a tender seeking bids from eligible bidders to develop Pumped Hydro Energy Storage projects upto 2000 Megawatt (MW). The tender document said that these projects could be located in any part of the country.  NREL has mulled developing such projects with a 25-year design life which can give six hours […]

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NTPC Issues Tender Seeking Partners To Venture Into Offshore Wind Business

NTPC Green Energy Limited (NGEL), the green arm of the NTPC Group, has now expressed its intention to venture into the business of offshore wind projects in the country. This sector is now largely untouched in India, with no visible players in sight to undertake large offshore wind projects.  Paving the way for the same, […]

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CEA Issues O&M Norms For New Transmission Service Providers

The Central Electricity Authority (CEA) has now come up with fresh guidelines for the Operations and Maintenance (O&M) of electricity transmission networks. The authority crafted these norms to clarify the role of the new transmission service provider (TSP) towards the O&M works of its assets. The order said that the Request for Proposal (RfP) documents for projects […]

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