Rs.90,841 cr invested in renewable energy
An investment of Rs.90,841.16 crore has been made in the renewable energy sector in the country during three fiscals to 2015-16, government said. ´Total investment made in renewable energy sector in all states, including Jharkhand and Gujarat, during the last three years is Rs.90,841.16 crore,´ New & Renewable Energy Minister Piyush Goyal said in a written reply to the Rajya Sabha. The minister also informed the House that MNRE has provided financial support of Rs.6,541.04 crore towards capital subsidy/viability gas funding/ generation based incentives in the three-year period till March 31, 2016.
Contact: Ministry of Power, Coal and New and Renewable Energy
Website: www.powermin.nic.in and www.mnre.gov.in