Juniper Commissions 105 MW Solar Power Project In Maharashtra

Delhi-based renewable energy power producer Juniper Green Energy has commissioned a 105 MW Jalkot Solar Power Project in Maharashtra. With this project, the company claimed to enhance the region with 105 MW of solar energy. This initiative reflects Juniper Green Energy’s continued support for expanding India’s renewable energy sector. The project was commissioned in record […]

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MERC Relief For Wind Energy Generator In Maharashtra

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC), in its order earlier this month, provided relief from the threat of disconnection to a Wind Energy Generator (Rajlakshmi Minerals) , after the state discom, Maharashtra State Energy Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) threatened to disconnect its  turbines. MSEDCL’s contention was threefold. a) Apparent non-installation of individual meters at each […]

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MSEDCL Releases Tender For 1000 MW Solar Power Project

Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) released a tender inviting long-term bids for procurement from 1000 MW inter/intra-state grid-connected solar power projects through a tariff-based bidding process. MSEDCL document mentioned, “This tender is for purchase of power on a long-term basis through a competitive bidding process. This is to be followed by a reverse […]

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MSEDCL Invites Bids For Procurement From 500 MW Hybrid Projects

Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) invited a long-term bid for procurement from 500 MW Inter/intra-state grid-connected wind-solar hybrid projects. This project has a green shoe option of additional capacity of up to 500 MW through a tariff-based bidding process on the e-Bidding portal to mitigate Renewable Purchase Obligation (RPO). The bid document was […]

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MSEDCL Approves Maharashtra’s Procurement Of 7,783 MW Solar Energy

Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Ltd. (MSEDCL) recently approved the procurement of 7783 MW on a long-term basis at a tariff of Rs 2.90 to 3.10/kWh from solar generators. The commission also allows MSEDCL to procure additional power up to 2000 MW under subsequent rounds of bidding under MSKVY 2.0 subject to the condition that […]

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Maharashtra Invites Bids To Procure 1 GW Solar Project

Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited has issued a tender inviting bids for procuring 1 GW of grid-connected solar power to meet its renewable purchase obligation and future power needs. The last date to submit bids is April 3. According to tender document by Maharashtra discom, the bids will be thrown open on the same […]

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MERC Imposes 45L Penalty On MSEDCL Over Non-Compliance

In its latest judgment, the Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) imposed penalties on the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Co. Ltd (MSEDCL) over non-compliance issues. The Maharashtra power regulator passed the Order after Harshwardhan Jadhav, an ex-MLA, moved MERC, seeking action against the state discom.  In his petition before the MERC, the petitioner blamed the MSEDCL for non-compliance with the […]

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Shakti Pumps Empaneled For 50,000 Solar Pumps In Maharashtra

Pithampur, Madhya Pradesh-based Shakti Pumps, a leader in solar pumping solutions, announced that it has received Letter of Empanelment from Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL), for 50,000 Off-Grid Solar Photovoltaic Water Pumping Systems (SPWPS) pumps for the entire state of Maharashtra under Component-B of PM-KUSUM scheme (Phase-III). The total value of the 50,000 […]

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Power Consumption By EVs Up 216% In Maharashtra

In a sign of things to come across more and more states in India, the sale of power for electric vehicles in the state has increased by 216% in ten months — from 4.56 million units in September 2022 to 14.44 million units in July 2023, Chairman and Managing Director of Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution […]

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