Category Archives: Andhra Pradesh

Result of tendering for Selection of Developers for 400 MW Solar PV Projects under Part-B (Open) in Ananthapuramu Solar Park, AP under JNNSM Ph-II, Batch- III

Result of tendering for Selection of Developers for 400 MW Solar PV Projects under Part-B (Open) in Ananthapuramu Solar Park, AP under JNNSM Ph-II, Batch- III (RfS No. SECI/JNNSM/P-2/B-3/RfS/AP/122015 dated 02.01.2016) After Financial Bid Opening After e-Reverse Auction (held on … Continue reading

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Commissioning Status of Grid Connected Solar Power Projects as on 31 Jan 2016

Cumulative Commissioned as on 31-01-2016  Commissioning Status of Grid Connected Solar Power Projects     Sr. No.     State/UT   Total MNRE Projects MW   State Policy MW     RPO MW   REC Scheme MW   Pvt. Initiative … Continue reading

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MNRE brings back 30% subsidy for Solar Rooftops but excludes Commercial and Industrial establishments

In a surprising move, MNRE has brought back the 30% subsidy on Solar Rooftops but has excluded Industrial and Commercial Establishments. CFA Notice Grid Connected Rooftop Notice 19/11/2015 Subject: Installation  of  Grid  Connected          Solar  Rooftop  Power  Plants  – Central Financial … Continue reading

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UDAY is a revival plan for discoms rather than a bailout package

Power sector distribution companies are being bailed out by the government for the third time in 13 years. The earlier two bailouts have failed miserably with losses of various distribution companies (discoms) amounting to Rs 3.8 lakh crore and the … Continue reading

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PPA with NTPC raises questions of tariff overload

This is a questionable deal that will burden the discoms and consumers and benefit NTPC, says M. Venugopala Rao, convenor of Centre for Power Studies. Energy consumers in Andhra Pradesh may have to bear a burden of Rs. 4505 crore … Continue reading

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SunEdison To Supply Cheapest Solar Power In India

U.S.-based SunEdison has won a bid to sell solar power in India at a record low tariff, which could boost the appeal of the renewable source at a time when Prime Minister Narendra Modi is pushing for clean energy to … Continue reading

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AP boosts Solar Power by applying Cross Subsidy Surcharge (CSS) on all other sources including Renewables

AP has made Solar Power the preferred Open Access medium of choice by applying huge CSS on all other types of generation including wind, this is a validation of the need for Solar Power. Cross Subsidy Surcharge for FY2015-16*   … Continue reading

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