Begun as far back as in the mid 70’s solar photovoltics programme of the Government of India is one of the largest in the World.
•As of 30 June 2017 , the country ‘s solar grid hada cumulative capacity of 13.11GW.
•Reliefs offered by government on SPV manufacturers and users of SPV based products :
*Soft loans to users, intermediaries and manufacturers.
*Government has setup National Institute of Solar Energy for coordination and R&D in Solar Energy