Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Government of India has launched the Phase-II of Grid Connected Rooftop Solar Programme that provides a subsidy for installing rooftop solar systems. The programme is being implemented through electricity distribution companies and provides a subsidy for the household owner and Group Housing Societies to set up solar systems on the rooftop of their residence/residential campus.
- 40% subsidy will be provided for installing a rooftop solar system of up to 3kW capacity;
- 20% subsidy is available for installing a rooftop solar system beyond 3kW and up to 10kW capacity;
- 20% subsidy will be provided for Group Housing Societies/Residential Welfare Associations for installations up to 500 kW (at 10 kW per house) for common facilities.
Click Here to study the Operational Guidelines on implementation of Phase – II of Grid Connected Rooftop Solar Programme.
Note: Subsidy benefit from MNRE is available for the residential sector only.