Policy for Harnessing Renewable Energy Sources with Private Sector/Community Participation
To harness the environment friendly RE resources and enhance their contribution to the socio-economic development of the State.
To meet and supplement minimum rural energy needs through sustainable RE projects.
To provide decentralized energy supply to agriculture, industry, commercial and household sector.
To improve the quality of grid power through such projects, as a consequence of tail-end generation and feeding.
To enhance the use of energy sources that assist in mitigating environmental pollution.
To support efforts for developing, demonstrating and commercializing new and emerging technologies in the RE sector and, to this end, help establish linkages with national and international institutions for active collaboration.
To create conditions conducive to the involvement of private investors in RE projects.
To create public awareness and involve users/local community along with their capacity building in establishing, operating and managing RE projects.
To create direct and indirect employment opportunities in the State.