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Transmission system bidding: Did PGCIL went and bid way below cost?.  FDG and change of law: No law in place yet to remedy the problem.  Solar power at generation stations: How to treat the power so generated is causing some hurt burn.  Durga Infra Mining: Doing better.  Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Ltd; High debt levels.  Technical information on coal blocks to be auctioned.  Transmission Corporation of Andhra Pradesh Limited: Gets a D rating.  Project monitoring software update-I: RFQ for FDG package in Q1, 2022; ash handling and boiler fuel firing system by Q4, 2021.  Hydel project delayed: Find out what further bids are expected.  Rs 5747 crore hydel project: RFQ for the civil works package -1 is likely to be floated in Q1 2022..  Our Take.  To small hydel projects where you can put your money into.  Business opportunity: Solar power projects.  Download Tenders and Newsclips.  POSOCO has no Chinese hardware or software, the company declares.  Coal ministry trying to kill old regulations.  Coal auction: Is acquiring a coal mine too risky at this juncture?.  RLDCs: How much do they spend every year?.  Business opportunity in captive power projects.  Download Tenders and Newsclips.  

Transmission system bidding: Did PGCIL went and bid way below cost?

Jun 14: The auction was held in February for this transmission system and Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd came out the L-1 bidder
8But the tariff differential so high between the L-1 and L-2 bider that eyebrows were raised on how exactly would the company get away with such a low tariff rate
8The fact that it sought a higher rate immediately afterward went to show that PGCIL may have under-bid for the project
Click on Reports for more Details

FDG and change of law: No law in place yet to remedy the problem

Jun 14: 8The setting of the FDGs for a whole lot of generating stations as per central government provisions are considered a change of law
8But no mechanism has yet been established to compensate the generating stations for the consequences of this change in law
Click on Reports for more Details

Solar power at generation stations: How to treat the power so generated is causing some hurt burn

Jun 14: 8NTPC has set up two large scale solar power plants in its thermal generation
8And it is now facing problems in integrating the power into the grid as it comes under the government's flexible generations scheme
Click on Reports for more Details

Durga Infra Mining: Doing better

Jun 14: The company is involved in the overburden removal in mines
8And in the mining business
8The outlook is healthy, and while debts are high, the ability to service is getting better
Click on Reports for more Details

Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Ltd; High debt levels

Jun 14: Losses are mounting
8And conditions are deteriorating
Click on Reports for more Details

Technical information on coal blocks to be auctioned

Jun 14: 8Get all the technical information on the auctioning of coal blocks here
8In case you are interested
Click on Reports for more. Details

Transmission Corporation of Andhra Pradesh Limited: Gets a D rating

Jun 14: 8Clearly, things aren't going as well as they should for this transmission company.
8There are delays in debt servicing
Click on Reports for more Details

Project monitoring software update-I: RFQ for FDG package in Q1, 2022; ash handling and boiler fuel firing system by Q4, 2021

Jun 14: We are glad to announce the reactivation of our project monitoring software for the energy sector.
8Here is a Rs 720 crore FGD Installation and Ash Handling Plant modernization Project
8Project Event: RFQ for design, engineering, supply, transportation, installation, erection, and completion of an FGD package is expected by Q1 2022. RFQ for modernization and up-gradation of ash handling plant for units 3-6 and boiler fuel firing system for unit 1-6 is likely to be floated by end of Q4 2021.
Click here for more details
Details

Hydel project delayed: Find out what further bids are expected

Jun 14: Here is this hydel project
8Project Cost: Rs1061.21 crores
8Project Description: New contractors had to be organized as the project suffered several years of delay.
The civil works of the project are being executed by Moshvaraya Infrastructure Ltd. The contract for Electro-Mechanical works for Turbine and its Auxiliaries has been awarded to M/s Litostroj Power d.o.o., Slovenia and for Generator and its Auxiliaries to M/s CG Electric Systems Hungary Zrt., Hungary. The hydro-mechanical works have been awarded to M/S Texmaco Rail & Engineering Limited and M/s Chhattisgarh Metaliks & Alloys Pvt. Further bids are expected soon.
Click here for more details Details

Rs 5747 crore hydel project: RFQ for the civil works package -1 is likely to be floated in Q1 2022.

