Tamil Nadu Forms New Green Company TNGECL From TEDA And Tangedco

In a bid to push for green energy generation in the state, the Tamil Nadu government has formed the Tamil Nadu Green Energy Corporation Limited (TNGECL). The corporation was formed by separating the renewable energy department of Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (Tangedco) and merging it with the Tamil Nadu Energy Development Agency (TEDA) […]

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NLC Introduces Renewable Energy Subsidiary- NIGEL

Tamil Nadu-based NLC India Limited, a Navratna Central Public Sector has incorporated a wholly-owned subsidiary, NLC India Green Energy Limited (NIGEL). The arm has been established to commission renewable energy projects. NIGEL has set sights on executing renewable energy projects of a cumulative of 2 GW. These entail a 600 MW solar power project in […]

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Adani Green Wins Battle At TNERC With Tangedco On Tariff Applicability

In an order dated July 20, the Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has ruled in favour of Kamuthi Renewable Energy Ltd., a subsidiary of Adani Green Energy Limited  in a case involving a dispute with TANGEDCO on the applicable tariff for a 75 MW project at Kamuthi.  Tangedco, in an order September 2016, had […]

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CERC Directs Delhi International Airport Ltd to Apply for Fresh Accreditation for RE Certificate

The Central Electrcity Regulatory Commission has approved the plea of Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL) seeking relaxation of Renewable Energy Certificate (REC) norms owing to change in legal status. It has directed DIAL to apply afresh for accreditation and registration of REC. The petition by DIAL had been filed against the National Load Despatch Centre […]

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TANGEDCO Solicits Bids for 420 MW Solar Power Under PM-KUSUM

Tamil Nadu Generation And Distribution Corporation Ltd (TANGEDCO) has issued a tender that invites bids for 420 MW of solar power under PM-KUSUM Scheme (Component A). The last date for the submission of bids is 08.03.2023. The bid processing fee is Rs 5000. The EMD is Rs 100,000. The ceiling tariff of Rs 3.30 has […]

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APTEL Asks TANGEDCO to Reimburse Solar Developers for Excess Energy Demand

The Appellate Tribunal For Electricity (Aptel) has asked The Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Limited (Tangedco) to reimburse solar power developers for excess energy purchased from them exceeding the capacity utilization factor (CUF) of 19%. The said solar power developers include Crescent Power Limited, B.S. Apparel and Ranergy Solutions Pvt. Ltd. Along with tariff […]

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APTEL Sees Merit in Petition by Adani Firms Seeking Project Tariff at Rs. 7.01/unit

Appellants Kamuthi Solar Power Ltd (KSPL) and Ramnad Renewable Energy Ltd (RREL). The two appellants involved have Adani Green Energy as their parent company. Respondents  Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC); Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Limited; Chief Engineer/Non‐Conventional Energy Sources (NCES); Tamil Nadu Transmission Corporation Limited The Appeal The two appeals have been […]

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Tamil Nadu Plans 20,000 MW Solar Installations Across State

Tamil Nadu is girding up to stay in the top position among states in the run for renewable forms of energy. The state, blessed with a long coastline and ample sunshine, has been an early mover and a among the leaders for most of the 21st century. In a fresh development, the Tamil Nadu Generation […]

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TANGEDCO To Add 3 MW Solar Power Under PM-KUSUM Scheme

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission(TNERC) has allowed the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Ltd (Tangedco) to procure solar power with a combined capacity of 3 MW generated by two farmers in the state. The solar power will be purchased at a tariff of Rs 2.99 per unit, under Component – A of the […]

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