With just 50,000 households coming forward to avail the Gujarat government’s subsidy scheme for solar rooftops in the residential sector in the past three years, the government announced several relaxations including extending the Surya Urja Rooftop Yojana scheme to cover group housing societies and residential welfare associations. By financial year 2021-22, the government targets to cover rooftops of 800,000 households with photovoltaic systems to produce 1,600 MW of solar power.

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