Tags: Andhra Pradesh

Kinetic Green to set up golf cart and battery swapping facility in Andhra Pradesh

Kinetic Green is looking to set up a manufacturing facility for electric golf carts besides a battery swapping unit at an investment of Rs 1,750 crore in Andhra Pradesh, a top company official said. Kinetic Green Energy & Power Solutions, which is a part of the Pune-based Kinetic Group, had in February 2018 announced setting […]

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Andhra CM lays foundation stone of 3MW solar plant on his father’s birth anniversary

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy on Wednesday laid the foundation of 3 Megawatt solar plant and inaugurate new building complex at Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technologies (RGUKT) on the birth anniversary of his late father and former Chief Minister YS Rajasekhar Reddy. The CM reached the Kadapa district to pay homage to […]

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India’s solar capacity addition during FY21 to come down by 15 per cent: ICRA

The rating agency ICRA in its new report revealed that India’s domestic solar capacity is expected to add about 5.5 gigawatt (GW) during the financial year 2020-21 (FY21) due to the execution headwinds amid lockdown restrictions post-COVID pandemic. ICRA said that the domestic solar capacity addition in FY20 remained lower by 15 per cent than […]

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AP govt to get additional revenue of Rs 3,495 cr from IREP, renegotiates contract with Greenko

Andhra Pradesh government on Friday said it would get an additional revenue of Rs 3,495 crore from the proposed Integrated Renewable Energy Project (IREP) after it renegotiated the contract terms with the implementing firm Greenko Group. As part of the IREP, the Hyderabad headquartered Greenko Group is currently setting up a 550 megawatt (MW) wind […]

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AP cabinet approves proposal to set up a 10 GW solar power project

Andhra Pradesh cabinet recently approved a proposal to set up a 10 GW solar power project to ensure uninterrupted 9-hour power supply to farmers during daytime, besides establishing an Integrated Renewable Energy Project (IREP). In a statement, Information and Public Relations Minister Perni Venkataramaiah said as part of the IREP, 550 MW of wind power, […]

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Two megawatt solar plant commissioned at INS Kalinga in AP

A two megawatt solar plant was commissioned at INS Kalinga here. Flag Officer Commanding-In-Chief, Eastern Naval Command Vice Admiral Atul Kumar Jain commissioned the solar plant set up as part of the Centre’s objective to achieve 100 GW of solar power by 2022 as part of the National Solar Mission on Thursday. The plant,which is […]

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Mega solar power project in Andhra Pradesh to be setup in two phases

In a bid to power the agriculture sector in Andhra Pradesh, the power utilities have fixed its focus on taking up works of 10,050 MW mega solar power project to supply free power to all the agricultural feeders in in the state. The state government is planning to implement the mega solar power project which […]

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AP government planning to launch export policy for promotion of RE projects: Report

The Andhra Pradesh (AP) government is reportedly planning to launch a new export policy in a bid to promote renewable energy projects. According to ET the new export policy will allow the state to export power without obligation to discoms. The renewable energy projects will be designed for a combination of pumped hydro storage, solar […]

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Andhra Pradesh Govt releases INR 2984 cr for DISCOMS to clear power dues

Andhra Pradesh government recently released a sum of INR 2,984 crore to clear long- pending dues to Solar and Wind Power generators, central generating stations and state generating stations. Of the total, Rs 2,199 crore will go to CGS and SGS while solar and wind power generators will get the balance. According to an order […]

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Andhra Pradesh to produce 10000 MW of solar power

The Andhra Pradesh government has reportedly proposed to set up its own generating units to produce 10,000 MW of solar power to meet the energy requirements of the agriculture sector. The government has already issued an order for setting up the Andhra Pradesh Green Energy Corporation Limited, as a subsidiary of Power Generation Corporation of […]

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