Ananthapuramu Ultra Mega Solar Park

Reported by

Rahul Maganti

Published on

October 20, 2016

October 20, 2016

Updated on

October 20, 2016

Location of Conflict

NP Kunta, Galliveedu

Anantapuramu

Reason or Cause of Conflict

Renewable Power

Solar Power

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People Affected by Conflict

Land Area Affected (in Hectares)

4665

ha

Starting Year

2014

State

Andhra Pradesh

Sector

Power

The state government recently announced its plan to establish solar power projects with a capacity of 1,500 MW to overcome power shortages. Spread over more than 11,000 acres in NP Kunta mandal of Anantapur district and Galiveedu mandal in Kadapa district, the investment for the plant is close to Rs 8,000 crore. The farmers are asking for a better compensation than what the state government is offering.

Demand/Contention of the Affected Community

No items found.

Other Demand/Contention of the Affected Community

Region Classification

Type of Land

Both

Type of Common Land

Non-Forest (Grazing Land)

Total investment involved (in Crores):

7589.22

Type of investment:

Year of Estimation

Page Number In Investment Document:

Has the Conflict Ended?

When did it end?

Why did the conflict end?

Categories of Legislations Involved in the Conflict

Land Acquisition Laws

Legislations/Policies Involved

Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act, 2013
26 (determination of market value), 27 (determination of amount of compensation), 77 (payment of compensation) and First Schedule; 31(1), 38(1) and Second Schedule (Elements of Relief and Rehabilitation)
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Whether claims/objections were made as per procedure in the relevant statute

What was the claim(s)/objection(s) raised by the community? What was the decision of the concerned government department?

Legal Processes and Loopholes Enabling the Conflict:

No items found.

Legal Status:

Status of Case In Court

Whether any adjudicatory body was approached

What was the Decision of the Concerned Government Department?

Name of the adjudicatory body

Name(s) of the Court(s)

Case Number

Major Human Rights Violations Related to the Conflict:

No items found.

Whether criminal law was used against protestors

Reported Details of the Violation:

Date of Violation

Location of Violation

Nature of Protest

No items found.

Government Departments Involved in the Conflict:

Government of Andhra Pradesh

PSUs Involved in the Conflict:

National Thermal Power Corporation, AP Solar Power Corporation Pvt Ltd, Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd, APTRANSCO, AP Industrial Infrastructure Corporation, New & Renewable Energy Development Corporation of A.P Ltd

Did LCW Approach Government Authorities for Comments?

Name, Designation and Comment of the Government Authorities Approached

Corporate Parties Involved in the Conflict:

National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC), M/s AP Solar Power Corporation Pvt Ltd (APSPCL), Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. (PGCIL), APTRANSCO, AP Industrial Infrastructure Corporation (APIIC), New & Renewable Energy Development Corporation Of A.P Ltd (NREDCAP)

Did LCW Approach Corporate Parties for Comments?

Communities/Local Organisations in the Conflict:

CPM, CPI

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