Ministry of Power & Energy launched of 100 MW renewable energy projects on 10th July 2015,
In line with the Energy Sector Development Plan 2015-2025 of the Ministry of Power & Energy, action has been taken to increase new Renewable Energy projects. The plan will guide the nation to develop its entire renewable potential while optimizing energy supply through exploration, facilitation, R&D and knowledge management.
To start off this initiative, the Ministry plans to start 100 MW of renewable energy comprising of mini-hydro, dendro, solar thermal, solar power and biomass.
- Increase the share of electricity generation from renewable energy sources upto 20% by 2020.
- Achieving the target of meeting the total energy demand from renewable energy sources and other indigenous energy sources by 2030
For more detail about the combination of power sources and see below image