Wednesday, 24 April 2024

 

 

LATEST NEWS A big jolt to the BJP in Jalandhar! Young leader Robin Sampla joins the AAP Aam Aadmi Party thanks the court for the order to form a panel of AIIMS doctors for Arvind Kejriwal's health check-ups In Haryana, notification for the Lok Sabha elections will be issued on April 29 : Anurag Agarwal ‘Voter-in-Queue’ App to provide information on queues at polling centers - Anurag Agarwal Will Quit Politics If Aap Secures 13 Seats In Punjab : Amarinder Singh Raja Warring CGC Landran sets up IPR cell VIT-AP University Honoured with Prestigious CSR Outstanding University in Education Excellence Award for 2024 DC Aashika Jain Reviews the Checks imposed on the sale, supply and stock of Methanol/Industrial Spirit and Distilleries/Bottling Plants/ENA/Liquor Vends in the District BJP's good days became a dream, now Congress will bring happy days - Gurjit Aujla Two independents file nomination papers for 02-Srinagar Lok Sabha Seat Returning Officer Jammu PC assesses election preparedness ahead of polling CS assesses progress on development of youth Employment & Skilling portal Shinda Shinda No Papa: Gippy Grewal And Shinda Grewal Steal The Show In Hilarious Trailer Lt Governor conducts on-site inspection of SASB’s Office & Yatri Niwas at Pantha Chowk Lt Governor meets family members of the victims of Srinagar Boat Tragedy Lok Sabha Elections 2024 : DEO Reasi assesses election related arrangements in Mahore Lok Sabha Elections 2024 : General, Police Observers for Anantnag-Rajouri PC visit Shopian Arrangements for annual Kheer Bhawani Mela reviewed at Ganderbal Dish TV Revolutionizes Entertainment with ‘Dish TV Smart+’ Services Kia unveils unique camouflage for its first-ever Tasman pickup truck What Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has done for the country, no one else could have done," -Anil Vij

 

Saurabh Bhagat inaugurates awareness program on PM-KUSUM, Rooftop Solar schemes at Kulgam

Kulgam, Commissioner Secretary Science & Technology, Saurabh Bhagat, Sourabh Bhagat, Jammu And Kashmir, Jammu & Kashmir, Jammu and Kashmir Energy Development Agency, JAKEDA, Dr. Bilal Mohi-ud-Din Bhat
Listen to this article

Web Admin

Web Admin

5 Dariya News

Kulgam , 22 Dec 2022

The Jammu and Kashmir Energy Development Agency (JAKEDA), Department of Science & Technology, conducted an awareness programme to sensitize the farmers regarding use of solar energy for powering of irrigation pumps under PM-KUSUM scheme and Grid Connected Rooftop Solar Power Plants for residential sector.

Commissioner Secretary, Science & Technology, Saurabh Bhagat, inaugurated the event. Deputy Commissioner, Kulgam, Dr. Bilal Mohi-ud-Din Bhat, Chief Executive Officer, JAKEDA, Dr. P.R.Dhar, officers from Horticulture, JAKEDA, Agriculture, J&K Bank and other line departments attended the programme.

Commissioner Secretary apprised the officers and the farmers of various benefits/incentives being extended by the Union Ministry of New and Renewable Energy under PM-KUSUM and Grid Connected Rooftop Solar Power Plant scheme. 

He said the scheme allows the farmers to install subsidized Solar Powered Pumps up to 10 HP capacity for irrigation purpose with a choice of AC/DC Surface and Submersible Pumps. The Ministry provides a subsidy of 50% of the cost of the pump, 30% of the cost is being provided by the UT government and the beneficiary/farmer has to bear only 20% cost of the pump, he informed.

Saurabh Bhagat informed about the Grid Connected Rooftop Solar Scheme under which a collective subsidy of 65% shall be provided to the Domestic Consumers of DISCOMs for installation of Rooftop Solar Plants for offsetting their electricity bills under Net-Metering mechanism. 

Commissioner Secretary asked the District Development Commissioner to identify a village which could be developed as a Model Village with most of its energy needs to be met from Solar Energy.

He exhorted upon the Jammu and Kashmir Bank officers to make easy financing available to the prospective beneficiaries through Kissan Credit Cards. Pertinently, the farmers can also set up Grid Connected Solar Power Plants in the capacity range of  0.5 MW to 2.0 MW on Barron Land banks for sale of power to DISCOMs and make an average annual earning of Rs 40 lakh per MW. 

For development of 1 MW Solar Plant Project, 4 acre of land are required approximately. Later, pamphlets containing all the related information of Solar Pumps under PM-KUSUM scheme and Rooftop Solar Scheme like prices, subsidy amount, beneficiary share, contact numbers of district nodal persons were distributed among the farmers and the officers.

 

Tags: Kulgam , Commissioner Secretary Science & Technology , Saurabh Bhagat , Sourabh Bhagat , Jammu And Kashmir , Jammu & Kashmir , Jammu and Kashmir Energy Development Agency , JAKEDA , Dr. Bilal Mohi-ud-Din Bhat

 

 

related news

 

 

 

Photo Gallery

 

 

Video Gallery

 

 

5 Dariya News RNI Code: PUNMUL/2011/49000
© 2011-2024 | 5 Dariya News | All Rights Reserved
Powered by: CDS PVT LTD