Schneider Electric aids 2 GW solar power in India
Power automation player Schneider Electric India today said it has powered more than 2 GW of solar capacity in India through its range of equipment. India’s cumulative solar capacity has crossed 10,000 MW, 20 percent of which is flowing through Schneider Electric’s equipment, it said in a statement. According to the statement, by March 2017, the company plans to supply and commission equipment for another 500 MW solar projects, increasing its share of total capacity to 2.5 GW.
In 2016 alone, the company supplied equipment for more than 500 MW of solar capacity, as against 1.5 GW in last four years, it said.