Rooftop solar power scheme has been set off by Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani. It will be kicked off by chief minister Vijay Rupani. The Battery-operated vehicles will also be given to about 300 students of class IX and XII.
Combating climate change issues and encouraging production of green energy is the aim of the project. The department of climate change will hand over cheques of aid to the beneficiaries of the solar rooftop scheme. This shall be conducted at a programme organized by the Gujarat Energy Development Agency (GEDA).
An aid of Rs 20,700 per kilowatt to an individual, the central government provides as part of the scheme. In order to encourage participation, an additional aid of Rs 10,000 will also be provided by the state government.