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MSEDCL filed petition to MERC for waiver of FY12-13 RPO

On 07th Aug 2013, the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL/ Mahavitaran) filed a petition with Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) for waiver of its Renewable Purchase Obligations (RPO) target for the financial year 2012-13. MSEDCL has filed this petition soon after the MERC30

Solar PV capacity under REC Mechanism

The Status of Solar REC Projects in Maharashtra

The State of Maharashtra is blessed with good quality of solar radiation suitable for solar PV power projects. With reducing cost of solar panels and other associated components of solar power plant, investors have started showing their interest in the solar power sector. The Government30

RPO targets -Maharashtra

RPO compliance has become strict in the State of Maharashtra

On 22nd July 2013, the Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) issued a landmark order for enhanced enforcement of Renewable Purchase Obligations (RPOs) in the State. The Commission has ordered Obligated Entities in Maharashtra to demonstrate compliance to RPO targets for four years starting from FY30

Wind turbine

45 MW Wind Power Project in Maharashtra by Reliance Power

As per reports by The Hindu, Reliance Power has commissioned its wind power project of 45 MW capacity in Vashpet, Maharashtra. The project investment is Rs 300 crore and the power would be sold to Reliance Infrastructure Limited for distribution to Mumbai. Reliance Power Limited30

Power demand-supply position of the state of Maharashtra

Maharashtra is the largest power generating state in India with installed electricity generation capacity of 26,838 MW (As on 31st August 2012). Maharashtra constitutes 13% of the total installed electricity generation capacity in India which is mainly from  fossil fuels such as coal and natural30