“Revision of cumulative targets under National Solar Mission” – India – June 17, 2015

A press release issued by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on June 17, 2015 announced that “(t)he Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today gave its approval for stepping up of India’s solar power capacity target under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (JNNSM) by five times, reaching 1,00,000 MW by 2022. The target will principally comprise of 40 GW Rooftop and 60 GW through Large and Medium Scale Grid Connected Solar Power Projects. With this ambitious target, India will become one of the largest Green Energy producers in the world, surpassing several developed countries.”

You may read the press release on the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting internet site.