Jayalalithaa asks PM's intervention to release Rs 1,500 cr from NCEF to support projects

In its bid to address lack of proper wind power evacuation infrastructure in the state, the Tamil Nadu government plans to take up projects with a total cost of Rs 5,998 crore. However, to take this plan forward, chief minister J Jayalalithaa has sought Prime Minister's intervention in releasing Rs 1,500 crore from the National Clean Energy Fund (NCEF) to the state.