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#REINVEST2018 Programme: Session Details


Thursday 4 October, 2018 1200 - 1330 IST HALL 4A Session Coordinators

Showcase of Policy Initiatives by Maharashtra

Mr J K Jethani
Scientist E, MNRE
E: jethani.jk@nic.in
T: 011 24365666
Ms Paramita Chatterjee
E: paramita.chatterjee@cii.in
T: +91 9910257311

Maharashtra has taken adequate steps to achieve sustained economic growth through the judicious use of energy and renewable energy. In the area of electricity, Maharashtra has unveiled an ambitious plan to provide electricity supply for all. The total installed capacity as on 31st July, 2018 in the State was 43254 MW, the highest in India. The total electricity generated (including renewable sources) in the State was more than 1,00,000 Million Units (MU) during 2017-18.     

In terms of Renewable Energy, state government has adopted the policy of achieving the target of renewable energy up to 10% of conventional energy in the State, much in line with the policy of Central Govt. Maharashtra has come up with a comprehensive policy for six renewable energy sources which envisages ramping up capacities of grid-connected renewable power projects based on Wind, Bagasse based cogeneration, Biomass, Small Hydro, Solar and Industrial Waste.

The session will highlight major achievements for the state in the area of energy and renewable Energy and the way forward.

 

Anand Limaye

Anand Limaye

Director General
Maharashtra Energy Development Agency (MEDA)

Arvind Singh

Arvind Singh

Principal Secretary, Department of Energy
Government of Maharashtra

Chandrashekhar K Bawankule

Chandrashekhar K Bawankule

Minister, New and Renewable Energy
Government of Maharashtra

Madan Madhukarrao Yerawar

Madan Madhukarrao Yerawar

Minister of State, New and Renewable Energy
Government of Maharashtra

Prashant Badgeri

Prashant Badgeri

Deputy Secretary, Department of Energy
Government of Maharashtra

Purushottam Jadhav

Purushottam Jadhav

Additional Director General
Maharashtra Energy Development Agency (MEDA)

Rohit Dumate

Rohit Dumate

Project Executive
Maharashtra Energy Development Agency (MEDA)