Solar Petrol Pump in Himachal to Save Nearly 2 Lacs per Year

For businesses that are operational 24*7, electricity consumption can cost a small fortune. But thanks to solar, a clean alternative energy, they can sit back and relax.

Steep power bills burdening the petrol pump

This Indian Oil petrol pump in Hamirpur district, Himachal Pradesh was spending a lot of money on Diesel generator. Petrol pumps are open 24*7 and run some heavy machinery like fuel dispensers. So the owner was also spending heavily on electricity bill which was a huge trouble.

With sun in abundance, going solar was a natural choice for this petrol pump.

Solar: A natural choice

The owner gave the installation work to Su-Kam’s distributor, Mr Rajeev Garg of Power Solutions. Assessing his energy needs, Mr Garg chalked out the perfect solar system for the petrol pump.

Technical specifications of the solar system

Diesel generators were costing a pretty penny

Power cut is a common scene in this area. Therefore, petrol pumps which need to run non-stop have to rely on diesel generators. This can prove to be pretty expensive for the pump owners.

This filling station also had the same story. The owner had to shell out approximately Rs 17,000 on Diesel Generators every month.

To top it his electricity bill ran up to Rs 20,000 per month.

Massive Savings from solar!

Thanks to solar the pump owner is saving a minimum of Rs 15,000 every month. Which means he is saving close to Rs 1,80,000 per year.

He spend approximately Rs 2.65 lakhs on the entire set up, which he will easily recover in less than 2 years.

Here’s how to get your own solar

Always remember to install solar systems from experienced professionals. Call Mr Rajeev Garg – owner of Power Solution in Baddi, Himachal. Dial 09816094436 and go solar. Visit to get more details.



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