TNERC approves TANGEDCO’s proposal for 500 MW projects under component A of PMKUSUM

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has approved the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation’s (TANGEDCO) proposal to procure up to 500 MW of solar power from projects with capacity in the range of 1 MW to 2 MW under Component A of the PM-KUSUM program.

If the capacity under Component A exceeds the sanction of Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), approval from MNRE may be obtained for additional capacities. TNERC had earlier set the ceiling tariff at Rs 3 per kWh for procurement under the program.