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2019

The paper captures global experiences in successful large-scale RE procurement designs such as time-based incentives and penalties,virtual hybrids and locational signals.

April 29, 2022
White Paper on System-Friendly Competitive Procurement for Renewable Energy in India

White Paper on System-Friendly Competitive Procurement for Renewable Energy in India

The paper captures global experiences in successful large-scale RE procurement designs such as time-based incentives and penalties,virtual hybrids and locational signals.
April 29, 2022
Recommendations for Model Regulations: Regulatory Framework for Resource Planning

White Paper on Rethinking DISCOM Resource Planning – in Renewable Energy Rich Environment

This white paper analyzes the current state of resource planning, draws lessons from renewable energy-rich countries and makes recommendations to improve resource planning at DISCOMs
April 23, 2022
The Surat Emissions Trading Scheme

The Surat Emissions Trading Scheme: A First Look at the World’s First Particulate Trading System

In the coming years, India must meet the twin challenges of achieving rapid economic growth and cleaning up the environment. To do so, India needs environmental regulation that is highly effective while imposing minimal costs on industry.
April 23, 2022
The Consequences of Treating Electricity as a Right

The Consequences of Treating Electricity as a Right

High-income countries take electricity for granted: people know the lights will switch on twenty-four hours a day, 365 days a year.
April 23, 2022
Demand for Electricity in a Poor Economy

Demand for Electricity in a Poor Economy

Over a billion people do not have electricity and many others have abysmal power supply. Innovation has cut the price of solar photovoltaic panels to that point that off-grid solar power can compete with traditional, grid electrification to light the homes of the rural poor.
April 22, 2022
Reginal

Regional Collaboratives for Climate Change – A State of the Art

Over the past decade, a new form of networking for local climate change action has emerged at the metro-regional scale within the United States.
April 22, 2022

Partnership to Advance Clean Energy Deployment (PACE-D 2.0) Technical Assistance Program

Overview of the PACE-D 2.0 TA Program, it’s components and activities.
April 20, 2022
Solar Inverters

Reactive Power Control Strategies for Solar Inverters to Increase the Penetration Level of RE in Power Grid

The active power distribution network operation with the integration of variable renewable energy sources, storage units, and dynamic loads are attracting a lot of interest due to substantial benefits in maximizing the penetration of RES. However, the risk of voltage violation in the power system is increased due to increasing the penetration of DGs/RES [1]-[3].
April 20, 2022
Development of Mechanisms to Incentivize Inter-State Exchange of Renewable Energy

Development of Mechanisms to Incentivize Inter-State Exchange of Renewable Energy

India’s Nationally-Determined Contributions (NDCs) target aims to ensure that at least 40 per cent of its electric power installed capacity in 2030 would come from non-fossil based energy resources.