STATE
Gujarat is located on the western coast of India with a population of 60 million and is one of the high growth states in the country. It is one of the most industrially developed states, contributing as much as 25% to India’s goods exports, especially of chemicals, petrochemicals, dairy, drugs, cement, gems, jewellery, textile etc. The state ranks first in terms of total area covered under SEZs in India.
Installed Solar Capacity
Electricity Generation from Solar
Net Metering Policy
System size and grid integration
  • LT single phase
    < 6 kW
    LT three phase
    6 kW–100 kW
    HT
    Above 100 kW
  • Maximum capacity w.r.t sanctioned load
    Residential - Above 100%
    Non-residential - 50%
    (for initial two years)
Key Players
  • Acme Solar Holdings
  • Adani Green Energy
  • Avaada Energy
  • Azure Power
  • Greenko Energy Holdings
  • Hero Future Energies
  • NLC
  • NTPC
  • Renew Power
  • Tata Power
  • Amplus Solar
  • Azure
  • Cleanmax Solar
  • Fourth Partner
  • Oakridge Solar
  • Renew Power
  • SunSource
  • Tata Power Solar Systems Ltd.
  • Think Energy
  • Vivaan Solar
  • DBS
  • ICICI Bank
  • IDFC
  • IREDA
  • PFC
  • Punjab National Bank
  • SBI Caps
  • State Bank of India
  • Sunvest Capital
  • Yes Bank
  • Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA)
  • Actis
  • APG Asset Management NV
  • Canadian Pension Fund
  • Engie SA
  • GIC Private Limited
  • JERA, Japan
  • Piramal Enterprises
  • Emmvee Photovoltaics Private Limited
  • Goldi Green Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
  • Mundra Solar
  • Navitas Green Solutions Pvt. Ltd
  • Renewsys
  • Satvik Green Energy Pvt Ltd
  • Tata Power Solar Systems Ltd.
  • Vikram Solar
  • Waaree Solar
  • ABB LTD
  • Bosch
  • First Solar
  • L&T ECC
  • Mahindra Susten
  • Moser Baer Ltd
  • Punj Lloyd Delta Renewables Pvt Ltd
  • Sterling & Wilson
  • Sunsure
  • Vikram Solar
  • Asea Brown Boveri Ltd (ABB)
  • Delta Electronics India
  • Fronius India Pvt Ltd
  • GoodWe
  • Huawei
  • SMA India
  • Sofar Solar
  • Solis
  • Sungrow
  • Toshiba Mitsubishi-Electric Industrial Systems Corporation (TMEIC)
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Key Indicators
  • State solar target
    8020 MWp
    By MNRE for 2022
  • Installed solar capacity (November 2020)
    3638 MW
    Ranked 6th in India
  • Solar projects installed in 2019-20
    508 MW
    Ranked 5th in net addition
  • Share of state in 2019-20
    7.14 %
    in electricity generated from solar in India
  • Solar parks in state
    3
    with approved capacity of 6200 MW
  • Installed capacity of grid connected rooftop
    522 MW
    as of March 2020
Applicable GST Rates
Indirect Taxes
BIS Certified Solar Modules
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