The Ceylon Electricity Board, in a clarification to a Sri Lankan business daily, has said that the Indian government recommended Adani Green Energy Limited (AGEL) for constructing wind power projects in the Mannar and Pooneryn regions of the country, according to a media report. Under the MoU signed with CEB, AGEL is conducting a feasibility study for wind power projects, according to the report. Project construction will begin after a suitable tariff is negotiated with the company, it said.
AGEL did not respond to an email questionnaire sent by Business Standard regarding the project. CEB officials were not immediately available for comment.
In the clarification issued to Daily FT, a Sri Lankan business newspaper, CEB reportedly said: “A proposal