According to reports, the State Civil Supplies department has got a solar power plant atop its building in the city. It is a first of its kind in the Government sector.
The Minister D. Sridhar Babu inaugurated the newly installed 20 KWp plant. It will approximately save 3,000 units every month for the department.
The life of the plant is 25 years and payback period about four year. It is estimated to save roughly about Rs 50 lakh for the rest of the period.
The project was executed by Sun Technologies. The company is into promoting solar energy for homes, agriculture, industries and institutions.