MNRE has issued a strategy paper outlining project development models for utility and open access offshore wind power projects.
|Target||Auction 37 GW capacity by FY 2030|
|Project development models||Model A: Site identification and survey completion by NIWE for 500 MW capacity off the coast of Gujarat and Tamil Nadu each awarded through tariff/ VGF-based competitive bidding route for sale of power to DISCOMs|
|Model B: Site identification by NIWE and lease from MNRE through an appropriate competitive bidding process for sale of power to DISCOMS, private consumers or on the exchanges|
|Model C: Site identification and development by project developers under lease from MNRE through an appropriate competitive bidding route for sale of power to DISCOMS, private consumers or on the exchanges|
|Auction timeline, GW|
|Year||Model A||Model B||Model C||Total|