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Textile Industry

Textile Industry
Textile Industry
India's textile industry is a crucial and historic sector

India's textile industry is a crucial and historic sector that employs millions of people and contributes significantly to the country's economy. With production of various textiles, such as cotton, silk, wool, and synthetic fabrics, this industry accounts for around 13% of India's total exports, making it the world's 2nd largest textile exporter.

With an increase in domestic demand and exports, the textile industry has a potential for growth, while it faces challenges such as robust competition, fluctuating raw material prices, and the need for adhering to sustainable practices. 

SunSource Energy offers clean energy solutions that allow the textile industry to move towards sustainability by integrating solar energy thus reducing carbon footprint, and energy generation costs.


CAGR growth is expected in the Indian Textile and Apparel Industry
from 2019-20 to reach US$ 190 billion by 2025-26


share of the global trade in
textiles and apparel is held by India


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What are the various Open Access charges?

Each state has different regulations for Open access projects. Hence, charges for such projects vary with its location and procurement model. However, most states do have favourable policies for open access and have generally exempted Open Access projects from many of these charges.

Various charges under the Open Access mechanism include:

Transmission charges - Charges are payable to the transmission company for using the transmission infrastructure.

Wheeling charges - Charges are payable to the distribution company for using the infrastructure.

Transmission losses and Wheeling losses- These are the electricity losses incurred during the transmission and distribution of power.

Cross-subsidy surcharge (CSS) - These are payable by commercial and industrial buyers to fund the tariff subsidy for agricultural and residential buyers.

Additional surcharge (AS)

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Open access power is a regulatory mechanism that allows a grid-connected bulk consumer with a connected load of 1MW or above to meet a part of or their entire electricity requirements via alternate energy sources.