The project is a part of UPNEDA’s ‘Lohia Awas Project’ to provide electricity to rural households
New Delhi, April, 2014: Su-Kam Power Systems, lndia’s leading power back up solutions provider, has bagged a first of its kind large scale solar project in Uttar Pradesh to install and commission solar power systems in 40000 rural households in the state. The company has bagged this prestigious project after winning a tender from Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Development Agency (UPNEDA), which has been assigned this project under the “Lohia Awas Project” by the Govt. of UP.
As part of this project, Su-Kam shall be installing “Solar PV power packs” in each of the rural houses. The project that aims to provide electricity to these 40000 homes shall span over a period of 1 year.
Su-Kam has already finished installation in first set of 7 homes in the Shahpur Majgaon village in rural UP where the solar installation under this project has commenced.
Speaking on the occasion, Ashish Sethi, VP-Solar projects, Su-Kam said,
It is indeed a proud moment for Su-Kam as we have undertaken this highly prestigious project to enable 40000 rural households in Uttar Pradesh to enjoy the benefits of electricity in their homes powered by the sun. As part of our solar plan this fiscal, we are bullish in making solar power available to both the urban & rural residential as well as commercial sector in Uttar Pradesh. We are working towards making our solar presence felt in homes, offices, institutions like schools, colleges, government buildings, hospitals, commercial establishments etc. in the state.
“With a view on the present energy crises and the ever increasing difference between the generation of energy through non-renewable sources and its consumption, solar energy is going to play a major role in fulfilling this gap in the near future. We are pleased to offer our services to UPNEDA for providing customized solutions of ‘solar packages’ to harness solar energy to meet basic power requirements in these rural homes.” he added.
About Su-Kam Power Systems
Su-Kam is India’s most admired power solutions provider, with growing presence across India and over 70 countries worldwide covering the major expanse of Africa, Middle East Regions, South East Asia, Latin America etc. A truly knowledge driven company, with innovation at heart, Su-Kam develops intelligent power back-up solutions, engineered to be energy efficient and thus reduce the user’s carbon footprint.
Headquartered in Gurgaon and with 6 state-of-the art manufacturing facilities certified under OHSAS – 18001, this ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certified company leads the market with its product innovation, design sensibility and a large and widespread sales distribution network. The company has over 30000 dealerships in India.
Su-Kam is the only power back-up company to be recognized for its R & D by the Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi. The company is credited for filing the highest number of patents in the Industry with an average of 2 patents filed every month. The company has received several prestigious awards like Asia’s Most Promising Brand 2013, Business Superbrand 2008, Selected Superbrand 2009, Powerbrand India 2010, National Award for quality Product from Government of India etc.
Working further towards a cleaner, greener planet, Su-Kam is branching out towards eco-friendly inexhaustible energy solutions like solar power. For more information, please visit www.su-kam.com