According to reports, the recent strike by sand transporters has affected work related to setting up of the 5 MW grid-connected solar power plant at Shimsha in Mandya district. The plant, which was to be ready in January as per the original schedule, is now expected to be completed by February-end. A top-ranking official in Karnataka Power Corporation Ltd. (KPCL), which is setting up the plant, said: “Work is being expedited to make up for the delay and to ensure ... Read More »
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According to reports, the Karnataka government’s ambitious plan to generating 200 Mw power from the solar photovoltaic power projects has suffered a setback with the Union ministry of new and renewable energy (MNRE) rejecting the proposal to grant subsidy for 18 projects from the state. As a result, the state government has been forced to cancel the permission granted to those projects. The state government had allotted 129 Mw of grid-connected solar photovoltaic power plants to various developers covering 21 ... Read More »