Premier Energies Bags Rs 1700cr Solar Module Order From NTPC

Premier Energies, an Indian integrated solar cell and module manufacturer, has been awarded a 608-megawatt (MW) DCR (Indigenous Solar Cell and Module) Bifacial Solar PV Modules supply order from NTPC Limited, a public sector undertaking owned by the Government of India. NTPC is India’s largest power utility with an installed capacity of 73,824 MW (including […]

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NTPC Objects To Solar Cell Imports From China, Loses Case Before CERC

In a recent case before the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC), Indian power behemoth NTPC objected to the plan of a solar power developer to continue importing solar cells at higher prices. The development came to the fore when Solairepro Urja Pvt Ltd, a Pune-based solar developer, moved CERC seeking compensation.  The firm demanded compensation […]

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The 2023 Playback- What Our Most Read Stories Tell Us

As a digital publisher, one of the joys of publishing is the feedback, both immediate and ongoing that writers get on their stories. Seen both in actual pageviews and in terms of traction on social media, this feedback loop is a key to decide what gets covered, and what doesn’t at times. We say at […]

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Solalite Power & ACME Take Home Highest Capacity in NTPC 1500 MW Wind-Solar Tender

NTPC Ltd. has recently finalized a highly competitive bidding process for wind-solar hybrid power procurement in Tranche-1 (ISTS), open for development anywhere in the country. The tender, boasting a capacity of 1,500 MW, culminated in a reverse auction held on December 27, 2023. The initial L1 tariff was set low at INR 3.35 per kilowatt-hour […]

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Zetwerk Secures 375 MW Solar Module Deal with NTPC

Zetwerk, a managed marketplace for contract manufacturing, has secured a deal with National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) for supplying 375 MWp of solar PV modules. This project is led by NTPC – Renewable Energy Limited (REL).   Zetwerk, claims to be one of the largest suppliers for energy projects in segments such as solar, wind, and oil […]

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K Shanmugha Sundaram Takes Over as Director (Projects) at NTPC

K. Shanmugha Sundaram has taken charge as Director (Projects), NTPC on December 1, 2023. K. Shanmugha Sundaram is a 1988 batch Electronics and Communication Engineering graduate from the Government College of Technology, Coimbatore with PGDM from MDI Gurgaon in the area of Strategy & Finance. Prior to joining as Director (Projects), NTPC Limited, he was […]

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Tata Power Renewable Energy Gets LoA For Supply of 200 MW From SJVN

Tata Power Renewable Energy Limited (TPREL), a subsidiary of The Tata Power Company Limited, has received a Letter of Award (LOA) for developing a 200 MW Firm and Dispatchable Renewable Energy (FDRE) project with SJVN Limited (SJVN). SJVN is an Indian public sector undertaking (PSU) involved in hydroelectric and renewable power generation and transmission. It […]

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NTPC REL Floats Tender for 900 MW Solar Projects In Andhra Pradesh

The renewable energy arm of NTPC, NTPC Renewable Energy Limited (NTPC REL) has invited online bids from eligible bidders on single stage two envelope, (viz. envelope-I: techno-commercial bid and envelope-II: price bid) for land and power evacuation package for the development of 900 MW ISTS connected solar PV projects in Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh with the […]

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