Solar Subsidy in Maharashtra, 2020
Subsidy/Support is available from Central Government through MNRE.
The subsidy available on the installation of grid-connected solar rooftop power plants is 30% of the benchmark cost. Government institutions including PSUs shall not be eligible for the subsidy. Instead, they will be given achievement-linked incentives/awards. All residential and institutional buildings such as schools, health institutions, etc. and the social sector can avail CFA.
Required documentation is needed to submit to MEDA online by a developer on behalf of the eligible customer. Following the provisional approval, the completion report needs to be submitted. After that site visit and site inspection is done by the officials. After all these formalities, the subsidy amount is directly deposited to the customer’s account within 2-3 months of issuing the grant letter.
List of DISCOMS in Maharashtra:
- Adani Electricity Mumbai Limited
- Brihanmumbai Electric Supply & Transport (BEST)
- BSES (Reliance Energy Ltd.)
- Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Co. Ltd
- Tata Power Co. Ltd