n a recent development in Rajasthan, all consumers of electricity have now being exempted from Electricity Duty on Solar and will be charged ED only for the units they draw from the grid. This would be valid till March 2018.
A lot of excitement has been developing w.r.t Net Metering policy of Solar Power. Net Metering in simple terms is a policy to convert power users into power producers. Here, the idea is that instead of overall bill that a consumer receives, when he installs solar panels on his/her rooftop, the new bill is net of electricity that he uses of grid and units that his/her solar panels supply to Grid.
As part of the Udaipur Smart City Program, the Nagar Nigam of Udaipur has decided to provide extra 10 % of subsidy to homes going for roof-top solar power plants. Few important points to note regarding this subsidy are: