Indian solar tenders ramp up with another 950MW in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has tendered another 950MW of solar in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh.

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SECI’s 275MW solar tender in Uttar Pradesh to power Varanasi’s 100% renewables dream

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued a Request for Qualification (RfP) document for 275MW of grid-connected solar in the state of Uttar Pradesh.

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Siemens the latest to back blockchain start-up LO3

Siemens has become the latest energy and engineering giant to throw its weight behind energy tech start-up and blockchain specialist LO3 Energy.

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Oman launches 500MW large-scale tender

Oman has confirmed a competitive tender for a 500MW PV project.

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Indian Railways eyes power from 1,050MW solar park in Madhya Pradesh

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) could auction a solar park of 1,050MW capacity in the state of Madhya Pradesh, from which Indian Railways plans to purchase the power generated.

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Canadian Solar selected for 112MW PV project in Brazil

Canadian Solar has been awarded a 112MW PV project in the Brazilian state of Pernambuco following the country’s A-4 auction that was just held in December 2017.

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Astronergy to provide 80MW of modules for Atlas’ new Brazil solar project

Astronergy has signed off on an 80MW PV module supply contract with Atlas Renewable Energy, which is developing an 80MW solar plant located in Aquiraz, Ceará, Brazil.

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National Grid’s UK frequency response procurement process aims at transparency, simplicity

National Grid has revealed a simplified, more standardised approach to Firm Frequency Response (FFR) procurement whilst teasing the first details of its fast-response follow-up to EFR.

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India’s SECI consults on ‘unclear’ 20GW solar manufacturing and project capacity plan

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued an expression of interest (EOI) for the setting up of 20GW of vertically-integrated solar PV manufacturing capacity in India over the next three years, in an unclear and poorly worded release.

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‘Flow is less bankable than Li-ion – but that will change’

The CEO of Primus Power agrees that at present, lithium battery systems are more bankable than the flow battery energy storage systems of the type his company makes, but asserted that he believes this will change over time.

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Hareon Solar board backs Moroccan JV

Chinese solar manufacturer Hareon Solar has approved a joint venture that could see it working upstream and downstream in Morocco.

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