JAKEDA Invites Bids for Engagement of Consultants for Renewable Energy Projects

JAKEDA, or, the Jammu & Kashmir Energy Development Agency, has issued a tender for the engagement of consultants for the implementation of solar power and other renewable energy projects/schemes in Jammu & Kashmir UT. The tender has been issued for and on behalf of the Lt. Governor of UT of J&K. The tender is based […]

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J&K Offers Mega Subsidies On Solar Panels, Solar Pumps

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Secretary Arun Kumar Mehta, in his latest announcement, said that the power consumers wishing to install rooftop solar in the state would get a 65 percent subsidy from the government. In comparison, those opting for solar-powered pumps would get up to 80 percent subsidy. With the latest move, the deployment of […]

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JAKEDA Issues EoI for EPC, O&M of Rooftop Project of 200 MW Under Jammu Solar City Mission

Jammu and Kashmir Energy Development Agency (JAKEDA), has invited sealed EoI from eligible firms/vendors for solar photovoltaics as per MNRE, GoI, policy and guidelines for phase-II of grid connected rooftop solar PV power plants scheme for site survey, design, supply, erecting, testing and commissioning including warranty, comprehensive maintenance contract (CMC) for five (05) years of […]

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J&K approves 200 MW rooftop solar project in Jammu city

The Administrative Council (AC) headed by LG Manoj Sinha, has approved the development of 200 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar power plants in Jammu City. These plants hope to take the optimal advantage of the solar irradiance in the high resource region of Jammu and Kashmir. They will come up as part of the ‘Solar […]

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SECI Invites Tender for 5MW Agri Solar Power Project in Kashmir

The Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI) has invited tenders for design, engineering, supply, construction, erection, testing and commissioning of a 5 MW(AC) grid connected saffron based Agro-Solar PV Power Plant at Pampore, Pulwama, Jammu and Kashmir. The notification by SECI also holds that the tender also includes operations and maintenance responsibilities for 10 […]

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Over Rs 150 Crore Rooftop Solar Power Scam Surfaces in JAKEDA

A multi-crore scam has surfaced in Jammu and Kashmir Energy Development Agency (JAKEDA). Solar Projects worth Rs 155 crore for supply, installation and commissioning of roof top solar power plants were allotted to 10 firms without any tenders while the 14 other firms which qualified in the tendering process got just Rs 42.35 crore contract, […]

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SECI Invites Bids for 7.5GW Solar Projects in Leh, Kargil

Moreover, SECI will enter into the Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with the successful bidders for purchase of solar power for a period of 35 years. The government-backed Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued a Request for Selection (RfS) document for selection of solar power developers for setting up of 7500 MW grid-connected solar […]

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JAKEDA Issues Tender for 5 MW Solar Project in J&K

The last date for the submission of bids is January 14, 2019 and the time allotted to finish the project is 1 year from the date of issuance of the award. Jammu & Kashmir Energy Development Agency (JAKEDA) has invited bids for supply, installation and commissioning of grid interactive rooftop solar PV power plants of […]

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MNRE’s ‘Rooftop Solar Power Plants’ Scheme to Rescue Kashmir From Power Crisis

The scheme will provide government subsidy of 70 percent to the customers generating solar energy and setting up roof top solar plants. During winters the electricity demand in Kashmir rises to up to 1900MWs against the availability of 1200MWs produced by the Power Development Department (PDD) of Kashmir. In order to compensate the additional 700MW […]

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