The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) is inviting tenders for two solicitations seeking to award 1.2 GW of solar photovoltaic and 1.2 GW of wind-solar projects that will be developed on a build-own-operate (BOO) basis.
Reportedly, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has instructed NTPC and Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) to release performance bank guarantees (PBGs) for all the commissioned wind and solar power projects. The PBGs can be released in the span of 45 days from the commercial operation date (COD), on the condition that all required submission of necessary documents is fulfilled.
As per the government’s target to achieve a cumulative capacity of 100 GW solar PV installation by 2022, SECI has invited proposals for setting up the same anywhere in India on a Build-Own-Operate (BOT) basis.
In a bid to boost Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s enterprising goal of achieving up to 175 GW of energy – relying solely on renewable sources – the government has yet again floated a renewable energy storage tender. A major chunk of the goal, amounting to 100 GW is dedicated to solar power.
Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued a new notice inviting tenders seeking for online bids for the development of a 14-MW of solar PV power plant with linked 42 MW of battery energy storage system at Leh and Kargil in Jammu and Kashmir.