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ANERT Invites Bids to Develop 15 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects in Thiruvananthapuram

The Agency for New and Renewable Energy Research and Technology (ANERT) has invited bids for the development of 15 MW of rooftop solar installations in Thiruvananthapuram. The last date for submitting the bid for this Agency for New and Renewable Energy Research and Technology (ANERT) 15 MW tender is November 29, 2022, at 05:00 pm, […]

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Tata Power Solar Launches Off-Grid Solar Solutions in WB, Bihar, Jharkhand

Tata Power Solar Systems has shared that it will launch cost-efficient solar off-grid solutions in the states of West Bengal, Bihar and Jharkhand. Tata Power Solar Systems Ltd (TPSSL), is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tata Power Renewable Energy Ltd (TPREL), manufactures solar modules, solar cells, and other solar products. It also provides EPC services for […]

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ANERT Invites Bids For 2 MW Solar Power Project in Kerala

The Agency for New and Renewable Energy Research and Technology (ANERT) has floated a tender for the 2 MW solar power projects at the MILMA dairy in Ernakulam, Kerala. The last date to submit the bids is October 29, 2022, and bids will be opened on October 31, 2022. The scope of work of this […]

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Renogy Launches REGO- First of its Kind Smart Solar System

USA-based Renogy has announced the release of REGO, which it calls the first-ever fully integrated smart solar power system for off-grid living and its now available via the Renogy webstore. Renogy claims to be a leader in renewable solar energy products. According to the official statement of Renogy, specifically designed for first timers, DIYers and […]

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Assam Continues Focus on Off Grid Solar Systems With Tender for 71,999 Systems

Assam, faced with challenges of terrain and delivering power to some of the more inaccessible parts of the state, has tried to emulate the Bangladesh example, using solar systems in a big way to ensure energy access for its people. The latest move is a tender by the Assam Power Distribution Company Limited (APDCL), inviting […]

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Performance-Based Financial Mechanism for MNRE’s CST Scheme: GERMI

A new study has found that MNRE’s off-grid and decentralised CST scheme should have a performance-based financial support mechanism A new study has found that the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy’s (MNRE’s) off-grid and decentralised concentrated solar thermal (CST) scheme should have a performance-based financial support mechanism instead of the capital subsidy that was being provided earlier by […]

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The Missing Element in the Proposed Electricity Act Reforms

India is the third largest producer and consumer of electricity worldwide. But it still has one of the lowest per capita power consumption (1,181 kWh) as compared to the world’s average per capita power consumption, which stands high at nearly 2,700 kWh. Because of this, our nation faces the challenge of ensuring sound financial health […]

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PM Emphasizes on Financial Sustainability of Power Sector, Make in India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi emphasized the need for improving the financial sustainability of the power sector in order to solve the issues prevailing in the sector especially the power distribution sector. He said during a detailed review meeting held on Thursday evening on the power sector with the Ministry of Power (MoP) and the Ministry […]

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MNRE Extends Off-Grid & Decentralised Solar PV Applications Programme Phase-III

In a next spell of extensions, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has extended the third phase of off-grid and decentralized solar photovoltaic (PV) applications programme till FY20-21. The Ministry further instructed that “the implementation agencies will continue to implement the scheme as per the approved guidelines dated 07-08-2018 and amendments thereof.” However, […]

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