Category: Renewable

Bosch commissions 4 MW of solar at Indian port

Aug 23 (Renewables Now) – German industrial group Bosch said on Tuesday it has commissioned a 4-MW solar park for the New Mangalore Port Trust (NMPT) in India’s Karnataka state. The project was implemented...

Vizag Municipal Corporation takes up solar projects

VISAKHAPATNAM, AUG 23:   The Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation (GVMC) is taking up several solar energy projects to generate 10 MW as a part of the smart city endeavour, according to Municipal Commissioner Harinarayanan. He...

Solar eclipse biggest test of renewable era

As Monday’s total solar eclipse sweeps from Oregon to South Carolina, US electric power and grid operators will be glued to their monitoring systems in what for them represents the biggest test of the...

India: MAHAGENCO tenders 110 MW of solar

Following the announcement of 2 GW of solar projects, the Maharashtra State Power Generation Company (MAHAGENCO) has now issued calls for two separate tenders for the accumulative capacity of 110 MW of solar PV....

DISCOMs save Rs 15,000 crore under UDAY scheme

Debt-laden power distribution companies in states which participated in the UDAY scheme, meant for their revival, have saved Rs 15,000 crore till March this year, the power ministry said today. The Ujwal DISCOM Assurance...

Green power trading faces regulatory red light

Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) struck down the idea of a separate day-ahead trading market (DAM) for renewable energy. The plan peaked as share of unsold renewable energy has been increasing with states not honouring their power purchase agreements (PPAs)...