Solar tariff fixed at Rs 4.36 per unit for Megawatt scale plants

The regulator has allowed a capital cost of Rs 4.40 crore per MW, and a return on equity (RoE) at 16% for developers. Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) has fixed Rs 4.36 per unit as … More →


India solar power tariff finds new floor at Rs 3.15/unit

NEW DELHI: Solar power tariffs appear to be on a free fall in India, finding a new floor at a levelised tariff of Rs 3.15 per unit quoted by Solairdirect in the auction for state-run … More →


Solar generates over 1 billion kwH in a month in India

In February 2017, India’s solar power capacity generated a total of 1.355 billion kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity, according to the Central Electricity Authority of India. February’s figure represents the first time that monthly solar … More →


Amaranto sets up Indian solar investment arm, acquires 110MW project

Italy-based renewable energy firm Amaranto Group has launched an investment vehicle dedicated to acquiring PV projects in India and has secured exclusive rights to purchase a 110MW solar project in the West of the country … More →


New software for solar power billing from May in Haryana

Naveen Verma, DHBVN superintendent engineer, said power bills for the next cycle will be generated through the software. On March 10, TOI reported some consumers had complained field staff lacked training to read from bi-directional … More →


UPERC bid to rope in more solar power users

The UPERC pointed to a rebate of Rs 100 per month (or actual bill for that month, whichever is lower) for those consumers who will opt to install solar water heating system of 100 litres … More →


ADB signs $175 mln loan pact with govt to help improve solar transmission system

The project will improve the capacity and efficiency of interstate transmission networks, particularly in transmitting the electricity generated from the new solar parks to the national grid. New Delhi: Asian Development Bank has signed a … More →


Railways signs agreement with BHEL for 2 MW rooftop solar power Plant

The plant is set to be e commissioned within next 10 months and will be set up at Diesel-Loco Modernisation Works formerly known as Diesel Component Works, Patiala. New Delhi: The Indian Railways Organization for … More →


Solar micro grid project launched in Odisha

Bhubaneshwar, Apr 3 (PTI) Industrial Energy Limited (IEL), a joint venture of Tata Power and Tata Steel, today inaugurated a solar micro grid project at Baliapal village in Kalinganagar in Odisha. The project will benefit … More →


RaysExperts commissions 5.5 MW Solar project for Delhi Metro Rail Corporation

India’s leading innovative solar solutions provider and one of the largest solar power EPC and Development companies RaysExperts on Tuesday announced that it has commissioned a 5.5 MV solar project for Delhi Metro Rail Corporation … More →