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Installed power capacity in India doubled in last 10 years: RBI Data

Maharashtra has the highest installed capacity of power of 43,466 MW followed by 42,208 in Gujarat, RBI's 'Handbook Of Statistics On Indian States' showed

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Raghav Aggarwal New Delhi
The installed capacity of power in India has doubled in the last 10 years. From 199,877 MW in 2011-12, it has risen to 399,497 MW in 2021-22, data from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) showed. Additionally, the total installed capacity of grid interactive renewable power has gone up by 3.7 times in the same period. It has risen from 19,971 MW in 2011 to 94,434 MW in 2021.

Maharashtra has the highest installed capacity of power of 43,466 MW followed by 42,208 in Gujarat. With 15,463 MW, Karnataka has the highest installed capacity of grid interactive renewable power in

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First Published: Nov 23 2022 | 2:35 PM IST

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