Consumer Awareness of Solar Energy Products: A Study with Special Reference to Tirupur District
In India, Solar energy Products are launched mainly with the objective to create environmental awareness of mass power consumption and the need to conserve power using Solar energy Products. The major drawback of Solar energy Products is its high cost and space requirement to setup a device. Apart from these drawbacks, the customers must consider the fact that Solar energy Products are highly beneficial not only for the environment but also for human beings for its unique feature of infinite abundant energy. Though most people still prefer the usage of electrical Products, the attitude of the customers is steadily changing owing to the current environmental hazards caused by the former and increasing in the awareness of solar energy. Hence, the present study examines about the customers attitude, preferences and their awareness about the usage of Solar energy Products in Tirupur district of Tamilnadu and their evolution in the market trend.
Dr.M.Venkatraman & Ms.U.Sheeba. (2014 May). A study on customer’s attitude towards solar energy devices. International Research Journal of Business and Management, 5, 53-57.
Angeliki N Manegaki. (2012). Social marketing mix for renewable energy in europe based on Consumer stated preference surveys.Renewable Energy, 39(1), 30-39.
Filippin C, Flores Larsen S,& Mercado V. (2011). Winter energy behavior in multi-family block buildings in a temperate- cold climate in argentina.Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 15(1), 203-219.
Gene R.Heinze & Fry (1986). The economics of home solar water heating and the role of solar tax credits. Land Economics, 62(2), 134 -145.
Whitehead, J.C.& T.L. Cherry.(2007). Willingness to pay for a green energy program: A comparison of ex-ante and ex-post hypothetical bias mitigation approaches. Resource and Energy Economics, 29(4), 247–261.
Copyright (c) 2018 International Journal of Engineering and Management Research
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.