New-age Startups Are Addressing The Intermittent Nature Of Renewable Energy And The Limitations Of Its Ability To Ramp Up

The roadmap for assured supply of clean energy indicates the need for a clear-cut policy and regulatory framework for energy storage.

The Government of India has set a target of 175 GW of renewable energy installed capacity by the end of 2022. Which Includes 100 MW of solar power. Since renewable energy has always been an important integral part for India’s growth, India needs a collaborative approach to scale innovative solar energy solutions. Hence In the past few years, many start-ups have emerged and are working towards curbing renewable energy sources and are reducing the use of natural assets. In addition, they are also providing end to end solutions to the market and the individuals.  

Following are few start-ups who have brought various innovations in renewable energy space.

Vikram Solar
Vikram Solar Limited is an Indian company based in Kolkata and the second-largest solar energy company in India by revenue. The company’s primary business focus is manufacturing solar PV modules and also carries out engineering, procurement and construction services and operations and maintenance of solar power plants.

The Sun has been around since life has existed, at MYSUN, they are committed to lead this revolution and change the way solar energy is perceived, bought and sold today. Their pioneering online marketplace platform, together with strong engineering and technology infrastructure, delivers end-to-end solutions for all your solar needs. From helping you understand the need to clarifying your doubts, to assisting you buy and set up the system, and all the way to maintaining it, we are here for you. They provide you with an unbiased and personalized Solar Score, a reflection of your solarization potential and its financial benefits.


Oorjan, is a technology and finance enabled distributed solar company offering premium solar, easy finance and peace of mind to consumers - residential, commercial and industrial. They are present across 14 states in India with 1000 customers with a proprietary remote monitoring tool (IoT) with financial and generation tracking. Oorjan is one of the most innovative and fastest-growing platforms for rooftop solar in India. Oorjan Technology Making the solar adoption process easy is not easy, and they are hard at work leveraging technology to help solve this.    

Azure Power
Their mission is to be the lowest-cost power producer in the world. They sell solar power in India on long-term fixed-price contracts to our customers, at prices which in many cases are at or below prevailing alternatives for these customers. Since inception, they have achieved a substantial reduction in total solar project cost, which includes a significant decrease in the balance of systems costs due in part to our value engineering, design and procurement efforts. 

CleanMax Solar

CleanMax is India’s leading solar company pioneering the ‘Energy Sale’ model in rooftop solar in 2012. CleanMax develops projects on a turnkey basis, providing cheaper-than-grid solar power without any upfront investment from its customers. CleanMax is a highly skilled and professional team spread across 6 offices in India and the Middle East. CleanMax has a solution for you. They provide on-site solar power with zero investment at a discount to grid tariff. In certain states, they can supply solar power through the grid from our solar farm. 

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