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Solar tariffs in NTPC 2000 MW auction drops

Solar tariffs in NTPC 2000 MW auction drops

Solar tariffs have dropped in the latest NTPC Solar auction of 2 GW. The lower tariff or the L1 is INR 2.59 per unit. This is the second auction

Jharkhand to introduce rooftop solar policy very soon

Jharkhand to introduce rooftop solar policy very soon

Jharkhand, one of the eastern states of India will soon have its policy on rooftop solar. JREDA, the nodal agency for the promotion of renewable

Sungevity Enterprises to install 100 MW solar power plant in Mizoram

Sungevity Enterprises to install 100 MW solar power plant in Mizoram

Sungevity Enterprises, a solar power solutions company, is going to set up the biggest solar power plant in Mizoram. The plant capacity will be

MSEDCL plans surcharge on rooftop solar consumers in Maharashtra

MSEDCL plans surcharge on rooftop solar consumers in Maharashtra

Existing rooftop solar users in Maharashtra could be in for a rude shock as the state DISCOM MSEDCL may levy a surcharge on them. According to ET

Are Odisha solar tariffs really competitive in the face of safeguard?

Are Odisha solar tariffs really competitive in the face of safeguard?

The results of 200 MW solar auction called by GRIDCO in Odisha are surprising. This is the first solar auction in India after the coming of 25%

Delhi government's solar scheme for farmers is only good on papers

Delhi government’s solar scheme for farmers is only good on papers

In order to support the farmers, the Delhi government has launched a solar scheme 'Mukhyamantri Kisan Aay Badhotri Solar Yojana'. Through the sch

AP government buildings will procure rooftop solar power at INR 3.64

AP government buildings will procure rooftop solar power at INR 3.64

NREDCAP- the nodal agency of Andhra Pradesh that oversees the deployment of renewable energy across the state had invited RFS for selection of so

Solar energy industry on toes again on speculations of safeguard duty

Solar energy industry on toes again on speculations of safeguard duty

Directorate General of Safeguards has recommended 25% safeguard duty on solar energy cells assembled into module imported from China and Malaysia

Indian Army installs 1 MW solar power plant at Ambala cantonment

Indian Army installs 1 MW solar power plant at Ambala cantonment

Indian army has inaugurated its first 1 MW solar power plant at Ambala cantonment (Detail). The plant is a part of the 'go green' initiative. L

Rooftop solar economics of TEDA's proposed scheme

Rooftop solar economics of TEDA’s proposed scheme

SolarDae had recently opined that regulators should permit the installation of rooftop solar capacity above 1 MW at a site. Currently, most state

Reestablish gross meter regulations to unlock rooftop solar demand

Reestablish gross meter regulations to unlock rooftop solar demand

Power regulators in India often turn down the petitions of consumers who want to install rooftop solar plant on their premises in excess of 1 MW.

Solar power can set a symbiosis between BMTC & BESCOM

Solar power can set a symbiosis between BMTC & BESCOM

Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) plans to utilise its most of the vacant land in generating solar power (Read). Additionally,

Without rooftop solar, here is what you pay in Rajasthan

Without rooftop solar, here is what you pay in Rajasthan

An analysis by SolarDae of effective electricity tariff rates in Rajasthan shows how businesses without rooftop solar have been bearing their ele

Solar tariffs correcting but fall in rupee may make them edgy

Solar tariffs correcting but fall in rupee may make them edgy

After a lull in tender activities of solar energy in Q-3 & Q-4 of last fiscal, at least 3 tenders called in a quick succession in Q-1 of FY

Solar tariffs in NTPC tender show signs of resilience

Solar tariffs in NTPC tender show signs of resilience

Solar tariffs in NTPC auction have fallen to INR 2.72-2.73 per unit for the project capacity of 750 MW. Sprng Energy, Ayana Renewable and SB En

CREDA invites bidders for 50 MW rooftop solar under RESCO

CREDA invites bidders for 50 MW rooftop solar under RESCO

Chhattisgarh Renewable Energy Development Agency (CREDA) is going to set up rooftop solar in the state. The total capacity is 50 MW which will be