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NTPC Expedites Work on India’s Biggest Floating Solar Plant

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NTPC is on course to commissioning India’s biggest floating solar power plant of 100 MW capacity at Ramagundam in Telangana. August 12, 2021 NTPC, the country’s largest power generator with an installed capacity of over 66,885 MW, is on course to commissioning India’s biggest floating solar power plant of 100......
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NTPC to Build India’s Largest Solar Park of 4.75 GW in Gujarat

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The 4.75 GW solar power park at Khavada, Gujarat, will be the largest single-location solar power plant in the country. July 14, 2021 NTPC Renewable Energy Ltd., a 100% subsidiary of NTPC, has received the go-ahead from the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) to set up a 4.75......
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9GW Renewable Energy Contracts to be Auctioned

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While 6.68GW is being tendered by SECI, 1.5GW is being tendered by RUMSL at its solar parks at Agar, Shajapur, and Neemuch. MSEDCL is offering a 1 GW capacity. June 14, 2021 In one of the largest tranches of Indian renewable energy contracts on offer, developers are eyeing projects of......
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Gujarat Discoms Sign Pacts for 3979 Solar Power Projects With 2500 MW Capacity

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These small-scale distributed solar power projects, to be commissioned within the next 18 months, will bring in an investment of over Rs 10,000 crore in the state for the development of green energy and allied sectors. June 5, 2021 Gujarat’s four public-owned electricity distribution companies have signed power purchase agreements......
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PGCIL Gets Board Approval to Invest INR 22.20 Billion in Power Transmission Network

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The panel has approved the investment of INR 11.849 billion for evacuation infrastructure in Rajasthan Solar Zones. The project is supposed to be commissioned in a phased manner, starting with the commencement in December 2021, and the last portion by Sept 2022. May 26, 2021 Power Grid Corporation of India......
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Goldman-Backed ReNew Power to Invest USD 9 Billion in India’s Green Push

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ReNew Power Pvt., one of India’s biggest renewable power producers, plans to invest USD 9 billion in the wind and solar projects through 2025 amid a government-backed effort to reduce emissions. April 7, 2021 ReNew Power, backed by investors such as Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Canada Pension Plan Investment......
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Sun Cable’s 14 GW Project Moves Ahead with Solar Mfg Plant in Darwin

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The project would supply power to the Darwin region and to Singapore via a 4,500 km high-voltage direct-current transmission network, including a 750-kilometre overhead transmission line and a 3,800 km submarine cable from Darwin to Singapore, via Indonesia. April 12, 2021 Sun Cable, the Singapore-based consortium handling the world’s largest......
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REC Board Approves Incorporation of 7 SPVs to Facilitate Evacuation of Renewable Energy

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RECTPCL auctions these transmission projects and hands over the incorporated entities to successful bidders for development and operation. April 9, 2020 State-owned shadow banking firm REC Ltd board has approved a proposal to incorporate seven power transmission projects which would facilitate evacuation of renewable energy. These projects will evacuate clean......
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SIKORA presented its measuring, control, inspection and sorting technology recently at the wire China in Shanghai and at the Wire & Cable India in Mumbai. WCI’s Interview with Harry Prunk, Executive Board SIKORA AG: Wire & Cable India: Which trends in terms of technology did you recognize in the Wire......
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Centre Eyes Tripling of Power Transmission Capacity by 2020

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South India achieves surplus status; solar energy capacity, which was 2,400 MW in 2014, has now crossed 7,000 MW. Jul 15, 2016 Centre plans to enhance the power transmission capacity in the country by almost three times by 2020, Union Minister Piyush Goyal said today, adding that South India has......