Puducherry Solar Energy Policy 2015
This Puducherry Solar Energy Policy intends to create a framework that enables the development of solar energy in the Union Territory of Puducherry. The Union Territory of Puducherry comprises of four erstwhile French settlements viz. Puducherry, Karaikal, Mahe and Yanam, which are unconnected regions. The Union Territory is fast developing with significant growth in socio-economic development. There will be a continuous increase in energy demand from all sectors. To meet the increasing energy demand in a sustainable manner, it is essential that the Government of Puducherry formulated and implements energy policies that are driven by a clear vision and implemented through the participation of all stakeholders.