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Contribution of Independent Power Producers (IPP)s Electricity Generation in Sri Lanka has been 23 percent on average during 2015-2018

EnergyFeb 4, 2020
Contribution of Independent Power Producers (IPP)s Electricity Generation in Sri Lanka has been 23 percent on average during 2015-2018
Independent Power Producers (IPPs) who own Mini hydro and Thermal power plants have been contributing 20% to 27% in total power generation in Sri Lanka during 2015-2018. The higher contribution (40%) was observed during the period of 2010 to 2014. Demand is expected to grow 5.9% per annum from 2018-2022. Generally, 82% of dispatchable capacity is owned by CEB and balance 18% owned by Independent Power Producers (IPPs).

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