❉ Battery back-up when sunlight is not available ❉ Easy installation Surya Gruha™ SPV Kit Performance Solar Semiconductor’s Surya Gruha™ SPV kit systems are designed for reliable power supply in remote and rural areas where grid electricity is either not available or not reliable. which drives rural household energy ❉ One TV/Radio needs. communities in urban or rural areas. lack of steady source of grid electricity due to limited generation or due to unavailability of transmission infrastructure causes severe hardship to people especially in rural areas. Approximately 10 crore rural families rely on kerosene for lighting in India. While the national and state governments in India have taken several steps in the past to address this issue. commercial establishments and industries). Uninterrupted supply of electricity upon demand (for households.Introduction Electricity is the most basic and essential requirement in sustaining and improving the quality of life. A typical Surya Gruha™ SPV kit system can provide electricity for the following load. ❉ One Fan ❉ 5 CFLs Energy of the Sun is used to generate clean electricity. minimal operating and maintenance costs: o Since the fuel source is the Sun. for offices. there is an inexhaustible source of clean energy over the life of the SPV system o Highly reliable system with no moving parts and modules have a life of over 25 years ❉ Galvanized Mounting Structure for durability ❉ Does not require investment in grid infrastructure development . reliable solution. The Solar PV Kit does not incur any fuel costs. Surya Gruha™ SPV kit for electrification of rural home offered by Solar Semiconductor provides an off-grid. long term (over 25 years). The Surya Gruha™ SPV Kit advantages: ❉ No fuel cost. O&M and replacement costs are also minimal. is the most basic of requirements to ensure improvement in the quality of life and productivity.

residential as well as various specialized applications such as Solar Pumps and Solar Lights. fuses and related components ❉ Other kits may be configured based on load requirements About Solar Semiconductor Solar Semiconductor is a pioneer in offering innovative solutions that leverage Sun’s energy to address various demands of electricity. India with offices in USA and Dubai. A typical solar panel produces DC current when sunlight is incident on it.❉ Optimized to support a pump when required ❉ Offers battery backup for night time use Surya Gruha™ SPV kit comprises the following components ❉ Solar PV Modules ❉ Charge controller ❉ Inverter ❉ Battery Bank ❉ Cables. Solar Semiconductor is an international organization that offers Photovoltaic (PV) solutions. The charge controller conditions the incoming current and directs it to charge the battery or the load through the inverter (DC to AC converter). government. which also manufactures its own PV modules and cells. The charged battery provides electricity when sunlight is not available. products and services to worldwide markets including India. . It is a vertically integrated full service Systems provider. Over 900 employees contribute to the success of Solar Semiconductor. Solar Semiconductor currently has a 195 MW manufacturing capacity and various Systems Integration projects around the world. Market segments addressed include utilities. switches. US and Europe. as required. Solar Semiconductor’s reputation for quality is backed by various certifications it has received from premier international testing organizations including TUV & UL. Applications Applications where Surya Gruha™ SPV kit systems are deployed ❉ Rural Households How does Solar PV system operate? The solar panels that are part of Surya Gruha™ SPV Kit system convert sunlight into electricity. Solar Semiconductor has manufacturing operations in Hyderabad. commercial.

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