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FDG addition: RFQ coming up.  Our Take.  Download Tenders and Newsclips.  Rs 5000 crore hydroelectric power project: Update.  Our Take.  Download Tenders and Newsclips.  Greenfield Super-Critical Thermal Power Station: RFQs for the SG package is likely to be floated in Q1 2020 .  Our Take.  Download Tenders and Newsclips.  FDG RFQs coming up-I: One in Q-1, 2020.  FDG RFQs coming up-II: Outlay of Rs 1000 crore.  Our Take.  PNGRB reminds IGL of end of contract carrier exclusivity period.  India gas demand by 2030: Fresh estimate.  KG basin gas: Viability under question?.  Big boost to gas demand expected soon.  Download Tenders and Newsclips.  Our Take.  Download Tenders and Newsclips.  Our Take.  

FDG addition: RFQ coming up

Oct 18: Project Name: FGD Addition
8Project Cost: 250.00Crores
8Project Description: The RFQ for an FGD in a 600 MW thermal power complex has been held up due to lack of funds on accoun tof a  pending insolvency case with the NCLT. Fichtner Consulting Engineers had completed the feasibility study and submitted the document to the higher authority. Preparation of DPR for the installation of FGD is under process and it is likely to be completed in November 2019. Earlier, tenders for the project management consultant to carry out the detailed design, assistance for tenders, and supervision of construction works was canceled due to some internal issues. The same tender is likely to be floated in January 2020. Further bids are expected soon .
8Project Event: RFQs for the project management consultant to carry out the detailed design, assistance for tenders, and supervision of construction works are likely to be floated in January 2020.
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Oct 18: 8What is the decision taken by power committee on scheduling and accounting issue of Betam Wind Energy Ltd? Details
8What is the new methodologies for planned shutdown of generating Unit? Details
8Business Opportunity: Know more about maintenance schedule of ceneration units as per annual outage planning Details
8What a carbon tax can and can't achieve against climate change? Details
8Private investment in the power sector has not only helped in augmenting capacity but has also helped in lowering cost: An analysis Details
8A workshop on controlling power generation and ancillary services from RE generators are coming soon Details
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Oct 18: For reference purposes the website carries here the following tenders: 
8Tender for work of dismantling of Auxiliary Boiler Details
8Tender for Procurement of Vibration analyzer and dynamic balancing measurement instrument Details
8Tender for work of revival and restoration of auxiliaries of HPS Details
8Tender for laying of underground XLPE cable Details
8Tender for construction of 20 MVA T/F bay Details
8Tender for construction of 60 MVA T/F bay Details
8Tender for Annual Rate Contract for Coal sampling and analysis Details
8Tender for Daily routine maintenance of Boilers & inspection of pressure parts round the clock including daily routine maintenance of ESP Details
8Tender for Biennial Work Contract for round the clock timely removal, loading unloading and transportation of coal mill reject Details
8Tender for Supply and Installation of downstream stop logs gates embedded parts Details
8Tender for Supply of Air Quality Display unit Details
8Tender for the work of height increasing of 220kV lines Details
8Supply of Testing & Measuring Instruments to Power House Details
8Supply, Installation & Commissioning of Vertical Copper Bus Bars Details
8Tender for work of Electrical Maintenance Details
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For reference purposes the website carries here the following Newsclips:
8Govt works on formula for sharing electricity between J&K and Ladakh Details
8An answer to the problem of EV charging infrastructure in India Details
8Govt may consider bringing down stake in BHEL, NMDC: Report Details
8HC quashes all Letters Rogatory issued in Adani coal import case Details
8Coal supply by CIL to power sector drops 7% to 218 MT in April-September Details
8NTPC plans to raise $100 mn from international markets Details
8Production continues to be affected in Odisha coal mines Details
8IL&FS completes sale of wind energy arm to Orix Details
8India to build 30 gigawatts of renewable plants along western border Details
8Even battery makers, mobile importers making EVs now: Rajiv Bajaj Details
8MP invites bids for 10.8 Megawatt rooftop solar power projects Details
8India's commitment on climate change best among several nations: Sitharaman Details
8LG Chem sees electric vehicles accounting for 15% of all car sales in 2024 Details
8Rajasthan: ‘No shortage of electricity in state’ says energy minister Details
8State-run hydro major SJVNL pays Rs 844.91 cr dividend to shareholders Details
8JSW, Adani, others express interest in Avantha Power arm Details
8Govt continues to default on payment of power subsidies to PSPCL Details
8PSPCL, Haryana discoms improve national ratings Details
8Ten more of GVK group’s entities under MCA lens Details
8Assam: Anti-dam bodies threaten stir to stop NHPC 's Subansiri dam work Details
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Rs 5000 crore hydroelectric power project: Update

Oct 17: Hydroelectric Power Greenfield Project
8Project Cost: Rs 4949.24Crores
8Project Description: The owner along with the local contractor had already prepared the approach roads and bridges for a 540 MW (4x135 MW) greenfield hydroelectric power stationr. The E&M package has been recently awarded. Design and preparation of turbine and generator are under process. However, preparation of the tender document and technical specifications for construction and installation of transformer, substation, and transmission line works are in progress. RFQs for transformer, substation, and transmission line work is likely to be floated in Q1 2020. Further bids are expected soon. 
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Our Take

