Weikfield Foods Pvt. Ltd., Pune
Weikfield Food India Pvt. Ltd. is a leading manufacturer of various FMCG food items. The company has 2 processing units in the outskirts of Pune city.
At the Lonkand facility, 213.6 kWp solar plant has been installed on the RCC rooftop of the facility. Whereas, at the Bakori facility, a solar plant of 1,215 kWp has been installed on the open ground in the premises.
The rooftop solar power plant has been constructed under OPEX model where Think Energy Partner is an investor and the engineering partner is Sunshot Technologies. This plant will generate approximately 3.2 Lakh units per year, saving a total of Rs. 11 Lakh annually. Additionally, it will also help the company to save 260 Tons of CO2 emissions every year.
The plant possesses high quality Tier 1 solar modules, multi MPPT inverters, quality structures from PVFix and Sunshot’s proprietary cloud-based energy management (IoT) system for real time performance monitoring.
Speaking on the milestone of this installation, Mr. Ashwini Malhotrasaid, “WeikField has always contributed to the nation through import substitution of niche food products that are manufactured by us in this plant. We have constantly been thoughtful about our environment and I believe all responsible organizations need to have a sustainability goal covering every aspect of their business.