Solar power generation in India has increased substantially over the past few years. However, there was a decline in solar power generation rate quarter-over-quarter (QoQ) due to seasonal changes. This is similar to the trend last year.
According to the data released by the Central Electricity Authority (CEA), solar power generation in the third quarter (Q3) of calendar year (CY) 2018 spiked by 58 percent year-over-year (YoY) to 8,399 million units (MU) when compared to 5,324 MU generated by solar in Q3 CY 2017.
The solar installed capacity in the country at the end of Q3 CY 2018 was about 26 GW, a 53 percent increase compared to 17 GW of solar installed as of Q3 CY 2017. Read More
Latest posts by mercomindia.com (see all)
- CWA Power Achieves Financial Closure for its 300 MW Sakaka Solar Project in Saudi Arabia - November 16, 2018
- CERC Issues Order to Provide ₹2,153.9 Million in GST Relief to Two Solar Project Developers - November 15, 2018
- Meghalaya Issues Regulations for Deviation Settlement of Solar and Wind Projects - November 15, 2018