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Glowship offers new rooftop solar solutions

PTI Bengaluru | Updated on October 23, 2018 Published on October 23, 2018

Though there is a vision policy in place and the government has been trying to promote the renewable energy sector, not many youngsters are opting for it   -  THE HINDU

City-based Glowship, which offers a marketplace for solar and home utility solutions, launched a new platform for providing rooftop solar solutions.

The platform would target residential and small commercial segments, which is estimated to exceed Rs 1.5 lakh crore by 2025, as per the press release.

Founder and chief executive officer of the company Srinivas Potukuchi said that the firm aims at simplifying the purchase process and optimise the system selection and design for long-term performance through the platform.

Glowship hopes to accelerate adoption and expand the size of the market by providing end-to-end enabling to home owners and partner associates.

As the country gets 300 days of sunshine, the market potential for rooftop solar in urban settlements is estimated to be 124 GW, said the release quoting The Energy Resources Institute.

The company said it leverages the power of a e-commerce platform and its solar expertise to provide customers instant, accurate quote online along with a comprehensive estimate of the potential benefits for different types of solar rooftop solutions and configurations, a first-of-its-kind offering in the solar industry, the release said.

Glowship intends to expand its partnership with manufacturers and select-channel partners to scale the platform, it added.

Published on October 23, 2018

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