Azure Power win projects in 150MW Andhra Pradesh solar auction

Azure Power and Adani Group, two big developers in the Indian solar sector, won the 150MW capacity project available in Andhra Pradesh solar auction, which comes under the Domestic Content Requirement (DCR) category. PV firm Azure Power won two projects … Continue reading

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Softbank grabs its first Indian Solar project

Marking its debut in the Indian solar sector after its investment announcement of $20 billion, Japan’s SoftBank won its first solar power project in India. The Japanese firm won the 350MW project, under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (NSM), through … Continue reading

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Suzlon and Axis MoU with Andhra Pradesh for 4GW hybrid projects

Suzlon Energy and Axis Energy Group signed a provisional agreement with the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh to develop up to 4GW of solar and wind hybrid renewable energy projects. The projects will be set up in the Anantapur and Nellore … Continue reading

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500MW of NSM bids closed by SunEdison at 4.63Rs/kWh

SunEdison, a U.S. based company, won the NSM bids to sell solar power in India at a record low tariff of Rs 4.63/kWh. This would boost the renewable sources of energy at a time when Prime Minister Narendra Modi is pushing … Continue reading

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Andhra Pradesh to add 1.3 GW of Wind, Solar in FY 2015/16

Andhra Pradesh state expects to install more than 1,300 MW of wind and solar power facilities in the fiscal year through March 2016, energy secretary Ajay Jain said Monday. More specifically, 1,000 MW of wind and 300 MW of solar … Continue reading

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