Vikram Solar brings solar energy to Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport

Last Modified: Thu Jan 21 2016 18:41:49 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 2 MWp
    rooftop solar plant at the Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport,Kolkata commissioned by Vikram Solar Pvt. Ltd. The project of setting of grid connected solar rooftop project under Jawharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (JNNSM) was implemented for Airport Authority of India within the MNRE scheme.
  • 2800 MWh
    of solar energy will be generated by the plant in its first year of operation.
  • Rs. 2.15 crore
    per annum, expected monetary benefit through net metering with CESC besides earning carbon credit for green energy generation, according to Mr. A.K.Sharma, Airport Director.
  • 2036.90 MT
    reduction in CO2 emission per year.