- The project was a part of Tripura Renewable Energy Development Agency’s plan (TREDA) to make Tripura one of the model solar states in the country
- Su-Kam is till date, the largest provider of solar powered back-up solution in North East India
- Su-Kam has also bagged solar projects from TREDA to install a cumulative capacity of 600 Kw to electrify hospitals and primary health centers at 95 sites across 8 districts of Tripura recently
Su-Kam is rapidly expanding its solar presence in North East India. The company has made its first solar installation of Tripura in the capital city Agartala in the newly-built modern Ujjayanta Market Complex in the city recently. Su-Kam was assigned to commission, install and maintain this solar project by Tripura Renewable Energy Development Agency (TREDA) in Agartala.
The solar system was inaugurated at a ceremony held recently in Agartala. The inauguration was presided over by Smt. Bijita Nath, Hon’ble Minister, Dept. of Science, Technology & Environment, Tripura; Sri Prafullajit Sinha, Hon’ble Chairperson of Agartala Municipal Council and Mr Ashish Sethi, Associate VP-Solar Business, Su-Kam. This solar project is a part of TREDA’s ‘Agartala Solar City Programme’ to make Agartala one of the model solar cities in North East India.
The off grid 45 KW-capacity Solar PV plant installed in the Ujjayanta Market Complex is one of the projects in the state government’s ambitious plan to turn Agartala into a solar city in the coming years. 25% of the building’s total requirement shall be met by the solar PV power plant installed in the market complex.
Speaking at the occasion, Ashish Sethi, Vice President, Solar Business, Su-Kam said, “We at Su-Kam realize that the future of the power industry in India is going to be driven by the renewable energy sector primarily dominated by solar energy. As part of our solar plan this fiscal, we shall continue making solar power available to both the residential as well as commercial sector in North East India.”
“We are very pleased to make our first solar installation in Agartala through this project and look forward to making further contributions with our expertise in solar in other parts of Tripura as well. We are looking at making our solar presence felt in homes, offices, institutions like schools, colleges, government buildings, hospitals, commercial establishments etc. in the state.” He added.
Su-Kam has also bagged solar projects from TREDA to install a cumulative capacity of 600 Kw to electrify hospitals and primary health centers at 95 sites across 8 districts of Tripura recently. Another off grid solar PV plant order of 30 Kw (25 Kw and 5 Kw) cumulative capacity has been bagged by Su-Kam to electrify two girls hostels in Agartala.
Largest provider of solar powered back-up solution in North East India
Over the last few years, Su-Kam has become the largest provider of solar powered back-up solutions in North East India. The company has till date installed solar powered backup solutions to the capacity of over 1 MW; the largest in the North East region. One of the landmark projects undertaken by the company is the Assam Rifles Project which required Su-Kam to supply, install, commission and maintain off-grid solar power plants installed for Assam Rifles in various locations in NE India.