Aparna Lucknow, India 601 Questions 0 Answers 0 Best Answers 678 Points View Profile Aparna Asked: October 7, 20212021-10-07T01:01:32+05:30 2021-10-07T01:01:32+05:30In: Law What is Pan-India Green Term Ahead Market (GTAM) What is Pan-India Green Term Ahead Market (GTAM) current affairsfinance banking scheme Share Facebook 1 Answer Recent Sagar 31 Questions 177 Answers 34 Best Answers 572 Points View Profile Sagar 2021-10-09T23:46:30+05:30Added an answer on October 9, 2021 at 11:46 pm Green Term Ahead Market (GTAM) Context: As a first step towards the ‘greening’ of the Indian short-term power market, the Government launched the pan-India Green Term Ahead Market (GTAM) in electricity. About Green Term Ahead Market (GTAM) The GTAM platform is the first Exclusive product for the renewable energy sector in the world and is a step towards Greening the Indian short-term power Market. The GTAM contracts will allow additional avenues to RE generators for the sale of renewable energy, enable obligated entities to procure renewable power at competitive prices to meet their RPOs, and provide a platform to environmentally conscious open access consumers and utilities to buy green power. The key features of GTAM include bilateral transaction (of RE) in nature with clear identification of corresponding buyers and sellers. Thus, there will not be any difficulty in accounting for RPO. Besides, the GTAM contracts will be segregated into Solar RPO and Non-Solar RPO as RPO targets are also segregated The price discovery will take place on a continuous basis i.e. price-time priority basis. Subsequently, looking at the market conditions open auctions can be introduced for daily and weekly contracts. The energy scheduled through the GTAM contract shall be considered as deemed RPO compliance of the buyer. The country’s target of 175 GW RE capacity by 2022 is driving accelerated renewable penetration. Significance of the initiative Lessen the burden on energy-rich states Increased participants in the renewable energy sector Transparent structure. Access to pan-India market. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer. Related Questions What is Pathalgadi? What is Bodo Accord?