Metering Protocol for Captive Solar Plants in Andhra Pradesh for REC


The Government of Andhra Pradesh has announced Andhra Pradesh Solar Power Policy-2012 to encourage large scale solar power generation in the State vide G.O.Ms.No.39, dated 26.09.2012 & G.O.Ms. No. 44, dated 16.11.2012.

As such, APTRANSCO / APDISCOMs have proposed to adopt the Metering Protocol for Captive plants who intend to setup Solar Power plants in the plant premises to utilize the generated power to its captive utilities or for sale of generated energy through Open Access under REC mechanism as detailed in the document.

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This is quite detailed and lays out the circuit diagram, such clarity is missing in Maharashtra where Captive Solar has tremendous potential.


About Ritesh Pothan

Ritesh Pothan, is an accomplished speaker and visionary in the Solar Energy space in India. Ritesh is from an Engineering Background with a Master’s Degree in Technology and had spent more than a decade as the Infrastructure Head for a public limited company with the last 9 years dedicated to Solar and Renewable Energy. He also runs the 2 largest India focused renewable energy groups on LinkedIn - Solar - India and Renewables - India
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