For the first time in India’s power generation history, the financial year 2017-18 saw renewable energy production breach the 1 lakh Gigawatt-hour mark.
In two years, the recently inaugurated Pavagada Solar Park in Karnataka will reach its full 2 GW installed capacity making it the largest single-site solar plant in the world.
Aashish Chandorkar writes on public policy, politics, and current affairs. He is based in Pune. He tweets at @c_aashish.