Quality Pays Off
While large-scale projects of over 100 megawatt (MW) are now common, the investment risks caused by climate, poor installation and lack of proper maintenance are on the rise in the solar sector.
18% GST will hit PPPs that are already signed
Pushed by factors like declining tariffs and higher costs, significant changes have happened over the past decade in the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) sector pertaining to the solar power industry, says Sunil Rathi, Director, Waaree Energies.
Azure Power wins 200 MW in Gujarat
Azure Power has bagged a 200-MW solar photovoltaic (PV) power project by the means of an auction conducted by Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL). The company now has a total solar portfolio of 470 MW in Gujarat.
'We will soon roll out Smart Cities business unit'
With the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) recently floating a tender for the allocation of 2-GW solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity across the country, we expect new orders anytime soon. At present, our focus is more on consolidating our strengths and building on our diversified portfolio rather than coming up with something new.
Telangana to add 3,000 MW
Telangana is set to become one of the hot spots for solar energy development in the country, with having installed over 520 MW in the past 12 months and having developed over 3,800 MW through major tenders.
Ujaas bags Rs.91-cr solar contract in Vadodara
Ujaas Energy Ltd has bagged EPC order for 10 MW canal bank grid-connected solar photovoltaic power plant at Vadodara, Gujarat, from Sardar Sarovar Narmada Nigam Ltd worth Rs.91.78 crore.