Vikram Solar Commissions Rooftop Solar Plant on The Tallest Building in Kolkata- ‘The 42’

Kolkata, 2nd July 2020: Vikram Solar, one of India’s leading module manufacturers and comprehensive EPC solutions & rooftop solar provider, commissioned a prestigious solar project on top of the tallest skyscraper in Kolkata- ‘The 42’ residential building. The Rooftop solar plant is of 22.5 kW capacity and consists of 60 solar panels, covering an area of 116 sq.mtrs (approx).

The solar plant has been installed on the 64th floor or the rooftop of ‘The 42’ Buildings. And, the 22.5 kW solar plant has (60) 375 Wp 72 cell Monocrystalline solar panels to generate 33,674 Units of green energy per year. This solar plant is expected to save 36.14 Tonnes of CO2 per year.

Mr. Saibaba Vutukuri, CEO, Vikram Solar, shared on the occasion, “I congratulate Chowringhee Residency Pvt. Ltd for taking a step ahead towards sustainability. This project to install and commission solar plant on ‘The 42’ was prestigious as well as challenging. The successful commissioning of the solar plant re-iterates our dedication and commitment to upholding quality and customer-centricity at all costs, in any circumstances!”

He further added, “Starting its endeavors from Kolkata, Vikram Solar has deep-seated roots in the community of West Bengal. Therefore, each solar project within this state holds a special place for us.”

With the proven capacity to handle utility-scale projects (200 MW for APGENCO in Andhra Pradesh, 130 MW for NTPC at Bhadla-Rajasthan, 80 MW for GIPCL at Charanka- Gujarat, 40 MW for Malwa Solar at Kachaliya- Madhya Pradesh), innovative projects (India’s first floating solar), and airport installations (Calicut, Kolkata, Kochi, Dibrugarh, Gaya, and Gondia), Vikram Solar is contributing to the growth of Indian solar revolution. The company has served clients like- NTPC, WBSDCL, GIPCL, BEL, BHEL, ISRO, IOCL, SBI, APGENCO, IMFA, Century Ply, KBL, etc.

About Vikram Solar:
Vikram Solar Limited (formerly known as Vikram Solar Pvt. Ltd.) is a leading solar energy solutions provider, specializing in efficient PV module manufacturing and comprehensive EPC solutions. With an international presence in 6 continents, the Company is an active contributor in shaping the solar revolution across continents. Carrying forward the extensive manufacturing experience of the Vikram Group, Vikram Solar, since 2006, is building on a 4-decade-old success story.

Vikram Solar’s annual PV module production capacity stands at 1.2 GW. The Company’s products comply with the international standards of quality, reliability, and performance. As a fully forward- integrated Solar EPC solutions provider, Vikram Solar deploys world-class technology to design, install, and commission solar projects worldwide.