Solar Power

Poor Air Quality Affecting Solar Power Generation In India, Finds Study

New data by Solargis, a solar data and software solutions company,  has revealed that solar irradiance witnesses a downfall during winter months in India. The data by the company says that India’s solar power generation is being significantly impacted by poor air quality during winter months. Avik Mitra, business account manager, at Solargis, said, “January […]

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POWERGRID To Evacuate 18 GW Power From Gujarat, Rajasthan Plants

Power Grid Corporation of India, POWERGRID, has announced that it has won the contracts to establish three inter-state transmission systems (ISTS) projects on a build, own, operate, and transfer (BOOT) basis to evacuate 18 GW of power from several plants based in Rajasthan & Gujarat. These projects include a Transmission System for the evacuation of […]

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MPJN Issues Consultancy Tender For 100 MW Solar & 60 MW Wind Projects

The Madhya Pradesh Jal Nigam (MPJN) has issued a request for bids for Consultancy services for 100 MW solar and 60 MW wind generating projects. MPJN is desirous of engaging a consultant for support in setting up Solar PV and Wind projects for Captive Utilization of Power under Group Captive Mechanism and to support in […]

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EEW Partners With Grupo COBRA Australia To Develop 200 MWdc Solar Farm & 50MW BESS

EEW Eco Energy World, an independent renewable energy projects developer, has announced a partnership to develop a 200 MWdc solar PV farm plus a 50 MW BESS (battery energy storage system) project with Grupo COBRA, an industrial and energy services group. The project, located in Queensland, Australia, is set to reach ready-to-build status within 2024. […]

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Relief On The Horizon For Solar Developers In GIB Zone In Rajasthan

In developments in the vital GIB case that has impacted almost 20 GW of solar capacity additions by some estimates, the matter of building Solar Plants in a massive 80,000 square Km zone termed the Great Indian Bustard (GIB) habitat zone seems closer to a resolution. The issue had been the demand of conservationists, being […]

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Korkia & Econous Green Energy Partner To Develop 600 MW Solar Power In Romania

Korkia and Romania-based renewable energy developer Econous Green Energy have set up a partnership to develop 600 MW of solar energy in Romania. Initial projects are expected to be licensed and ready for construction in 2025. According to a media statement by Korkia, 600 MW of photovoltaic capacity means approximately 780,000 MWh of electricity production, […]

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Responsible Renewable Energy Summit focuses on social good, circularity & ecological aspects of RE expansion in India

To foster dialogue about India’s rapidly advancing renewable energy landscape, the Responsible Energy Initiative convened its annual “Responsible Renewable Energy Summit 2024,” in New Delhi. The event drew active engagement from senior government officials, stakeholders in the renewable energy sector, investors, intellectuals, policymakers, research institutions, and energy specialists. The event was organised by Responsible Energy […]

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MSEDCL Approves Maharashtra’s Procurement Of 7,783 MW Solar Energy

Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Ltd. (MSEDCL) recently approved the procurement of 7783 MW on a long-term basis at a tariff of Rs 2.90 to 3.10/kWh from solar generators. The commission also allows MSEDCL to procure additional power up to 2000 MW under subsequent rounds of bidding under MSKVY 2.0 subject to the condition that […]

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Maharashtra Invites Bids To Procure 1 GW Solar Project

Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited has issued a tender inviting bids for procuring 1 GW of grid-connected solar power to meet its renewable purchase obligation and future power needs. The last date to submit bids is April 3. According to tender document by Maharashtra discom, the bids will be thrown open on the same […]

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