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JAN 01 2011

2700 MW grid power from renewable added in year 2010

  • IEX Bulletin jan-11
  • Created:Sat 01st JAN 2011

India added over 2700 MW of grid-connected renewable power capacity. These include power from wind, biomass, small hydro and solar resources. India added over 2000 MW of wind generating capacity ...

JAN 01 2011

Photon Energy Systems Ltd. commissions 3 MW solar plant

  • IEX Bulletin jan-11
  • Created:Sat 01st JAN 2011

Photon Energy Systems Ltd has commissioned a 3 MW solar photovoltaic plant for Karnataka Power Corporation Ltd at Itnal village in Belgaum district, which has begun to generate 40 lakh units into ...

JAN 01 2011

ABB software manages advanced wholesale power market for ERCOT

  • IEX Bulletin jan-11
  • Created:Sat 01st JAN 2011

ABB's Network Manager Market Management System is now being used to administer the wholesale power market for the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT). The software has enabled ERCOT ...

JAN 01 2011

AES starts up 8MW energy storage plant in New York

  • IEX Bulletin jan-11
  • Created:Sat 01st JAN 2011

AES Energy Storage, a subsidiary of AES Corporation, has started commercial operation of the first 8MW of a planned 20MW grid-scale battery-based energy storage system in the New York power ...

JAN 01 2011

Following States have notified the final / draft regulation on Renewable Purchase Obligation and its Compliance

  • IEX Bulletin jan-11
  • Created:Sat 01st JAN 2011

AES Energy Storage, a subsidiary of AES Corporation, has started commercial operation of the first 8MW of a planned 20MW grid-scale battery-based energy storage system in the New York power ...

DEC 01 2010

CERC releases First amendment to Procedure for Registration of RE Generation Project by Central Agency.

  • IEX Bulletin Dec 2010
  • Created:Wed 01st DEC 2010

AES Energy Storage, a subsidiary of AES Corporation, has started commercial operation of the first 8MW of a planned 20MW grid-scale battery-based energy storage system in the New York power ...

DEC 01 2010

MSEDCL awards distribution franchisee contract for Nagpur urban circle to Spanco Ltd.

  • IEX Bulletin Dec 2010
  • Created:Wed 01st DEC 2010

MSEDCL has awarded the 15-year power distribution franchisee contract for the urban circle in Nagpur to Spanco Limited for Rs 7000 cr. Earlier in April2010, Spanco emerged as the highest bidder ...

DEC 01 2010

MERC receive 8 bids for distribution of R-Infra license area

  • IEX Bulletin Dec 2010
  • Created:Wed 01st DEC 2010

MERC has received expression of interest (EoI) from MSEDCL. Torrent Power, DPSC Ltd, Lanco Infrastructure, GMR Energy, Indiabulls Power, Tata Power Company and Enzen Global Solution in the ...

DEC 01 2010

Hydro projects to get faster environmental clearances

  • IEX Bulletin Dec 2010
  • Created:Wed 01st DEC 2010

The Planning Commission and the Ministry of Environment & Forests (MoEF) have reached an informal understanding that the projects found to have little potential for environmental damage under ...

DEC 01 2010

India to start power trade with Sri Lanka by 2014

  • IEX Bulletin Dec 2010
  • Created:Wed 01st DEC 2010

Power trading between India and Sri Lanka is likely to take place by mid-2014, with the commissioning of a high capacity power transmission link between the two countries. POWERGRID is ...

DEC 01 2010

Power plants Commissioned in Oct10

  • IEX Bulletin Dec 2010
  • Created:Wed 01st DEC 2010

Adani Power Limited has commissioned the fourth330 MW unit of its 4,620 MW Mundra coal based power plant in Kutch, Gujarat. The project, comprising four units of 330 MW ...

DEC 01 2010

IEX ready to facilitate trading of RECs

  • IEX Bulletin Dec 2010
  • Created:Wed 01st DEC 2010

The Renewable Energy Certificate (REC) mechanism was formally launched by CERC on November 18, 2010 by the Union Minister for Power, Shri Sushil Kumar Shinde at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi. With the ...

DEC 01 2010

Solar power developers offer large discounts on CERC tariff in bidding for projects under JNNSM Phase- I

  • IEX Bulletin Dec 2010
  • Created:Wed 01st DEC 2010

NVVN has to tie up 500 MW from solar thermal project developers and 150 MW from PV developers. NVVN, instead of accepting offers on first-come, first-served basis, collected the offers and asked ...

DEC 01 2010

Godawari Powers 20 MW biomass based plant got commissioned

  • IEX Bulletin Dec 2010
  • Created:Wed 01st DEC 2010

Godawari Power and Ispat’s biomass based power plant of 20 MW located at Siltara Industrial Complex, Raipur, Chhattisgarh has been successfully commissioned and has started commercial ...

DEC 01 2010

Power premium shrinking as EU moves toward single Power Market

  • IEX Bulletin Dec 2010
  • Created:Wed 01st DEC 2010

As the European Union moves toward a single power market for the continent, the prices discovering at the exchanges are getting more efficient, as a result of which the premium of cost to buy ...

DEC 01 2010

A decisive step taken towards a single European Electricity Market

  • IEX Bulletin Dec 2010
  • Created:Wed 01st DEC 2010

The partners of Central West European (CWE) and Nordic countries have announced a decisive step towards the integration of the European electricity market. European consumers will thus benefit ...

NOV 01 2010

CERC approves trading of RECs at IEX

  • IEX Bulletin Nov 2010
  • Created:Mon 01st NOV 2010

CERC has approved trading of Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) on IEX. Hon’ble Commission has mandated a double-sided closed bid auction with uniform pricesolution asthe price discovery ...

NOV 01 2010

UERC issued (Terms & Conditions of Intra State Open Access) Regulations, 2010

  • IEX Bulletin Nov 2010
  • Created:Mon 01st NOV 2010

Uttarakhand Electricity Regulatory Commission has released the regulations defining the terms and conditions of Intra-State open access. The main features of these Regulations are :- ...

NOV 01 2010

Draft Regulations issued

  • IEX Bulletin Nov 2010
  • Created:Mon 01st NOV 2010

Chattisgarh State Electricity Regulatory Commission has issued Draft (Connectivity and Intra-State Open Access) Regulations, 2010. Comments and suggestion are invited up to November 22, ...

NOV 01 2010

POWERGRID develops 1200 kV transmission technology

  • IEX Bulletin Nov 2010
  • Created:Mon 01st NOV 2010

POWERGRID has developed a 1200 kV power transmission technology. A total of 35 ultra high voltage power equipment manufacturers collaborated with POWERGRID for developing the technology. Power of ...