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NTPC invites bids for 15 MW Floating Solar PV Project at Koldam HEPP

National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) floated tender inviting bid for development of 15 MW floating solar PV project at NTPC Koldam HEPP. Solar PV Cells and Modules for this floating solar PV project can be sourced from anywhere in the world noted NTPC in the NIT doc. Brief Scope of work includes Design, engineering, manufacturing, […]

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Solar News Wrap-03 Sungrow CSR activity in India, drip irrigation using solar power and more

CADA tests the effectiveness of drip irrigation using solar power Command Area Development Authority tested the effectiveness of drip irrigation using solar powered irrigation system in wheat crop. The project was implemented in collaboration with progressive farmers who had voluntarily given 9 acres for a field experiment. Sungrow conducts series of “Solar Inverter Technical” CSR […]

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NTPC receives investment approval for two solar power projects of 160 MW in UP

NTPC Ltd has announced that it has received investment approval for two solar power projects of 160 MW in Uttar Pradesh. NTPC has received approval for 140 Mw Bilhaur solar Photo Voltaic (PV) project and 20 Mw Auraiya solar PV project. The state-owned power generator informed in October this year about the winning of 160 […]

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Govt drops plan to install 12 GW solar capacity through NTPC

The government has dropped its plan to install 12 GW of solar capacity out of total 15 GW envisaged through state-owned NTPC as solar tariff dipped recently, Parliament was informed Thursday. Earlier, the government had planned to install 15 GW of solar energy capacity through NTPC, which was to be bundled with thermal power supply […]

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NTPC signs pacts with 7 cab aggregators for electric vehicles charging infrastructure

NTPC signed pacts with seven cab aggregators Ola, Lithium, Shuttl, Bikxie, Bounce, Electrie and Zoom Car for creation of public charging infrastructure for electric vehicles. The collaboration with these aggregators, having presence in the entire spectrum of e-mobility across India, will lead to development of charging infrastructure for the various vehicle segments as well as […]

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Safeguard duty led to a clash over tariffs between NTPC and Acme Solar: Report

The imposition of safeguard duty has reportedly led to a clash over tariffs between NTPC and developer Acme Solar. According to ET Acme Solar has filed a petition against NTPC in the Delhi high court for introducing new conditions in the letter of intent issued in mid-October.  Acme solar bagged 600 MW in a 2,000 […]

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NTPC Netra, CIPET to work on multi MW floating solar PV Projects

NTPC’s research wing NETRA signed a MoU with Central Institute of Plastics engineering & Technology (CIPET) will work together to accelerate the renewable energy drive by establishing technological framework for production of floaters for floating solar PV projects. The pact aims to establish the technology for production of floaters for multi-Megawatt scale floating solar photovoltaic […]

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NTPC commissions its first charging station for electric vehicles

NTPC has commissioned its first charging station for electric vehicles in Simhadri in Vishakhapatnam district of Andhra Pradesh. The commissioning of this charging station is in line with government’s plan to switch to electric mobility; it has been designed by the engineering team of NTPC’s power project at the location. The company in a statement […]

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