A 50 kWp Solar roof top was inaugurated in Solan, Himachal Pradesh as part of the ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’ under the Integrated Power Development Scheme (IPDS) of Ministry of Power, Government of India.
The inauguration ceremony is a part of ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’ celebrations, marking 75 years of India’s independence. The project further reinforces the ‘Go Green’ Initiative of the government envisaged in Urban Distribution scheme of government of India.
Shri Sukh Ram, Hon’ble MPP & Power Minister, Himachal Pradesh and Shri PK Singh, Director- Commercial & Projects (Addtnl Charge), Power Finance Corporation Ltd (PFC) inaugurated the project through a virtual platform. 50 kWp Roof Top Solar Plant has been installed on the HPSEBL Circle office in Solan. A total of 152 PV Panels are installed which will produce approximately 165 Kwh of electricity on a daily basis.
Under the IPDS, HPSEBL has already successfully installed 1107 kWp capacity rooftop solar plant in Himachal Pradesh. Under the ongoing ‘Go Green’ Initiative in form of Rooftop Solar, solar panels are also installed in Uttar Pradesh (10 MWp), Karnataka (8 MWp), Kerala (5 MWp), West Bengal (4 MWp), Uttarakhand (3 MWp) and Himachal Pradesh (1 MWp).
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