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AUG 01 2011

RInfra gets distribution license for distribution in Mumbai suburban area

  • IEX Bulletin sep-11
  • Created:Mon 01st AUG 2011

Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has awarded the distribution license for Mumbai suburban area to Reliance Infrastructure Limited (RInfra). For this, MERC had invited bids in ...

AUG 01 2011

Tamil Nadu finalizes RPO

  • IEX Bulletin aug-11
  • Created:Mon 01st AUG 2011

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission has amended the regulations relating to 'renewable energy purchase obligation', lowering the quantum of the obligation from 14% to 9% of ...

AUG 01 2011

Tata BP Solar commissions PV plant

  • IEX Bulletin aug-11
  • Created:Mon 01st AUG 2011

Tata BP Solar India Limited has commissioned one MW rooftop photovoltaic (PV) plant at Osmanabad in Maharashtra. The plant is owned by Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Sahakari Sakhar Karkhana Limited. The ...

AUG 01 2011

First solar plant commissioned in Orissa

  • IEX Bulletin aug-11
  • Created:Mon 01st AUG 2011

Raajratna Energy Holdings Private Limited (REHPL) has commissioned the first solar plant of Orissa. The 1 MW is located at Sadeipali in Western Orissa's Bolangir district. This is the third ...

AUG 01 2011

NYSE Euronext Becomes Carbon-Neutral with REC Purchase

  • IEX Bulletin aug-11
  • Created:Mon 01st AUG 2011

NYSE Euronext, a global operator of financial markets, has decided to make the entire company carbon-neutral by purchasing renewable energy certificate (RECs) and carbon offsets that neutralize ...

AUG 01 2011

ICE Unveils Brazilian Electric Power Exchange

  • IEX Bulletin aug-11
  • Created:Mon 01st AUG 2011

G l o b a l c l e a r i n g h o u s e a n d e x c h a n g e o p e r a t o r Intercontinental Exchange announced the launch of a Brazilian marketplace for trading electronic power contracts. This ...

AUG 01 2011

Plants commissioned in July' 11

  • IEX Bulletin aug-11
  • Created:Mon 01st AUG 2011

• Koderma TPS-1 (500 MW) of DVC. The plant is located at Koderma district in Jharkhand. • Mundra TPP (Phase-2), U-2 (660 MW) of Adani Power Ltd. The plant is located at Mundra, ...

JUL 01 2011

CERC to review tariff norms for biomass plants

  • IEX Bulletin july-11
  • Created:Fri 01st JUL 2011

With a number of biomass plants getting closed in Punjab, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh, CERC on MNRE's request has decided to review the tariff guidelines for biomass power plants. India has ...

JUL 01 2011

PSERC issues orders on cross subsidy charges

  • IEX Bulletin july-11
  • Created:Fri 01st JUL 2011

P u n j a b S t a t e E l e c t r i c i t y R e g u l a t o r y Commission's (PSERC) has notified regulations on open access. As per the regulations, consumers are required to pay a cross ...

JUL 01 2011

J&K Govt. approves Hydro Policy 2011

  • IEX Bulletin july-11
  • Created:Fri 01st JUL 2011

The Jammu and Kashmir government has approved the “Jammu and Kashmir State Hydro Projects Development Policy-2011”. The policy envisages setting up hydro projects from 2-100 MW, with ...

JUL 01 2011

BHEL solar panels in GSAT-8

  • IEX Bulletin july-11
  • Created:Fri 01st JUL 2011

BHEL has assembled and supplied space grade solar panels to ISRO. These panels have been successfully deployed on ISRO's heaviest GSAT-8 satellite which will cater to telecommunication. The ...

JUL 01 2011

Krishnapatnam UMPP gets CDM registration

  • IEX Bulletin july-11
  • Created:Fri 01st JUL 2011

The Krishnapatnam UMPP has been registered with Clean Development Mechanism Executive Board (CDM-EB) of United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). 12.3 million Carbon credits ...

JUL 01 2011

India's first renewable energy based smart mini- grid system commissioned

  • IEX Bulletin july-11
  • Created:Fri 01st JUL 2011

First of its kind Renewable Energy Based Smart Mini-Grid System has been commissioned at TERI Retreat in Gurgaon. A Smart Mini-Grid (SMG), or Micro-Grid, is an intelligent electricity ...

JUL 01 2011

MNRE invites suggestions for grid-connected solar plants under JNNSM

  • IEX Bulletin july-11
  • Created:Fri 01st JUL 2011

MNRE has invited suggestions on guidelines for selection of grid-connected solar power projects under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (JNNSM) during 2011-12. The ministry has called ...

JUL 01 2011

OGPCL commissions biomass plant in Tamil Nadu

  • IEX Bulletin july -11
  • Created:Fri 01st JUL 2011

Orient Green Power Company Limited (OGPCL) has synchronized 10-MW biomass power plant at Pollachi in Tamil Nadu. The plant is the ...

JUL 01 2011

Conergy completes 5MW solar power project in UK

  • IEX Bulletin july-11
  • Created:Fri 01st JUL 2011

Germany-based developer and manufacturer of solar modules and mounting systems Conergy has completed a 5MW solar photovoltaic power plant in Hawton near Newark on Trent in Nottinghamshire, UK. ...

JUL 01 2011

Siemens to supply equipment for 50MW solar power plant in Spain

  • IEX Bulletin july-11
  • Created:Fri 01st JUL 2011

Siemens Energy has received an order from UTE Termosolar Olivenza to supply equipment for a 50MW concentrated solar power plant in Extremadura, Spain. The plant is planned to begin operation by ...

JUL 01 2011

Plants commissioned in June'11

  • IEX Bulletin july-11
  • Created:Fri 01st JUL 2011

• Priyadarshini Jurala Hydroelectric Project-6 (39 MW) of APGENCO. The plant is located at Revulapalli village, Mahaboobnagar district in Andhra Pradesh. • K o t h a g u d e m - ...

JUN 01 2011

TNERC issues draft RPO regulations for 2012-15

  • IEX Bulletin june-11
  • Created:Wed 01st JUN 2011

TNERC has issued draft RPO regulations for FY 2012-15 including captive power p l a n t s ( C P P s ) a n d o p e n a c c e s s consumers on buyer side. The RPO specified for these years ...

JUN 01 2011

Delhi High Court allows DERC to determine tariff for 2011-12

  • IEX Bulletin june-11
  • Created:Wed 01st JUN 2011

The Delhi High Court has allowed the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) to fix the power tariff for 2011-12, thereby lifting the restraints earlier imposed on the process by the state ...