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Open access II: India's attempt to expand scope of green energy initiatives

The new guidelines expanding consumer choices to green energy will remain subject to the uncertainties and quirks of state policy

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electricity sector | Green energy | states

S Dinakar  |  New Delhi 



power, electricity
“It is a very positive and encouraging step if we have to meet target of renewable energy, but state distribution companies will find the new policy challenging,’’ said A K Saxena, a senior director at energy think tank TERI.

Nearly two decades after former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee threw open the to competition via The Electricity Act of 2003, Prime Minister is attempting the same by extending and expanding the choices available under the Act to consume and produce .

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First Published: Fri, July 29 2022. 17:11 IST

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