India is planning to set up 500 GW of new renewable energy generation capacity by 2030.

90GW

of renewable capacity in India as of November 2020.

30-40%

Projected rise in non-fossil power capacity by 2030.

US$0.0334/unit

solar tariff offers strong uptake opportunities

10%

renewable energy mandatory in 100 Smart Cities

450GW

renewable energy capacity being aimed by 2030.

116.8GW

installed renewable power capacity (grid interactive) in India as of July 2018.

ISA

International Solar Alliance to install 1,000 GW capacity worldwide by 2030.

15,820 TWh

to be India's energy demand by 2040, with a sizeable chunk coming from renewable energy.

1,096 GW

of renewable power potential in India from commercially exploitable sources.

4th

rank among the 40 Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index 2017.

100%

FDI allowed under automatic route for renewable energy generation and distribution projects.

National Institute of Solar Energy

information.nise@gmail.com

1800 233 4477

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National Institute of Solar Energy, an autonomous institution of Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), is the apex R&D institution in the field solar energy.

Solar Energy Corporation of India

corporate@seci.co.in

+91-11- 71989236

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The state-run agency drives implementation of grid connected solar roof-top schemes, among others.

India Energy Storage Alliance

contact@indiaesa.info

+91-9699719818

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IESA promotes Electric Energy Storage (EES) and microgrid technologies and their applications in India.

Indian Wind Power Association

iwpahq@windpro.org

+91-44 - 4550 4036

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Supports wind power development and creation of an enabling regulatory and policy environment for investments in this sector.

India Renewable Energy Development Agency

cmd@ireda.in

+91-11-26717400 - 26717412

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To give financial support to specific projects and schemes for generating electricity and / or energy through new and renewable sources and conserving energy through energy efficiency.

Skill Council for Green Jobs

info@sscgj.in

+91-11-41792866

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Mission: To identify skilling needs of service users as well as manufacturers/ service providers, within Green Businesses sector.

investment opportunities

  • US$1.3bn allocated for building 50 solar parks of 40 GW by 2020.
  • Programme to upgrade watermills and micro hydro projects.
  • Renewable energy storage units design and manufacturing.
  • Investments in provision of solar pumps for agriculture and irrigation.
  • Renewable power driven transport systems and infrastructure.
  • Investment of up to US$100bn in renewable energy over next 7 years.

key investors

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