A Solar Power Plant with 46 KW installed capacity
was inaugurated at St. Xavier's College, 30 Mother
Teresa Sarani (Park Street), Kolkata on 23 December
2015, Wednesday at 11.30 am at the Rooftop of the
New B. Ed and Library (old Hostel) Building.
"This endeavour has been envisaged as a part of deep concern of the Jesuits on Environmental Issues and also as a follow up action of the recently concluded Climate Change Conference in Paris (COP-15)", said Fr. Felix Raj, SJ, the Principal.
This Green Energy producing Solar Power Plant is the largest among all the colleges in the Eastern part of the country.
Shri Manish Gupta, Hon'ble Power Minister of West Bengal inaugurated the new Plant and Shri Santanu Basu, IAS, Chairman & Managing Director, West Bengal Power Development Corporation, was present present.
Fr. Principal thanked Shri Manish Gupta. Shri Santanu Basu and Fr. Xavier Savarimuthu for the inspiration and support. He also thanked the Vikram Solar company for the successful implementaion of the project within a short duration of three months.