Country:India
Year:2014 (Apr 1st)
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:State/Regional
Date Effective:2014 (Apr 1st)
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Feed-in tariffs/premiums
Policy Target:Hydropower, Solar>Solar photovoltaic, Bioenergy>Biomass for power
Policy Sector:Electricity
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
Description:

The feed-in tariff policy was set up in order to boost the renewable energy generation in Uttar Pradesh region.

The PPAs are granted for period fo 20 years.

Financial year means a period commencing on 1st April of a calendar year and ending on 31st March of the subsequent calendar year.

Feed-in tariff levels applicable for projects commissioned over 2014-2019 period. Tariff rates expressed in INR/kWh

 

Capacity

2014-2015

2015-2016

2016-2017

2017-2018

2018-2019

Small Hydro Power Plants

< 5MW capacity

5.65

5.84

6.06

6.25

6.47

 

5MW – 25 MW

4.98

5.15

5.32

5.50

5.68

Solar PV

< 5MW

7.06

> 5 MW

Tariff set via bidding process

Municipal Solid Waste

n/a

6.37

6.64

6.91

7.19

7.50

Biomass Power Plants based on rice husk

n/a

6.30

6.58

 

 

6.88

 

7.19

7.51

Biomass Power Plants based on bagasse

n/a

5.67

5.90

6.14

6.38

6.64

Last modified: Thu, 02 Apr 2015 13:34:57 CEST