NLC India to aggressively bid for railways' solar projects: Piyush Goyal -“In renewable energy, they already have about 191 mw today. It will become 300 mw by March 2018; and by 2025 it’s actually 4,251 mw that they are planning. So almost 24 per cent of their 13,700 mw will be renewable energy,” the minister said. The …NLC India to aggressively bid for railways solar projs: … Read more

Railways to issue tenders for solar projects on its unused land - Economic Times

Economic TimesThe Indian Railways will call tenders to award contracts to set up 3,000 mw of solar power projects on its unused land, rail and coal minister Piyush Goyal said. State-run lignite miner and power producer NLC India will also bid aggressively for the …NLC India to aggressively bid for railways’ solar projs: all … Read more

Torrent Power, ReNew, Green Infra win big projects in fourth wind bidding - Business Standard

Business StandardIn the fourth bidding held by Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited, SECI to award 2,000MW wind power projects, six players won by quoting large project size and moderate tariff. ReNew Power, Green Infra (now owned by Sembcorp India), Inox Wind and … …read more

Equis Energy secures all funds for 127-MW Aussie solar project - Renewables Now

Renewables NowFebruary 14 (Renewables Now) – Singapore-based Equis Energy said today it has achieved financial close on its 127-MW Tailem Bend solar project in South Australia, gearing to start construction this month. To be situated not far from the state’s capital …Equis Energy achieves financial close on $200m Australia projectDEALSTREETASIA all 3 news articles …read … Read more

Firms bid Rs2.44 per unit in India's wind power auction - Livemint

LivemintNew Delhi: India’s wind power tariff firmed up to Rs2.44 per unit in an auction conducted by state-run Solar Energy Corp. of India (SECI) for 2 gigawatt (GW) of wind power contracts that ended on late Tuesday evening, said a person aware of the … and more …read more

Coal Sector: Stricter regulation, lack of tech and cost overruns major challenges - The Indian Express

The Indian ExpressAt a time when the Central government is battling the problem of low coal stocks in over 50 power plants in the country, a study by Coal India Ltd (CIL) has listed out the headwinds impacting the coal sector, including the emergence of renewable energy … and more …read more

IL&FS Energy looks to buy 150 MW solar assets - Financial Express

Financial ExpressTypically, they look at assets at a discount of 15-20% to the market, to meet their valuation expectations.” Solar valuations have been recently under stress due to a fall in solar tariffs, which have dropped to Rs 2.44/kWh from a high of Rs 17/kWh in … …read more