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)
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 2014-15 and till date we have installed over 150 solar power plants with aggregate capacity of over 2 MW.
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 Complete Solar System can be dismantled and re-installed as and when desired as per the client’s convenience.
1 kW Solar power plant requires 100 Sq. ft. space. Therefore 5 kW solar power plant requires 500 Sq. ft. area and 100 kW solar Power Plant Requires 10,000 Sq. ft. area.
Any type of roof that is able to bear 22 kg/ sq metre PV weight. Also the roof should be shadow free.
Yes, Solar energy can be used in hilly areas.
The Subsidy is provided under various schemes by the Central as well State Govt
- Accelerated Depreciation of 40% under Section 32 of the Income Tax Act, 1961
- Net Metering (Except In the state of U.P. for Industrial, Institutional & Commercial Sector)
To avail the subsidy on Rooftop Solar Power Plant, one needs to install only “Make in India” solar modules only.
Yes, upto 100% FDI is allowed in Solar Power Sector
In case our entity is working as a Trust or Society and registered under section 12A of Income Tax Act, 1961, whether the capital cost incurred on setting up of Roof Top Solar Power can be claimed as an amount utilised for the purpose of achieving the objectives of our Trust as per the provisions of Income Tax Act and can also claim Depreciation on it @ 80% as an Expense in our “Receipt and Payment A/c”?
Yes the capital cost can be claimed. The Depriciation can also be claimed but not as an expense in ” Receipt and Payment A/c “