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Germany-based RWE Begins Building 330 MW UK Solar Projects

Germany-based clean energy company RWE has initiated work related to seven projects, representing 330 megawatts (MW) of new, clean electricity capacity, now entering construction in the United Kingdom. The projects are the first to be constructed from the solar portfolio secured by RWE through its acquisition of JBM Solar, one of the UK’s largest independent […]

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GAIL Issues Tender For Solar Plants Across Locations In India

State-owned natural gas processing and distribution company GAIL has issued a tender inviting bids for the design, supply, installation, testing, commissioning, and operation & maintenance (O&M) of rooftop and land-based solar energy plants at multiple locations. The deadline for bid submission is April 2, 2024, with bid opening scheduled for the next day. Bidders must […]

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SCCL To Set Up 800 MW Solar Plants On Reservoirs In Telangana

Singareni Collieries Company Limited (SCCL) is planning to set up about 800 MW solar plants on huge reservoirs. The Chairman and Managing Director of SCCL said Saturday that the company would set up about 800 MW solar plants on huge reservoirs with the approval of the State government. Singareni had already set up 234 MW […]

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DHBVN Issues Tender For 28.35 MW Solar Plants In Haryana

Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam Limited (DHBVN) has issued a tender inviting walk-in applications on ‘First Come First Serve Basis’ for setting up decentralised grid-connected ground/ stilt solar PV power plants with a total capacity of 28.35 MW under Component-A of PM KUSUM scheme. The tender invites farmers, panchayats, co-operatives, Farmer Producer Organisations (FPO), and […]

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Top 5 Challenges for Solar Financing in India

While the tide has clearly turned in favour of more and better financing for solar, it’s instructive to understand just why it was not happening till now. We listed down all the top reason cited by financiers, to build this list of top 5. Understanding Solar. A key issue is the limited understanding of solar […]

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Jharkhand Invites Bids for Solar Plants in Tribal Villages Under PM-JANMAN

Jharkhand Renewable Energy Development Agency (JREDA) has invited bids regarding designing, manufacturing, testing, supply, installation & commissioning of Solar Photo voltaic Mini/Micro Grid and Solar Standalone Systems of different capacities with distribution network including control room & connection to households along with five-year comprehensive maintenance contract (CMC) on Turnkey basis in different PVTG villages anywhere […]

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L’Oréal Signs Agreement with EDF for Renewable Energy

French personal care company L’Oréal has partnered for renewable energy with EDF Renewables through a PPA. EDF Renewables is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the French utility EDF Group. As per the 15-year agreement, EDF will be focussing  on two solar parks located in the Corrèze and Vosges regions, where EDF will be able to produce […]

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Himurja Issues Tender for Set up of 100 MW Solar Plants

Himurja, the state energy agency responsible for the promotion and sustainable development of renewable energy and related R&D in Himachal Pradesh has invited bids for the establishment of 100 MW solar plants in Himachal Pradesh. These will be set up on private and leased land. The  PRO of Himurja Panna Lal revealed that the tender […]

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