5200 Megawatts Solar Capacity to be added in 2016-17

India is set to add 5200 MW solar capacity this fiscal year with various states coming out with policies for the sector. The reports from a study conducted by the ratings agency, CARE, it is estimated that out of total installed renewable energy capacity of 42750 MW as on 31st March, the solar energy share […]

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PM Narendra Modi invites India’s top fossil fuel ventures to contribute in solar

India’s topmost energy corporations are moving beyond their roots in fossil fuels to plough money into renewables, supporting the idea of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s goal to expand the growth of alternatives to the most polluting forms of energy. According to the reports of state agency responsible for implementing energy policy, one of the prominent […]

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NTPC invites bids for 18MW solar PV project in Andaman and Nicobar

India’s largest utility NTPC has invited bids for 18MW grid-connected solar PV project in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. The 18MW project at Chidiyatapu in South Andaman, A&N Islands will be awarded via a reverse auction, domestic competitive bidding process. Bidder shall provide comprehensive operation & maintenance of the plant for a period of five […]

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NSPCL is tendering for the development of a 50MW solar PV project in Tamil Nadu

NTPC-SAIL Power Company Private Limited (NSPCL) a joint venture between NTPC Ltd and SAIL is tendering for the development of a 50MW solar PV project in Tamil Nadu. The Project location is within the land of Salem Steel Plant located in Salem district of the state. The tender is for the design, engineering, manufacturing, supply, […]

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Two solar PV projects worth Rs 3,104 crore get NTPC board approval

NTPC board has accorded approval to investment proposals worth Rs 3,104 crore for solar PV projects in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan. Power major NTPC has informed BSE that the Board of Directors of the Company at its meeting held on March 30, 2016, has accorded investment approval for Mandsaur Solar PV Project (5×50 MW) in […]

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NTPC is readying its 5 kWp floating solar PV plant

NTPC is readying its 5 kWp floating solar photovoltaic power project at the Rajiv Gandhi Combined Cycle Power Project, Kayamkulam. Bidding for design, supply, testing and commissioning of 5kwp floating solar PV plant with 5kwp ground mounted solar PV plant started last year in November. Both the projects of 5kwp floating solar PV plant and […]

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