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Govt of India has provided ‘in-principle’ clearance to develop Chandigarh as solar city among other 34 cities. According to Tata Energy Research Institute, the potential of Chandigarh among other northern cities is very high. The city can save 20% in residential and commercial sector and 4% in municipal services in water supply and street lights. Plans are on to make ‘Chandigarh’ as a model solar city by adopting energy efficient measures –by generating electricity through solar PV plants.