target of achieving solar capacity by 2022, set by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, up from 20 GW set by the earlier govt.
Rs. 6.5 trillion
investment required over a period of 5 years to achieve the 100GW target.
total commissioned capacity till 30 Jun 2016.
target for FY 2016-17
Installed capacity added to Solar Power: Apr 2016 - Jun 2016, 8.5% of fiscal 2017 [12,000 MW] target met.
solar capacity in the pipeline as of Jul 2016.
capacity already being installed.
INR 4.34 per kWh
is the lowest tariff offered by Fortum Finnsurya Energy - the company quoted that tariff to bag mandate to set up a 70 MW solar plant under NTPC's Bhadla Solar Park.