SunLink Corporation and Ganges Internationale Private Limited have entered into a joint venture to accelerate solar deployment in the rapidly growing Indian market.
SunLink Corporation brings powerful solar energy solutions to market through innovative, highly engineered products, in-demand customer services and best-of-breed software that make solar PV electricity easier, safer, more reliable and less expensive to install.
Ganges Internationale Private Limited (GIPL) is a multi-faceted Engineering Company offering unmatched engineering and end to end solutions based on a client centric approach. GIPL has been a key player in Telecom Towers, Transmission Line Towers and Infrastructure work.
As part of a SunLink White House commitment announced last month to deploy 1.4GW of solar in India over the next five years, SunLink has partnered with Ganges Internationale to support the country’s 175GW renewable energy goal.
Under the agreement, Ganges Internationale will manufacture, install and provide O&M support for SunLink TechTrack single-axis trackers in India. SunLink will provide not only its proven technology but also PowerCare engineering services and VERTEX software platform to Ganges and its customers.
The two companies are currently collaborating on a tracker project located Northwest of Bengaluru in the Indian state of Karnataka, with several more in the design stages.
SunLink CEO Michael Maulick notified that Indian Prime Minister Modi’s goal of 175GW by 2022 is ambitious and requires a fast-track for successful implementation, He further mentioned that SunLink’s technology is proven, Ganges ability to implement is also proven, and thereby with both the companies combined forces, they are tackling projects at an accelerating rate.
On the other hand Vinay Goyal, CEO of Ganges Internationale mentioned that Ganges has demonstrated a commitment to solar energy by diversifying our business to become a major provider of fixed tilt systems in India. He further exclaims that integrating SunLink’s tracker technology with their existing well-established manufacturing capabilities promises to bring not only more local jobs to the country but also increased solar capacity to help meet India’s clean energy goals.
By Baishakhi Dutta