SolarTown Energy Solutions Pvt. Ltd. is a pioneer in India’s solar industry specializing in the sale, lease and installation of solar rooftop systems for residential, commercial and industrial customers. SolarTown empowers businesses and homeowners to take control of their electric bills by adopting clean solar power at a fixed cost that is lower than DISCOM rates. Shielding its customers against rising energy costs, SolarTown offers two options: direct purchase of a system with accelerated depreciation tax benefits and payback periods as low as five years, or lease of a system with no upfront costs and a fixed rate going forward. Its confidence in its systems is reflected in a unique 15-year performance guarantee and hassle-free O&M service. With over 100 installations and an impressive customer base of some of India’s top corporates, such as Infosys, Axis Bank, RBL Bank, Renault-Nissan, Plant Engineering and Aachi Group, SolarTown is India’s preferred supplier of solar rooftop systems from 1 kW to 500 kW.
Vikram Dileepan, founder and CEO of SolarTown, is instrumental in starting the business in early 2012. Vikram has been the vision behind SolarTown focusing his efforts as a solutions architect in the solar rooftop segment introducing unique financial models catering to individual customer needs. He leads an enthusiastic and enterprising team at SolarTown with his solid experience in executing and implementing diverse projects.
He has worked in various engineering roles in the shipping and power industry. His international experience comes with being a Marine Engineer at Torm, one of the world’s leading carriers of refined oil products based out of Denmark. His leadership role at Zen Power Services being responsible for a turnaround operation of ₹40 million, served as a strong foundation for starting SolarTown.
He is an engineering graduate from Birla Institute of Technology and Science and a certified marine engineer.
I’ve demonstrated my vision for the Indian solar market early, by introducing accessible financing programs for small business and homeowners. We are changing the energy landscape in India by helping customers save money on their energy bills, reduce their carbon footprint, and take control of their energy usage.
Dhanush Kuttuva is SolarTown’s Chief Operating Officer. In less than three years, Dhanush has helped grow SolarTown’s customer base and added a robust pipeline with his diverse expertise in client servicing and operational roles.
Dhanush has been a program manager at Amazon India and Deputy Manager at Ashok Leyland, where he was responsible for strategic sourcing in the vendor development division.
An engineering graduate from Anna University, he also holds a post-graduate degree in Strategy and Operations from National Institute of Industrial Engineering, Mumbai.
As COO, I’ve helped to build SolarTown’s customer base and build traction in the solar market. Customers love the high quality, reliable solar systems backed by our asset management services.