Date: 22 May, 2014

The Government of Karnataka revised the existing solar policy and introduced a new solar policy namely "Karnataka Solar Policy: 2014-2021". The operative period is from year 2014 to year 2021 or till such time any changes by the state government.

A capacity addition of 2000 MW by 2021 in phased manner is envisaged in this policy. Under this policy, it is proposed to meet the solar power capacity addition targets through different segments which are Grid connected utility scale projects and grid connected roof top projects.