India

Smart City Mission starts second phase of rooftop PV installations
Smart City of Indian Ludhiana has partnered with PEDA to start phase 2 of installing the rooftop photovoltaic plants.
Jan 14, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Rooftop PV, India, Asia, rooftop PV, ET, Ludhiana
AAI has issued a tender for the commissioning of a 1 MW grid-connected solar energy plant at the Begumpet Airport in Hyderabad.
Airports Authority of India (AAI) has issued a tender, inviting bids from eligible firms for commissioning of a 1 MW grid-connected solar energy plant at the Begumpet Airport in Hyderabad.
Jan 14, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, India, tender, Asia, Hyderabad, AAI
Indian Railways plans 1GW of PV, opens solar section on southern line
Indian Railways, one of the world's largest employers, is planning 1GW of solar PV and 200MW of wind power by 2021-22 across its Zonal Railways and Production Units.
Jan 14, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, India, Asia, Andhra Pradesh, Piyush Goyal, Indian Railways
Indian scientists are developing unique VRFB
OPG and IITD collaborate to conduct a joint research and development of vanadium redox flow batteries. The project is financed by Indian Science & Technology Department.
Jan 13, 2020 // Technology, Manufacturing News, Storage, India, Asia, OPG, IITD, vanadium flow batt
Tata Power Solar Bags 250 MW Solar Project From NTPC Under CPSU Scheme
Tata Power Solar has received a Letter Of Award (LOA) from NTPC for the development of a 250 MW solar project under the CPSU scheme.
Jan 13, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, India, NTPC, Asia, tata power solar
BHEL Tenders for O&M of 5 MW Solar Plant in Tamil Nadu
BHEL has tendered for carrying out the O&M work on the firms’ 5 MW solar plant in Tamil Nadu.
Jan 13, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, India, O&M, tender, Asia, bhel
Technique Solaire Commission Second Solar Project in India
Technique Solaire has successfully commissioned its second project in India. The solar plant, with a total output of 27 MWp is spread over 40 hectares.
Jan 13, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, India, Asia, maharashtra, Technique Solaire, Julien Fleury
NTPC launches tender for 870kW photovoltaic station
Indian NTPC Limited has launched an action for 870-kilowatt rooftop photovoltaic station. The system will be installed at the company’s second stage of TG Hall in Vindhyachal.
Jan 11, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Floating PV, India, tender, NTPC, Asia, rooftop PV
SECI tenders another 1.2 GW of grid-connected solar projects across India
Bidders can pitch for up to 300 MW of generation capacity per project with the deadline for proposals on February 4. The eighth tranche of inter-state transmission system program capacity offered by the Solar Energy Corporation of India comes with a solar energy price ceiling of Rs2.78/kWh.
Jan 9, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Grids, India, SECI, tender, Asia
APDCL invites to bid for 30MW Assam-based solar projects
Indian APDCL has floated a tender for 30 megawatts of solar capacity in three Assam’s districts. The tender is being held under the second phase of the CPSU scheme.
Jan 9, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, India, tender, Asia, Assam, APDCL
NTPC Tenders for Installation of 550 kW Rooftop Solar Projects
NTPC Limited has issued a tender for the installation of rooftop solar projects at two of its locations worth a combined generational capacity of 550 kW.
Jan 8, 2020 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, Rooftop PV, India, tender, NTPC, Asia, rooftop PV
KPI Global Commissions Addl 1.2MW Solar Project in Gujarat
Gujarat-based KPI Global Infrastructure Ltd has commissioned its additional 1.2 MW solar power project in Gujarat under captive power producer (CPP) category.
Jan 7, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, India, Asia, captive power producer, Gujarat Energy Development Agency, Independent Power Producer, KPI Global
ONGC launches tender for 5MW solar project at Hazira Plant
Oil&Natural Gas Corp has issued an invitation to tender for development of the 5-megawatt photovoltaic system at its plant located in Hazira.
Jan 7, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Floating PV, India, tender, Asia, Hazira, ONGC
India Extends US$75m credit for solar parks in Cuba
India has extended a $75m line of credit for development of PV parks in Cuba according to agreement between Cuban agency BEC and Exim Bank of India.
Jan 7, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, India, Asia, North America, Cuba, LoC