Nodal AgencyCREST
Eligible consumerRooftop of a house / factory/ Ware house / Government building/
Panchayat Bhavan / Community centre/ School/ dispensary / hospital / parking place /
Group housing society/ Market Society / market roof top/ / Canals / Water Reservoir/
any such place/ or vacant space and elevated area on the land, building or the
Infrastructure or part or combination thereof, or the area taken on rent or on lease, and
in respect of which a separate meter or metering arrangements have been made by
the licensee for supply of electricity. The premises exclude the historic structure
(unless permission taken from appropriate authority).((private residents/Group Housing Societies / Resident Welfare Associations))
Mode of ProjectCAPEX/RESCO
Min /Max1Kwp/500Kwp. Can go above 500 on accent of DL
LoadEqual to Sanction load or connected load
Types of MeteringSolar gross metering ,Virtual net metering as well as net-metering options is allowed.
Mandatory InstlattionMandatory for residentials(New and reconstructed) above aread 500 sq yards.(1 Kw to 3 Kwp min.) For Private Hospitals ,institutions,hostels universities having load more than 30 Kw and above – 5 % mandatory. For Govt Buildings,colleges and institutions having connected load more than 30 KW: Min 2 Kw or 5 % whatever is lower. Group Housing complexes, socities on 0.5 acre to 1 acre:10 Kw
(Solar Injection Compensation). The proposed generic tariff is ₹5.27 (~$0.0741)/kWh without AD and ₹4.88 (~$0.0686)/kWh with AD, for gross metering.
Energy Settlement If the exported energy exceeds the imported energy, the Licensee shall show the net energy exported as credited Units of electricity as specified in the Net Metering Regulations, 2019. If the exported energy is less than the imported
energy, the Eligible Consumer shall pay the Distribution Licensee for the net energy imported at the prevailing tariff
approved by the Commission for the Consumer category to which he belongs.
Billing Mechanism 1st April to 30th Sept aand 1
st Oct to 31st March
Central SubsidyResidential sector (maximum up to 3 kW capacity ):40 % of benchmark cost (above 3 kW capacity and up to 10 kW capacity)*:40 % up to 3 KW Plus 20% for RTS system above 3 kW and up to 10 kW.20 % subisy is available for Group Housing Societies/Residential Welfare Associations (GHS/RWA) etc. for common facilities up to 500 kWp ( limited to 10 kWp per house), with the upper limit being inclusive of individual rooftop plants already installed by individual residents in that GHS/RWA at the time of installation of RTS for common activity.
Financial Incentives for Industrial and commercial.40 % Accelerated Depreciation.
State SubsidyNA
Benchmark cost from State1Kwp-10 KWp: 53,000/-