Solar Schemes Launched in India

Government and Private firms/organisations will be launching the schemes to address the social and economical benefit to the citizens of the nation. Major schemes are launched by the government, which will be creating some kind of positive impact in the country and minimize the socio-economic issues and awareness shall be created for any concerned citizen.

In context to Solar Schemes, the government has launched schemes for the socio-economic development of the country and their citizens. Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has released a few schemes for the support and promotion of the solar energy sector in the country.

Grid Connected Solar Schemes

  1. Development of Solar Parks and Ultra Mega Solar Power Projects
  2. Setting up of over 500 MW grid-connected SPV power projects under IV of JNNSM Phase – II
  3. Setting up of Distributed Grid-Connected Solar PV power projects in Andaman & Nicobar and Lakshadweep islands with capital subsidy from MNRE
  4. Central Public sector undertaking (CPSU) scheme phase – II (Government Producer Scheme) for setting up 12000 MW grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) power projects by the government producers with viability gap funding (VGF) support for self-use or use by govt. / govt. entities, whether directly or through distribution companies (DISCOMs)
  5. Grid-connected solar rooftop programme

Off-Grid Solar Schemes

  1. Off-grid and De-centralized solar PV applications programme Phase -II
  2. Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthaan Mahabhiyaam (PM KUSUM) Scheme
  3. Atal Jyoti Yojana (AJAY) Phase II
  4. The scheme on Scale-up of access to clean energy for rural productive uses (for 3 states – Assam, Madhya Pradesh and Odisha)


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