FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

No, it works only under sunlight. However, the same can be conserved using a battery and fed via solar inverter.

It works whenever there is Sunlight . In Winters, the production is lower due to low sunlight conditions

It means that the installed capacity is less. The installed capacity can be increased or some alternate energy mix (eg. Solar & Wind hybrid) can be employed

No, there is no requirement of any permission from Govt. for off-grid use. However, for on grid usage, permissions have to be sought from different agencies (Discoms, Municipality, etc)

No,Subsidy is only made available for complete solar setup via Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) and not individual components.

Yes, it depends upon the capacity and design of the solar PV system.

Yes, we are in the business of setting of Solar Power Projects since 2011-12

The Solar Panels provided by Tier-1 Companies approved by MNRE (Ministry of New & Renewable Energy) have a power guarantee of 90% of installed capacity till 10 years from commissioning and 80% till 25 years from commissioning.

Yes, the Panels can be dissembled (and even replaced) any time as and when desired as per the convenience.

Roughly 1,300 sq feet of Shade free area is required for 10 kW and 13,000 sq feet for 100 kW

Any type of roof that is able to bear 10-20 kg/ sq metre PV weight.Also the roof should not lie in the shadow area of a high-rise building

Yes, Solar energy can be used in hilly areas.

Both Solar and Wind Power have enourmous potential in India. The decision to go for one of them or to use both as a hybrid mix depends on the consumption pattern of the end user. Limited capacity solar is easier to install in residential and commercial areas.

The Subsidy is provided under various schemes by the Central as well State Govt

Tax Benefits:

  • Accelerated Depreciation of 80% under Section 32 of the Income Tax Act, 1961
  • Net Metering
  • Renewable Energy Certificates

No, but to avail the subsidy on Rooftop Solar, one needs to install Indian Made solar modules only

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