Zynergy’s module plant in TN

Zynergy Projects & Services’s 50 MW crystalline silicon module plant that is coming up at Sriperumbudur, some 40 km from Chennai, is likely to go on stream next month, the company’s CEO and Managing...

Orient Green sells 18,500 RECs worth Rs 5.6 cr

NSE-listed Orient Green Power Ltd today sold 18,500 ‘renewable energy certificates’ worth Rs 5.6 crore on the Indian Energy Exchange Ltd, it is learnt. The company, which has about 180 MW of wind power...

REC trading high, but trend disappoints

Although trading in ‘renewable energy certificates’ (REC) touched a new watermark on Wednesday – for the first time the volumes crossed the 200,000-mark – the trend in demand and prices have left market watchers...

Fitch updates solar power projects rating criteria

Fitch Ratings has published an update of its ‘Rating Criteria for Solar Power Projects’, which describes the analytical framework Fitch applies to evaluate debt issued for a broad range of utility-scale photovoltaic (PV), concentrating...

NTPC opens bids for Rs 160 bn equipment order

NTPC, India’s top power producer, on Wednesday opened the price bids for Rs 160-billion equipment order, a company official said. Three power equipment makers — state-run BHEL , a joint venture between BGR Energy...

Govt to restrict imports for solar energy: Farooq

The government will limit imports and encourage domestic manufacturing through public private partnerships to boost solar energy generation as power consumption goes up dramatically with the fast-growing economy, minister for new and renewable energy...

BGR, BHEL to bag Rs 9000 cr NTPC, DVC contracts

BGR Energy and Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) have emerged as lowest bidders for Rs 9,000 crore contract seeking supply of equipment for five projects of NTPC and Damodar Valley Corp (DVC). BGR Energy...

BGR-Hitachi JV bids lowest for $3.3 bn NTPC order

A joint venture between BGR Energy Systems and Hitachi Power Europe GmbH has emerged the lowest bidder for Rs. 16,000 crore ($3.27 billion) power equipment order from NTPC. State-run BHEL, the biggest power equipment...