Carlsberg believes that sustainability is vital to their business. Carlsberg’s environmental policy with respect to energy usage is to strive to use all kinds of energy sources as effectively as possible, and regularly assess the possibilities of introducing renewable energy in order to reduce their carbon footprint.
Carlsberg India partnered with CleanMax Solar with an aim to develop India’s first solar brewery at Alwar and Daruhera, with a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA). CleanMax Solar helped Carlsberg achieve the following threefold benefit: 1. Going green, 2. No capital investment 3. Saving money on electricity units.
For CleanMax Solar engineers, the unique dome-shaped rooftop at their Alwar facility involved various challenges and safety precautions had to be considered before the installation.
- LocationAlwar, Rajasthan
- Capacity471 kWp
- Type of systemDome-Shaped Metal Roof
- Annual generation6.7 lacs units
- Carbon dioxide abated620 tons annually
- Date of commissioningMarch 2016