Power back up solutions provider Su-Kam Power Systems has installed solar power systems in over 10,000 houses in seven districts of Tamil Nadu under the Chief Minister’s Solar Powered Green House Scheme, launched by TEDA ( Tamil Nadu Energy Development Agency).
The company would be putting up 2,500 more such systems under this phase of the project by the end of May 2014, a statement from the company said.
Under the scheme, three lakh houses would be constructed with solar powered lighting systems over a period of five years from 2011-12 to 2015-16 for the benefit of the poor in rural areas, the statement said.
“In addition to the above, TEDA has assigned us the project of installing solar power systems in 27,700 additional houses in the next phase of this project,” Ashish Sethi, VP-Solar projects, Su-Kam, said. These projects will come up in Kancheepuram, Tiruvallur, Coimbatore, the Nilgiris, Tiruppur, Dindigul, Madurai and Sivaganga districts.