07 Jul '15, 11am

India releases guidelines for ‘Ultra Mega’ solar power projects

Each of the solar parks will have a minimum capacity of 500MW to be set up within five years from 2014/15 to 2018/19. Image: Juwi Guidelines for implementing India’s plans for 20GW of solar capacity from “Ultra Mega solar power projects” in 25 parks have been published by the Ministry of new and Renewable energy (MNRE). Each of the solar parks will have a minimum capacity of 500MW to be set up within five years from 2014/15 to 2018/19. MNRE estimated that the park plans will require an investment of INR40.5 billion (US$638 million) of Central Financial Assistance (CFA) from the Indian Government. The Mega parks come as part of the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (JNNSM), which is India’s main solar procurement programme, spearheading progress towards the target of 100GW solar deployment by 2022 . Benefits of the mega parks include cutting the costs of evacuating en...

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