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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Andhra Pradesh sets target of 10MW from Solar Rooftop

To promote rooftop solar power generation, Andhra Pradesh Government has set a target of generating 10 MW solar power for the current fiscal and would increase it to 2,000 MW over the next five years. As part of the programme, … Continue reading

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Japan’s Softbank offers to make Andhra Pradesh a model State

Japan’s Softbank Corp. founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Masayoshi Son met Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu and offered to make Andhra Pradesh a model State in solar and wind hybrid projects in the country. Softbank was interested to collaborate with … Continue reading

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TSPDCL Calls for Bids for Solar Power

The Southern Power Distribution Company of Telangana Limited (TSPDCL) has called for Request for Selection (RFS) for procuring 2,000 MW of solar power on long-term basis through reverse tariff-based competitive bidding. The last date for the bids is June 30. … Continue reading

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NTPC signs PPA for phase 1 of 1,000 MW ultra solar project with AP discoms

Public-sector NTPC Limited and Andhra Pradesh power utilities on Friday signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) for procurement of power to be generated from the 250-MW solar plant, first phase of the 1,000-MW ultra solar power project being set up … 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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NTPC Invites Bids to Set Up 500 MW Solar Projects in Andhra Pradesh

NTPC Ltd., India’s largest electricity generator, invited online bids to set up four solar photovoltaic power projects in the state of Andhra Pradesh. The projects will each have a capacity of 125 megawatts, according to newspaper advertisements published today. They … Continue reading

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