Jun 14: This is a Rs 5747 crore hydel project
8Project Event: RFQ for the civil works package -1 is likely to be floated in Q1 2022.
Click here for more details Details

Our Take

Jun 14: For reference purposes the website carries here the following reports:
8
Sprng Transform Sun Energy Private Limited: STSEPL remains exposed to the risk of grid curtailment by TSSPDCL Details
8Durga Infra Mining Pvt. Ltd: Exposed to regulatory risks associated with mining Details
8Transmission Corporation of Andhra Pradesh Limited: Delays in servicing of Vidyut Bonds Details
8Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Limited: The corporation is expecting that the tariff revision may be revised in the next six to nine months Details
8Sprng Solren Private Limited: SSPL remain exposed to interest rate movement, given the single part and fixed tariff under the PPA Details
8East Coast Energy Private Limited: Non-Cooperating category Details
Click on reports for more
Details

To small hydel projects where you can put your money into

Jun 14: 8Are you interested in  hydro electric power projects? There are two small ones you can put your money in
8Hydro Electric Project (2 x 1 MW)
8Hydro Electric Project (2 x 0.2 MW)
Click on reports for more
Details

Business opportunity: Solar power projects

Jun 14: 8Bids are invited from EPC contractors for a 5MW Grid Connected Floating SPV power plant
8Bids for EPC contract with 05 Years comprehensive maintenance contract of (5kW to 35kW) On-grid SPV power plants
Click on reports for more
Details

Download Tenders and Newsclips

Jun 14: For reference purposes the website carries here the following tenders: 
8Tender for procurement of 65,000 Nos. Male-Female contact sets Details
8Tender for overhauling of 200MW generator and attending the rise of seal babbit metal temperature fault Details
8Tender for the procurement of metering equipments Details
8Tender for the supply of 5100 Nos. 110KV 120KN polymer composite insulators Details
8Tender for Procurement of economizer tube and tubes Bend Details
8Tender for round the clock running, preventive and breakdown maintenance of MAX-DCS system and main plant C&I system Details
8Tender for the Overhauling of LP Turbine Details
8Tender for the supply of 9200 Nos. 110KV 90KN Polymer Composite Insulators Details
8Design, Engineering, Supply, Construction, Erection, Testing & Commissioning of complete Chlorine Di-oxide plant Details
8Tender for Operation Support Services on round the clock basis for TPS Details
8Tender for Annual Rate Contract for Operation & Maintenance of Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) Details
8Tender for Design, supply, erection, testing & commissioning of hydro-mechanical components Details
8Tender for Design, supply, erection, testing & commissioning of E-Flow Gates, Screw Hoists & Butterfly Valves and Associated Equipment Details
8Design, supply, installation, testing, commissioning with remote monitoring system of 35 kW and 5 kW solar PV power plant Details
8Tender for manufacture, testing, supply and delivery of energy meter fitted with pilfer proof meter box Details
8Tender for AMC for work of repairing, overhauling, servicing and alignment of isolators Details
8Tender for supply of portable electronic reference energy meter Details
8Tender for Work of replacement of existing old Damaged / Broken 0.2 ACSR Panther conductor by new 0.2 ACSR Panther conductor Details
8Tender for Supply and Delivery of 132kV and 33kV Surge Arresters Details
8Design & Engineering, Supply, Erection, Testing and Commissioning of 5MW Solar Photovoltaic Power Plant Details
Click on tenders for more
For reference purposes the website carries here the following newsclips:
8Solar equipment manufacturing: More clarity is needed on the agenda Details
8Godawari Power trades higher for seventh straight day; zooms 51% in 3 days Details
8GE T&D India Q4 PAT at Rs16.1cr, revenue up 36.2% yoy; Stock trades flat Details
8Discoms' outstanding dues to gencos fall 11.2% to Rs 81,628 cr in April Details
8CG Power lines up Rs 135 cr capital expenditure in current financial year Details
8Coal India's 114 mining projects under different stages of implementation Details
8Board of Rel Infra approves subscription to preferential issue of RPower Details
8Sterling and Wilson Solar appoints Amit Jain as Global CEO Details
8Coal India amends policy, allows export of fuel bought via e-auction Details
8Clean energy investment in developing economies top global priority: IEA Details
8Maharashtra can save Rs75,000 crore on power generation in 10 years: Report Details
8Goa industrial development corporation's coal block plans in limbo Details
8Maharashtra moots mega solar projects in Marathwada, Vidarbha Details
8Directed power dept to ensure early completion of Darbar Sahib solar power project: Punjab CM Details
8Odisha approves Rs 1,637 cr investment projects; Power sector in focus Details
8Godhna project in Chhattisgarh turns white elephant for Karnataka Details
8Revision in FAME-II norms to boost electric 2-wheeler demand: Hero Electric Details
Click on newsclips for more
Details

