Government seeks bids for $5 billion in transmission lines to fuel renewables growth
Updated : March 26, 2019 06:54 PM IST
India, the world's third-largest emitter of greenhouse gases, has pledged to cut emissions and have clean energy account for at least 40 percent of its installed capacity by 2030, up from 21.4 percent now, while looking to manage its energy appetite as its population becomes more prosperous.
The renewable energy targets would require investment in feeder lines and infrastructure upgrades.
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