Tags: Gujarat

GIPCL commissions 75 MW solar power project in Gujarat

Gujarat Industries Power Company Ltd (GIPCL) Friday said it has commissioned a 75 mega watt (MW) solar power project in Gujarat in a phased manner. GIPCL had emerged as one of the successful bidders for the 75 MW solar power project in the e-reverse auction conducted by the Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd in September […]

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Winning tariff at Gujarat wind auction remains at Rs 2.80 per unit: Report

Winning tariff at the Gujarat wind auction remained unchanged at Rs 2.80 per unit in the 745 MW of capacity awarded by the state’s utility on Monday. In February the Wind auction conducted by the renewable energy ministry had tariff in the range of Rs 2.82 to Rs 2.83 per unit. Enerfra bagged 40 MW […]

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Gujarat’s fresh solar auction for 700 mw undersubscribed by 100 MW

Gujarat’s fresh attempt to auction 700 mw of solar projects at Raghanesda Solar Park was undersubscribed by 100 MW. The auction managed to attract techno-commercial bids of 600 mw despite having an aggressive ceiling price of Rs 2.70 per unit. Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) cancelled the first auction for the same projects held […]

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Gujarat’s wind and solar energy projects delayed due to tepid response

Tepid response for Gujarat’s wind and solar energy projects led to a continuous bid postponement. The techno-commercial bids submission for the state’s 1,000 MW solar tender took place for the third time on Saturday and was able to attract only 50 MW. According to industry officials, the tariff which was capped at Rs 2.75 per […]

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Gujarat government announces small scale distribution solar project policy

Aspiring to fulfil Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ambition for raising the renewable power generation in the country, the Gujarat government on Wednesday announced a ‘small scale distribution solar project’ policy for producers of up to 500 KW to 4 megawatts (MW). Energy and Petrochemical Minister Saurabh Patel said, “Gujarat’s geographical situation has vast and immense […]

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Meet this 60 years old differently-abled man who builds e-bikes from e-wastes

Vishnu Patel a differently-abled man from Gujarat stunned the automobile engineers with his inventions. Using e-wastes (electronic wastes) like discarded mobiles, laptops, TV remotes and vehicle parts, Patel has been building battery-operated three-wheelers and bikes. Vishnu Patel from Surat was born with impaired hearing. Speaking to ANI he said after his retirement, he wanted to […]

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Adani Renewable Energy Park bags 150 MWac solar power project in Gujarat

Adani Green Energy Saturday said its subsidiary Adani Renewable Energy Park has bagged a tender to set up a 150 MWac solar power project in Gujarat and the project is expected to be commissioned by October-December quarter of 2020-21 financial year. According to a regulatory filing, “Adani Renewable Energy Park (Gujarat), a wholly-owned subsidiary of […]

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Siemens Gamesa to Supply 567 MW to ReNew Power for Two Wind Projects

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has secured a new order in India from ReNew Power. The scope includes the supply of 270 units of the SG 2.1-122 wind turbines, with a total capacity of 567 MW, to two wind power facilities. As per the agreement with ReNew, the company will provide the infrastructure needed to install […]

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Surat becomes first city in India to use solar energy for water supply : Report

Surat has reportedly become the first city in India to use solar energy for water supply management. Out of the total 6 MW of solar power plants Surat Municipal Corporation (SMC) is using 4MW for water supply management reports TOI. The 4MW solar energy is dedicated for Sarthana waterworks, Katargam waterworks, Rander waterworks, Varachha waterworks, […]

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Aditya Birla Group to invest Rs 15,000 crore in Gujarat including in solar

Aditya Birla Group plans to invest Rs 15,000 crore in Gujarat over the next three years on capacity expansion and setting up of new units, its Chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla Friday said. The group will be making these investments in various business segments ranging from textiles and chemicals to mining and minerals. Speaking here at […]

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