Oct 17: 8Exxaro Resources Limited believes that International coal demand will be robust for the medium term Details
8Financial implications of parched power: An analysis of water shortage in the Indian thermal power companies Details
8A conference on urban mobility and electric vehicle transition in India is coming soon Details
8Business opportunity: A captive power plant Details
8How does energy price volatility impact the economy and energy systems both locally and globally? Details
8How can emerging markets balance expanding mobility with the need to reduce emissions? Details
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Oct 17: For reference purposes the website carries here the following tenders: 
8Tender for Work of Erection of 66KV line on D/C Panther tower with ACSR Dog Conductor Deatils
8Tender for the work of Erection of 66KV S/C line on D/C Panther tower Deatils
8Supply, Erection and Commissioning of Chlorine Gas manifold with necessary accessories Deatils
8Tender for work of Augmentation of Substation capacity from (2×6.3+1X5) MVA to (2×6.3+1×10) MVA Deatils
8Tender for Procurement of pressure and differential transmitter Deatils
8Rate contract for Hiring of services for dismantling, loading, transportation, unloading, and erection of the 315MVA power T/F Deatils
8Tender for work of annual maintenance of 132kV substation Deatils
8Tender for Supply of LPH Level Transmitter & Hotwell Level Transmitter Deatils
8Tender for procurement of 36kV breaker Deatils
8Tender for the work of supply, erection, testing & commissioning of 33kV bays Deatils
8Tender for Overhauling of Diverter switches/ intank OLTC of various T/F Deatils
8Tender for the work of Shifting HT & LT line Deatils
8Tender for Purchase of Polypropylene Rope Gabion Power Station Deatils
8Tender for Supply and Delivery of power and Control Cables Deatils
8Tender for Supply of HS Outdoor and Indoor termination kit Deatils
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For reference purposes the website carries here the following Newsclips:
8Lending to InvITs can improve infrastructure financing Details
8Princely Family of Liechtenstein’ investment platform bets on green energy Details
8Energy minister orders special audit of financial transactions of all discoms Details
8PFC expects EOI for KSK Mahanadi project in a month’s time Details
8Discoms get relief as Andhra HC stays Centre’s order Details
8New set of reforms: Discoms’ roles to be redefined, multiple private franchises in each area to recover full tariffs Details
8Mine the gap: Policy paralysis eroding India’s mining potential Details
8ICRA downgrades rating outlook for one third of its wind, solar portfolio Details
8Inox Wind closes deal to sell 50 MW wind project to Adani Green Energy Details
8Coal shortage has impacted aluminium production: Nalco Details
8India’s largest floating solar plant to come up in MP Details
8Renew Power elevates Sanjay Varghese to Executive Vice President Details
8Two waste-to-energy power plants to come up in UP Details
8India should not miss the bus for local manufacturing of EVs: Nitin Gadkari Details
8Keep nuclear in the energy mix to tackle climate change -IEA's Birol Details
8Tamil Nadu: PIL over removal of wet ash from Mettur power station dismissed Details
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Greenfield Super-Critical Thermal Power Station: RFQs for the SG package is likely to be floated in Q1 2020

Oct 16: Project Name: Greenfield Super-Critical Thermal Power Station
8Project Cost: 10436 Crores
8Project Description: The owner has already awarded the EPC for a 1320 MW (2x660 MW) greenfield super-critical thermal power plant. Investment approval has been accorded by CCEA. The contractor has started mobilization on the project site. Geotechnical investigation and field data survey and drilling of the borehole are in progress. Water pipeline survey was completed in August 2019. The PMC of the main plant was awarded. PMC for the rail infrastructure was awarded to RITES Ltd. The preparation of tenders for the construction of railroads is under process by RITEs ltd. The piling work is in progress by Bhagwati Construction. However, the preparation of tenders document and technical specifications of SG is under process. RFQs for the SG package is likely to be floated in Q1 2020. Further bids are expected soon.
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Oct 16: 8Which mitigation policies work best for reduce GHG ? Details
8What is the impact of carbon taxes on energy prices, 2030? Details
8What is the challenges of offshore wind project in India? Details
8What are the benefits, costs, and impacts of electric and hybrid-electric buses? Details
8What are possible ways to fund and finance electric and hybrid-electric bus services? Details
8What technical and institutional challenges have cities encountered when introducing electric and hybrid-electric buses? Details
8What is the future of the electricity grid in an era of renewables and decentralization? Details
8What are the most effective ways to structure markets so that energy prices reflect environmental and climate damages? Details
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Oct 16: For reference purposes the website carries here the following tenders: 
8Tender for maintenance work of hydro switchyard Details
8Tender for Supply, Erection & Commissioning of 6.6 KV HT motor Details
8Tender for Work of erection, testing and commissioning of 66KV LILO Details
8Tender for Supply of 245 KV, 800A OIP Condenser Bushing for Hydro power station Details
8Tender for supply, erection, testing and commissioning of complete chlorine dioxide system Details
8Tender for Biennial rate contract for overhauling and breakdown maintenance of low pressure pumps Details
8Tender for Construction and commissioning of 132kV GIS Feeder Bay Details
8Tender for procurement of spares of Isolators Details
8Tender for Work of providing fixing PLCC panels Details
8Tender for Work of Erection of 2nd Circuit for 66KV S/C line on D/C Panther tower Details
8Tender for AMC of nitrogen injection system Details
8Tender for Supply of 50 HP Submersible Pump Details
8Tender for Purchase of Stator Winding Material, Pole Connector and Pole Keys Details
8Tender for Supply of Lighting distribution board Details
8Tender for Supply of HS Straight joint kit Details
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For reference purposes the website carries here the following Newsclips:
8A cost-effective way to power generation Details
8Govt considering to have larger blocks to attract investments: Minister Pralhad Joshi Details
8India confident of adding 450 GW of renewables by 2030: Raj Kumar Singh Details
8India calls for a reset of climate debate on coal as a fuel Details
8Open LCs for renewable firms or lose access to generation, Centre tells AP Details
8NEEPCO blames Meghalaya’s illegal coal mining for Kopili hydel plant accident Details
8JSW Group promoter repays debt, lenders release shares of 2 cos Details
8Power Grid Corporation of India acquires project SPV Fatehgarh-11 Transco Details
8India readies policy to attract foreign investment in coal mining Details
8Coal India's woes should boost imports, but steel softness drags Details
8India on track to achieve 175 GW of renewable energy by 2022: R K Singh Details
8Andhra regulator approves solar power tariffs Details
8Work starts at NHPC's 2,000-MW hydro power project along Assam-Arunachal Pradesh Details
8Banks plan to recast Rs 4,000 crore CG Power loans Details
8Review of PPAs: Reprieve for discoms as Andhra HC stays notice Details
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FDG RFQs coming up-I: One in Q-1, 2020

