The West Bengal Government wants to achieve a target of 200MW with respect to annual generation of solar power.Currently, the generation capacity is 70MW.
The State Power Minister has recently said the Government is taking a lot of steps to reduce the loss of power during transmission.
He said by 2025, the Government would be able to complete the laying of underground cable for transmission of power in 75 cities and towns across the state. Underground cable would also help in improving on the quality of power being transmitted.
Another important fact mentioned by the Power Minister was that in the next few years, the State Government plans to spend Rs 15,000 crore on various power projects. Read More
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