BSES launches ‘Solar city’ initiative

BSES Rajdhani Power Ltd (BRPL) has launched solar city initiative that is aimed at maximising the utilisation of solar roof top potential in south and west Delhi.

It was unveiled on Sunday by Delhi power minister Satyendar Jain. Under the programme, rooftop solar installations will be provided at a single point for the entire apartment complexes.

In the first phase, around 150 societies will be targeted in Dwarka. Looking at the response, the programme will be expanded to other residential areas across BSES.

The project is in partnership with United States Agency for International Development (USAID), PACE-D and Indo-German Collaboration (GIZ) initiative. According to BRPL chief executive officer Amal Sinha, the programm’s objective was to educate the consumers of the benefits of the solar energy, while ensuring quality compliance of the systems installed. It will also facilitate various finance options available to the consumers.

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