Oct 15: Project Name: Thermal Power Station: Installation of WFGD
8Project Cost: 400.00 Crores
8Project Event: RFQs for geotechnical investigation and topographical survey at the WFGD installation site are likely to be floated in December 2019. But RFQs for the design, supply, erection, installation, testing, and commissioning of WFGD is likely to be floated in Q1 2020.
8Expenditure Approval: Q1:2018
8RFQ Date: Q4:Dec.2019
8Release Date: Q4:July:2019
8Start Date: Q3:2020
8Completion Date: 2023
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FDG RFQs coming up-II: Outlay of Rs 1000 crore

Oct 15: Project Name: Thermal Power Plant - Installation of FGD
8Project Cost: 1000.00 Crores
8Project Description: The owner along with project consultant NTPc for preparing tender documents and DPR for installation of a Wet Flue Gas Desulphurisation system in the 1340 MW (4x210+1x500 MW) thermal power station . Currently, tendering is under process for geotechnical investigation and topographical survey for the installation of WFGD. However, RFQs for the design, supply, erection, installation, testing, and commissioning of WFGD is likely to be floated in Q1 2020.
8Expenditure Approval: Q3:2018
8RFQ Date: Q4:Dec.2019
8Release Date: Q4:Dec.:2019
8Start Date: Q3:2020
8Completion Date: 2023
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Oct 15: 8Tata Power Delhi Distribution Limited will continue to benefit from the cost-plus tariff regime: An analysis Details
8OPG Energy Private Limited: Improved PLF levels in gas division Details
8Torrent Power Ltd: The company targets lowering T&D losses from 15% currently to 10% in the next five years. The management has said that with every 1% loss reduction in T&D, a profit of Rs 40 Cr is added. Details
8A conference on conventional power policy & regulatory update are coming soon Details
8State wise energy storage system estimations in India: 2019-2032 Details
8Business opportunity: There are many maintenance programs of generating units and transmission element are coming soon Details
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PNGRB reminds IGL of end of contract carrier exclusivity period

Oct 15: Indraprastha Gas was reminded last week by the PNGRB that its exclusivity period for applicability of common carrier principle is just 5 years from the date of authorization
8But its infrastructure exclusivity will stay on till the year 2032
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India gas demand by 2030: Fresh estimate

Oct 15: In the India Energy Forum organized by CERAWeek yesterday, a fresh estimate of gas demand in India by 2020 was made by IHS
8Find out how far up with gas demand in India be in comparison with the likes of Japan, Korea and China
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KG basin gas: Viability under question?

Oct 15: Is deepwater gas supply out of India's KG basin viable under current global gas supply conditions?
8At stake is a $10 billion investment made by RIL-BP and ONGC in the high pressure, high temperatures reservoirs in the deep waters of India's east coast.
8Know more about the key strategic mistake these E&P companies made while pumping money into the gas fields
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Big boost to gas demand expected soon

