Solar RPO requirement by 2022

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The following table illustrates the solar RPO requirement by 2022 on the basis of expected demand in India. National Action Plan on Climate Change (NAPC) , suggests RPO at 5% in year 2010, increasing 1% every year for 10 years.By 2021-22,  it is  envisaged that the solar RPO may rise by 3 %. Whether the […]

Andhra Pradesh Solar Settlement Regulation: First Amendment Regulation 2013

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Andhra Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (APERC) notified in AP extraordinary gazette in context of guidelines to the licensees & intra State Open Access Users in the State of Andhra Pradesh, in the context of Scheduling of Open Access Transactions, Meter Readings, Energy Accounting & Settlements at Entry Point & Exit points for electricity generators and banking conditions for Mini-Hydel […]

Analysis of State RPO Regulations

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RPO’s have played a pivotal role in the growth of Solar Industry in India. Solar Energy Regulatory Commission (SERC) have laid out their respective RPO regulations which might be beneficial to some and not so to others. Here is the document highlighting the analysis: analysis-of-state-RPO-regulations Source: MNRE

Gujarat is leading the RPO race

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While Gujarat has an installed capacity of over 650 MW as on date, most of this capacity has come up under the state Feed in Tariff (FIT) route and the developers have signed the PPAS with the state utility. Gujarat, Rajasthan, Jharkhand  and Uttarpradesh are the states who have taken highest targets of RPO of […]

Solar RPO: Issues and Concerns

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Government of India’s targets under National Action Plant for Climate Change (NAPCC) to reduce the GHG emissions of 20-25% reduced emissions by 2020, considering the baseline of 2005 has taken various initiatives to achieve this targets, and Jawahar Lal Nehru National Solar Mission (JNNSM) is one of such ambitious program to meet Indian Governments targets […]