MNRE invites EoI for conducting evaluation of phase – II of grid connected rooftop solar

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has invited expression of interest (EoI) to undertake evaluation of phase – II of grid-connected rooftop solar programme.

The scheme consists of two components. Component A is for setting up of 4,000 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar projects in the residential sector with central financial assistance. While component B to provide incentives to distribution companies based on their performance towards an initial 18,000 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar projects. The study aims to evaluate the implementation of components A and B of the program by collecting information from state implementing agencies and other stakeholders, evaluating projects’ performance, identifying bottlenecks, assessing the components’ performance for different stakeholders, and providing recommendations to scale the program. The last date to submit the bids is January 10, 2022.