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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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SLDC cannot curtail renewable power at their convenience: TNERC

In a major move for the energy sector, the Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has stated that State Load Dispatch Centre (SLDC) cannot curtail renewable power at their convenience, adding that backing down of the “Must Run Status” power shall be resorted to only after exhausting all other possible means of achieving and ensuring […]

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TNERC proposes solar tariff of Rs. 3.04 per unit without accelerated depreciation benefit

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has reportedly proposed solar tariff of Rs. 3.04 per unit without accelerated depreciation benefit for the FY 2019-20. The solar tariff is marginally lower than the tariff of Rs. 3.11 per unit set last year. Accelerated depreciation allows firms to claim higher deductions during the early years of […]

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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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