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Bridge To India cuts solar, wind power capacity addition outlook to 35 Gw

The consultancy further noted that the sector was already grappling with a series of vexatious issues over the last few years

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It said the domestic energy sector has been hit by multiple demand and supply shocks, sharp reduction in power demand, delays in construction activity

Press Trust of India
Clean energy consultancy Bridge To India has lowered India's solar and wind power capacity addition estimate over 2020-2024 citing weak economic outlook and further slowdown in power demand.
It said the domestic energy sector has been hit by multiple demand and supply shocks, sharp reduction in power demand, delays in construction activity, and deferred payments across the value chain.
"Consequent to weakening economic outlook and further slowdown in power demand, we have revised our base case solar and wind power capacity addition estimate over 2020-2024 to 35 GW and 12 GW, down from our previous estimate of 43 gigawatts (GW) and 15

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First Published: Jun 16 2020 | 3:10 PM IST

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