Presently Rajasthan leads in solar power capacity addition, followed by Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra
- The country is set to add more than 4 GW of solar power by March 2016, the largest annual addition of capacity in the solar sector.
- From 4,345 MW of new capacity, 3,775 MW of capacity will be added under the state government’s policies category.
- India added a cumulative grid-connected solar capacity of 4,262 MW.
- About 330 MW will be added through the viability gap funding scheme (phase II and Batch I of National Solar Mission).