POSOCO has no Chinese hardware or software, the company declares

Jun 11: 8Chinese hardware and software in IT systems are not encouraged it seems in the power sector
 Find out more   Details

Coal ministry trying to kill old regulations

Jun 11: The ministry of coal is trying to clear the cobwebs by doing away with archaic regulations
8It is turning out to be a big and complicated task
8Here is an example
Click on Reports for more Details

Coal auction: Is acquiring a coal mine too risky at this juncture?

Jun 11: What is the due process for auctioning of coal mines as of now
8The last date for submission of bids for the mines is June 26.
8Is acquiring a coal mine now, when energy economics is transforming rapidly, too risky? Or is it?
 Know all about it Details

RLDCs: How much do they spend every year?

Jun 11: How much money does a regional load dispatch centre spend every year
8Quite a bit it seems
8And the HR component is the most significant bit by any yardstick
Click on Reports for more Details

Business opportunity in captive power projects

Jun 11: 8WHRB based-10MW
8AFBC based-10MW
8Expansion Captive Power project from 75MW to 285MW
8Captive Power Plant-295MW
8Co-generation power plant-40MW
Click on reports for more
Details

Download Tenders and Newsclips

Jun 11: For reference purposes the website carries here the following tenders: 
8Tender for procurement of complete gear box (Rotation Right) of APH Details
8Tender for procurement, erection, commissioning & testing of 400KG Rack & Pinion type elevator at AHP Details
8Tender for procurement of vibration monitoring system for HT Drives Details
8Tender for supply, erection & commissioning of emulsifier system for transformers Details
8Tender for coal handling plant run-off water treatment system Package Details
8Tender for Short term Service Contract for maintenance of mechanical equipments of main plant boiler and its auxiliaries Details
8Tender for biennial maintenance contract for boiler & auxiliary Details
8Tender for Design, manufacturing, supply, retrofitting, testing and commissioning of numerical relay based Bus-Bar differential protection Details
8Tender for annual rate contract for unloading of coal Details
8Tender for Electrical Protection Audit at gas based Power Plant Details
8Tender for annual maintenance contract for boiler & its auxiliary system Details
8Tender for Work of Installation, Testing & Commissioning of 125 MVAR, 420kV, 3 Phase Shunt Bus Reactor Details
8Tender for work of renovation of existing earth mat and augmentation of earthing arrangement Details
8Tender for work of shifting/height rising of 220kV D/C transmission line Details
8Tender for Work of Supply, Erection, Testing and Commissioning of 22kV Feeder along Civil works Details
Click on tenders for more
For reference purposes the website carries here the following newsclips
8NHPC plans to expand solar and wind power portfolio Details
8PLI to help India catch up with storage manufacturing race: Rahul Walawalkar Details
8IKEA To Help India Suppliers Go Green By Enabling Shift To Renewable Energy Details
8India's wind power sector wants rival solar to help drive growth Details
8ALMM Effect: Solar Developers Worried About Supply, Module Makers Unconcerned Details
8TN well placed for clean energy transition Details
8Clean energy transition could save Maharashtra Rs75K-crore in 10 years: Study Details
8Electric mobility startup Cell Propulsion raises $2 million Details
8Tata Power arm CGPL raises Rs 570 cr via NCDs Details
8Schlumberger announces collaboration with Panasonic for sustainable lithium production Details
8At 6,499 MW, Delhi sees highest power demand this summer Details
8Australia government needs to help coal-fired power - Alinta CEO Details
8Retiring old coal plants can help Maharashtra save Rs 16,000 cr in five years: Report Details
8Rajasthan to Centre: Don’t end waiver on solar transmission charges Details
8China to end subsidies for new solar, onshore wind projects in 2021 Details
Click on newsclips for more
Details

Transmission system bidding: Did PGCIL went and bid way below cost?

