Madhya Pradesh recently floated a tender for the implementation of grid connected rooftop solar PV projects under the RESCO (renewable energy service company) Model. Manu Srivastava, principal secretary and commissioner, New and Renewable Energy Department, Government of Madhya Pradesh, and managing director of Madhya Pradesh Urja Vikas Nigam (MPUVNL), speaks to pv magazine about the tender and initiatives taken by the state government.
The Indian state recently floated an around 28 MWp tender for the implementation of grid connected rooftop solar PV projects under the RESCO Model.
For the first time, this RESCO tender hosted an elaborated data room for bidders to address information asymmetry. As a part of India’s lead in the solar sector, the International Solar Alliance (ISA) held a live webcast of the tender’s pre-bid for all its member countries in June.
Manu Srivastava, Principal Secretary, New and Renewable Energy Department of Madhya Pradesh discusses both the tender and other solar initiatives undertaken by the Madhya Pradesh government.
Read the interview on pv magazine India.
Source PV Magazine