Why Rooftop Solar?
Posted: January 28, 2021,
What is rooftop pv solar?
A rooftop PV system, is a photovoltaic system that has its electricity-generating solar panels mounted on the rooftop of a residential or commercial building or industries where you generate your own electricity and use it for your daily purpose and you can also export excess electricity generated to electricity board.
Rooftop solar installations in india
Why rooftop pv solar?
- Cost effective
BESCOM electricity costs Rs. 8.70 per unit whereas solar electricity will only cost about Rs 3 per
- Reduces carbon footprint
From the very initial process of installing the panels to the electricity generated by PV cells, no health hazards are involved and don’t generate any heat-trapping gases that contribute to global climate change. It doesn’t generate carbon dioxide but also none of the other harmful emissions or wastes associated with coal – nitrogen oxides, sulphur dioxides, and mercury are produced.
No of tonnes of coal saved from burning
- Reduce risk of power cuts
Power cuts cost India 4% of its GDP. You can choose to be immune from this loss by switching to a
- Suitable for Indian climate
Our country is situated in such a geographical location that is ideal for receiving ample tropical sunlight. With almost 300 sunny days with clear skies, each year India has one of the best conditions in the world to harness solar energy.