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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 ...

JUN 01 2011

CERC directs power exchanges to cut bidding block time

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

T h e C e n t r a l E l e c t r i c i t y R e g u l a t o r y Commission (CERC) has directed power exchanges to reduce bidding block time from an hour at present to 15 minutes, while the proposal ...

JUN 01 2011

Plants commissioned in May 2011

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

• Ratnagiri-3 (300 MW) of JSW Energy Limited. The plant is located at Ratnagiri in Maharashtra. • Mundra -2 ( 660 MW) of Adani Power Limited. With this, the plant’s total ...

JUN 01 2011

HP Govt. levies generation tax on hydro projects

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

The Himachal Pradesh government has introduced the HP Electricity (Taxation on Generation) Bill 2011 in its legislative assembly. The bill intends to levy an electricity generation tax on hydro ...

JUN 01 2011

BHEL develops Indias first ultra-high voltage transformer

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

The 1,200-kV ultra high voltage AC transformer was indigenously developed at its Bhopal facility. The transformer will be installed in India's first experimental 1,200 kV National Test ...

JUN 01 2011

South to be fully merged with national power grid in 3 years

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

In three years, the southern region is to be completely integrated with the NEW grid which would result in one of the largest synchronous interconnections in the world. This would even out ...

JUN 01 2011

CCEA approves constitution of the National Clean Energy Fund (NCEF) to finance renewable energy projects

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

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved the constitution of the National Clean Energy Fund (NCEF) to finance renewable energy projects. CCEA has formed an inter-ministerial ...

JUN 01 2011

Mahagenco gets approval for setting up 150 MW solar PV project

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

Mahagenco has obtained the state government’s approval on its proposal to set up a 150-MW solar photovoltaic (PV) project at Dhule and a 5-MW solar PV project at Chandrapur in the state. ...

JUN 01 2011

Rajasthan notifies State Solar Policy 2011

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

Rajasthan Renewable Energy Corporation Limited (RREC) has declared the solar policy which expects developing 1,500 MW of solar capacity in the state by 2013-14 at an investment of Rs 15,000 ...

JUN 01 2011

Punjab to become first state in the country to use solar canal covers

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

The Punjab government has approved the setting up of a 1 MW solar PV project that entails the installation of solar panels over irrigation canals in the state. Thus, Punjab would become the first ...

JUN 01 2011

European Energy Exchange Expands Trading in Natural-Gas Markets

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

European Energy Exchange AG, which merged its power business with Powernext SA of France in 2009, expanded its spot natural gas markets to include around-the- clock trading and buying and selling ...