Piyush Goyal announces 1000 MW wind energy auction scheme by month end

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) will sign Power Purchase Agreements with selected wind developers and back-to-back Power Sale Agreements with buying utilities

Piyush Goyal announces 1000 MW wind energy auction scheme by month end

Union Minister of State for Power, Renewable Energy, Coal and Mines, Piyush Goyal on Thursday announced yet another auction of 1000 mw of wind power projects, likely to kick off by this month end. This comes close on the heels of the recent successful bidding for 1,000 MW of wind power projects at Rs 3.46 per unit in February.