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Tangedco solar power tenders issued last year still grappling to get takers

Solar power tenders floated in November last year by the state power utility Tangedco is still grappling to get bidders.  It is that first time that Tangedco solar tender has faced such response. The base tariff for solar tender was Rs 3 a unit. TOI citing sources reports that Tangedco’s poor financial health is one […]

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Tangedco looking to bring more power in old wind energy generators: Report

Tangedco is reportedly looking to bring more power to old wind energy generators with higher capacity and modern equipment. Tamil Nadu is one of the states that have taken major strides in wind energy generation , so some of the mills are as old as 33 years and many are below 1MW capacity. Now, new […]

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Tangedco takes GPS help to measure wind power generation

Over the last few months Tangedco with the help of GPS has been measuring wind power generation in real time. According to ET , Tangedoco has installed GPS system in all windmills across the state and this has helped discoms to measure the power generation from a windmill without going to the spot. Tamil Nadu […]

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TANGEDCO invites application for Geo technical study of 500 MW Solar Power Project

Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) have floated a tender inviting application to conduct geo technical investigation study for the establishment of 500 MW Kadaladi Solar Power Project at S. Tharaikudi, Narippaiyur and Kannirajapuram Villages in Kadaladi Taluk of Ramanathapuram District. Last date for bid submission is 31st January 2019. PRE-BID QUALIFICATION: The Contractor […]

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Tangedco to float tender for 250 MW floating solar projects

Tangedco is reportedly planning to float tender for floating solar projects in the state on three dam reservoirs. Praveen Kumar, additional secretary in the Union ministry of natural and renewable energy speaking to TOI said “We have received proposals from Tangedco to set up 100MW capacity in Mettur dam, 100MW in Bhavanisagar dam and 50MW […]

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TANGEDCO invites bids for 500 MW Grid-Connected Solar Project

Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Limited (TANGEDCO) floated tender inviting bids for the 500 MW grid-connected solar projects. The last date for the submission of the bid is 26 December, 2018 and the upper limit tariff of Rs.3.00 per unit has been set for the bidding. Scope of Services include to establish, maintain and […]

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Solar News Wrap-01

In the first episode of solar news wrap we bring you top stories of the solar Industry from last week – SUNGROW COMPLETES GRID CONNECTION OF 400MW UTILITY-SCALE PV PLANT FOR SOFTBANK IN INDIA Sungrow has announced that it has successfully completed its 400MW utility-scale PV plant in India. This project is located at Bhadla […]

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Tangedco to float solar and wind power tenders in the current FY: Report

Tangedco reportedly got approval from Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulation Commission (TNERC) to float solar and wind power tenders for the current financial year. According to TOI, TNERC has set the minimum tariff for solar at Rs 3 per unit and Rs 2.65 per unit for wind. The tenders are expected to be floated sometime next […]

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Tamil Nadu looking at the feasibility of setting up a floating solar power plant

In a bid to reduce evaporation of reservoir water and increase sourcing of solar power, Tamil Nadu is looking at the feasibility of setting up a floating solar power plant, Chief Minister K. Palaniswami said on Tuesday. Making the announcement in the assembly, he said that the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) and […]

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Neyveli Lignite Corp commissions 130 MW solar power project in Tamil Nadu

Neyveli Lignite Corporation (NLC) has commissioned 130 MW solar power  project in Neyveli, Cuddalore district, Tamil Nadu. The solar project commissioned by coal secretary Susheel Kumar spreads across 655 acres. NLC will sell solar power to Tangedco at Rs 5.10 per unit under an agreement report TOI. NLC bagged the solar project through preferential tariff […]

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