South Asia - St. Britto High School Embraces Solar Power

In a bid to curb pollution and meet the daily energy needs St. Britto High School, Mapusa, Goa has installed one of the biggest and first of its kind grid connected rooftop solar power plant in Bardez Goa. The on-grid rooftop solar power plant on normal sunny days can generate around 100-125 unites of green energy per day. The school will use around 60 to 70 units of the power generated from the power plant, while the surplus power will be sold to the Descom. The solar project was inaugurated by the minister and MLA of Calangute – Michael Lobo and blessed by Roland Coelho, SJ – the Provincial of the Goa Jesuit Province. Read more…