Daily Archives: January 7, 2013

Another state now on the same path as Kerala with Karnataka focusing on Solar Rooftops

Short Term E-Procurement Tender Notification For Supply, Installation, Commissioning And Maintenance Of  1kwp (Maximum) Capacity Grid Connected  Solar Power Generating Systems (Power Plant) At Approx.1943 No’s Households Across Selected Cities (Bangalore, Mysore, Mangalore, Hubli & Gulbarga) In Karnataka 1. Background The Bidder are … Continue reading

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Study stresses on renewable energy to manage TN power crisis

Tamil Nadu has a solar policy, but no notified policy on renewable energy. Hit by acute power shortage, Tamil Nadu would be able to overcome the situation only with a change in “mindset” of policy makers and industry leaders regarding … Continue reading

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Why Tamil Nadu’s solar tender failed to attract more bidders

Concerns regarding payment security and availability of grid seem to have deterred developers from bidding in large numbers for Tamil Nadu’s power purchase tender for 1,000 MW of solar capacity. That the Tamil Nadu solar tender attracted bids for about … Continue reading

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TN solar bidders adopt take-it-or-leave-it stance; investors lack faith in TANGEDCO

Natgrp: We have consistently questioned the ability of TN to sustain solar tariffs when wind payments are long overdue, it seems the same doubt lingers in most minds. The poor response to Tamil Nadu’s solar power purchase tender is having … Continue reading

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