Waaree Energies Ltd bags Dun & Bradstreet Award

DNB recognised Waaree for its contribution towards developing solar infrastructure in the country

Dr Hitesh C Doshi, CMD Waaree Group, was felicitated by Shri Nitin Gadkari Union Ministry of Road Tr
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Waaree Energies Ltd has bagged an award for Metro RESCO Solar PV Projects (Renewable Energy – Solar roof top) at # DNB Infra Awards 2017, for the Mumbai Metro One Private Ltd (MMOPL) project.

Dr Hitesh C Doshi, CMD Waaree Group, was felicitated by Shri Nitin Gadkari Union Ministry of Road Transport & Highways. The 2.290 MW the rooftop project will source 30% of its non-traction energy requirement through solar panels which have been installed at Andheri-Ghatkopar Suburban Metro stations.

The solar panels installed on roofs of 12 metro stations across Mumbai will generate 3.2 million units per year. This unique project was completed well within stipulated time, adhering to safety standards thus achieving zero accident. The periodic quality checks, inspection and highly skilled staff led to smooth commissioning of the project. The installation is with marginal static load and robust design of aluminium module mounting structures to withstand the tough climatic conditions for the long life of the system and the Tier 1 Waaree make module with ‘Make in India’ initiative.

“It is an honour to be named D&B Award for Mumbai Metro RESCO Solar PV project of 2.290 MW capacity, successfully commissioned in all 12 stations in stipulated timelines with zero accident and excellent quality following Quality Assurance Plan project form Andheri to Ghatkopar Metro Station. These evidences prove the best of quality work towards promoting clean and environment friendly non-conventional renewable initiative, the ‘Go Green Go Clean’ campaign,” said Dr Hitesh C Doshi. Waaree also initiated the retrofit installation of LED lighting at Mumbai Metro stations, depot and administrative buildings to reduce its electricity consumption.

Waaree Energies Ltd is one of India's most diversified and fastest growing solar energy solutions company, a part of the consortium of Waaree Group established in 1989, India's premier multi-diverse technology group having its forte in multifarious verticals such as solar energy, industrial valves, petroleum equipment's and process control instrumentation. With a large distribution network spread across the country and a global presence in 68 countries, Waaree's presence is rapidly expanding. Beyond the financials, Waaree has a vision to utilize renewable solar energy for a sustainable future of our planet.