Wind Solar Hybrid Power project for Anantapur
India's first, Wind Solar Hybrid Power project, an integrated project of both solar and wind energy, is taking shape in Anantapur. The Andhra Pradesh state government recently released a draft of Wind Solar Hybrid Power Policy, which is also first in the country to leverage infrastructure and clean energy. Andhra Pradesh had signed an MoU with Suzlon Energy group for the wind energy projects.
Across Andhra Pradesh, around 3,000 MW wind energy projects will come up in the next five years at around 20 sites, where construction at eight of the 20 sites had already begun. According to Tulsi Tanti, Chairman, Suzlon Energy, the projects will garner around Rs.24,000 crore investments and also boost India's green and clean energy sector