India added 9.7 gigawatt (GW) of energy technology capability throughout this monetary yr until February 28, 2021, Parliament was knowledgeable on Tuesday.
India added 9.7 GW of energy technology capability throughout April, 2020 to February, 2021 which incorporates 3.8 GW of typical vitality and 5.9 GW from renewable sources, Energy and New & Renewable Power Minister R K Singh stated in a written reply to Rajya Sabha.
In 2019-20, India had added 15.8 GW of energy technology capability together with 7.1 GW of typical sources and eight.8 GW of renewable sources.
From April, 2015 until February, 2021, India has added 117.9 GW of energy technology capability which incorporates 64.5 GW of typical supply and 53.4 GW from renewable sources.
‘The full put in energy technology capability, together with from renewable vitality sources, within the nation as on February 28, 2021 is 379.1 GW. A complete of 117.9 GW energy technology capability has been added over the last 5 years and present yr (as much as February 28, 2021), from typical and renewable vitality sources,’ the minister stated.
Additional, all India energy technology put in capability by the top of 2026-27 is estimated to be 6,19,066 MW which incorporates 238,150 MW from coal, 25,735 MW from gasoline, 63,301 MW from hydro, 16,880 MW from nuclear and a pair of,75,000 MW from renewable vitality sources, he knowledgeable the Home.