The growing demand for solar energy and its falling prices together are giving way to increase in the local solar energy panel manufacturers who are, however, reeling under stiff competition from low-cost imports by their Chinese counterparts.
Tata to Moser Baer: Here are the Top 10 Solar Panel Manufacturers in India
Tata BP Solar India Limited
Promoted by the prestigious Tata Group, Tata Power Solar is the country’s largest integrated solar panel manufacturer that has its corporate headquarters in Bengaluru, in Karnataka. Tata Power Solar is engaged in making and supplying solar photovoltaic and solar thermal products to both rural and urban markets. Tata Power Solar is engaged primarily in three distinct segments, which are as follows –
- Manufacturing of solar panel modules.
- Creating innovative solar products.
- Providing EPC services for solar power projects.
HHV Solar Technologies Pvt Ltd
Located in Dabaspet, in Bengaluru, HHV Solar Technologies Pvt Ltd has been engaged in the manufacturing of technologically advanced solar photovoltaic (SPV) modules in the country.The company has carved a niche for itself in this category is a reliable source of SPV technology-based solutions for the commercial and industrial segments alike.HHV Solar Technology Pvt Ltd is a known name and are makers of a diverse range of crystalline silicon PV modules.
Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (Electronics Division)
State-owned electronics division (EDN) of Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) is an eminent name in the solar photovoltaic panel business in India. This company is also headquartered in Bengaluru.
XL Energy Limited
Formerly called XL Telecom and Energy Ltd and based out of Hyderabad as a private limited firm, XL Energy Limited went on to become a public limited company in 1990.The company has made a mark and become an established name in the field of Solar Power production.XL Energy Limited holds special expertise in the field of production of Solar Photovoltaic Modules.
Based out of Greater Noida in Uttar Pradesh, Indo Solar has been a prominent name in the manufacturing of solar cells and modules. Indo Solar firm is engaged in making 36-celled polycrystalline silicon panels, which come with 5-year“workmanship” warranty. The modules they make are ofISL 40W – 100W quality and ISL 120W type.
Moser Baer Photovoltaic Ltd.
Moser Baer Photovoltaic Ltd. is another eminent manufacturer and their expertise is making of 250MW split technology panels. The firm was established in New Delhi in 1983. Moser Baer-manufactured solar products are known to comply with international standards such as UL, IEC, CE, JET, MCS, JIS, CEC, ETL, FSEC, and so on.
ICOMM Tele Limited
A known name in the field of solar panel manufacturing, ICOMM Tele Limited is also one of the largest firms in India.The company is engaged in manufacturing various Solar Photovoltaic (SPV) Products, which include:Indoor Lighting Solution, Outdoor Lighting Solution, Rural Solutions, Energy Saving & Backup Solution, Portable Lighting Solutions and several others
Also called Kotak Solar, the company was set up in 1997 with its roots in Bengaluru. The company is engaged in the manufacture of products that convert solar energy for practical purposes; solar photovoltaic and solar thermal products are the forte of KotakUrja.
Central Electronics Ltd
Primarily an engineering enterprise, Central Electronics Limited was set up in 1974. The company has been certified by TUV Rheinland, in Germany as well. Central Electronics Ltd has been known to be a pioneer in the manufacturing of solar photovoltaic (SPV) cells, modules and systems in the country. It is promoted by the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research.
Founded in 1992, Emmvee Solar are manufacturers of solar photovoltaic systems, photovoltaicmodules and also solar water heaters.