Web Exclusive | August 2016
Waaree Energies installs solar rooftop panels at Growel’s101 Mall
Continuing its efforts to promote the use of Solar PVC modules as a viable energy source, solar product manufacturers Waaree Energies, has installed solar rooftop panels at Growel’s corporate office located in Growel's Mall, Kandivali (Mumbai). The solar panel system has played a significant role in reducing the shopping mall’s carbon footprint – eliminating almost 2,23,200 kg of CO2. The comprehensive solar panel system was installed using Waaree’s exclusive 310 Wp modules and are powered by 33 kW and 40 kW Huawei inverters. Energy generated by this system is projected to reach 2,79,000 units per year. The project is in line with Waaree Energies aim to eventually establish solar power as the most viable alternative to grid, by gradually introducing multiple solar projects across India in hopes of creating a self-sustaining system that promises energy conservation in the long run. Completed within 40 days, the project consists of non-penetrative roof structures and panels controlled by app-based remote monitoring facilities. Apart from set-up, Waaree Energies has also provisioned five years O&M for maintenance and upkeep of the system.