Around 54 GW of RE Projects Under-Construction in India: CEA Report

  Month Day, Year by Author via Twitter According to a report on Under Construction Renewable Energy Projects released by the Central Electricity Authority (CEA), India’s installed renewable energy (RE) capacity, excluding large hydro, reached approximately 125.16 GW by the end of March 2023. The report indicates that the country aims to add over 54 […]

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NHPC in MoU with GRIDCO for 2 GW Pumped Storage, 1 GW Solar in Odisha

Hydropower developer NHPC Ltd, has entered into an MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) with Grid Corporation of Odisha (GRIDCO). The agreement will pave the way for the development of pumped storage and renewable energy projects in Odisha. As per the agreement, pumped storage projects of a minimum of 2 GW and renewable energy projects that shall […]

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MP Allots 525 MW Of Pumped Storage Project At Indira Sagar To NHDC

The Renewable Energy department of Madhya Pradesh (MP) allotted a 525 Megawatt (MW) of Pumped Storage Project (PSP) to the NHDC Limited, a joint venture of the National Hydro Power Corporation (NHPC) and the Madhya Pradesh government. As per the mandate, the PSP would be constructed using the Indira Sagar reservoir and Omkareshwar reservoir under […]

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NHPC, Torrent To Invest Rs 71,000 Crore On Energy Storage, Renewable Energy In Maharashtra

Government owned hydropower major central PSU NHPC Ltd and Ahmedabad-headquartered Torrent Power have signed separate MoUs with the state government of Maharashtra for the development of storage projects and other renewable energy. With regards to the deal signed by NHPC, the central PSU said in a regulatory filing that it will establish four energy storage […]

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NHPC Solicits Bids for EPC of 75 MW Solar Power Project with O&M

National Hydroelectric Power Corporation has issued a tender for EPC contract for the development of 75 MW capacity ISTS connected solar power project anywhere in India for sale of energy through Power Exchange along with comprehensive O and M of 05 years. The cost of bid document is Rs.10,000. The bid security amount is Rs. […]

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NHPC Floats Tender for EPC Contract of 50 MW Floating Solar Power Project in Kerala

National Hydroelectric Power Company (NHPC) has floated a tender for the Engineering Procurement and Construction (EPC) contract for the development of 50 MW floating solar power project and associated transmission system for grid connectivity along with comprehensive O&M for 05 (five) years at West Kallada, District-Kollam, in the state of Kerala. The online bid submission […]

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NHPC Invites Bids for EPC Contract for Development of 300 MW Floating Solar Project

National Hydroelectric Power Corporation has issued a tender for the Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) Contract for the development of 300 MW capacity floating solar power project and associated 220 KV transmission line for connectivity at 400 KV grid substation alongwith comprehensive operation and maintenance for 05 years at Rengali Reservoir at Angul district in […]

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MNRE Allows Time Extension For Solar/Hybrid Projects Only In ‘Genuine Cases’

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued a fresh order to act against erring renewable energy project developers who willfully delay clean energy projects and ask for relaxations on commissioning dates.  In its latest Order, the ministry said it gave the renewable energy implementing agencies like SECI, NTPC, and NHPC the power […]

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MNRE Outlines Calendar For 50 GW RE Tenders

In a measure of intent that is as strong as it can get, the MNRE (Ministry of New and Renewable Energy) has published a full calendar for the financial year FY23-24, outlining the bidding targets for the 4 key central implementing agencies. These include SECI, NTPC, NHPC and SJVN.   Adding up to the announced target […]

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