Andhra Pradesh Solar Power Policy 2018 - ​2023 ​

Key Policy Highlights

Andhra Pradesh Solar Power Policy ​2018 – 2023

Blessed with the availability of about 300 sunny days in a year with solar insolation of more than 5 kWh/m²/day, the State of Andhra Pradesh is transitioning to renewable sources of energy to ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable, and modern energy. ​

To meet the twin objectives of energy security and clean energy considerations, Andhra Pradesh Solar Power Policy 2018 was notified to promote widespread usage of solar power with the following objective :

>> To target a minimum total solar power capacity addition of 5,000 MW in the next five years​​

>> Develop solar park(s) with necessary infrastructure​

>> Promote the distributed generation​​​