Toolbox Entry: Proposed Financial Product: Loan to DISCOM (Grid-Connected Solar Powered Agriculture Pump)

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Last edited on 24/11/2022 by Hector Alfaro
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Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India LLP
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Enabling Distributed Technologies
  • Distributed generation (small hydro)
  • Distributed generation (others)

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Loan to DISCOM is a financial product aimed at a power distribution company, DISCOM as the main project proponent wherein they will be taking up the entire investment for solarising individual pumps of farmers connected to the grid. In this proposed financial product DISCOM will solarise existing grid connected agriculture pumps. Support in form of Concessional line of credit to DISCOMs, Net Metering arrangement and feeder Segregation are required for this proposed product.