January 29

India Announces Scheme to Install Rooftop Solar on 10 Million Homes

By Uma Gupta

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced the Pradhan Mantri Suryodaya Yojana scheme, under which 10 million households could install rooftop solar. The program will reduce electricity bills for the poor and middle class, while also making India self-reliant in the field of energy.

Photo courtesy of Marufish.

Source: PV Magazine (link opens in a new window)

Energy, Technology
energy access, renewable energy, solar