Rs 67.01 Crore Sanctioned under Solar City Programme

A total amount of Rs. 67.01 crore has been sanctioned for preparation of master plans, solar city cells, promotional activities and installation of renewable energy projects and an amount of Rs. 24.16 crore has been released, so far, under Solar City Programme.

This was stated by Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines in a written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha today.

 

Shri Goyal further stated that Out of 7 identified solar cities in Maharashtra, an amount of Rs. 7.74 crore has been sanctioned and an amount of Rs. 3.04 crore has been released for 6 solar cities.

 

The details of sanctioned and release funds for approved solar cities are as follows:

 

State-wise funds sanctioned and released to Solar Cities(Rs. in crore)

Sr. No

States/UTs

Approved Solar Cities

Funds Sanctioned     

Funds Released      

1

Andhra Pradesh

Vijayawada

1.96

0.90

Kakinada

-- 

-- 

Narsapur Town

0.50

--

2

Assam

Guwahati

0.45

0.08

 Jorhat

0.49

0.24

3

Arunachal Pradesh

Itanagar

0.47

0.16

4

Bihar

Gaya

-- 

-- 

5

Chandigarh

Chandigarh

25.16

8.11

6

Chhattisgarh

Bilaspur

0.43

0.12

Raipur

0.43

0.12

7

Gujarat

Rajkot

0.93

0.35

Gandhinagar

0.50

0.14

 Surat

2.68

1.11

8

Goa

Panaji City

0.43

0.02

9

Haryana

Gurugram

0.47

0.07

Faridabad

0.88

0.28

10

Himachal Pradesh

Shimla

2.93

1.52

Hamirpur

0.43

0.27

11

Karnataka

 Mysore

2.02

0.85

Hubli-Dharwad

0.43

0.02

12

Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram

--

--

Kochi

0.49

0.19

13

Maharashtra

Nagpur

4.68

2.14

Thane

1.13

0.51

Kalyan-Dombivli

0.50

0.25

Aurangabad

0.50

0.08

Nanded

0.50

0.04

Pune

-- 

-- 

Shirdi

0.43

0.02

14

Madhya Pradesh

 Indore

--

--

Gwalior

0.50

0.10

Bhopal

0.48

0.19

Jabalpur

-- 

-- 

Rewa

0.50

0.14

15

Manipur

Imphal

0.49

0.04

16

Mizoram

Aizawl

2.96

2.53

17

Nagaland

Kohima

0.47

0.20

 Dimapur

0.49

0.04

18

Delhi

New Delhi (NDMC area)

0.50

--

19

Orissa

Bhubaneswar

0.47

0.04

20

Punjab

Amritsar

0.45

0.12

Ludhiana

0.45

0.12

SAS Nagar (Mohali)

0.50

0.02

21

Rajasthan

Ajmer

0.50

0.01

Jaipur

--

--

 Jodhpur

0.44

0.02

22

Tamil Nadu

Coimbatore

0.49

0.24

23

Telangana

Mahbubnagar

--

--

24

Tripura

Agartala

2.53

1.37

25

Uttarakhand

Dehradun

0.47

0.13

Haridwar & Rishikesh

0.45

0.05

Chamoli –Gopeshwar

0.45

0.14

26

Uttar Pradesh

Agra

0.49

0.39

Moradabad

0.50

0.25

Allahabad

0.50

0.02

27

West Bengal

Howrah

0.50

0.04

Madhyamgram

0.50

0.26

New Town Kolkata

0.50

0.11

28

Jammu & Kashmir

Leh

--

--

29

Puducherry

Puducherry

0.61

--

 

Total

 

67.01

24.16

 

 

Sustainable Building | News published on 25/11/2016 by Moulin

 
 
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