The hybrid solar system is grid-tied with battery storage. It features a specialized 'smart' inverter capable of efficiently transmitting direct current (DC) power to and from your batteries. Additionally, it can seamlessly channel alternating current (AC) power between the grid and your home as needed.

Popular Questions

Why solar?

  • Your power cost (electricity bill) will decrease, and your profitability will increase for the next 30 years.

  • 40% Accelerated Depreciation (AD) benefit.

  • 5% interest subsidy.

  • Free electricity for the next 25 years.

  • 100% funding.

  • Your liability gets converted into an asset.

  • You can transition to solar without affecting your financials. Also, your electricity bill gets converted into EMIs, making solar essentially free for you.

How do solar panels work?

Solar panels function by converting sunlight into electricity through semiconductor materials. When sunlight hits the panels, it generates electron-hole pairs, leading to the creation of an electric current. An inverter then converts this current into usable AC electricity, making it suitable for powering homes and businesses.

What are the different types of solar panels available?

Poly Crystaline, Mono crystasline,

What is the warranty period for solar panels?

Solar panel warranty period ranges between 25 to 30 years, depending on the type of solar panel you choose. Even after 25 to 30 years, solar panels continue to operate at 80% accuracy.

Which brands of solar panels do you offer?


Among the many available brands, we recommend solar panels for their superior efficiency in generating units compared to others. Brands like Rayzon and Reneweys stand out, especially for their exceptional generation capabilities.

What sizes are available for solar panels?

The size of a solar panel can vary based on factors such as wattage, design, and manufacturer. Solar panels are usually measured by their wattage, indicating the amount of electrical power they can generate under standard test conditions (STC). Typical solar panels range in size from approximately 15 square feet (1.4 square meters) to 24 square feet (2.2 square meters).

Will my solar power system generate energy when there's no sunlight?

Solar panels primarily generate energy when exposed to sunlight, but they can still produce some electricity during cloudy days, early morning, late evening, and even in moonlight, although at significantly reduced rates. However, their output is minimal during nighttime or in complete darkness.

What are the advantages of going solar?

Going solar provides financial savings through reduced electricity bills, contributes to a sustainable environment by reducing carbon emissions, and offers energy independence. This shields against rising utility costs and protects against grid outages.

Who can benefit from solar power systems?

Residential, Commercial, Industrial, and more. We'll provide additional information as needed.

What is a Hybrid solar system?

The hybrid solar system is grid-tied with battery storage. It features a specialized 'smart' inverter capable of efficiently transmitting direct current (DC) power to and from your batteries. Additionally, it can seamlessly channel alternating current (AC) power between the grid and your home as needed.

What is an Off-Grid solar system?

Off-Grid Solar Power System operates independently of the grid, equipped with batteries that store the solar power generated by the system.

What is an On-Grid solar system?

On-Grid Solar Power System is a solar power generation system connected to the utility grid. The electricity produced by the system is routed to the grid, where it is used to power various appliances.

Are there maintenance costs associated with solar panels?

No maintenance is required as there are no moving parts. However, we recommend an Annual Maintenance Contract (AMC) for projects exceeding 100 kW, which would be approximately 2% of the project cost annually. For solar plants below 100 kW, we can provide training for your personnel on how to clean the solar panels.

What are the various types of solar installations?

  • Rooftop Solar

  • Ground-Mounted Solar

  • Floating Solar

  • Building-Integrated Photovoltaics (BIPV)

  • Off-Grid Systems

  • Grid-Tied Systems

  • Hybrid Systems

Tell me something about your company (Powermitra)?

We are Solar aggregators. We are online paltform and one stop solution for all your solar PV needs. We focus to provide you non stop quality services. I can send you our company profile as well

In which areas do you operate?

We operate Pan India.

Where is your office located?

Our registered office is located in Grant Road, and we have branch offices in Andheri, Malad, Virar, and Dadra and Nagar Haveli (DNH).

Have you installed solar plants that have been operational for over 25 years?

We have been in this business for the last 15 years, sir. Consequently, we have projects that are 12 to 13 years old.

Where are your company's offices? can I visit?

Our headquarters are located in Andheri, and our partner's factory is in Dadra. You are welcome to visit whichever location is more convenient for you.

How many partners does your company have?

2 Partners: Solarinertia & ORB Energy

Can we refrain from sharing details about our company?

I understand your concern about privacy and confidentiality. We would like to extend an invitation for you to visit our factory located in DADRA NAGAR HAVELI. This visit will provide you with an opportunity to build trust in our operations. Meanwhile, we will also send you our company profile for a background check.

What services do you provide?

We offer services such as high-quality installation, commissioning, cleaning, funding, and design. We provide comprehensive solutions for all your Solar PV needs.

Why should I choose Powermitra?

We are an online platform that only onboards EPCs (Solar installers) with high credibility in the market and authorized certifications at national and international levels. We follow a stringent onboarding process for EPC selection.

Why choosing Powermitra is the best and budget-friendly option?

Sir, I'd like to highlight that we have successfully completed 100+ projects in your locality through our partners, who have had a local presence here for the last 25 years. Our prices are highly competitive as we deal in bulk without compromising on quality. We invite you to our solar plant for a live demo on Dadra Demni Road. Could you please let us know a convenient time for you to visit our plant, or we can also arrange a visit to your factory.

What are the financial advantages of using solar energy?

Solar energy provides numerous financial benefits:

1. Reduced Energy Bills: By generating your electricity, you can significantly reduce or even eliminate your monthly electricity bills, leading to substantial long-term savings.

2. Return on Investment (ROI): Although solar panel systems have a relatively high upfront cost, they typically pay for themselves over time, offering substantial ROI, especially with incentives and tax credits.

