Client : PSG Institute of Technology and Applied Research, Coimbatore. PSG Institute of technology is the Leading Educational Institution under the world renowned PSG & Sons charities trust in Coimbatore.
Brief of the project :Parabolic trough system of size 100 square meter is installed for generating steam for cooking application. The system delivers steam with a saving of 30 kg of LPG per day. Since cooking is done in non-solar hours the energy is stored in the form of compressed hot water at temperature of 175°C.
Payback : 2.8 years
Savings : The system saves around INR 2000 per day in the form of LPG savings.
Customer Feed back / Remarks : The system is hybridized with LPG burners for cooking during rainy and cloudy days. This helps in hassle free operation at the cooking end.