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Ultra Mega Renewable Energy Parks in India

50 GW Ultra Mega Renewable Energy Parks to come up in India

In a recent notification, India’s Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) has unveiled plans to setup two Ultra Mega Renewable Energy Parks of 25 GW each. Ultra Mega Renewable Energy Parks According the notification, MNRE plans to setup two Ultra Mega RE Parks at: Jaisalmer, Rajasthan – 25,000 MW Khavada, Gujarat – 25,000 MW …

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MNRE releases Solar Benchmark Cost 2019-20

National Renewable Energy Internship (NREI) Scheme

In a notification issued on 1.10.2019, the Human Resource Department of Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) has published a new National Renewable Energy Internship (NREI) Scheme for various students from Engineering, Science, Management, law and other streams to undertake internship in the Ministry and in organizations. National Renewable Energy Internship (NREI) Scheme MNRE …

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175000 Off-grid Solar Pumps Under Kusum tender

EESL Tenders for 175000 Off-Grid Solar Pumps Under KUSUM

Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), a joint venture of PSU’s under the Ministry of Power has issued a tender, under the Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthaan Mahabhiyan (KUSUM) scheme, for the procurement of 175000 off-grid solar pumps. The KUSUM Program: The project is part of the Union Government’s Off-grid and Decentralized Solar PV Application Program. …

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UNIDO NISE agreement for Skill Development

UNIDO and NISE to partner for skill development program

An agreement was signed today between the National Institute of Solar Energy (NISE) and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) to initiate a skill development programme for different levels of beneficiaries in the solar thermal energy sector. NISE and UNIDO will engage national and international experts to bring the best practices by developing specialized …

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SECI’s 1200 MW Solar Tender gets lowest bid of ₹ 2.54/Unit

Recently, the Solar Energy Corporation of India Ltd. (SECI) has successfully concluded the auction for 1200 MW of interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected solar projects to be developed across India. In February 2019, SECI had tendered the capacity under tranche-IV. The tariff ceiling for this tender was set at ₹2.65 kWh. The tender was oversubscribed by 900 …

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India Solar Energy 2019 Capacity (1)

2019 for Solar in India

Addition to India’s solar power capacity is set for a record in 2019. According to a report by the Gurugram-based renewable energy consultancy firm Bridge to India, released in Jan. 2019, New installations this calendar year are estimated to reach nearly 14 gigawatts (GW), which is about 50% more than the capacity added last year. …

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Indian Railways Solar Power Tender, 4 GW, 4000 MW

Indian Railways to set-up 4 GW Solar Power Plants along tracks

To reduce the purchased cost of electricity and migrate from conventional to renewable energy sources, Indian Railways is planning to come up with 4 GW of solar PV power projects along the railways tracks. The railway board is examining a project bid document prepared by SECI which is linked with setting up of 1,200 MW …

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