According to reports, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) executive officer LV Subramanyam on Wednesday inaugurated the solar photovoltaic roof-top power plant at the TTD administrative building.
Speaking on the occasion, he said that the TTD is already utilising the wind mill energy to meet the partial needs of the holy hills, adding that the new solar power plant will generate approximately 1.5 lakh units of power per annum.
The L&T Limited, Aeon Renewable Energy solutions (P) Limited and Crux Industries India (P) Limited from Chennai installed the 100 KW solar power plant on TTD administrative building at a cost of `1.25 crore, he said, adding that that the eco-friendly plant will save approximately 100 tonnes of carbon emission annually.
He said that the TTD trust board member L Siva Prasad took keen interest behind this non-conventional energy project.
Subramanyam felicitated the representatives of the three firms who have installed the 1.25-crore power plant at free of cost. He felicitated the TTD chief engineer Chandrasekhar Reddy and energy manager Somasekhar.