Oct 15: The biggest boost to gas demand in India is expected to come not from the traditional sources of demand, such as power, fertilizers, petrochemicals or refineries but from a so far untapped segment.
8The upsurge in demand is expected to come sooner than expected, perhaps within the next six months.
8Find out how
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Oct 15: For reference purposes the website carries here the following tenders: 
8Tender for Procurement of baskets (heating elements) for APH Details
8Tender for job contract for complete rewinding of HT motor stator Details
8Tender for overhauling works of APH Details
8Tender for Preventive / Breakdown Maintenance of ID, FD, PA & Seal Air Fans & its related auxiliaries Details
8Tender for Breakdown maintenance of XRP 1003 Bowl Mill & its related auxiliaries Details
8Tender for Procurement of 6.6kV HT Motor Details
8Tender for supply of worm shaft with gear for bowl mill Details
8Tender for Operation and Maintenance of various 132 kV Substations Details
8Tender for Annual Maintenance of Hydro generators Details
8Tender for routine, preventive and breakdown maintenance of generating units Details
8Tender for supply of 11KV/220 kV Generator Transformers Details
8Tender for Supply of Cooling Water Treatment (CWT) Chemicals Details
8Tender for Annual Maintenance contract (AMC) for 66KV System Details
8Tender for providing & fixing of 33kV switch fuse unit Details
8Tender for Construction of 33kV line Details
8Tender for construction of 33/11kV substation Details
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8Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman assures investors on viability of power purchase agreements Details
8India to chart is own course of energy transition: Dharmendra Pradhan Details
8A gangrenous wound that could block India’s economic recovery Details
8BP-RIL JV may roll out charging networks for electric vehicles Details
8Lenders approve JSW Energy’s resolution plan for Ind-Barath’s 700 MW power plant Details
8L&T puts two thermal power units into operation in MP, UP Details
8Will set-up 1 GW of renewable energy projects with EDF in India: Patrick Pouyanne, CEO, Total Details
8German consumers face higher green power levy in 2020 Details
8Renewables overtake hydrocarbons in UK electricity generation: study Details
8Govt committed to provide eco-friendly energy security to India: Sitharaman Details
8Sempra Energy to sell Chilean businesses for $2.23 bn to China's State Grid Details
8How India’s Electric Vehicles market is attracting Chinese companies Details
8Adani Transmission acquires arm of REC Transmission Projects Details
8Ratan Tata backs EV startup Details
87 things to know about the world's first, floating nuclear reactor Details
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Oct 14: For reference purposes the website carries here the following updates: 
8What is the impact of global transportation demand development on the energy demand and GHG emissions in a Climate-Constrained World? Details
8Lower power demand drags merchant rates in Q2FY20 : It will impact realisations of players like JSW Energy and Adani power to a certain extent which have exposure to merchant markets. Details
8Nuclear power reactors under construction in India: An update Details
8Coal issues have hit the PAF availability of NTPC which is likely to result in fixed cost under recoveries of INR2.7bn in Q2FY20. Details
8The Indian nuclear establishment needs to stop promoting nuclear power as a viable source of clean energy: An analysis Details
8Business Opportunity in coal Details
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Oct 14: For reference purposes the website carries here the following tenders: 
8Tender for Procurement of Conveyor Belts for various Power Plants Details
8Tender for Reconditioning of Journal Housing of XRP1003 Mill Details
8Tender for Erection work of 66kV D/C LILO line on panther tower with ACSR panther conductor Details
8Supply, installation, testing and commissioning of Disturbance Recorder, Event Logger and Time Synchronizer equipments Details
8Tender for Work of stub strengthening of deteriorated tower Details
8Tender for Procurement of baskets for APH Details
8Tender for procurement of LT PVC insulated cables Details
8Tender for Overhauling of APH, Seal trough & SCAPH system Details
8Design, development and AMC of Common Meter Data Management System for roll out of Advance Metering Infrastructure Details
8Tender for Work of Insulation of Pipe, Valve & Equipment in various area of Boiler Details
8Tender for Work of erection of LILO on tower with ACSR Panther conductor Details
8Tender for Purchase of Generator and Turbine spares Details
8Tender for Preventive Annual Maintenance of Generating Units and their Auxiliaries Details
8Tender for Purchase of Shaft Overcurrent Protection Relay Details
8Tender for Design & Supply of Electric hoist for handling Draft Tube gate Details
8Tender for the Procurement of Tubes and Bends for Hot Re-Heater coils Details
8Tender for Work of repairing of conveyor pulleys at CHP Details
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8India will honour energy contractual commitments, investors need not worry: FM Nirmala Sitharaman Details
8As capacity additions gather steam, fuel supply concerns emerge at NTPC Details
8FM assures global investors of sanctity of power purchase contracts in India Details
8AP government seeks Centre's assistance to resolve power-related issues Details
8Generator sets for essential services exempted from ban in GRAP period: DPCC Details
8Govt decision to sell THDC may hit 5,000 employees Details
8India to install 2.9 GW wind capacity in 2019: Report Details
8Centre should pay renewable energy producers in state, says AP minister Details
8West Bengal sets 2030 deadline for e-vehicle revolution Details
8Power discoms ramp up ratings with better service, less losses Details
8Karnataka finally boards the bus for Electric Vehicles journey Details
8India watchdog links over $500 million Bhushan Power assets to fraud probe Details
8Gurugram: Can’t enforce genset ban now, says discom Details
8RK Singh asks states to honour power contracts Details
8Agreement for MP coal block after financial approval: Industries minister Details
8Coal despatch affected at Talcher Coalfields in Odisha Details
8View: Sorry Greta, India needs more coal to power growth Details
8Private companies may have easy criteria for commercial coal mining auction Details
8China's September coal imports fall 6.8% from previous month Details
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Oct 10: 8GE T&D India: Expect de-growth in revenue and profitability due to lower order book. FY20 to be a challenging year due to lower order backlog both on the HVDC and other business Details
8Mytrah Vayu (Tungabhadra) Private Limited: The company demonstrated a healthy operating performance in FY2019, with generation increasing by 23.9% (YoY) over the previous year Details
8Mytrah Vayu (Sabarmati) Private Limited: The project implementation is delayed owing to a mix of reasons, including delays in acquiring the right of way, GST implementation and unseasonal rains. Details
8Bindu Vayu Urja Private Limited: Rating downgraded Details
8Vena Energy Power Resources Private Limited: Satisfactory operating track record of wind power capacity under VEPRPL Details
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FDG addition: RFQ coming up

