Renewable Energy

Sunshine Energy Pvt Limited (SEL) is a fully-owned subsidiary of Sunshine Holdings PLC which operates in the renewable energy sector in Sri Lanka with a combined capacity in excess of 7MW – in mini-hydro and Solar power generation. Having commissioned Waltrim Hydropower Pvt Limited (generating capacity of 1.6MW) in 2012 and Upper Waltrim Hydropower Pvt Limited (generating capacity of 2.6MW) in 2016 and the 3rd such powerplant, Elgin Hydropower Pvt Limited (capacity of 2.4MW) in 2019. The company also operates three rooftop solar projects with an approximate capacity of 1MW being produced to the national grid.

The Energy sector strategies encompass the Sunshine Holding PLC Group vision of contributing and being involved in Nation building ventures in the Renewable energy vector in Sri Lanka. Given the impetus of developing the renewable energy sector in Sri Lanka and reducing the carbon footprint of the Country – with the ever increasing energy demand to be fulfilled is the long-term goal of the company.