Jun 14: The auction was held in February for this transmission system and Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd came out the L-1 bidder
8But the tariff differential so high between the L-1 and L-2 bider that eyebrows were raised on how exactly would the company get away with such a low tariff rate
8The fact that it sought a higher rate immediately afterward went to show that PGCIL may have under-bid for the project
Click on Reports for more Details

FDG and change of law: No law in place yet to remedy the problem

Jun 14: 8The setting of the FDGs for a whole lot of generating stations as per central government provisions are considered a change of law
8But no mechanism has yet been established to compensate the generating stations for the consequences of this change in law
Click on Reports for more Details

Solar power at generation stations: How to treat the power so generated is causing some hurt burn

Jun 14: 8NTPC has set up two large scale solar power plants in its thermal generation
8And it is now facing problems in integrating the power into the grid as it comes under the government's flexible generations scheme
Click on Reports for more Details

Durga Infra Mining: Doing better

Jun 14: The company is involved in the overburden removal in mines
8And in the mining business
8The outlook is healthy, and while debts are high, the ability to service is getting better
Click on Reports for more Details

Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Ltd; High debt levels

Jun 14: Losses are mounting
8And conditions are deteriorating
Click on Reports for more Details

Technical information on coal blocks to be auctioned

Jun 14: 8Get all the technical information on the auctioning of coal blocks here
8In case you are interested
Click on Reports for more. Details

Transmission Corporation of Andhra Pradesh Limited: Gets a D rating

Jun 14: 8Clearly, things aren't going as well as they should for this transmission company.
8There are delays in debt servicing
Click on Reports for more Details

Project monitoring software update-I: RFQ for FDG package in Q1, 2022; ash handling and boiler fuel firing system by Q4, 2021

Jun 14: We are glad to announce the reactivation of our project monitoring software for the energy sector.
8Here is a Rs 720 crore FGD Installation and Ash Handling Plant modernization Project
8Project Event: RFQ for design, engineering, supply, transportation, installation, erection, and completion of an FGD package is expected by Q1 2022. RFQ for modernization and up-gradation of ash handling plant for units 3-6 and boiler fuel firing system for unit 1-6 is likely to be floated by end of Q4 2021.
Click here for more details
Details

Hydel project delayed: Find out what further bids are expected

Jun 14: Here is this hydel project
8Project Cost: Rs1061.21 crores
8Project Description: New contractors had to be organized as the project suffered several years of delay.
The civil works of the project are being executed by Moshvaraya Infrastructure Ltd. The contract for Electro-Mechanical works for Turbine and its Auxiliaries has been awarded to M/s Litostroj Power d.o.o., Slovenia and for Generator and its Auxiliaries to M/s CG Electric Systems Hungary Zrt., Hungary. The hydro-mechanical works have been awarded to M/S Texmaco Rail & Engineering Limited and M/s Chhattisgarh Metaliks & Alloys Pvt. Further bids are expected soon.
Click here for more details Details

Rs 5747 crore hydel project: RFQ for the civil works package -1 is likely to be floated in Q1 2022.

Jun 14: This is a Rs 5747 crore hydel project
8Project Event: RFQ for the civil works package -1 is likely to be floated in Q1 2022.
Click here for more details Details

Our Take

Jun 14: For reference purposes the website carries here the following reports:
8
Sprng Transform Sun Energy Private Limited: STSEPL remains exposed to the risk of grid curtailment by TSSPDCL Details
8Durga Infra Mining Pvt. Ltd: Exposed to regulatory risks associated with mining Details
8Transmission Corporation of Andhra Pradesh Limited: Delays in servicing of Vidyut Bonds Details
8Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Limited: The corporation is expecting that the tariff revision may be revised in the next six to nine months Details
8Sprng Solren Private Limited: SSPL remain exposed to interest rate movement, given the single part and fixed tariff under the PPA Details
8East Coast Energy Private Limited: Non-Cooperating category Details
Click on reports for more
Details

