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Chinese solar module maker Trina Solar will feel little impact of the Indian government’s decision to impose safeguard duty on solar panels and modules imported from China and Malaysia, and the company will continue to export from its manufacturing facilities in southeast Asian countries. Duty, however, could bring a slowdown in the country’s solar capacity […]

NTPC will begin the commercial operation of Unit-3 of 800 M.W. of Kudgi Super Thermal Project, Stage-I (3×800 MW) from 15 September 2018. Commercial capacity of Kudgi Super Thermal Power Project, NTPC and NTPC Group will become 2,400 MW, 45,300 MW and 52,191 M.W.respectively. https://www.projectstoday.com/News/NTPC-to-begin-commercial-operation-of-Unit-3-of-Kudgi-Thermal-Project

Tata Power Company plans to offer a range of services from advice and financing to installation and maintenance as it strives to increase its share of the market for rooftop solar panels. Tata Power Solar, the renewable energy arm of Mumbai-headquartered Tata Power, is currently India’s biggest rooftop solar panel supplier but with a market […]

Grid Corporation of Odisha (GRIDCO) is eyeing procurement of 300 MW more from the ensuing auctions to be conducted by the Solar Electrification Corporation of India (SECI). Company has entered into a power sales agreement with SECI. Power from the capacities to be auctioned is expected to feed the state grid from the end of […]

In sync with the Centre’s aim to have 10 G.W. of offshore wind power capacity by 2022, the National Institute of Wind Energy (NIWE) is setting up five more LiDARs to generate wind data. LiDARs are equipment that measure wind speeds and direction at different heights by sending up a laser beam and tracking the […]

Central government, World Bank and state-owned Energy Efficiency Services (EESL) inked USD 220 million loan agreement energy efficiency programme. Programme will be implemented by EESL which help scale up deployment of energy-saving measures in residential and public sectors, strengthen EESL’s institutional capacity, and enhance its access to commercial financing. USD 220 million loan, from the […]

Tata Steel said today that the existing power purchase pact between Bhushan Steel,debt-laden company which it acquired and Bhushan Energy is in under discussion. Statement comes amid reports that Tata Steel has started the process of cancelling PPAs between Bhushan Steel and Bhushan Energy in a bid to cut costs. “Bhushan Steel has a contract […]

Reliance Infrastructure (RInfra) said its board will meet today to consider and approve the transfer of integrated Mumbai power business to Adani Transmission. RInfra said it has obtained all relevant approvals from fair trade regulator Competition Commission of India (CCI), shareholders of the company, Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission, and others for sale of Mumbai power […]

Premises of Power Grid Corporation in Madhya Pradesh will be getting the cheapest solar power at Rs 1.58 a K.W. per hour (unit), which is the lowest in the country so far. New Delhi-based AMP Solar India has bid the lowest for 10 sites of the Central government’s public sector undertakings (PSUs). Company had placed […]