Solar Panel Subsidy in Uttar Pradesh, 2021

Uttar Pradesh is one of the largest states in India but with high solar radiation. The state is looking to set up solar parks in different parts of the state on government land. UP has the seventh-largest installed rooftop solar power generation capacity in India.


The state government announced a subsidy of Rs 15,000 per kW for the development of rooftop solar projects which will be provided to residential consumers. The state government has set a target of 10,700 MW for solar power, including 4,300 MW from rooftop solar projects, by 2022. UP’s total installed solar power capacity was 1,095 MW in February with solar rooftop capacity of 146MW.


  • State subsidy Amount - Rs. 15,000-20,000 upto 10 kW
  • Central subsidy Amount - 40% for the first 3kW and 20% on remaining 7kW 
  • Size of the Rooftop Solar System - Up to 10kW
  • Price for the customer - Rs. 7,8000 per kW
  • Sector - Residential rooftop solar system
  • Online Application - Yes
  • Documents - Proof of identity, address proof, photo, Aadhar card, Bank details, electricity bill, site photographs, technical specification details, etc.


For group housing society projects, with a capacity between 10 kW - 100 kW, the center will provide a subsidy of 40% for the first 3 kW, 20% on the balance. The residential sector may install RTS plant above 10 kW but the Central subsidy will be applicable up to 10kW only.

    Subsidy Process

    Step 1: Submit Application for Solar Connection, there are two way to submit application – Online & Offline. Some states have developed an online platform to get solar connection, but in some states are still working on window work.


    Step 2: Contact to the Power Distribution Company (DISCOM), if you are the resistance of Uttar Pradesh, you can find DISCOM details from here. There are 8 DISCOMS in Uttar Pradesh, such as:


    1. Noida Power Company Limited
    2. Kanpur Electric Supply Company Ltd.
    3. Torrent Power Limited
    4. Purvanchal Vidut Vitran Nigam Limited
    5. Madhyanchal Vidyut Vitran Nigam Ltd
    6. Pashchimanchal Vidyut Vitran Nigam Ltd.
    7. Dakshinanchal Vidyut Vitran Nigam Ltd.

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    Ashutosh Mohan - March 6, 2021

    Ian interested please let me know the options

    Ashutosh Kumar - March 1, 2021

    I want to install a 2 KWH solar setup in my village, kindly let me know the process and subsidy allowed by state and central governments. Please also let me know the total cost of project.

    Jaskaran Singh - February 28, 2021

    I will also fill the form of solar panel for home

    Aman Soni - February 28, 2021

    Call me i am interested for that

    Shailendra Tiwari - February 27, 2021

    I want to install panel . Can you support.


    Deepak bhardwaj - February 27, 2021

    My contact number

    Deepak bhardwaj - February 27, 2021

    Kindly call or what’s app the total costing and subsidy for set up of 5 kw of solar plant . Along with 2 kw solar pump and 1 solar air conditioner

    Durgvijay - February 22, 2021

    I want to setup solar plant of 7 Kw. Plz guide

    R K Lavania - February 21, 2021

    I want to install solar energy system at my home , of 10 kw.pls send procuder n cost n subsidy given by govt in up

    Parag Garg - February 18, 2021

    हम 7kilowatt सौर प्रणाली चाहते हैं कि हमें केंद्र और राज्य सरकार से कितनी सब्सिडी मिलेगी

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