Four project developers were allocated 250 megawatts capacity each at a tariff of Rs 3.46/kWh (5.2¢/kWh) in the auction organised by the Solar Energy Corporation of India.
Tata Power Solar has solar module production capacity of 400 MW and solar cell production capacity of 300 MW.
The Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) had floated a tender for 500 megawatts solar PV power capacity. The tender received bids by 22 project developers willing to set up 300 megawatts capacity.
Perhaps the largest renewable energy company in India has announced achievement of a huge milestone.…
Mytrah Energy plans to set up 1,000 megawatts of solar and 1,000 megawatts of wind energy capacity in the state of Andhra Pradesh.
Gamesa Renewables recently stated that the company will invest Rs 17,500 crore ($2.6 billion) in the south Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.
The Ministry of Shipping recently announced that under the ‘Green Port Initiative’ a total of 136.5 megawatts of renewable energy projects will be implemented at a dozen major ports in the country.
India will increase the planned capacity addition under solar power park program from 20 gigawatts to 40 gigawatts.
The total capacity of installed solar module production lines in India increased from 5,848 megawatts on 30 June 2016 to 8,113 megawatts on 31 December 2016, a 23% increase.
The Ministry of New & Renewable Energy has reported that Mundra Solar, part of the the Adani Group, has commissioned 1,200 megawatts of solar cell and 1,200 megawatts of solar module production line.