- The state government envisions a solar capacity of 5 GW by 2022 in Karnataka
- Installing off-grid Adani solar panels will help to mitigate power-cuts as per the company
According to a report by The New Indian Express, Adani Group’s solar manufacturing arm, Adani Solar has brought solar rooftop systems to Karnataka. It has launched the company’s retail distribution business in Karnataka. It has partnered with Evervolt Green Energy Private Limited as official channel partner for the south region.
The report said that installing off-grid Adani solar panels will help to mitigate power-cuts. On-grid panels will help to reduce overall electricity costs. As per the report, Cecil Augustine, national retail business head of Adani Solar said that the state has been promoting solar rooftop systems in the region and intends to make use of the positive environment for solar markets. He also said that the state government envisions a solar capacity of 5 GW by 2022 in Karnataka.
50 per cent market share
According to the report, Ramesh Nair, CEO, Adani Solar, said that with India being a growing economy with remarkable development, the company will be able to offer power facilities through solar panel distribution to customers at competitive rates for applications in southern markets. He added that Adani Solar will target a 50 per cent market share.