PMC Gets Rooftop Solar Power Setup on 34 Buildings

With the new solar systems, the civic body expects to save Rs 1 crore per annum on electricity bills. The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) now has a rooftop solar system on 34 of the municipal properties in the city. The capacity of these rooftop systems range anywhere between 100 kW and 500 kW and cumulatively […]

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Phase II of Pune Airport’s Solar Power Project to Begin Soon

The second phase will see the installation of a 100 kWp capacity flexible panel solar power plant, making the airport the first in the country to have this facility. The Airport Authority of India (AAI) will soon begin work on the second phase of the solar power plant installation at Pune’s Lohegaon Airport. The second […]

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Tata Power Gets Sandvik India Gender Award 2018 under CSR Category

The SIGA award is a unique platform recognizing individuals who demonstrate exemplary leadership in promoting gender equality across the organization. Integrated power company Tata Power has won the Sandvik India Gender Award (SIGA) 2018 under the Corporate Organization – CSR category in Pune. The award recognized the company’s excellence and commitment towards gender equality and […]

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Solar Power Saves Rs 1 Crore Power Bills at Pune Municipal Corporation

The standing committee has approved the proposal in this regard. The civic body spends around Rs 4 crore annually on paying electricity bills of various properties owned by the civic administration. Solar Power can save around Rs 1 crore annually on electricity bills at Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) thanks to the civic body’s plan to […]

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Teenage Engineering Student from Pune Designs Solar-Powered Bicycle

The solar bicycle weighs approximately 10 kg, with most of the weight coming from the dual batteries each of 12V capacity and the solar panel, which powers the headlight at night. A 19-year-old engineering student in Pune has designed a solar-powered bicycle. Roshan Chumbalkar, a mechanical engineering student from RMD Sinhgad School of Engineering, Warje […]

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Pune’s Famous Temple Laxmibai Dagdusheth Datta Mandir Goes Completely Solar

A popular temple in Pune, Laxmibai Dagdusheth Datta Mandir installs solar panels that will further provide power to at least 20 households. In a significant development, Laxmibai Dagdusheth Datta Mandir, a famous temple in Budhwar Peth in Pune has installed a solar power generation plant that has become its exclusive power supply source. Besides, these […]

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