AST: Reliable turnkey energy services from the world’s largest RESCO
AST manage almost 3,000 remote cell sites in India, and are seeking to expand into Africa and Southeast Asia
Applied Solar Technologies (“AST”) may be the largest RESCO in the world. They have provided hybrid energy equipment and manage over 2,800 cell sites in India, where they have an uptime SLA > 99.9%. AST have commenced a pilot with Helios Towers Nigeria. AST is also exploring opportunities to offer an energy service proposition in Myanmar, where TowerXchange met Sanjay Deshmukh, President of AST International.
TowerXchange: Please introduce Applied Solar Technologies (AST) to our readers.
Sanjay Deshmukh, President, AST International:
AST is an integrated renewable energy service provider. We’re probably the largest energy service provider outside of China, where equipment is sold on a capex basis, whereas AST is an ESCO.