"The project comprised of putting together 8,472 solar panels on 27 carports spread over 20,289.9 square meter of area. The entire solar plant is aimed towards reducing 1,868 tonnes of CO2 annually," the company said in a statement.
It's common knowledge that Kerala has a wide expanse of water bodies. A lesser known fact is that the Kerala state irrigation department is close to formulating a plan to use the reservoirs of dams like the one behind me as bases to generate solar power.
"Bosch Limited, a leading supplier of technology and services, has commissioned a 12 MW solar project for Cochin International Airport Limited (CIAL)," the company said in a press release.
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy will inaugurate CIAL's green initiative--a 12MWp solar power project set up on the premises of the airport on August 18, Airport Managing Director V J Kurien told reporters here.
"The CIAL board meeting, chaired by Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has declared that the company's profit before tax stood at Rs 179.30 crore (in FY 2014-15). It was Rs 157.46 crore in the last year (fiscal)," a CIAL statement said here.
Larsen & Toubro is a USD 14 billion technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services conglomerate with global operations.
SAP integrates Cochin International Airport's systems and processes for greater transparency and superior governance.