22 May 2018
The first 30KW solar power plant on the roof of DABS, located in Dehmazang, was opened by Eng. Amanullah Ghalib, chief executive officer of DABS.
During the inauguration of the project, Mr. Ghalib stated: the device daily could supply around 120 KWH of the DABS and Kabul Breshna’s power and as well he added: "With this plan, solar power instrument will be installed on the roofs of government offices and residential homes, and the owners of homes will use solar power instead of hydropower and thermal power."
This solar power plant (no back up battery) is directly connected to the network, it will only generate power from the day. It is worth mentioning that, with the implementation of this plan, fifteen megawatts of electricity will be supplied to a number of ministries and government institutions in the first phase, and the second installment of solar power plant installation will begin roofs top.
The project, funded by the German International Cooperation Organization (GIZ) which has been completed under the supervision of DABS renewable energy.
It should be reminded, the inauguration ceremony was attended by high-ranking official, some representative of people in national assembly, a number of DABS employees and representatives of domestic and international media.