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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Ultra Mega Solar Power Parks in India | Ultra Mega Solar Power Projects

Ultra Mega Solar Parks in India

Solar power projects can be set up anywhere in the country, however the scattering of solar power projects leads to higher project cost per MW and higher transmission losses. Individual projects of smaller capacity incur significant expenses in site development, drawing separate transmission lines to nearest substation, procuring water and in creation of other necessary …

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SATAT: Sustainable Alternative Towards Affordable Transportation Initiative

1st October, 2018, Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Skill Development and Entrepreneurship kicked off an innovative initiative in New Delhi titled SATAT – Sustainable Alternative Towards Affordable Transportation with PSU Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs ,i.e. IOC, BPCL and HPCL) inviting Expression of Interest (EoI) from potential entrepreneurs to set up Compressed …

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Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (Grid Interactive Rooftop Renewable Energy Generating Systems) Regulations, 2019 Rooftop Grid Interactive Policy

Maharashtra issues new Net Metering Regulations 2019

On December 30th 2019, Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) issued Maharashtra Net-Metering Regulations 2019 along with other grid-interactive solar energy system regulations. The same was also published in State Gazette. These regulations would apply to (a) Net Metering Arrangements; (b) Net Billing Arrangements; (c) Grid Connected Renewable Energy Generating Systems connected behind the Consumer’s meter, …

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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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IIP sets up plant to convert plastic waste into diesel

Union Minister of Science and Technology and Earth Sciences Harsh Vardhan on August 28, 2019, inaugurated a demonstration plant for converting plastic waste to diesel at the Indian Institute of Petroleum (IIP) of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research in Dehradun, Uttarakhand. The IIP team of researchers had been working on the project worth Rs 15 crore for the past 10 years. Presently, the …

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