HUB OF THE NEW GREEN POWER REVOLUTION

Punjab is all set for a major ‘revolution’ in renewable energy sector owing to the large scale investments, unique net metering policy and farm-level solar power projects. Punjab was rated as the number one State in India for progress in solar energy by World Bank. The state aims to accomplish the goal of generation of 15% power requirement through renewable energy by 2022.

Punjab offers a very conducive environment to encourage clean energy usage in the State and with a proactive government the state is all set to lead the way in power generation from renewable energy sources.

WHY INVEST IN PUNJAB
#1 amongst all Indian States for progress in solar energy – by World Bank 2015  
Best Performing State Award- 2015 - Government of India  
Amongst fastest growing States in Renewable Energy Sector  
Punjab has a mission to harness 5,400 MW energy from renewable sources of energy (RSE) by 2022  
Strategically placed to harness Solar Energy in a big way  
New & Renewable Sources of Energy (NRSE) Policy launched in 2012  
Net Metering Policy launched in 2014  

INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Solar Photovoltaic based technologies, Solar thermal systems, Solar Passive Architecture

Projects under Farmers Solar Power Generation Scheme

Potential for generating power from 1.5 mtr to 1 mtr low heads on canal falls in the State through low head Hydro Power Technology and velocity head turbines

Biogas CNG, Bio Refinery (Biofuel) projects

Biomass/Agro residue based power projects

Small/Mini Hydel Projects