Oct 18: Project Name: FGD Addition
8Project Cost: 250.00Crores
8Project Description: The RFQ for an FGD in a 600 MW thermal power complex has been held up due to lack of funds on accoun tof a  pending insolvency case with the NCLT. Fichtner Consulting Engineers had completed the feasibility study and submitted the document to the higher authority. Preparation of DPR for the installation of FGD is under process and it is likely to be completed in November 2019. Earlier, tenders for the project management consultant to carry out the detailed design, assistance for tenders, and supervision of construction works was canceled due to some internal issues. The same tender is likely to be floated in January 2020. Further bids are expected soon .
8Project Event: RFQs for the project management consultant to carry out the detailed design, assistance for tenders, and supervision of construction works are likely to be floated in January 2020.
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Our Take

Oct 18: 8What is the decision taken by power committee on scheduling and accounting issue of Betam Wind Energy Ltd? Details
8What is the new methodologies for planned shutdown of generating Unit? Details
8Business Opportunity: Know more about maintenance schedule of ceneration units as per annual outage planning Details
8What a carbon tax can and can't achieve against climate change? Details
8Private investment in the power sector has not only helped in augmenting capacity but has also helped in lowering cost: An analysis Details
8A workshop on controlling power generation and ancillary services from RE generators are coming soon Details
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Oct 18: For reference purposes the website carries here the following tenders: 
8Tender for work of dismantling of Auxiliary Boiler Details
8Tender for Procurement of Vibration analyzer and dynamic balancing measurement instrument Details
8Tender for work of revival and restoration of auxiliaries of HPS Details
8Tender for laying of underground XLPE cable Details
8Tender for construction of 20 MVA T/F bay Details
8Tender for construction of 60 MVA T/F bay Details
8Tender for Annual Rate Contract for Coal sampling and analysis Details
8Tender for Daily routine maintenance of Boilers & inspection of pressure parts round the clock including daily routine maintenance of ESP Details
8Tender for Biennial Work Contract for round the clock timely removal, loading unloading and transportation of coal mill reject Details
8Tender for Supply and Installation of downstream stop logs gates embedded parts Details
8Tender for Supply of Air Quality Display unit Details
8Tender for the work of height increasing of 220kV lines Details
8Supply of Testing & Measuring Instruments to Power House Details
8Supply, Installation & Commissioning of Vertical Copper Bus Bars Details
8Tender for work of Electrical Maintenance Details
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For reference purposes the website carries here the following Newsclips:
8Govt works on formula for sharing electricity between J&K and Ladakh Details
8An answer to the problem of EV charging infrastructure in India Details
8Govt may consider bringing down stake in BHEL, NMDC: Report Details
8HC quashes all Letters Rogatory issued in Adani coal import case Details
8Coal supply by CIL to power sector drops 7% to 218 MT in April-September Details
8NTPC plans to raise $100 mn from international markets Details
8Production continues to be affected in Odisha coal mines Details
8IL&FS completes sale of wind energy arm to Orix Details
8India to build 30 gigawatts of renewable plants along western border Details
8Even battery makers, mobile importers making EVs now: Rajiv Bajaj Details
8MP invites bids for 10.8 Megawatt rooftop solar power projects Details
8India's commitment on climate change best among several nations: Sitharaman Details
8LG Chem sees electric vehicles accounting for 15% of all car sales in 2024 Details
8Rajasthan: ‘No shortage of electricity in state’ says energy minister Details
8State-run hydro major SJVNL pays Rs 844.91 cr dividend to shareholders Details
8JSW, Adani, others express interest in Avantha Power arm Details
8Govt continues to default on payment of power subsidies to PSPCL Details
8PSPCL, Haryana discoms improve national ratings Details
8Ten more of GVK group’s entities under MCA lens Details
8Assam: Anti-dam bodies threaten stir to stop NHPC 's Subansiri dam work Details
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Rs 5000 crore hydroelectric power project: Update

Oct 17: Hydroelectric Power Greenfield Project
8Project Cost: Rs 4949.24Crores
8Project Description: The owner along with the local contractor had already prepared the approach roads and bridges for a 540 MW (4x135 MW) greenfield hydroelectric power stationr. The E&M package has been recently awarded. Design and preparation of turbine and generator are under process. However, preparation of the tender document and technical specifications for construction and installation of transformer, substation, and transmission line works are in progress. RFQs for transformer, substation, and transmission line work is likely to be floated in Q1 2020. Further bids are expected soon. 
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Our Take

