Airtouch Solar Ltd. (Airtouch) announced the signing of contracts for the supply of Airtouch’s water-free robotic cleaning systems for 3 of ReNew Power’s new Solar PV plants in Rajasthan, India, to be commissioned by early 2022. The contracts include the supply, erection, testing, commissioning, operation and maintenance of Airtouch robotic cleaning systems for 25 years and is valued at $7.6 Million. The robotic cleaning systems for ReNew’s solar plants will be supplied from Airtouch’s production plant in Israel and the company’s manufacturing plant in India that is currently being established.
Sanjay Varghese, President, Solar, ReNew Power: “The adoption of robotic waterless cleaning systems for solar panels, by ReNew Power, will not only help in conserving water but will also bring greater efficiency in the cleaning of solar panels. The new system will service ReNew’s solar plants in Rajasthan.”
Nick Lanir Brown, CEO, Airtouch Solar: “We thank ReNew Power for choosing Airtouch Solar as the preferred system for cleaning solar panels. We trust it is the beginning of a successful long-term cooperation between the companies.”
About Airtouch: Airtouch, an Israeli-based public company, traded in the Tel-Aviv Stock Exchange, developed a cutting edge autonomous, water-free robotic PV panel cleaning solutions for utility-scale photovoltaic (PV) installations. Airtouch began operating in 2017, and was founded by Yanir Allouche, who serves as its Chairman. Company’s headquarters and manufacturing factory are based in Israel. The company holds unique array of intellectual property and patents in various registration stages over the globe. According to the company, the water -free robotic cleaning solution developed by it, is ideal for solving the painful problem faced by PV developers due to accumulation of dust on the solar panels. The target market for robotic cleaning solutions is estimated by the company at approximately USD 11 billion, of which 95% still operates without robotic cleaning solutions these days. For more information please visit: www.airtouchsolar.com