Open offer by APTRANSO for solar projects @ Rs. 6.49 per unit

To meet the target of 1000 MW of solar power generation capacity under the Andhra Pradesh Solar Policy, APTRANSCO has asked all the solar developers, including those who did not participate in the competitive bidding, to submit their applications before September 30, … Continue reading

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Solar developers to invest Rs. 25-30 million in Punjab for 250 MW solar projects

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal handed over letter of awards to 26 solar project developers for 250 MW solar power projects having joint net investment of Rs 25-30 million. The letters were handed over to the developers after … Continue reading

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Assocham wants AP to include large projects in solar sector

The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham) said the procedure adopted by the government in Andhra Pradesh for developing 1,000 MW of solar power projects in the private sector needs changes. Association secretary general D S Rawat said … Continue reading

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Rs. 6.49/kWh: Lowest Bid Offer in Andhra Pradesh

According to sources, the lowest quote was by Essel Mining and Industries Ltd, a company promoted by Aditya Birla Group, at Rs 6.52 per unit.(Update: The lowest tariff is Rs. 6.49, bid by Sunborne Energy) The average range quoted for … Continue reading

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Andhra Pradesh Solar Policy 2012 bets only on RECs market. No Feed-in-Tariffs.

The government of Andhra Pradesh today announced its solar policy. The policy does not specify any limit on the total capacity of solar power plants that can be put up under it. It also neither provides for a fixed feed-in … Continue reading

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Indian state of Andhra Pradesh announces Solar Policy 2012

The Andhra Pradesh solar policy announced a few days ago has generally been hailed as a very investor-friendly policy and one that has the scope to make the State “another Gujarat.” But nevertheless, some experts see red in the details. … Continue reading

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