In Gujarat, over 15,000 applicants have been applying for the Rooftop Solar Power Scheme. The Scheme has been inaugurated by the Chief Minister Vijay Rupani at a function in Vadodara. About 300 battery- operated vehicles have been also given by the CM to class nine and class ten students.
The main motto of the scheme is encouraging production of green energy and combating the climate changes. The programme is organised by the Gujarat Energy Development Agency (GEDA). The department of climate change will hand over cheques to the beneficiaries of the Rooftop Solar Power Scheme.
Central Government provided an aid of Rs 20,700 Per Kilowatt per individual. The state government will also provide an additional aid of Rs 10,000 to encourage the scheme.