Pact signed to improve power supply
IMPHAL, 17th FEB: For the first time in the state, a tripartite agreement on power purchase was signed between Solar Roof Top Power Voltage –Plant (SRTPV-Plant), Manipur State Power Distribution Company Limited (MSPDCL) and MANIREDA at the conference hall of Old secretariat on Friday. The agreement was signed in the presence of chief secretary O Nabakishore Singh.
For the first phase, 25 individuals are to supply 69 kilowatt of solar power to MSPDCL at the rate of Rs 5.35 per unit compared to the consumers paying Rs 3.65 per unit to MSPDCL. Installation of solar panels to the roof top will be done by MANIREDA. Speaking at the occasion, Nabakishore said the agreement will promote green energy consumption and clean environment as well.
Principal secretary (Power) Vineet Joshi, MSPDCL executive director L Priyokumar and MANIREDA officials attended the event