Solar power & laboratory.





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Project Description

Region: Asia

Country: India

Location: Ahmednagar

Total Budget: $40,890

Areas of Focus: Basic education and literacy, Community economic development, The environment

Project Title : Installation of solar panel and solar technician laboratory equipment.

Purpose of project :To provide free technical education for rural youth and women in rural area ,to give practical training along with skill development in the use of affordable and clean solar energy by setting up a laboratory and also supply solar electricity in rural area.

Location :Samaj Shikshan Sanstha's Shri Nageshwar ITI , Bhandgaon,Bhalawani,Parner taluka , Ahmednagar district ,Maharashtra

Ownership :Private institute registered with directorate of vocational training and education.

Existing supply:Local with voltage fluctuations

Power cuts :Yes

Timeline :1 month to set up the unit.

Number of beneficiaries :50 students and 25 women per year

Usefulness of project :Installing solar panel will make solar power accessible to rural area and enhance effectiveness of technical education disrupted due to power cuts.

Training rural youth and women will provide valuable skills and income generating opportunities by making different kinds of lighting products based on solar power ,repairing and new kind of upcycling. The standard of education and living will also greatly improve in the rural region .

Project Club committee will oversee the training and functioning of the project and give timely reports on the same . Club will contribute 10,000$ to the project .

Total cost of project is

Solar panel :10,50,000 rs

Solar technician laboratory equipment:20,16,815 rs

Total :30,66,815 rs . (40,890.8667 $)

Primary Host Partner

District: 3132

Rotary Club of: Ahmednagar Priyadarshini

Primary Contact: Bindu Shirish Shirsath

Email: binducares@gmail.com

Primary International Partner

District: 3292

Rotary Club of: Central Rupandehi

Primary Contact: Kun Thapa

Email: aakriti.pandey31@gmail.com

Project Status

Need $30,890
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Project listed for the 2021-22 Rotary Year.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project





Central Rupandehi (3292)





Ahmednagar Priyadarshini (3132)





Remaining Amount to Raise

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Amount Requested from The Rotary Foundation






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System Entry

System Entry: Creation of project page.


System Entry

System Entry: Pledge of $6,000 by 9844782756 of the Rotary Club of Central Rupandehi, District 3292.

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