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APTRANSCO proposes amendments to the APERC DSM regulations for wind and solar

In a recent development, the Transmission Corporation of Andhra Pradesh has submitted a proposal, suggesting amendments in the present APERC (Forecasting, Scheduling and Deviation Settlement of Solar and Wind Generation Regulation, 2017) which is effective since 01.07.2018 for levying and collection of deviation charges from Qualified Coordinating Agencies (QCA). A Read more…

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MPERC publishes first amendment of Forecasting & Scheduling Regulations for Wind and Solar

The Honourable Madhya Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (‘MPERC’) published its order for the first amendment of Forecasting & Scheduling regulations, and for approving the operational procedures in MP. Executive Summary The key contention of generators and QCAs in MP was that DSM was implemented even before the “Detailed Procedures” were Read more…

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Punjab announces the procedure for Forecasting, Scheduling and Deviation Settlement of Solar & Wind Generation

Punjab Electricity Regulatory Commission had recently announced its regulations for  Forecasting, Scheduling, Deviation Settlement and Related Matters of Solar and Wind Generation sources, followed by which Punjab State Transmission Corporation Limited (PSTCL) published its procedure on 29th September 2019. The state has a total solar installed capacity of approximately 905 Read more…

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Analysis of RERC’s order on the Forecasting & Scheduling Regulations

Rajasthan Electricity Regulatory Commission published an order announcing judgments to the current Forecasting & Scheduling regulations post several petitions filed over issues stated below along with the resolutions: Adjustment of inter-state and intra-state power One of the main issues under consideration was the order in which inter-state and intra-state power Read more…

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MERC publishes order on various petitions for the Forecasting & Scheduling regulations

Recently, the Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission published an order on various petitions on the Forecasting & Scheduling regulations. The order discusses queries on several procedural difficulties that the RE generators & QCAs are facing in the implementation of the regulations.  MERC has made changes to many aspects of the original Read more…

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Analysis of the Rajasthan High Court Order in Petition Challenging the Validity of the DSM Regulations

The Rajasthan High Court pronounced its judgment recently in a petition that challenged the validity of the Forecasting, Scheduling, and Deviation Settlement Mechanism regulations 2017, of the state (referred to as “DSM Regulations”).  In the petition, wind generators had argued that the DSM regulations of the state were invalid and Read more…

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Tamil Nadu announces (Forecasting, Scheduling and Deviation settlement and Related Matters for Wind and Solar Generation) Regulations, 2019

Executive summary: The accuracy band is narrower compared to other states and compared to the Model FOR Regulations However, the per unit DSM charge is also lower compared to other regulations (in these aspects TN regulation is similar to that of Gujarat) Total DSM charge is capped at Rs 0.05/unit Read more…

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MERC announces amendments in the Forecasting, Scheduling and Deviation Settlement for Solar & Wind Generation, Regulations 2018

Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has announced a notification in accordance with the Principal regulations MERC (Forecasting, Scheduling and Deviation Settlement for Solar and Wind Generation) Regulations, 2018. In accordance with regulation 1.2 of the principal regulations, the commission has notified that the effective date of commercial arrangement will be Read more…

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