3. Tax Incentives: Many governments offer tax incentives and rebates to encourage solar adoption, such as the Investment Tax Credit (ITC) in the United States, significantly reducing installation costs.

4. Net Metering: Earn credits for excess electricity your solar panels generate and feed back into the grid, offsetting future electricity bills during periods of lower energy production.

5. Increased Property Value: Solar panels can enhance the resale value of your home, attracting potential buyers interested in energy-efficient homes with lower operating costs.

6. Energy Independence: Producing your electricity makes you less reliant on fluctuating utility prices, providing stability amid rising energy costs.

7. Environmental Savings: While not a direct financial benefit, using solar power reduces your carbon footprint, aligning with corporate sustainability goals and potentially leading to long-term cost savings and improved brand reputation.

8. SREC Income: In some regions, you can earn income through Solar Renewable Energy Certificates (SRECs) by selling the environmental benefits of your solar power generation.

9. Low Maintenance Costs: Solar panels have minimal maintenance requirements, resulting in low ongoing expenses once the system is installed.

10. Energy Storage Options: Pairing your solar system with energy storage (batteries) can further enhance financial benefits by allowing you to store excess energy for use during peak demand or power outages.

How can I calculate the per-unit price based on my bill amount in different regions?

  • PPU (Per Unit Cost) = (Total Bill Amount - Demand Charges) / Total Units Consumed

  • Total Units Consumed = (Total Bill Amount - Demand Charges) / PPU

  • Project Size (KW) = Total Units Consumed / 111

  • Project Cost = Project Size * 50000

Why is going solar considered expensive?

Solar is free for you; we can convert your electricity bill into EMI with 100% funding. After the loan tenure, enjoy free electricity for the next 25 years.

How does interest subsidy benefit me?

Interest subsidies for solar result in lower loan rates, rendering solar installations financially viable for a broader audience. By promoting investment and mitigating upfront costs, these subsidies play a crucial role in fostering the adoption of renewable energy. They contribute to sustainability goals and stimulate economic growth.

How can I calculate solar prices for residential and industrial areas based on my bill amount?

PPU (Per Unit Cost) = (Total Bill Amount - Demand Charges) / Total Units Consumed


Total Units Consumed = (Total Bill Amount - Demand Charges) / PPU


Project Size (KW) = Total Units Consumed / 111


Project Cost = Project Size * 50000

How to calculate solar requirement ?

Number of Units divided by 111 units.

How much area is required for solar installation?

Thumb rule: 1 kW = 100 sq ft (Please note that this may vary depending on the site and type of installation).

Will my solar panels continue to operate during power outages or load shedding?

Solar panels alone do not supply electricity during load shedding or power outages as they are designed to shut down for safety reasons. However, when combined with an energy storage solution such as batteries, solar panels can provide backup power. During daylight hours, the panels generate electricity, which is stored in the batteries. When the grid goes down, the stored energy can be utilized to power your home or essential appliances, ensuring reliable electricity during load shedding or outages. It is crucial to install a compatible battery system for this purpose.

What is captive use in the context of solar energy?

Captive use refers to the utilization of solar panels for generating electricity onsite, directly powering the property or business. This approach provides cost savings, energy independence, and environmental benefits by reducing dependence on external grid power and utilizing renewable energy sources for internal needs.

Are subsidies available for industrial users?

Interest subsidy of 5-7% is available.

What size of solar plant is suitable for my factory?

It depends on your monthly unit consumption. For example, if you consume 10,000 units in a month, then you require a 90 kW solar plant to make your electricity bill zero, considering 3.67 units per kW generation on a conservative side.

Are solar panels operational and efficient during rainy seasons?

During the rainy season, solar panels continue to generate electricity, but their efficiency is reduced due to decreased sunlight. Cloud cover and rain limit direct sunlight, affecting the performance of solar panels.

Can solar panels produce electricity during nighttime?

Solar will not work at night as it generates electricity during the daytime only.

What is the weight of solar panels?

Approximately 25kg to 28kg.

Do I still need to pay my electricity bill after installing solar panels?

you may still receive a reduced electricity bill or just minimal charges or fixed charges

Is a battery necessary for my solar system?

We recommend an on-grid system for industrial users because an off-grid system with batteries can significantly impact your financial viability, leading to a higher breakeven point and lower Internal Rate of Return (IRR).

How long does the installation process take?

Generally, a 100kW solar installation takes about 2 months. The duration of the solar panel installation process can vary but typically spans a few months. The initial stages, including site assessment, design, and permitting, may take a few weeks to a couple of months. Equipment procurement usually takes a few weeks. The actual installation itself spans a few days to a couple of weeks, followed by inspection and interconnection, which might take an additional few weeks. Finally, testing, commissioning, and ongoing monitoring and maintenance are conducted to ensure the system's efficiency and longevity. The overall timeline can be influenced by factors such as system size, local regulations, and weather conditions.

What is the maintenance cost and frequency for solar systems?

If the project size is small, there is no maintenance cost involved. You simply need to clean your panels twice a week. However, we also offer cleaning services, and if you're interested, we can provide you with a quotation.

Is solar energy suitable for the chemical industry?

Utilizing solar energy in the chemical industry has the potential to save costs and minimize environmental impact, contingent on the energy requirements and infrastructure of the company.

Do residential and commercial solar installations differ in size?

Same size for Residential & Industrial

Will your company assist with roof installations?

Yes, we can also assist you with the roof. We have an online platform where you can find solutions for all your solar needs.

What does DIY stand for?

DIY stand for do-it-yourself

What if I have rental property?

Landlords can install solar panels on rental properties, but they should first check local regulations and lease terms. Consideration of costs, potential energy savings, and property value enhancements is crucial. Open communication with tenants is vital to reach an agreement before implementing any changes. If landlords grant permission, tenants may also install solar panels with mutual understanding.