To small hydel projects where you can put your money into

Jun 14: 8Are you interested in  hydro electric power projects? There are two small ones you can put your money in
8Hydro Electric Project (2 x 1 MW)
8Hydro Electric Project (2 x 0.2 MW)
Click on reports for more
Details

Business opportunity: Solar power projects

Jun 14: 8Bids are invited from EPC contractors for a 5MW Grid Connected Floating SPV power plant
8Bids for EPC contract with 05 Years comprehensive maintenance contract of (5kW to 35kW) On-grid SPV power plants
Click on reports for more
Details

Download Tenders and Newsclips

Jun 14: For reference purposes the website carries here the following tenders: 
8Tender for procurement of 65,000 Nos. Male-Female contact sets Details
8Tender for overhauling of 200MW generator and attending the rise of seal babbit metal temperature fault Details
8Tender for the procurement of metering equipments Details
8Tender for the supply of 5100 Nos. 110KV 120KN polymer composite insulators Details
8Tender for Procurement of economizer tube and tubes Bend Details
8Tender for round the clock running, preventive and breakdown maintenance of MAX-DCS system and main plant C&I system Details
8Tender for the Overhauling of LP Turbine Details
8Tender for the supply of 9200 Nos. 110KV 90KN Polymer Composite Insulators Details
8Design, Engineering, Supply, Construction, Erection, Testing & Commissioning of complete Chlorine Di-oxide plant Details
8Tender for Operation Support Services on round the clock basis for TPS Details
8Tender for Annual Rate Contract for Operation & Maintenance of Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) Details
8Tender for Design, supply, erection, testing & commissioning of hydro-mechanical components Details
8Tender for Design, supply, erection, testing & commissioning of E-Flow Gates, Screw Hoists & Butterfly Valves and Associated Equipment Details
8Design, supply, installation, testing, commissioning with remote monitoring system of 35 kW and 5 kW solar PV power plant Details
8Tender for manufacture, testing, supply and delivery of energy meter fitted with pilfer proof meter box Details
8Tender for AMC for work of repairing, overhauling, servicing and alignment of isolators Details
8Tender for supply of portable electronic reference energy meter Details
8Tender for Work of replacement of existing old Damaged / Broken 0.2 ACSR Panther conductor by new 0.2 ACSR Panther conductor Details
8Tender for Supply and Delivery of 132kV and 33kV Surge Arresters Details
8Design & Engineering, Supply, Erection, Testing and Commissioning of 5MW Solar Photovoltaic Power Plant Details
Click on tenders for more
For reference purposes the website carries here the following newsclips:
8Solar equipment manufacturing: More clarity is needed on the agenda Details
8Godawari Power trades higher for seventh straight day; zooms 51% in 3 days Details
8GE T&D India Q4 PAT at Rs16.1cr, revenue up 36.2% yoy; Stock trades flat Details
8Discoms' outstanding dues to gencos fall 11.2% to Rs 81,628 cr in April Details
8CG Power lines up Rs 135 cr capital expenditure in current financial year Details
8Coal India's 114 mining projects under different stages of implementation Details
8Board of Rel Infra approves subscription to preferential issue of RPower Details
8Sterling and Wilson Solar appoints Amit Jain as Global CEO Details
8Coal India amends policy, allows export of fuel bought via e-auction Details
8Clean energy investment in developing economies top global priority: IEA Details
8Maharashtra can save Rs75,000 crore on power generation in 10 years: Report Details
8Goa industrial development corporation's coal block plans in limbo Details
8Maharashtra moots mega solar projects in Marathwada, Vidarbha Details
8Directed power dept to ensure early completion of Darbar Sahib solar power project: Punjab CM Details
8Odisha approves Rs 1,637 cr investment projects; Power sector in focus Details
8Godhna project in Chhattisgarh turns white elephant for Karnataka Details
8Revision in FAME-II norms to boost electric 2-wheeler demand: Hero Electric Details
Click on newsclips for more
Details

POSOCO has no Chinese hardware or software, the company declares

Jun 11: 8Chinese hardware and software in IT systems are not encouraged it seems in the power sector
 Find out more   Details

Coal ministry trying to kill old regulations

Jun 11: The ministry of coal is trying to clear the cobwebs by doing away with archaic regulations
8It is turning out to be a big and complicated task
8Here is an example
Click on Reports for more Details

Coal auction: Is acquiring a coal mine too risky at this juncture?

