STATE
Uttar Pradesh, India's most populous state, has a population of 200 million people. It has relatively good connectivity through 48 national highways, 6 airports and rail links to all major cities.It is the largest producer of food grains among all states and accounted for about 17.83% share in the country’s total food grain in 2016-17. The state has a robust industrial infrastructure, including 15 industrial areas, 12 specialised parks and 4 growth centres.
Installed Solar Capacity
Electricity Generation from Solar
Net Metering Policy
System size and grid integration
  • LT single phase
    < 5 kW
    LT three phase
    5 kW–50 kW
    HT
    Above 50 kW
  • Maximum capacity w.r.t sanctioned load
    100%
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
    10697 MWp
    By MNRE for 2022
  • Installed solar capacity (November 2020)
    1217 MW
    Ranked 9th in India
  • Solar projects installed in 2019-20
    135 MW
    Ranked 8th in net addition
  • Share of state in 2019-20
    2.84 %
    in electricity generated from solar in India
  • Solar parks in state
    4
    with approved capacity of 570 MW
  • Installed capacity of grid connected rooftop
    146 MW
    as of March 2020
Applicable GST Rates
Indirect Taxes
BIS Certified Solar Modules