Mahle Behr India Limited

  • Customer: Mahle Behr India Limited
  • Location: Pune
  • Total Plant Capacity: 235 kWp
  • Annual Power Generated: 3.4 Lakh Units
  • Annual GHG Emissions Reduced: 300 Tons

Detail

The solar power plant has been installed on the factory's metal sheet rooftop
  • Mahle Behr is among the leading manufacturers and suppliers of original equipment thermal management systems for passenger and commercial vehicles. They are specialists in automotive air conditioning and engine cooling systems
  • In view of a continuous increase in tariffs of electricity, the company wanted to reduce the cost of electricity, alongside reducing its carbon footprint for their office in Pune
  • The solar power plant is installed using the best-in-class modules, inverters, structures and other BOS
  • The plant has been installed in the build-own-operate type of financial model. In this, a third party investor invests in the solar plant. Mahle Behr has provided rooftop space for installation of the system. It consumes the power that is generated and pays to the investor a cost per unit of the total units consumed, as per signed in a long term power purchase agreement. Mahle Behr has paid no upfront capital cost for the system.
  • The operation and maintenance of the plant is also taken care of by the investor
  • The entire solar plant is monitored online for effective operation and maintenance and reducing downtime