UPNEDA Revises Norms in 150 MW Solar RFS Under PM KUSUM

UPNEDA (Uttar Pradesh New Energy Development Agency) had issued a tender for procurement of power through tariff based competitive bidding process from grid connected solar power plants connected to selected segregated agriculture feeder of distribution substation cumulative capacity of 150 MW for sale of power to UPPCL at various locations in Uttar Pradesh through RESCO […]

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Ashish Goyal Takes Over Reins of UPPCL as New CMD

Ashish Kumar Goyal has taken over the reins of UPPCL (Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited) as its CMD.  Ashish is a seasoned IAS officer who belongs from the 1995 batch. He recently concluded a stint at central deputation. In May, last year, M Devaraj had stepped into the role of the Chairman of UPPCL and […]

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State Commissions Can’t Decide On Trade Margins In ISTS Projects: APTEL

The Appellate Tribunal For Electricity (APTEL), in its latest judgment, ruled that State Commissions do not have the jurisdiction to take a call on the trade margins for Inter-State Transmission System (ISTS) power projects. The apex tribunal passed the order while hearing a case between the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) against an impugned […]

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UPNEDA Issues RFS for SPGs for Solarization of Feeders of 150 MW Cumulative Capacity

Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Development Agency, (UPNEDA) has invited online bids from prospective bidders for selection of Solar Power Generators (SPGs) through tariff based competitive bidding for setting up of grid connected solar power plants for solarization of segregated agriculture feeders at distribution substations cumulative capacity of 150 MW for sale of power […]

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Uttar Pradesh Backs Farmers for Solar Plants With Subsidies

The state of Uttar Pradesh that has not shown much speed in terms of renewables growth so far seems to be making some moves of late. The Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation (UPPCL) has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with the farmers of the state for 7 MW of solar power generation projects under the PM […]

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APTEL Cites Unlawful Process in UP To Restore Bid Prices For Adani Green Energy

In a judgement that is as much an indictment of almost all the bodies involved in the Uttar Pradesh power sector. the Appellate Tribunal For Electricity (APTEL) has come down heavily on UP New Energy Development Authority (UPNEDA), UP Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL), UP Transmission Company Limited (UPTCL) and the state regulator UPERC. In its […]

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SJVN Begins Operating 75 MW Parasan Solar Project in Uttar Pradesh

The state-run company, SJVN Ltd.’s 75 MW Parasan Solar Power Project, Uttar Pradesh, has achieved commercial operation, according to Nand Lal Sharma, Chairman & Managing Director. The installed capacity of SJVN is now 2091.5 MW. To build a 75 MW solar power project at the Parasan Solar Park in Uttar Pradesh, state-owned SJVN signed a […]

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UPPCL Invites Bids for 10 MW/40MWh Standalone BESS in Mathura

Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Ltd. (UPPCL) has invited bids for the setting up of a project of a 10MW / 40MWh standalone battery energy storage system in Uttar Pradesh at Vrindavan, Mathura. The last date for submitting the bid for this 10MW / 40MWh standalone battery energy storage system project is December 26, 2022, & […]

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SJVN Commissions Uttar Pradesh’s 75-MW Parasan Solar Project

Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam (SJVN) has announced that it has begun to commission its 75-MW Solar Power Project in the Parasan Solar Park. The solar power project is located in Tehsil Kalpi in Jalaun district which is near Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. The state owned firm has confirmed that the process of commissioning will be completed […]

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