BUSINESS FROM THE SUN - OPPORTUNITY FOR NEW ENTERPRENEURS: MINISTRY OF NEW AND RENEWABLE ENERGY , GOVERNMENT OF INDIA is implementing a ‘Grid Connected Rooftop and Small Solar Power Plants Programme’ in India. Organizations/Companies interested for empanelment as Channel Partner and Entrepreneur need to submit applications latest by FEBRUARY 28, 2015.
Applicant Criteria: Any of the following entities can apply to become Channel Partner 1. Renewable Energy Service Providing Companies (RESPCOs) 2 System Integrators 3 Manufactures of any component of the Solar Plants 4 Project Developers 5 VENDORS/Suppliers of solar equipment’s 6 Reputed and relevant NGOs of national level 7 Govt. PSUs, Departments, Agencies, Technical Institutions.
Eligibility Conditions: 1 The registered company/NGO must have experience to carry out activities which are envisaged under Grid Connected Rooftop and Small Solar Power Plants Programme. 2 The Channel Partner have certificate from a rating agency in the country for technical and financial strength. 3 The Channel Partner must have audited account for last three years. 4 The company's net worth must be positive. The assests and liabilities of the company must be clearly specified by rating agencies. 5 Reputed Govt. PSUs, Departments, Agencies, Technical Institutions could be exempted from the accreditation by rating agency on submission of their application with MNRE based on the criteria defined for this purpose.
FDI Position: 100% FDI is allowed. Please refer http://www.pib.nic.in/newsite/erelease.aspx?relid=93317
Program Details: Please refer http://greengasindia.blogspot.in/2014/11/solar-rooftop-grid-connected-legal.html or http://mnre.gov.in/
For application process, rating and other details,please refer to http://mnre.gov.in/file-manager/UserFiles/Guidelines-for-Empanelment-of-Channel-Partner-for-GCRT.pdf