MNRE has sanctioned Rs 67.01 Crore under Solar City Programme: Piyush Goyal

Piyush Goyal

Minister of State for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines, Piyush Goyal on Monday in Rajya Sabha said that the renewable energy ministry has sanctioned a total amount of Rs. 67.01 crore 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.

Goyal also stated that out of 7 identified solar cities in Maharashtra, 6 cities have already received and amount of Rs. 3.04 crore. The ministry has sanctioned Rs.7.74 crore for seven solar cities in Maharashtra.

 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

 

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