Orb Energy

Sr. Engineer/Asst. Manager – Design – Solar

To prepare the electrical design, SLD and layout for Rooftop & Ground mounted PV Projects To be responsible for selection of components, makes and specs of the various components used for Ground mounted PV Projects To clarify all concerns of the installation teams and amend drawings to as built conditions To work with procurement team […]

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Orb Energy Secures Follow-On Funding from US DFI

Bangalore-based Orb Energy, a vertically integrated provider of solar energy solutions in India, announced today that it has received a $20 million USD follow-on loan from United States International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) to support its unique in-house financing facility for rooftop and ground mounted solar customers in India. Damian Miller, the CEO and Co-founder […]

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Orb Energy Hires Rabindra Satpathy as Exec VP – Business Development

Shell-backed solar power firm Orb Energy has appointed Rabindra Satpathy as its Executive Vice President – Business Development. Now, Satpathy will oversee the Bengaluru-based company’s business development in ground-mounted solar power plants, including storage, floating solar and other new projects. He brings with him more than 35 years of solar experience in design, engineering, product […]

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Shell Acquires 20% Stake in Bengaluru-Based Orb Energy

Orb Energy has announced that Shell New Energies business has acquired a 20 percent stake in the firm in its latest funding round. Orb Energy, one of the leading providers of solar energy solutions in India, has announced that the Royal Dutch Shell’s New Energies business has acquired an almost 20 percent stake in the […]

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Viz-A-Viz with Damian Miller, CEO, Orb Energy

Q. Could you please tell our readers about Orb Energy and its journey? NP Ramesh and I were colleagues at Shell Solar for almost seven years. After Shell exited the solar market in 2006, we secured venture funding and started Orb Energy (Orb) in India. By the start of 2007 we had started full-fledged operations […]

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FMO, OPIC with Others Invests Rs 95 Cr in Orb Energy

Based out of Bengaluru, Orb gives solar energy frameworks, for example, solar panels and water radiators and has sold more than 150,000 frameworks in India since commencement in 2006. Solar energy systems producer Orb Energy has raised over Rs 95 crore ($15 million) in a section value and part-obligation round from the Dutch improvement bank […]

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Orb Energy installed and commissioned a 200kw rooftop solar system in Andhra Pradesh

Orb Energy has announced that it has successfully installed and commissioned a 200 kilowatt rooftop solar system at TGV Projects and Investments Private Limited, Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh. This is company’s 66th rooftop solar system that has been connected to grid in India. NP Ramesh, the Chief Operating Officer of Orb, said: “Orb is encouraging and […]

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