29 Mar '14, 6am

Gujarat to be first Indian state to introduce net metering - PV-Tech

Gujarat has the highest installed capacity of any state in India, the introduction of a net metering is widely anticipated to encourage other states to follow. Increasing residential solar deployment by up to 50% in some states, analysts predict. Gujarat, India’s leading solar state, is to introduce a net metering policy in the coming weeks, according to local press reports. Shri Pandian, principal secretary of Gujarat’s Ministry of Energy and Petrochemicals, said a net metering policy would be implemented in a few weeks, according to a report in India’s Financial Express . Gujarat has the highest installed solar capacity in India and is considered a national leader in solar policy. Solar consultancy, Bridge to India’s head of market intelligence, Jasmeet Khurana said: “The anticipation from Gujarat is usually the highest given its policy implementation track.” Benefits Pr...

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