Oct 17: 8Exxaro Resources Limited believes that International coal demand will be robust for the medium term Details
8Financial implications of parched power: An analysis of water shortage in the Indian thermal power companies Details
8A conference on urban mobility and electric vehicle transition in India is coming soon Details
8Business opportunity: A captive power plant Details
8How does energy price volatility impact the economy and energy systems both locally and globally? Details
8How can emerging markets balance expanding mobility with the need to reduce emissions? Details
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Oct 17: For reference purposes the website carries here the following tenders: 
8Tender for Work of Erection of 66KV line on D/C Panther tower with ACSR Dog Conductor Deatils
8Tender for the work of Erection of 66KV S/C line on D/C Panther tower Deatils
8Supply, Erection and Commissioning of Chlorine Gas manifold with necessary accessories Deatils
8Tender for work of Augmentation of Substation capacity from (2×6.3+1X5) MVA to (2×6.3+1×10) MVA Deatils
8Tender for Procurement of pressure and differential transmitter Deatils
8Rate contract for Hiring of services for dismantling, loading, transportation, unloading, and erection of the 315MVA power T/F Deatils
8Tender for work of annual maintenance of 132kV substation Deatils
8Tender for Supply of LPH Level Transmitter & Hotwell Level Transmitter Deatils
8Tender for procurement of 36kV breaker Deatils
8Tender for the work of supply, erection, testing & commissioning of 33kV bays Deatils
8Tender for Overhauling of Diverter switches/ intank OLTC of various T/F Deatils
8Tender for the work of Shifting HT & LT line Deatils
8Tender for Purchase of Polypropylene Rope Gabion Power Station Deatils
8Tender for Supply and Delivery of power and Control Cables Deatils
8Tender for Supply of HS Outdoor and Indoor termination kit Deatils
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For reference purposes the website carries here the following Newsclips:
8Lending to InvITs can improve infrastructure financing Details
8Princely Family of Liechtenstein’ investment platform bets on green energy Details
8Energy minister orders special audit of financial transactions of all discoms Details
8PFC expects EOI for KSK Mahanadi project in a month’s time Details
8Discoms get relief as Andhra HC stays Centre’s order Details
8New set of reforms: Discoms’ roles to be redefined, multiple private franchises in each area to recover full tariffs Details
8Mine the gap: Policy paralysis eroding India’s mining potential Details
8ICRA downgrades rating outlook for one third of its wind, solar portfolio Details
8Inox Wind closes deal to sell 50 MW wind project to Adani Green Energy Details
8Coal shortage has impacted aluminium production: Nalco Details
8India’s largest floating solar plant to come up in MP Details
8Renew Power elevates Sanjay Varghese to Executive Vice President Details
8Two waste-to-energy power plants to come up in UP Details
8India should not miss the bus for local manufacturing of EVs: Nitin Gadkari Details
8Keep nuclear in the energy mix to tackle climate change -IEA's Birol Details
8Tamil Nadu: PIL over removal of wet ash from Mettur power station dismissed Details
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Greenfield Super-Critical Thermal Power Station: RFQs for the SG package is likely to be floated in Q1 2020

Oct 16: Project Name: Greenfield Super-Critical Thermal Power Station
8Project Cost: 10436 Crores
8Project Description: The owner has already awarded the EPC for a 1320 MW (2x660 MW) greenfield super-critical thermal power plant. Investment approval has been accorded by CCEA. The contractor has started mobilization on the project site. Geotechnical investigation and field data survey and drilling of the borehole are in progress. Water pipeline survey was completed in August 2019. The PMC of the main plant was awarded. PMC for the rail infrastructure was awarded to RITES Ltd. The preparation of tenders for the construction of railroads is under process by RITEs ltd. The piling work is in progress by Bhagwati Construction. However, the preparation of tenders document and technical specifications of SG is under process. RFQs for the SG package is likely to be floated in Q1 2020. Further bids are expected soon.
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Oct 16: 8Which mitigation policies work best for reduce GHG ? Details
8What is the impact of carbon taxes on energy prices, 2030? Details
8What is the challenges of offshore wind project in India? Details
8What are the benefits, costs, and impacts of electric and hybrid-electric buses? Details
8What are possible ways to fund and finance electric and hybrid-electric bus services? Details
8What technical and institutional challenges have cities encountered when introducing electric and hybrid-electric buses? Details
8What is the future of the electricity grid in an era of renewables and decentralization? Details
8What are the most effective ways to structure markets so that energy prices reflect environmental and climate damages? Details
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Oct 16: For reference purposes the website carries here the following tenders: 
8Tender for maintenance work of hydro switchyard Details
8Tender for Supply, Erection & Commissioning of 6.6 KV HT motor Details
8Tender for Work of erection, testing and commissioning of 66KV LILO Details
8Tender for Supply of 245 KV, 800A OIP Condenser Bushing for Hydro power station Details
8Tender for supply, erection, testing and commissioning of complete chlorine dioxide system Details
8Tender for Biennial rate contract for overhauling and breakdown maintenance of low pressure pumps Details
8Tender for Construction and commissioning of 132kV GIS Feeder Bay Details
8Tender for procurement of spares of Isolators Details
8Tender for Work of providing fixing PLCC panels Details
8Tender for Work of Erection of 2nd Circuit for 66KV S/C line on D/C Panther tower Details
8Tender for AMC of nitrogen injection system Details
8Tender for Supply of 50 HP Submersible Pump Details
8Tender for Purchase of Stator Winding Material, Pole Connector and Pole Keys Details
8Tender for Supply of Lighting distribution board Details
8Tender for Supply of HS Straight joint kit Details
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8A cost-effective way to power generation Details
8Govt considering to have larger blocks to attract investments: Minister Pralhad Joshi Details
8India confident of adding 450 GW of renewables by 2030: Raj Kumar Singh Details
8India calls for a reset of climate debate on coal as a fuel Details
8Open LCs for renewable firms or lose access to generation, Centre tells AP Details
8NEEPCO blames Meghalaya’s illegal coal mining for Kopili hydel plant accident Details
8JSW Group promoter repays debt, lenders release shares of 2 cos Details
8Power Grid Corporation of India acquires project SPV Fatehgarh-11 Transco Details
8India readies policy to attract foreign investment in coal mining Details
8Coal India's woes should boost imports, but steel softness drags Details
8India on track to achieve 175 GW of renewable energy by 2022: R K Singh Details
8Andhra regulator approves solar power tariffs Details
8Work starts at NHPC's 2,000-MW hydro power project along Assam-Arunachal Pradesh Details
8Banks plan to recast Rs 4,000 crore CG Power loans Details
8Review of PPAs: Reprieve for discoms as Andhra HC stays notice Details
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FDG RFQs coming up-I: One in Q-1, 2020

