Gujarat

About:

Gujarat is called the Jewel of the Western part of India. It has an area of 196,204 km2 with a coastline of 1,600 km and a population in excess of 60 million. Gujarat is very rich in solar potential too which is 35.77GW with solar radiation ranges between 5.5-6 Kwh.

Target:

Gujarat has a huge potential in solar power sector which is being harnessed. To maximize and improve the share of solar power capacity in the state Gujarat has a target of 8020 MW to be achieved by 2022.

Scenario:

Gujarat came up with its new solar power policy on 13th August 2015, which would be operative till March 31, 2020. This new policy intends to facilitate and promote large scale promotion of the solar power generation capacities in the state and the interests of all the investors, developers, consumers and various other stakeholders.

Past Bids:

Bids Released Medium Max received bid Min received bid
750 MW Projects Under RPSSGP/GBI Scheme 200 10
824.09 MW Under State policy 40.11 1

 

Upcoming Bids:

Tender Release date Remark
250 MW Grid Connected Solar PV Project in Gujarat Solar Park at Charanka 29/12/2015
NTPC Ltd.( Own Projects)700 MW Gujarat 2/1/2016