Rooftop Solar in Delhi Breaks Free of Height Constraints

The two metre  height regulation in Delhi, which was seen as a constraint by many owners, owing to the impact it would have on other uses for rooftops, has been removed. The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) has relaxed norms governing the height of the panels, making it easier for many to consider solar rooftop […]

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EESL and SDMC Partner to EV Infrastructure in Delhi

EESL has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with SDMC to establish infrastructure for Electric Vehicles (EV) in the SDMC area over a 10-year period. Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), a joint venture under the Ministry of Power has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) to establish infrastructure for […]

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SDMC Shifts Focus to Solar Energy and EV Charging Points

To encourage the public transition to use electric vehicles, the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) has set a target to develop at least 50 public charging stations by the end of this financial year. Speaking at the fourth Asia Pacific Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation — Resilient Cities Asia Pacific 2019, SDMC commissioner Puneet […]

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SDMC and SECI Sign MoU for 27.5 MW Solar Plants

The agreement has been signed keeping in mind the government of India’s commitment towards green energy and SDMC’s solar initiative. South Delhi municipal Corporation and the Solar Energy Corporation of India have inked a pact to develop two solar plants with a total capacity of generating 27.5 MW of electricity. SDMC officials said that work […]

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SDMC ‘First’ in Country to Generate Solar Energy, Selling Surplus Power

As much as 2500 KW peak solar power is being generated from the solar panels installed in 54 schools and a community centre, the South Delhi Municipal Corporation said. The body has earned Rs 9.69 lakh by selling its surplus power to distribution company BSES after consumption in its own buildings. The South Delhi Municipal Corporation […]

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South Delhi Municipal Corporation inks MoU with SECI for 20MW solar project

South Delhi Municipal Corporation on June 20 inked a pact with Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) to generate 20MW solar power through rooftop of buildings and spare land under the civic body. The memorandum of understanding (MoU) engaged SECI for setting up solar power plants on the rooftops and lands owned by SDMC and […]

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