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MSEDCL Circulates SoP for Installation & Commissioning of Solar Rooftop Systems


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In pursuance of the MERC (Grid Interactive Rooftop Renewable Energy Generating Systems) Regulations, 2019, the Commercial Circular No. 322 dated 21.01.20 was issued for information of the various provisions to the field offices.


However, the office has been receiving various queries from the consumers regarding delay in installation and commissioning of Rooftop System due to administrative matters.

In view of the above, a Standard Operating Procedure (SoP) has been prepared and is being circulated on 12th May 2022 for implementation with immediate effect.

The Government of India, on 19th February 2019 approved Phase-II of “Grid Connected Rooftop and Small Solar Power Plants Program” for achieving cumulative capacity of 40 GW RTS plants by 2022. It has been decided to make the DISCOMs and its local offices as the nodal points for implementation of the In MNRE Rooftop Solar Phase-II Program.

As per MNRE guidelines, the DISCOMs are required to implement the program by empanelment of eligible agencies selected through transparent bidding process for installation, commissioning of Rooftop Solar System with 5 years operations & maintenance.

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MSEDCL has participated in this Program with initial target of 25 MW and now MNRE has allocated 100 MW for FY 2021-22. The program will continue up to 2030 and MNRE will sanction the target on year on year basis.

The installed capacity of Rooftop Solar in MSEDCL area has reached up to 873 MW by 30.11.2021.

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