Category: Industry Overview
Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission (GERC) has revised solar power tariff and thermal power tariff as Rs.14 for solar power per unit and Rs.10 for thermal power generation. The tariff will be valid for the first twelve years of operation from the commissioning of the unit and it will be Rs.4 per unit after the 13th year to 25th year. It has asked for comments and views from stakeholders and a final decision will be taken in due course. According to experts, cost of generating solar power systems will be in the range of Rs.13 to Rs.18 depending upon the location and technology.