ENERGY

Key Highlights

  • 1st state in South India to assure 24*7 power to industries
  • State with lowest transmission & distribution losses in India at 10.3%
  • 2 super-critical thermal power plants at strategic locations – Srikakulam and Visakhapatnam – with capacity of 4 GW each
  • Upcoming 9,500 MW Nuclear Power Plant at Kavvada, Srikakulam
  • Best State Designated Agency for effectively monitoring, devising and studying best practices for implementation of energy efficiency activities
  • Best DISCOM – AP Southern Power Distribution Company (APSPDCL) for distribution of LED bulbs in 5 districts under Domestic Efficient Lighting Programme (DELP)
  • Best Urban Local Body – Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation (GVMC) for implementation of Energy Efficient LED Street Lighting Programme
  • Best Business Model for Energy Efficiency Activities – APSPDCL and Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation (GVMC)

Key Initiatives

  • Installed power capacity addition planed from 13,600 MW to 29,000 by 2019
  • 18,000 MW of renewable energy planned by 2021-22
  • 5 GW of solar power capacity addition
  • 4 GW of wind power infrastructure projects
  • Over 1 crore LED bulbs distributed under Domestic Efficient Lighting programme (DELP)

Existing Partners

Upcoming projects