Oct 15: Project Name: Thermal Power Station: Installation of WFGD
8Project Cost: 400.00 Crores
8Project Event: RFQs for geotechnical investigation and topographical survey at the WFGD installation site are likely to be floated in December 2019. But RFQs for the design, supply, erection, installation, testing, and commissioning of WFGD is likely to be floated in Q1 2020.
8Expenditure Approval: Q1:2018
8RFQ Date: Q4:Dec.2019
8Release Date: Q4:July:2019
8Start Date: Q3:2020
8Completion Date: 2023
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FDG RFQs coming up-II: Outlay of Rs 1000 crore

Oct 15: Project Name: Thermal Power Plant - Installation of FGD
8Project Cost: 1000.00 Crores
8Project Description: The owner along with project consultant NTPc for preparing tender documents and DPR for installation of a Wet Flue Gas Desulphurisation system in the 1340 MW (4x210+1x500 MW) thermal power station . Currently, tendering is under process for geotechnical investigation and topographical survey for the installation of WFGD. However, RFQs for the design, supply, erection, installation, testing, and commissioning of WFGD is likely to be floated in Q1 2020.
8Expenditure Approval: Q3:2018
8RFQ Date: Q4:Dec.2019
8Release Date: Q4:Dec.:2019
8Start Date: Q3:2020
8Completion Date: 2023
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Oct 15: 8Tata Power Delhi Distribution Limited will continue to benefit from the cost-plus tariff regime: An analysis Details
8OPG Energy Private Limited: Improved PLF levels in gas division Details
8Torrent Power Ltd: The company targets lowering T&D losses from 15% currently to 10% in the next five years. The management has said that with every 1% loss reduction in T&D, a profit of Rs 40 Cr is added. Details
8A conference on conventional power policy & regulatory update are coming soon Details
8State wise energy storage system estimations in India: 2019-2032 Details
8Business opportunity: There are many maintenance programs of generating units and transmission element are coming soon Details
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PNGRB reminds IGL of end of contract carrier exclusivity period

Oct 15: Indraprastha Gas was reminded last week by the PNGRB that its exclusivity period for applicability of common carrier principle is just 5 years from the date of authorization
8But its infrastructure exclusivity will stay on till the year 2032
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India gas demand by 2030: Fresh estimate

Oct 15: In the India Energy Forum organized by CERAWeek yesterday, a fresh estimate of gas demand in India by 2020 was made by IHS
8Find out how far up with gas demand in India be in comparison with the likes of Japan, Korea and China
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KG basin gas: Viability under question?

Oct 15: Is deepwater gas supply out of India's KG basin viable under current global gas supply conditions?
8At stake is a $10 billion investment made by RIL-BP and ONGC in the high pressure, high temperatures reservoirs in the deep waters of India's east coast.
8Know more about the key strategic mistake these E&P companies made while pumping money into the gas fields
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Big boost to gas demand expected soon

