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April 2019
Editor Dolly Khattar

April 2019

The Indian renewable energy sector has entered the year 2019 with strong tailwinds as far as M&A and financing activities are concerned. A large number of acquisitions have been concluded or announced since January 2019. […]

March 2019
Editor Dolly Khattar

March 2019

The solar power segment has taken off in a way that most people would not have anticipated. From an almost non-existent solar market in 2010, India today is home to the fifth-largest installed solar power […]

February 2019
Editor Dolly Khattar

February 2019

Land availability is the most important prerequisite for any utility-scale solar or wind power project. While the country has abundant land resources, it is becoming increasingly difficult and expensive to acquire it, be it government […]

January 2019
Editor Dolly Khattar

January 2019

India has an ambitious renewable energy target of 175 GW by 2022. However, installing such a large renewable energy capacity has its own set of problems, with power evacuation and grid integration being the key […]

December 2018
Editor Dolly Khattar

December 2018

With the total addressable market for solar PV expected to reach 30 GW by March 2019, operations and maintenance (O&M) of these assets is emerging as a key opportunity for a number of players. These […]

November 2018
Editor Dolly Khattar

November 2018

With this issue, we celebrate our eighth anniversary. As before, we use this occasion to share our perspective on the state of the sector. Over the past couple of years, the Indian renewable energy sector […]

October 2018
Editor Dolly Khattar

October 2018

In the initial years of solar power development in India, O&M was often coupled with EPC and was undertaken by the same vendors. Of late however, solar O&M has emerged as a separate market segment […]

September 2018
Editor Dolly Khattar

September 2018

After a year of lull, the wind power segment in India has regained momentum with 9 GW of capacity tendered as of August 2018. The current installed wind capacity stands at about 35 GW, implying […]

August 2018
Editor Dolly Khattar

August 2018

Overshadowed by the safeguard duty row and the sharp depreciation in the rupee, India’s solar energy segment is staring at a period of policy and legal uncertainty, and possible tariff hikes. The debate over the […]

April 2018
Editor Dolly Khattar

April 2018

Waste to energy (WtE) has been a very slow growing segment despite there being tremendous potential for these projects in India. Currently, there are over 180 WtE plants based on municipal solid waste (MSW), urban, […]

February 2018
Editor Dolly Khattar

February 2018

India’s renewable energy project tendering activity is at an all-time high. The month of January alone saw tenders for over 5.5 GW being launched by the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) and other state-level […]

January 2018
Editor Dolly Khattar

January 2018

In early January this year, one of the hottest places on earth, the grainy sand dunes of the Sahara desert, was covered in white snow as thick as 15 inches in some places. Ironically, scientists […]

December 2017
Editor Dolly Khattar

December 2017

From biodegradable toilets to solar-powered railway stations, Indian Railways is changing the way it works to reduce its carbon footprint. The utility operates one of the world’s largest rail networks and is the single biggest […]

November 2017
Editor Dolly Khattar

November 2017

With this issue, we celebrate our seventh anniversary. As before, we use this occasion to share our take on the state of the sector. A reflection on the past year indicates a lacklustre performance by […]

October 2017
Editor Dolly Khattar

October 2017

Until two years ago, renewable energy players were struggling to develop a sizeable wind and solar power portfolio in order to be able to access the capital markets. Today, the situation is such that a […]

September 2017
Editor Dolly Khattar

September 2017

India’s energy transition towards a sustainable and clean power portfolio is not proving to be easy. Both the solar and wind power segments are going through multiple challenges such as the renegotiation of power purchase […]

July 2017
Editor Dolly Khattar

July 2017

wind power segment is going through an exciting phase as is evident from the ongoing developments. In response to the second tender issued by the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI), it has received bids […]

June 2017
Editor Dolly Khattar

June 2017

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy’s experiment to allocate new projects through competitive bidding seems to be having a positive ripple effect. The success of the 1 GW wind capacity auction, which saw tariffs […]

May 2017
Editor Dolly Khattar

May 2017

At a time when the addition of coal-fuelled power generation capacity is at a standstill in India and globally, the country is witnessing a free fall in solar power prices. The newest low is a […]

April 2017
Editor Dolly Khattar

April 2017

The latest solar auction yielded an electricity price of Rs 3.15 per kWh, down from the Rs 3.30 per kWh tariff determined in the Rewa solar park tender. The latest record has been set by […]

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