Commercial buildings (offices and other business organizations) depends on electricity for most of their energy consumption needs and the consumption of power in an office building during the day time is much higher which makes them ideally suited to install solar panels and dozens of state and central tax rebate and credit opportunities are available for rooftop-solar systems for the ones interested in using solar energy in commercial buildings. Offices and Businesses can use solar panels and solar thermal panels for a variety of uses including pre-heating ventilation air, water heating, solar cooling and lighting and electricity.
Installing rooftop solar panels to generate solar energy for your commercial building is a great way to show your shareholders and clients that your business cares about the environment and is taking initiative to make it a better place to live in. You can boost to your potential clients about your business minimizing its carbon footprints. Solar system can be set up on commercial buildings for lighting, AC and other usage that can help the business move away from solely relying on grid electricity and thus reducing electricity bills.
Solar energy for commercial buildings is a clear choice as rooftop solar power can meet up to 20% of an office building's electricity requirements in India. Using solar energy for commercial buildings can itself become an income-generating activity as the excess energy can be sold back to the grid giving you great returns on your investment.