Correct Answer : Option (D) - Maharashtra
The Maharashtra government's Energy department on Tuesday(28th June 2022) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Adani Green Energy Group Ltd (AGEL) to generate 11000 MW green power in the next five years.
It would entail an investment of Rs 60,000 crore and provide employment to 30,000 persons, a statement from the government said.
The state will reap many benefits from PSPs which will generate or store electricity with the help of non-conventional energy sources, it said, adding that they will be especially useful for immediate power generation in case of shortage.
The MoU was signed by Narayan Karad, Deputy Secretary, Department of Energy, Maharashtra and Ajit Barodia, Senior Vice President, Adani Industries Group.
Under secretary Nanasaheb Dhone and Associate Vice-President of AGEL Akshay Mathur were also present on the occasion.
The MoU was signed with AGEL in the presence of Energy Minister Dr Nitin Raut
and Principal Secretary for Energy
, Dinesh Waghmare..Source : Business Standard
Published On : June 29, 2022
Category : Business and Economics