Government Schemes - Prelims 2019Ministry of New and Renewable Energy

Government Schemes for UPSC Prelims 2019 | Lecture 64 | MoNRE

 

Q.1) Which of the following statements in context of “Suryamitra Skill Development Programme” is/are correct?

1)The skill training courses under this programme have been designed by National Institute of Solar Energy.

2)It is being supported by the World Bank.

3)A person aged 18 years or above and having a bachelor’s degree in technology (B.Tech) can enroll in the programme.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

a) 1 and 2 only

b) 1 and 3 only

c) 1 only

d) 1, 2 and 3

Q.2) Which of the following Ministries is the nodal Ministry for the implementation of Surya Mitra skill development programme?

a) Ministry of Power

b) Ministry of Skill Development

c) Ministry of Human Resource Development

d) Ministry of New and Renewable Energy

Q.3) Which of the following statements in context of Development of Solar City Schemes is/are correct?

1)It is an initiative under Ministry of Power.

2)It seeks to reduce the projected demand of conventional energy in the cities.

3)The ground level implementation of projects under this scheme will be done by the National Institute of Solar Energy.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

a) 1 and 2 only

b) 1 and 3 only

c) 2 only

d) 1, 2 and 3

Q.4) Which of the following statements in context of scheme for Development of Solar Parks and Ultra Mega Solar Power Projects is/are correct?

1)This scheme aims at providing for the concentrated zones of solar power generation projects in collaboration with the respective state governments.

2)This scheme will be coordinated by the National Institute of Solar Energy.

3)The scheme targets to set up at least 50 Solar Parks each with a capacity of at least 500 MW by the year 2019-2020.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

a) 1 and 2 only

b) 1 and 3 only

c) 2 only

d) 1, 2 and 3

Q.5) The scheme Atal Jyoti Yojana is being implemented to

a) provide fellowship to blind children in higher education institutes.

b) provide solar street light systems in selected districts to promote and demonstrate the utility of solar power.

c) set up mega solar parks in India

d) provide 70 lakh solar study lamps in five Indian states where 50 percent households lacked access to grid electricity in December 2016.

Q.6) Which of the following statements in context of scheme for ATAL Jyoti Yojana is/are correct?

1)This scheme is being implemented by Energy Efficiency Services Limited.

2)The scheme is implemented only in the states where household electrification is less than 50% as per the 2011 census.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

 

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