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Government Plan For Rs 45,000 Crore, 7,500 MW Solar Energy Plant In Ladakh Runs Into Environmental Concerns

Having revoked Article 370 earlier in the month, the Indian government has been planning a Rs 45,000 crore 7,500 MW solar photo-voltaic energy plant for the Union Territory (UT) of Ladakh, Economic Times has reported. However, the mega project has ran into environmental concerns, and Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) which had prepared a […]

Integrated Energy Policy Formulated covering all sources of Energy Including Renewable Energy Sources

Government has formulated an Integrated Energy Policy (IEP) document gives a roadmap to develop energy supply options and increased exploitation of renewable energy sources. In addition, for promotion of Renewable Energy, Government has amended the National Tariff Policy for electricity in January 2016.  By this amendment several provisions for promotion of renewable energy have been […]

Tamil Nadu discom to halt wind and solar auctions

Instead, it will buy clean power from the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) to fulfil Renewable Purchase Obligation, a senior state government official told ET. One of India’s biggest renewable energy producing states, Tamil Nadu, will stop conducting auctions for wind and solar energy projects following poor response to its tenders which set limits […]

India Launches 3.6 Gigawatt Tenders Across Solar, Hybrid, Storage Technologies

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued three tenders inviting project developers to set up large-scale solar power projects, hybrid wind-solar power projects, and storage-equipped solar power projects across the country. The fourth phase of national-level solar power auctions was launched in the second week of this month. The tender offers 1.2 gigawatts […]