Oct 15: The biggest boost to gas demand in India is expected to come not from the traditional sources of demand, such as power, fertilizers, petrochemicals or refineries but from a so far untapped segment.
8The upsurge in demand is expected to come sooner than expected, perhaps within the next six months.
8Find out how
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Oct 15: For reference purposes the website carries here the following tenders: 
8Tender for Procurement of baskets (heating elements) for APH Details
8Tender for job contract for complete rewinding of HT motor stator Details
8Tender for overhauling works of APH Details
8Tender for Preventive / Breakdown Maintenance of ID, FD, PA & Seal Air Fans & its related auxiliaries Details
8Tender for Breakdown maintenance of XRP 1003 Bowl Mill & its related auxiliaries Details
8Tender for Procurement of 6.6kV HT Motor Details
8Tender for supply of worm shaft with gear for bowl mill Details
8Tender for Operation and Maintenance of various 132 kV Substations Details
8Tender for Annual Maintenance of Hydro generators Details
8Tender for routine, preventive and breakdown maintenance of generating units Details
8Tender for supply of 11KV/220 kV Generator Transformers Details
8Tender for Supply of Cooling Water Treatment (CWT) Chemicals Details
8Tender for Annual Maintenance contract (AMC) for 66KV System Details
8Tender for providing & fixing of 33kV switch fuse unit Details
8Tender for Construction of 33kV line Details
8Tender for construction of 33/11kV substation Details
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8Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman assures investors on viability of power purchase agreements Details
8India to chart is own course of energy transition: Dharmendra Pradhan Details
8A gangrenous wound that could block India’s economic recovery Details
8BP-RIL JV may roll out charging networks for electric vehicles Details
8Lenders approve JSW Energy’s resolution plan for Ind-Barath’s 700 MW power plant Details
8L&T puts two thermal power units into operation in MP, UP Details
8Will set-up 1 GW of renewable energy projects with EDF in India: Patrick Pouyanne, CEO, Total Details
8German consumers face higher green power levy in 2020 Details
8Renewables overtake hydrocarbons in UK electricity generation: study Details
8Govt committed to provide eco-friendly energy security to India: Sitharaman Details
8Sempra Energy to sell Chilean businesses for $2.23 bn to China's State Grid Details
8How India’s Electric Vehicles market is attracting Chinese companies Details
8Adani Transmission acquires arm of REC Transmission Projects Details
8Ratan Tata backs EV startup Details
87 things to know about the world's first, floating nuclear reactor Details
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Oct 14: For reference purposes the website carries here the following updates: 
8What is the impact of global transportation demand development on the energy demand and GHG emissions in a Climate-Constrained World? Details
8Lower power demand drags merchant rates in Q2FY20 : It will impact realisations of players like JSW Energy and Adani power to a certain extent which have exposure to merchant markets. Details
8Nuclear power reactors under construction in India: An update Details
8Coal issues have hit the PAF availability of NTPC which is likely to result in fixed cost under recoveries of INR2.7bn in Q2FY20. Details
8The Indian nuclear establishment needs to stop promoting nuclear power as a viable source of clean energy: An analysis Details
8Business Opportunity in coal Details
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Oct 14: For reference purposes the website carries here the following tenders: 
8Tender for Procurement of Conveyor Belts for various Power Plants Details
8Tender for Reconditioning of Journal Housing of XRP1003 Mill Details
8Tender for Erection work of 66kV D/C LILO line on panther tower with ACSR panther conductor Details
8Supply, installation, testing and commissioning of Disturbance Recorder, Event Logger and Time Synchronizer equipments Details
8Tender for Work of stub strengthening of deteriorated tower Details
8Tender for Procurement of baskets for APH Details
8Tender for procurement of LT PVC insulated cables Details
8Tender for Overhauling of APH, Seal trough & SCAPH system Details
8Design, development and AMC of Common Meter Data Management System for roll out of Advance Metering Infrastructure Details
8Tender for Work of Insulation of Pipe, Valve & Equipment in various area of Boiler Details
8Tender for Work of erection of LILO on tower with ACSR Panther conductor Details
8Tender for Purchase of Generator and Turbine spares Details
8Tender for Preventive Annual Maintenance of Generating Units and their Auxiliaries Details
8Tender for Purchase of Shaft Overcurrent Protection Relay Details
8Tender for Design & Supply of Electric hoist for handling Draft Tube gate Details
8Tender for the Procurement of Tubes and Bends for Hot Re-Heater coils Details
8Tender for Work of repairing of conveyor pulleys at CHP Details
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8India will honour energy contractual commitments, investors need not worry: FM Nirmala Sitharaman Details
8As capacity additions gather steam, fuel supply concerns emerge at NTPC Details
8FM assures global investors of sanctity of power purchase contracts in India Details
8AP government seeks Centre's assistance to resolve power-related issues Details
8Generator sets for essential services exempted from ban in GRAP period: DPCC Details
8Govt decision to sell THDC may hit 5,000 employees Details
8India to install 2.9 GW wind capacity in 2019: Report Details
8Centre should pay renewable energy producers in state, says AP minister Details
8West Bengal sets 2030 deadline for e-vehicle revolution Details
8Power discoms ramp up ratings with better service, less losses Details
8Karnataka finally boards the bus for Electric Vehicles journey Details
8India watchdog links over $500 million Bhushan Power assets to fraud probe Details
8Gurugram: Can’t enforce genset ban now, says discom Details
8RK Singh asks states to honour power contracts Details
8Agreement for MP coal block after financial approval: Industries minister Details
8Coal despatch affected at Talcher Coalfields in Odisha Details
8View: Sorry Greta, India needs more coal to power growth Details
8Private companies may have easy criteria for commercial coal mining auction Details
8China's September coal imports fall 6.8% from previous month Details
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Oct 10: 8GE T&D India: Expect de-growth in revenue and profitability due to lower order book. FY20 to be a challenging year due to lower order backlog both on the HVDC and other business Details
8Mytrah Vayu (Tungabhadra) Private Limited: The company demonstrated a healthy operating performance in FY2019, with generation increasing by 23.9% (YoY) over the previous year Details
8Mytrah Vayu (Sabarmati) Private Limited: The project implementation is delayed owing to a mix of reasons, including delays in acquiring the right of way, GST implementation and unseasonal rains. Details
8Bindu Vayu Urja Private Limited: Rating downgraded Details
8Vena Energy Power Resources Private Limited: Satisfactory operating track record of wind power capacity under VEPRPL Details
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