Rooftop Solar Awareness Campaign Launched

Tata Power-DDL and PEC, Chandigarh are closely associated by way of MoU. Tata Power Solar, launched a complete residential rooftop solution in Chandigarh. Mr. Ankur Gupta, IAS ,Principal Secretary of Chandigarh inaugurated the residential rooftop solutions awareness campaign at PEC along with Dr. Dheeraj Sanghi, Director, PEC, Mr. Debendra Dalai and IFS, Director cum CEO, CREST. Prof. Tarlochan Kaur, Chairperson, Center for Energy Studies, PEC, dignitaries from the government and the corporate industry also graced the launch event with their presence. Students of PEC joined for the launch. In this launch, solar mounted demo van with all the information and display to promote awareness across all the consumer segment with a special focus on Rooftop Solar was flagged off from Punjab Engineering College (deemed to be University). For a month , the demo van will be covering Chandigarh region. Commenting on the initiative, Dr. Dheeraj Sanghi, Director , PEC said, ” Chandigarh city has no generating capacity of its own. To meet its electricity demand, it has to purchase power from neighbouring states. Solar generation of power at Chandigarh can help meet Chandigarh’s energy demands in affordable, technologically advanced , clean and sustainable manner. The initiative by Tata Power for raising awareness among residents about the benefits of Solar Power will help increase adoption of Solar Energy.

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