I.A.S (Retd.)
Union Minister of State For Water Resources River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation and Parliamentary Affairs Government Of India New Delhi.


Question No - 444
Answered Date : 10.12.2010

Will the Minister of NEW AND RENEWABLE ENERGY be pleased to state:-

(a) whether the Government is implementing any project to create publicity of the renewable energy systems/devices by introducing them at places of national and international importance; 

(b) if so, the details thereof; 

(c) the details of places where such systems/devices have been installed during the current year, State/UT-wise; and 

(d) the total expenditure incurred thereon?


(a),(b),(c)&(d): A Statement is laid on the Table of the House. 


Statement referred to in reply to Parts (a),(b),(c)&(d) of the Lok Sabha Starred Question No. 444 for 10.12.2010 regarding Renewable Energy Systems 

(a)&(b): Yes, Madam. Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) is implementing a Scheme on demonstration of renewable energy systems/devices at places of national and international importance including heritage sites. So far 37 projects have been supported in various States by the Ministry under the scheme. The State wise details is given at annexure. 

(c): Solar energy systems have been installed at Saifi Villa at Dandi Memorial, Gujarat, Raj Bhawan and State Assembly in Raipur, Chhattisgarh, Safdarjung Tomb and Jantar Mantar in Delhi and at Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine, Katra , Jammu & Kashmir. 

(d): The Ministry has released Central Financial Assistance of ` 5.97 Crs. so far for these projects.


Annexure referrred to in the reply to parts (a)&(b) of Lok Sabha Starred Question No. 444 for 10th December, 2010 
Sl.NO		Name of the project

1		Raj Bhawan,  Kolkatta, West Bengal
2	  	Raj Bhawan, Raipur, Chhattisgarh
3	 	Raj Bhawans of Jammu and Kashmir  
4	  	Punjab Raj Bhawan, Chandigarh
5	 	Parliament House, New Delhi
6	  	Haryana Raj Bhawan, Chandigarh  
7	  	Raj Bhawan,  Jaipur, Rajasthan
8	 	Humayun`s Tomb, Delhi
9	 	Qutub Complex, Delhi
10	  	Keoladeo National park, Bharatpur, Rajasthan
11	  	Raj Bhawan Dehradun and Nainital, Uttarakhand
12	  	Group of monuments at Hampi, Karnataka
13	 	Raj Bhawan, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
14	 	Raj Bhawan, Imphal, Manipur
15	  	Raj Bhawan, Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh
16	 	Sri Mata Vaishnodevi Ji Shrine, Katra, Jammu & Kashmir
17	  	Ziyarat Sharif Dargah, Hazratbal, Srinagar,  Jammu & Kashmir
18	 	Ziyarat Sharief of Hazrat Noor Din Wali Chrar-e-Sharief,  Jammu & Kashmir
19		Dargah Sharif Dargah Khwaja Saheb, Ajmer
20	  	Jammu & Kashmir  State Lagislative Assembly and Council at Jammu  & Srinagar
21	 	Chhattisgarh Vidhan Sabha, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 
22	  	Golden Temple Complex, Amritsar , Punjab
23	  	Punjab State Lagislative Assembly, Chandigarh  
24	 	Saifee Villa, Dandi, Gujarat
25	  	BSF camp at Wagah border, Punjab
26	  	World Sikh Heritage Centre, Takht Anandpur Sahib, Ropar, Punjab 
27	 	Sikkim State    Assembly , Gangtok , Sikkim
28	 	Durgiana Tirath Temple, Amritsar , Punjab
29	 	Punjab Civil  Secretariat, Chandigarh
30	 	Chittorgarh Fort, Chittorgarh, Rajasthan
31	  	Jallianwala Bagh, Amritsar, Punjab
32	 	UT secretariat, Chandigarh
33	 	Jantar Mantar, New Delhi
34	  	Safdarjung Tomb, New Delhi
35	  	Five Collectorates in Chhatisgarh
36	  	Ten Collectorates in    Haryana
37	 	Tihar prison Complex, New Delhi