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December 2017

What’s the relation between Solar Rooftop design and December 21

By | 2018-01-17T18:20:52+00:00 December 21st, 2017|

The relation between solar energy generation and seasons are pretty much interlinked. Solar Rooftop is always designed in such a way that we have the maximum generation on the shortest day of the year. And the shortest day of the year is December 21st. Which eventually helps us in getting long generation hours on other days [...]

All Railway Stations be 100% LED lit by April 2018 : Indian Railways

By | 2017-12-20T17:43:02+00:00 December 20th, 2017|

Indian railways went a step ahead by announcing that all the railway stations will be 100% LED lit by end of March 2018. This move by Indian railways helps in decrease their energy requirement by 10% in their non-traction usage. This is a whopping 240 million units of energy conservation. They are also planning to [...]

Energy Conservation

By | 2018-01-17T18:20:52+00:00 December 14th, 2017|

We are in a situation where our day to day consumptions of energy is increasing exponentially. Due to which resources like coal will drain much faster than expected. Every appliance will have a lifeline based on the consumptions. Eliminating the unwanted usage will increase the lifetime of the appliance, this will not only save [...]

October 2017

New BESCOM tariff order for in respect of Multiple/Combined Solar Rooftop Photovoltaic (SRTPV) Installations in a single premises

By | 2018-01-17T18:20:52+00:00 October 19th, 2017|

A new policy has been drafted for buildings with multiple BESCOM meters and wants to go for multiple solar PV installations. This allows for installation of multiple solar PV systems in common roof-top area. BESCOM allows options of both net and gross metering with this order depending on how the connections are to be made. [...]

September 2017

Letter from Mr Mohan about our workshop

By | 2018-01-17T18:20:53+00:00 September 19th, 2017|

Solar rooftop and compost at home workshop Generating electricity for household needs is a welcome concept and an answer for today’s electricity shortages from the state grids. We are coming across stories of installing solar on the household roofs. One may be curious how at all these solar panels are installed and how [...]

August 2017

Solar Rooftop Home Maintenance : Why & What?

By | 2018-01-17T18:20:53+00:00 August 24th, 2017|

Life of a Solar Power Plant: A life of any system is as good as the life of an individual component. You would normally hear from any system integrator system would last for more than 25 years. In India, the first solar industry started only a decade ago as such we haven’t seen [...]

BESCOM approved vendors for Solar Bidirectional Meter

By | 2018-01-17T18:20:53+00:00 August 5th, 2017|

Bengaluru(Bangalore) Electricity Supply COMpany (BESCOM) had approved two vendors for the supply of Bi-Directional meters in BESCOM jurisdiction for solar rooftop's. Whoever is opting for Solar Rooftop with net metering scheme on their rooftops in Bengaluru and other places under BESCOM will have to buy meters from one of the following two vendors which are [...]

July 2017

Calculate your Carbon Foot Print due to Electricity Consumption

By | 2017-08-25T17:59:54+00:00 July 20th, 2017|

We talk a lot about Carbon foot print & Green House Gases (GHG). What are these? Why is it so important to talk about these? Starting with Green House Gas, GHG can be any gaseous compound present in the earth's atmosphere which can capture infrared radiations resulting in the capture of heat and holding it eventually causing [...]

June 2017

May 2017

Understanding Electricity

By | 2018-01-17T18:20:53+00:00 May 25th, 2017|

What is Electricity?! Electricity is all around us, we use it in different forms throughout our day to day activities. The LED light above my head right now is converting electrical energy to light energy and heat energy. So how do we explain this phenomenon called electricity which is something we use every day but [...]