Jun 11: What is the due process for auctioning of coal mines as of now
8The last date for submission of bids for the mines is June 26.
8Is acquiring a coal mine now, when energy economics is transforming rapidly, too risky? Or is it?
 Know all about it Details

RLDCs: How much do they spend every year?

Jun 11: How much money does a regional load dispatch centre spend every year
8Quite a bit it seems
8And the HR component is the most significant bit by any yardstick
Click on Reports for more Details

Business opportunity in captive power projects

Jun 11: 8WHRB based-10MW
8AFBC based-10MW
8Expansion Captive Power project from 75MW to 285MW
8Captive Power Plant-295MW
8Co-generation power plant-40MW
Click on reports for more
Details

Download Tenders and Newsclips

Jun 11: For reference purposes the website carries here the following tenders: 
8Tender for procurement of complete gear box (Rotation Right) of APH Details
8Tender for procurement, erection, commissioning & testing of 400KG Rack & Pinion type elevator at AHP Details
8Tender for procurement of vibration monitoring system for HT Drives Details
8Tender for supply, erection & commissioning of emulsifier system for transformers Details
8Tender for coal handling plant run-off water treatment system Package Details
8Tender for Short term Service Contract for maintenance of mechanical equipments of main plant boiler and its auxiliaries Details
8Tender for biennial maintenance contract for boiler & auxiliary Details
8Tender for Design, manufacturing, supply, retrofitting, testing and commissioning of numerical relay based Bus-Bar differential protection Details
8Tender for annual rate contract for unloading of coal Details
8Tender for Electrical Protection Audit at gas based Power Plant Details
8Tender for annual maintenance contract for boiler & its auxiliary system Details
8Tender for Work of Installation, Testing & Commissioning of 125 MVAR, 420kV, 3 Phase Shunt Bus Reactor Details
8Tender for work of renovation of existing earth mat and augmentation of earthing arrangement Details
8Tender for work of shifting/height rising of 220kV D/C transmission line Details
8Tender for Work of Supply, Erection, Testing and Commissioning of 22kV Feeder along Civil works Details
Click on tenders for more
For reference purposes the website carries here the following newsclips
8NHPC plans to expand solar and wind power portfolio Details
8PLI to help India catch up with storage manufacturing race: Rahul Walawalkar Details
8IKEA To Help India Suppliers Go Green By Enabling Shift To Renewable Energy Details
8India's wind power sector wants rival solar to help drive growth Details
8ALMM Effect: Solar Developers Worried About Supply, Module Makers Unconcerned Details
8TN well placed for clean energy transition Details
8Clean energy transition could save Maharashtra Rs75K-crore in 10 years: Study Details
8Electric mobility startup Cell Propulsion raises $2 million Details
8Tata Power arm CGPL raises Rs 570 cr via NCDs Details
8Schlumberger announces collaboration with Panasonic for sustainable lithium production Details
8At 6,499 MW, Delhi sees highest power demand this summer Details
8Australia government needs to help coal-fired power - Alinta CEO Details
8Retiring old coal plants can help Maharashtra save Rs 16,000 cr in five years: Report Details
8Rajasthan to Centre: Don’t end waiver on solar transmission charges Details
8China to end subsidies for new solar, onshore wind projects in 2021 Details
Click on newsclips for more
Details
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  • Jun 10: FDG-invested power plants seek fresh power market access concessions:Details
  • Jun 10: 1600 MW power plant: COVID impacts tariff revision:Details
  • Jun 10: Bagasse-based cogeneration projects: What shoudl be the tariff :Details
  • Jun 10: ISGS track record on ramping capacity: Poor!:Details
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