Sino Lanka Power Gen to install 2MW solar power at Taprobane Seafood Dankotuwa plant
Sino Lanka Power Gen announced its partnership with Taprobane Seafood to supply and install a one-megawatt solar photovoltaic (PV) system at their plant in Dankotuwa. This is the first of a two-phased project with the second megawatt to be installed in two years. The collaboration will result in a 19,000 tonne reduction in Taprobane’s carbon footprint over 20 years.
Established in 2010, the Taprobane Seafood Group is Sri Lanka’s leading seafood company with over 1500 direct employees in 11 processing facilities throughout the north-western and northern province. With high quality standards, social responsibility, and sustainability values, Taprobane’s vision is to be the global leader in sustainable and socially responsible seafood.
Sino Lanka Power Gen provides state-of-the-art equipment, capable of withstanding harsh tropical environments, utilising the latest technology from Canadian Solar and SunPower, alongside Tier 1 purpose-built inverters. The company adopts the latest industry trends -namely IoT, big data, and AI- to ensure their systems perform optimally for well over 20 years.
Sino Lanka Power Gen’s vision is to support the government’s initiatives on the ‘Soorya Bala Sangramaya’ policy statement that sets a target of meeting 70% of the country’s total electricity demand from renewable energy sources by 2030.
Sino Lanka Power Gen is a joint venture between the Sino Lanka Group - an Asian enterprise with investments in real estate, hospitality, chemicals, healthcare, financial services, and rooftop solar, among others, and the Atman Group, an investment holding company with investments in renewable energy, hospitality, real estate, and agriculture.