With effect from 1st April 2011, the revised capital subsidy for Off-Grid And Decentralised Solar Applications stands as below:
The benchmark cost for photovoltaic will be revisedto Rs. 270 per Wp (with battery) and Rs. 190 per Wp (without battery bank) respectively(as indicated in para 5.3 of the Administrative approval- 5/23/2009-10/P&C dated 08.07.2010). For general areas the CFA would be 30% limited to Rs. 81 per Wp (with battery back-up) and Rs. 57 for systems (without storage battery). For Special category states/North-East States the CFA would be 90% limited to Rs. 243 per Wp (with battery back-up) and Rs. 171( without battery back up).