Solar Power Capacity Requirement (FY12-FY22)

As per the National Tariff Policy, it is envisaged that the targets for Solar RPO (Renewable Purchase Obligation) shall be 0.25% by 2012-13 extending to 3% by 2022. The Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission has been the first step towards achieving these targets. The following table illustrates the Solar RPO requirement by 2022 on the basis of expected demand in India.