The Dakshina Kannada Deputy Commissioner’s office here had installed government net metering project. The 25 kW solar panel panel generates 100 units per day there by savings of Rs.2.5 lakh per year on power bills. The project cost of this solar plant is approximately Rs 20 lakh.
Kumble Vignesh Prabhu, CEO, Solar Trade Links, which installed the system said: Solar mission 2020 – the dream and vision of our Prime Minister Narendra Modi to promote clean and green energy was taken forward by MP Nalin Kumar Kateel. This is the first of its Solar Roof Top project in Karnataka for the Government office with MPLAD funding from our MP Kateel,” he claimed.
The Solar Roof Top system installed at Dc office are of Waaree make Gujarat and one of the best performing solar panels in the country with production capacity of more than 500 MW per year which comes with a performance warranty of 25 years and product warranty of 10 years, said Prabhu.
Prabhu’s firm has to its credits 100kw and eight solar rooftop plants installed till date. He said another 75 kW Solar plants to be installed by February end.