BPCL Awards 52 MW Solar Consultancy Contract To Ahasolar Technologies

Bharat Petroleum Corporation (BPCL) has announced it has awarded the consultancy contract for setting up a 52 MW solar power project in Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh to Ahasolar Technologies. The tender for the solar power project was floated by BPCL in February. Under the ambit of the project, BPCL has planned to power its refineries through […]

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Husk Power Plans To Commission More Mini-Grids In India: William Brent (CMO)

How did the journey of Husk Power Systems start? Husk Power’s journey started around 2008 with its co-founder, Manoj Sinha, and other like-minded people from Bihar. At that time, rural electrification was a major issue in India and states like Bihar. Husk came into the picture to ensure that the unserved communities in those areas […]

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NTPC Invites Vendor Enlistment Bids For 20 MWp Solar Project In UP

National Thermal Corporation of India (NTPC) released a tender for 20 MWp project in Uttar Pradesh (UP) for enlistment of EPC vendors to develop rooftop and ground mounted solar PV in one tender. The company specified the technical criterion for the bidder, to have designed/ engineered, supplied, erected/ supervised erection and commissioned/ supervised commissioning of […]

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Growatt Inverters, Vibgyor Power Beverage Factory in Uttar Pradesh

Global energy storage firm Growatt has recently powered a soft drink factory located in Uttar Pradesh, Moon Beverages Limited. New Delhi-based solar power developer Vibgyor Energy commissioned the plant. It has a capacity of 5.3 MW. This project, powered by 9,788 solar panels from the Vigyor and 29 Growatt ‘MAX 125KTL3-X LV’ inverters, can generate […]

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PM Modi Inaugurates Several Solar Projects In Rajasthan, UP, Other States

PM Narendra Modi today inaugurated a slew of solar and renewable energy projects across the country during his visit to Adilabad in Telangana. Prime Minister Modi inaugurated the National Hydroelectric Power Corporation’s (NHPC’s) 380 MW Solar Project at Jaisalmer, Rajasthan. Around 792 million units of green power will be generated each year from the project. […]

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UP Identifies 195 Acres Of Land To Setup Solar Plants Under PM-KUSUM

In its latest notification, the Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Development Agency (UPNEDA) listed a total identified land of up to 195 acres under the PM-KUSUM scheme. The department said that this land parcel, owned by the government’s farmers in some places, could be diverted for setting up grid-connected solar power plants under the […]

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Solar Power To Fuel Lalitpur’s Bulk Drug Park In Uttar Pradesh

The Uttar Pradesh government has now embarked on a journey to set up of a large scale solar plant at Bulk Drug Park in Lalitpur in the state, a media release from the government said. These plants are part of government’s action plan for installing large-scale solar plants, and making them operational in the state.  […]

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UP Issues Tender For Solarisation of 1,000 Agricultural Pumps Under PM-KUSUM 

The Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Development Agency (UPNEDA) has now issued a tender for solarising 1,000 agricultural pumps under the Component C of Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthan Mahabhiyan (PM-KUSUM) scheme. The state nodal agency for clean energy projects asked bidders to bid for the project under which they would be […]

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UP Floats Tender To Outsource Operations & Maintenance Of Solar Mini-Grids 

The Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Development Agency (UPNEDA) has now issued a tender to outsource the operations and maintenance of its solar mini-grids. The government plans to give the contract to the interested parties on a revenue-sharing basis. The tender also said that with this, the state agency intends to revive and restore the old […]

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