India: National Solar Mission 2022 targets

Last Modified: Wed Mar 04 2020 18:45:32 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 100 GW
    target of achieving solar capacity by 2022, set by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, up from 20 GW set by the earlier govt.
  • 60,000 MW
    will come through Medium and Large scale grid connected solar power projects including projects in solar parks and projects connected to spare, sub-stations of distribution networks.
  • 40,000 MW
    Rooftop solar that will come up through the institutional sector (hospitals, educational institutions etc.), industrial & commercial sector and housing sector.
  • 3
    GoI schemes with financial allocation of Rs. 15,050 crore to support initial capacity of 19,200 MW.
  • 2,000 MW
    target for FY 2015-16
  • 12,000 MW
    target for FY 2016-17
  • 15,000 MW
    target for FY 2017-18
  • 16,000 MW
    target for FY 2018-19
  • 17,000 MW
    target for FY 2019-20
  • 17,500 MW
    target for FY 2020-21
  • 17,500 MW
    target for FY 2021-22