Concessional loans scheme to companies in agriculture, agro processing including drip irrigation, poultry, canning, plantation and Hotel industry, to generate electricity from solar power for their own use
Budget Speech para. 21: "Incentives will also be provided to encourage the use of off-grid solar power in establishing electric car charging stations and in agriculture and agro processing including drip irrigation, poultry, canning, plantation and, in the hotel industry."
- Allocation (Rs. Mn) : 5,300
- Sector : Industry & Commerce
- Ministry / Government Institution : Ministry of Finance
(Previously the Ministry of Finance and Mass Media)
Openness Tracker Responsive
Information on progress was obtained through the action plan and progress report provided in response to the request for information filed under the Right to Information Act No 12 of 2016. Further information on progress was also received from the responsible government agency in response to a request made by email.
Progress Tracker Partial
Only four of the eight activities outlined in the action plan have been completed in 2018. Hence, progress is assessed as 50%.
Sources of Information
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