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3,217 Million US$ received as FDI in Renewable Energy Sector

3,217 Million US$ received as FDI in Renewable Energy Sector

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Renewable Energy Capacity reaches about 74GW as on 30/11/2018 
The FDI data cell of the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) compiles and maintains the data of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Equity inflow received in the country. The FDI equity inflow from April, 2015 to June, 2018 in the Non-Conventional Energy Sector is as under: –
Sl NoYearFDI in US$ million
12015-16 Apr-Mar776.51
22016-17783.57
32017-181,204.46
42018-19 Apr-Jun452.89
 Grand Total3,217.43

 

The details of State-wise installed capacity of Grid Interactive Renewable Power as on 30-11-2018 are given in Annexure. A total of 81.15 billion units (BU) of power have been generated in the year 2018-19 (up to October 2018) from all renewable energy sources.

The Renewable Energy projects are mostly being implemented in the private sector. As on 30-11- 2018, a total capacity of around 73.95 GW has been installed in the country of which 37.84 GW has been added during the last four and half year. The steps taken by the Government to support the renewable energy sector, inter-alia, include: fiscal and promotional incentives such as capital subsidy, accelerated depreciation, waiver of Inter State Transmission System (ISTS) charges and losses, viability gap funding (VGF) and permitting Foreign Direct Investment up to 100 per cent under the automatic route. Also, to ensure cheaper generation of renewable energy, projects are awarded through transparent bidding process i.e. through e- reverse auction. The Government has issued standard bidding guidelines to enable the distribution licensees to procure power at competitive rates in cost effective manner.

As per Global Status Report-2018 of REN21 (Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century), India ranked 5th in Renewable Power Capacity (including hydropower) and 4th (not including hydropower) as of end 2017.

 

This was informed by Minister of State (I/C) for New and Renewable Energy and Power Shri R. K Singh in a written reply in the Lok Sabha today.

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RCJ/RP

FDI in Renewable Energy Sector’

State-wise installed capacity of Grid Interactive Renewable Power as on 30.11.2018.
S.

No

 

STATES / Uts

 

 

 

Small Hydro Power

 

 

 

Wind Power

 

Bio-Power

Solar Power 

 

 

Total Capacity

  BM

Power/ Bagass e    Cogen. (Grid Interac

tive)

 

BM

Cogen. (Non- Bagasse/ Captive Power)

 

 

Waste to  Energy

 

 

Total Bio Power

 

 

Ground Mounted

 

 

Roof Top

 

 

 

Total

  (MW)(MW)(MW)(MW)(MW)(MW)(MW)(MW)(MW)(MW)
1Andhra Pradesh162.114074.35378.2098.9823.16500.342594.1747.592641.767378.56
 

2

Arunachal

Pradesh

 

107.100

      

1.27

 

4.12

 

5.39

 

112.49

3Assam34.11     10.676.0116.6850.79
4Bihar70.70 113.008.20 121.20138.933.52142.45334.35
5Chhatisgarh76.00 228.002.50 230.50215.8315.52231.35537.85
6Goa0.05     0.200.710.910.96
7Gujarat30.105852.6765.3012.00 77.301644.29146.641790.937751.00
8Haryana73.50 121.4084.26 205.66130.8086.29217.09496.25
 

9

Himachal

Pradesh

 

860.61

   

7.20

  

7.20

 

0.00

 

3.89

 

3.89

 

871.70

 

10

Jammu &

Kashmir

 

179.03

      

8.49

 

1.36

 

9.85

 

188.88

11Jharkhand4.05  4.30 4.3019.0513.0232.0740.42
12Karnataka1230.734672.301783.6015.201.001799.805104.06151.055255.1112957.94
13Kerala222.0252.50 0.72 0.72100.0038.49138.49413.73
14Madhya Pradesh95.912519.89093.0012.3515.40120.751507.7328.521536.254272.80
15Maharashtra373.5704788.132499.7016.4012.592528.691267.30160.491427.799118.18
16Manipur5.45     0.002.592.598.04
17Meghalaya31.03  13.80 13.800.000.080.0844.91
18Mizoram36.47     0.100.100.2036.67
19Nagaland30.67     0.001.001.0031.67
20Odisha64.625 50.408.82 59.22113.565.84119.40243.25
21Punjab173.55 194.00123.109.25326.35828.177.52905.621405.52
22Rajasthan23.854299.72119.302.00 121.303038.4992.53130.997575.86
23Sikkim52.11     0.000.010.0152.12
24Tamil Nadu123.058624.29926.0028.556.40960.952098.27130.172228.4411936.73
25Telangana90.87128.10158.101.0018.50177.603363.2946.973410.263806.83
26Tripura16.01     5.000.095.0921.10
27Uttar Pradesh25.10 1957.50160.01 2117.51749.0057.01806.012948.62
28Uttarakhand214.320 73.0057.50 130.50239.7863.40303.18648.00
29West Bengal98.50 300.0019.92 319.9220.7118.5839.29457.71
 

30

Andaman &

Nicobar

 

5.25

      

5.10

 

1.46

 

6.56

 

11.81

31Chandigarh      6.3424.4430.7830.78
 

32

Dadar & Nagar Haveli       

2.49

 

2.97

 

5.46

 

5.46

33Daman & Diu      10.153.2313.3813.38
34Delhi    52.0052.008.9697.60106.56158.56
35Lakshwadeep      0.750.000.750.75
36Pondicherry      0.031.71.731.73
37Others 4.30       4.30
 Total (MW)4510.44535016.2509060.50676.81138.309875.6123232.911334.4824567.3973969.70

MW = Megawatt

Anand Gupta Editor - EQ Int'l Media Network

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