Wednesday, 25 April 2018

S&P highlights wind issues

PFI Issue 623 - April 18, 2018

S&P Global has highlighted issues with wind power projects in India as the country seeks to double its current wind capacity from 32GW now to 60GW by 2022.

Wind bid tariffs up a little

PFI Issue 623 - April 18, 2018

Tariff bids in the latest 2GW Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) wind tender have come in at Rs2.51 per kWh (US$0.039/kWh), up from the low of Rs2.43 in December.

Gujarat to develop 5GW solar park

PFI Issue 623 - April 18, 2018

The Gujarat state government has given the go-ahead to develop a 5GW solar park at the Dholera Special Investment Region (DSIR), according to local reports.

GUVNL calls halt to solar projects

PFI Issue 623 - April 18, 2018

The board of Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd (GUVNL) has called a halt to signing the 25-year power purchase agreement (PPAs) with the three winning bidders of a 500MW solar auction on concerns that the tariffs were too high.

Adani wins road project

PFI Issue 623 - April 18, 2018

Adani Enterprises has been awarded a US$175m highway project from the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI), according to local reports.