Policy

CERC approves India’s third power exchange to Pranurja Solutions

Pranurja - India's Third Power Exchange

CERC has given approval to the petition filed by Pranurja Solutions Ltd, to establish what will become India’s third power exchange after Indian Energy Exchange (IEX) and Power Exchange India Limited (PXIL). Pranurja Solutions Limited proposes to offer a power trading exchange platform and had filed a petition with the power market regulator, CERC (Central …

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Delhi releases draft Regulations for Group and Virtual Net-Metering for Rooftop Solar

DERC Group and Virtual Net-Metering in Delhi

The Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) has recently issued Draft Guidelines to implement a group net-metering and virtual net-metering for Rooftop Solar Power Projects in NCT region under the Delhi Solar Policy 2016. The draft is up for comments, suggestions and objections up to January 10, 2019. The Delhi Solar Policy, 2016 issued by the …

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What is Renewable Purchase Obligation – RPO and Renewable Energy Certificate – REC

RPO REC Green Energy Certificate Renewable Purchase Obligation

The concept of Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) seeks to address mismatch between availability of renewable energy and the requirement of the obligated entities to meet their renewable purchase obligation (RPO) by purchasing green attributes of renewable energy remotely located in the form of RECs. The REC mechanism is a market based instrument, to promote renewable …

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UPERC Releases RSVP Regulations 2019 for Net Metering of Rooftop Solar Projects

Block Chain UPERC Solar Zero Investment

The Uttar Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (UPERC) has recently issued new regulations for net metering for rooftop solar projects in the state of Uttar Pradesh. The Rooftop Solar PV Grid Interactive Systems Gross / Net Metering) Regulations, 2019 also called as RSPV Regulations, 2019 will come into effect from the date of their notification in …

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Rajasthan Solar Net Metering Policy: 2019

Solar Energy India (1)

The Rajasthan Electricity Regulatory Commission (RERC) has issued regulations for connectivity and net metering of rooftop and small solar grid interactive systems in the state. The commission has framed the Draft Regulations and has invited suggestions/comments from the interested persons before finalizing them before 21 January 2019. Suggested Important Amendments in Net-Metering Policy Suggested Key Amendments to Energy …

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Cabinet to vet Rs 48K Crore KUSUM scheme for solar power by March

Kusum Scheme Solar for farmers

As per New and Renewable Energy Minister R K Singh, the Rs 48,000-crore Kisan Urja Suraksha Evam Utthaan Mahaabhiyan (KUSUM scheme) to promote the use of solar power among  farmers would be placed before the Cabinet by March 2018. The Union 2018-19 Budget laid stress on providing means to increase farmers income. In the same …

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