Energy View: How the rift with China might push India to empower its Solar Industry Updated : July 10, 2020 06:15 PM IST For the past decade, the Chinese solar manufacturing industry has been at its peak while India has struggled to live up to its potential to emerge in this industry as a superpower. While India’s annual demand for solar cell manufacturing is 20 GW, its current average annual capacity is just 3 GW. India pledged to generate 40 percent of its power from non-fossil sources by 2030, under its commitment to climate action. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.