MP setting up biomass energy projects

Last Updated: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 12:22

Bhopal: Speedy work is being done in Madhya Pradesh for generating power from alternatives sources of energy.

Efforts are being made to establish 200 MW capacity biomass projects during the financial year, an official release said here today.
The total technical capacity of biomass energy projects has been identified as 1,200 MW and the installed capacity of this kind of power in the state is 40 MW at present, whereas 307 MW capacity projects are under construction, the release said.

Madhya Pradesh Biomass-based Power Projects Implementation Policy-2011 has been implemented in the state for promoting biomass-based power projects.

Projects are being registered in various districts under the provisions of the policy as per available capacity. Besides, biomass availability survey is also proposed in every district, the release added.

PTI



First Published: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 12:22
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