Sterling and Wilson, part of Shapoorji Pallonji Group has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Gujarat Energy Research and Management Institute (GERMI) to enhance post-graduate students’ transition their research into the needs of the industry. This program is titled as, “Sterling and Wilson – GERMI graduate research program”.

With this Program, Sterling and Wilson aims at students in their final academic year of their engineering degrees and to transition research in renewable technologies to the Industry. The Industry-Institute internship programme will be specific to renewable energy technologies such as smart grids, storage systems, solar system optimization and other relevant technologies of the future. SWL is as a whole a 360 degree Company which is into electrical, MEP Services, Plumbing, Fire Fighting, Mechanical EPC, Diesel Generators, Turnkey Data Service and Turnkey MEP Services having human assets of nearly 3500 proficient people. Students will receive industrial training, making their immersion into the industry easier.

In a major boost to the ‘Make in India’ campaign. Sterling and Wilson has gone one step further by winning this project in the global solar market against big competition and proving that an Indian Solar EPC can compete globally and proudly say ‘Installed by India’. This GERMI graduate research program will build skilled manpower, to cater to the growing Indian solar market and furthering PM Modi’s ‘Skill India’ Programme. This will create a niche market for employment and foster skill that is required to meet demands of the industry.