Solar power plants at 22 areas in city
The Vijayawada Municipal Corporation is planning to install solar power plants at 22 areas-head water works, VMC schools, VMC circle offices, parks and water reservoirs in the city. The civic body installed 200 KW solar system with Rs.5 crore recently. Now, the it can save Rs.50,000 a month with the installation of the solar plant in the VMC main office. The plant was installed by Hyderabad-based solar company PPS Enviro Power who will also maintain it for 15 years under the BOOT system.
Contact: Vijaywada Municipal Corporation.