Eastern Power Distribution Company of Andhra Pradesh Limited
Eastern Power Distribution Company of A.P. Ltd.
(A Govt. of A.P. Enterprise & An ISO 9001-2008 & ISO 27001:2005 Certified Company)
 
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   FAQ ON SOLAR POWER SYSTEM
 
1. How much load can I use with my solar power system & what is the cost ?
S No Appliances Total Load in Watts cost of solar power system in Rs space required in sqft
1 Fans-2, Lights-3, TV -1 400 88000 60
2 Fans-2, Lights-4, TV -1,
Refrigerator-1, Computer-1, Cooler-1
1000 220000 150
3 Fans-1, Refrigerator-1, Computer-1,
Cooler-1, water motor(0.5 HP)-1, Mixi-1
2000 440000 300
4 Fans-4, Lights-6, TV-1,Refrigerator-1,
Computer-1, A.C-1, water motor(1 HP)-1, Mixi-1
4000 880000 600
5 Fans-3, Lights-5, TV-1,Refrigerator-1,
Computer-1, A.C-1, water motor(1 HP)-1, Geyser-1
5000 1100000 750
(Cost does not include battery cost)
 
2. What Subsidy do I get on purchase of a solar system?
30% subsidy is being provided by the Govt of India through the NREDCAP.
 
3. To who should I contact for subsidy?
To obtain subsidy, you may contact NREDCAP Office/Hyderabad. Phone No: 040-23202381
 
DISTRICTS:

VISAKHAPATNAM
SRI. P.V.RAMA RAJU,
Executive Engineer(RE),
NREDCAP LTD,
D NO: 43-5-58,
RAILWAY NEW COLONY, BESIDE POLLOCKS SCHOOL,
VISAKHAPATNAM-530016
PH NO: 0891 2736678 / 9000550986

VIZIANAGARAM
SRI. P.VIJAYAKUMAR RAJU,
Executive Engineer(RE),
NREDCAP LTD,
MIG-70, ALAKANANDA COLONY,
VIZIANAGARAM,-535003
PH NO: 08922 276866 / 9000550987

SRIKAKULAM
SRI. M.VIJAYAKUMAR RAJU,
Executive Engineer(RE),
NREDCAP LTD,
6-18, INDIRANAGAR COLONY
SRIKAKULAM,-532001
PH NO: 08942 221171 / 9000550985

EAST GODAVARI
SRI J. NANI BABU
Executive Engineer(RE),
NREDCAP LTD,
Jai Bhavan, 2nd Floor, Collectorate
Kakinada-533004
E.G.Dist.
PH NO : 0884 2375974 / 9000550972

WEST GODAVARI
SRI D.V.PRASAD,
Executive Engineer(RE),
NREDCAP LTD, D NO:8-175, 1ST FLOOR,
OPP. ST.THERESAS DEGREE COLLEGE, GAVARAVARAM
ELURU-534003.
W.G. DIST.
PH NO: 08812 230285/ 9000550989

4. Do I get power when sunlight is not available?
Yes, If connected to grid through net metering or if having battery backup.
 
5. Is there any possibility for electrical accident?
It is safe with proper protection. For more details refer to Product information.
 
6. Can I use both solar and electric power at a time?
Yes, you can use both supplies by duly segregating loads or through net metering.
 
7. What are the available capacities and respective cost?
a) 400 Watts - Rs.0.88 Lakhs
b) 1000 Watts - Rs.2.2 Lakhs
c) 2000 watts - Rs.4.4 Lakhs
d) 4000 Watts - Rs.8.8 Lakhs
e) 5000 Watts - Rs.11 Lakhs
(the above rates are approximate only)
 
8. What is the life of the units?
Standard quality panels can work for 20-25 years (approximately)
 
9. Do I require any permission if I want to use the electricity generated entirely without exporting?
No permission required.
 
10. I want to export the surplus units. What should I do?
Through net metering. For further information visit our website www.apeasternpower.com under the caption "Solar Power Generation Net Metering"
 
11. At what rate will I be paid for the exported units?
Approximately Rs.3.50/unit. However, the rate is yet to be finalised.
 
12. Can I start with a smaller capacity and expand at a later date?
Yes.
 
For more details contact: ADE/PP-2/Corporate Office/EPDCL/VSP
(Cell No: 9490612640)
Or send an email at : adepp2@apeasternpower.com