Amapara, close to Ramakkalmedu, is ready to turn out to be the State’s first photo voltaic power- cum- wind power hub as soon as a solar energy park being arrange by Anert is accomplished. The first section of the Akshaya solar energy park was accomplished at a price of ₹12 crore.
In the primary section, 3,042 photo voltaic panels with a capability of 325 watts to generate 13 lakh items have been put in on 4 acres.
In the subsequent section, wind farm items can be arrange and the work on the facility saving system can be accomplished within the third section.
The indigenously developed grid-tie inverter facility can be used on the photo voltaic park, says Anert district engineer Nidhin Thomas including that this would be the first main solar-cum- wind power park within the State.
The park can be open to engineering college students to be taught indigenously developed expertise, says Mr. Thomas including that college students from varied faculties have already visited the park.
It will even assist improve the tourism potential of Ramakkalmedu, which gives a hen’s-eye view of an enormous stretch of Tamil Nadu panorama. The challenge is a part of a authorities initiative to utilise non-conventional power power sources that are non pollutant and surroundings pleasant. This is the biggest photo voltaic power unit of Anert within the district.
Anert has 147 ha at Ramakkalmedu and the prospects for energy technology from wind and photo voltaic is immense.
A distant climate monitoring station hooked up to the photo voltaic park has already began functioning. It gives well timed info on wind, rain, and atmospheric stress. The information from the centre additionally assist in devising catastrophe administration plans along with offering climate info to farmers.