MERC fixes tariff for renewable energy

It is learnt that, Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has issued tariff order for renewable energy sources in the state for 2019-20. The tariff for wind energy projects has been fixed at Rs 2.52 per unit, based on the auction conducted by MSEDCL. This is 35 paise per unit less than the tariff of Rs 2.87 per unit in 2018-19.