Rajasthan Renewable Energy Policy, 2023

Govt of Rajasthan has notified Renewable Energy Policy, 2023 to promote renewable energy and its integration with grid. The policy aims to achieve 90 GW of renewable energy projects by 2029-30, with 65 GW from solar, 15 GW from wind and wind-solar hybrids, and 10 GW from hydropower, pumped storage, and battery energy storage. To ensure the smooth integration of renewable energy into the state’s grid, the policy requires state discoms to procure renewable energy in accordance with the renewable purchase obligation set by the Rajasthan Electricity Regulatory Commission. The policy promote the adoption of innovative technologies, methods, and approaches for the combined generation of wind and solar power, as well as other emerging technologies such as energy storage systems, including pump storage plants and battery storage systems.