CERC Rejects ReNew Power Plea On Force Majeure for 250 MW Wind Project

In an order dated July 29, the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has rejected multiple contentions by ReNew Power regarding a 250 MW ISTS connected wind energy project for 250 MW that it had won in 2018. ReNew had made SECI, as well as multiple state discoms that are buying power from the project respondents […]

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SECI Extends Deadlines Of Two Solar Tenders Of 1710MW Cumulative Capacity

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has extended the deadline for its two big solar projects with a cumulative capacity of 1710 MW. The 1710 MW cumulative capacity entails two tenders: a 1680 MW Domestically Manufactured Solar PV Modules tender and a 30 MW Floating Solar PV (FSPV) Plants at Koderma, Mejia, and Raghunathpur […]

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Solar Energy Corporation Extends Deadline For One EV Captive Charging Station

Recently, Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has extended its Deadline for the bid submission deadlines for its one EV Captive Charging Station on the premises of NCRTC, by a further period to August 10, 2022.  The tender had first been released on June 24, 2022. This EV Captive Charging Station tenders include Supply, Erection, […]

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Omkareshwar Floating Solar: RUMSL Invites Bids for Phase 2 of 300 MW

Following the successful conclusion of it’s phase I tender for 300 MW, Rewa Ultra Mega Solar (RUMSL) has initiated proceedings for phase 2. The plans for 600 MW  floating solar power project in Madhya Pradesh’s Omkareshwar Reservoir seem to be progressing well to make it among the largest floating solar projects worldwide in time. This […]

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JSW Energy Gets SECI LOA For 300 MW Wind Energy Project

JSW Neo Energy Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of JSW Energy Limited, has received Letter of Award (LoA) for a total Wind capacity of 300 MW from Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI). The company had won the 300 MW capacity at Rs 2.94/unit in the tariff based competitive bid invited by SECI for […]

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SECI Cancelled Solar Tenders Of 166 MW Cumulative Capacity Recently

In the last two days (11 and 12 July) SECI has cancelled three solar tenders with a total capacity of 166 MW. The three tenders include 100 MW solar tender of Getalsud Dam, Ranchi, 44 MW & 22 MW solar tender of The Singareni Collieries Company Limited (SCCL). SECI has said that the reason behind […]

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SECI Cancels 100 MW Getalsud Dam Floating Solar Tender

Over two months after it first extended the deadline to respond to bidders, the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has cancelled the tender for the 100 MW Getalsud Dam project near Ranchi in Jharkhand. The cancellation follows a familiar pattern of challenges faced with floating solar tenders in India, where the standout success has […]

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300 MW Hybrid Project: MERC Approves Reduced Tarrif Of Rs 2.56/KWh

Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) recently ordered that the voluntarily offered tariff of Rs. 2.56 per unit be applicable for supply of 300 MW RE wind-solar hybrid power by T.P. Saurya Limited (subsidiary of Tata Power) to Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Co. Ltd (MSEDCL). A three-judge bench comprising Sanjay Kumar, IM Bohari and Mahesh Khullar, […]

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SECI Has Floated RFS For Setting Up 8 MW Of Waste To Energy Project In Uttar Pradesh

Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI) has invited solar project developers for the request for selection (RFS) for the establishment of 8 MW of grid-connected waste to energy project, which is to come up in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. This project will be completed under Tariff-based Competitive Bidding (WTE-1).  The last date to submit the […]

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