Kusum Yojana 2023: The main aim of initiating the Kusum Yojana is to offer solar powered solar pumps for irrigation to the farmers. Under this government scheme, the central government and the state government of Rajasthan will convert 3 crore diesel and petrol irrigation pumps into solar energy pumps. The farmers of the nation who run the irrigation pumps with the assistance of diesel or petrol, now those pumps will be run with solar energy under this Kusum Yojana 2023. In the first stage of this scheme, 1.75 lakh pumps of the the nation which run on diesel and petrol will be manage with the assistance of solar panels.
About Kusum Yojana 2023
Under Kusum Yojana, the state government has fixed a aim to convert 3 crore agriculturally useful pumps and 17.5 lakh diesel pumps into solar pumps in the coming 10 years. This is an necessary scheme for the farmers of Rajasthan state. To install solar pumps and do the promotion of the solar products, an initial budget of Rs. 50 thousand crores was assigned has been completed. Under this state scheme, 20 lakh farmers of the Rajasthan state will be assisted to install solar pumps in the budget 2023.
Under the Kusum government scheme, a fake website is being managed in the name of PM Kusum Yojana. For which the people have been created aware by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy and it has been advised not to tap on any unverified link. The Kusum Government scheme is administered by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy. Under this government scheme, solar pumps are installed and subsidy is provided to offer solar power to the pumps utilized for agricultural perspectives. Various fake websites have come to the fore on which beneficiaries are being asked to fill the application form for this scheme.
PM Kusum Scheme 2023 – Overview
|Scheme Name||Kusum Yojana 2023|
|Initiated by||Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley|
|Type of the Scheme||Central government scheme|
KUSUM Yojana Application Form 2023
Money is got from the beneficiaries with the help of these websites. The government has urged all people to be alert from these fake websites. Other than from this, the government has suggested to verify before tapping on any registration link sent with the help of WhatsApp or SMS. The official portal of PM Kusum Scheme is pmkusum.mnre.gov.in.
Other than from this, more details related to this government scheme can also be got by visiting www.mnre.gov.in or by dialing toll-free number i.e. 1800-180-3333.
Extension of Due Date For Deposit of Security Deposit
The last date for submitting the project security amount of the projects registered under Kusum Yojana was considered as 30 November 2021. This scheme has been extended to 15 December 2021. Then the beneficiaries may submit the security amount under the government scheme up to 15th December 2021. Thus, far 9 projects have been started in Rajasthan under this scheme. In which the 100 MW power’s generation has initiated. This details has been offered by Dr. Subodh Agarwal, Chairman, Rajasthan Renewable Energy Corporation. Other than from this, the due date of application for withdrawal of earnest money, project security amount for all those applications who are chosen under the scheme but are not willing to fix up the project has also been increased from 30 November 2021 to 15 December 2021.
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Other than from this, under Component A of this Kusum Yojana , allocation letters were provided to 623 solar power creates for 722 MW capacity for power generation from solar energy. Of these, thus far applications for power buy contract have been deposited by 226 solar power producers for 260 MW capacity.
Other than from this, the due date for contracting power buy for setting up of 500 kW to 2 MW capacity solar power plants within 5 km of 33/11 KV sub-station of Rajasthan Vidyut Vitran Nigam on barren, usable land is also 15 December 2021 has been completed.
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Kusum Yojana Online Registration Procedure
Under Kusum Yojana, application may be created with the help of both online and offline means. Under this scheme, application may be created for setting up of solar power plant and for leasing land. The list of all those aspirants who have registered for leasing out their land will be shown by RREC on the official website. All those people who wish to take land on lease for fixing up solar power plant can grab the list of aspirants from the official website of RREC after which they may contact the registered aspirants and apply for fixing up the plant.
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In case online registration is completed by applicant then aspirant will get Application ID. The aspirant must retain the print out of the online application form safe with him in case of online application form. In case offline application has been created by the aspirant, a receipt will be provided to the aspirant which will have to be kept by the aspirant. To apply, all the necessary documents have to be submitted by the application.
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Application Fee For Kusum Yojana
Under this PM Kusum Scheme, the aspirant will have to pay an application fee of Rs. 5000 per MW and GST to apply for a solar power plant. This amount will be created in the form of Demand Draft in the name of Managing Director, Rajasthan Renewable Energy Corporation. To fill the PM KUSUM Yojana Application Form, the application fee for 0.5 MW to 2 MW is as follows.
|mega watt||Application fee|
|0.5 MW||Rs. 2500+ GST|
|1 MW||Rs. 5000 + GST|
|1.5 MW||Rs. 7500+ GST|
|2 MW||Rs. 10000+ GST|
Rajasthan Kusum Yojana Price and Income
In the future, around 20 lakh farmers will be covered under this government scheme. With the help of this, the government’s focus of doubling the income of farmers by 2023 will be got. Previously the aim was to cover 17.5 lakh farmers under Kusum Yojana. To help this government scheme, the farmers have to pay only 10% of the total price. 30% amount will be offered by the government to the farmers as subsidy and 30% amount will be offered to the farmers in the form of loan.
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With the help of this scheme, the land owner can grab an income of Rs. 60000 to Rs. 100000 per annum by fixing up a solar power plant in the next 25 years. With the help of the Kusum scheme, Either will electricity be saved but 30,800 MW of additional electricity can also be made.
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