Solar energy facts:

  • 1 day’s sunlight = 4 to 5 years of energy needs of the world.
  • Solar energy is clean, abundant and renewable. With the use of today’s technologies, it is easy to harvest for energy needs of the world.

Do it for your planet:

  • To protect the planet from global warming, solar energy is becoming an incredibly valuable solution.
  • Use of solar power reduces the size of your carbon footprint of up to 95%.
  • Creates a healthy environment for us to live.

Do it for your savings:

  • Every 1000 watts of power from a photovoltaic (PV) panel adds Indian Rupee symbol.svg 6 lakhs to the value of a home.
  • Solar panels require low or no maintenance, don’t wear out and can last up to 25 years.

Do it for sustainability:

  • The use of cleaner energies like solar meets the need of the present without compromising the ability of the future generations to meet their own needs.
  • This requires a major collective effort and Empire is proud to be a part of this effort.

Rebates offered by Government of India

  • Availability of tax free special economic zones (SEZ) for solar manufacturing plants.
  • List of subsidies provided are listed as follows:
SPV (Solar photovoltaic) standalone power plant of capacity > 1 kWp
  • Rs.2,25,000/kWp for NE and special areas.
  • Rs.1,25,000/kWp for general areas.
SPV standalone power plant of capacity > 10 kWp
  • Rs. border="0" /> 2,70,000/kWp for NE and special areas.
  • Rs.1,50,000/kWp for general areas.
SPV lanterns
  • Rs. 2,400 for NE and special areas.
SPV home lighting systems
  • Rs. 4,500 to 8,600 for NE and special areas.
  • Rs.2,500 to 4,800 for general areas.
SPV street lighting systems
  • Rs.17,300 for NE and special areas.
  • Rs.9,600 for general areas.
SPV applications in urban areas
  • Rs.25% to 50 % of the cost subject to maximum limits based on the application.
SPV water pumping systems
  • Rs.> 30 per Wp of SPV array used, subject to a maximum of.
  • Rs. 50,000 per system.

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