Jamshedpur 31st March 2021: Tata Power on Tuesday said it has bagged an order to set up a 60-megawatt solar power plant for Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited(GUVNL). For this, the work order of the company has been received from GUVNL. This explainer has been for 25 years.
The company has received a letter of award from Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) on March 26, 2021, to develop a 60 MW solar project in the state of Gujarat, Tata Power said in a regulatory filing.
As per the company, the construction of the plant is to be completed within 18 months from the date of the power purchase agreement.
This information was given by Dr. Praveer Sinha, CEO cum MD, Tata Power. He said with this award, the cumulative capacity under development in Gujarat would be 580 MW.
The company will contribute to realizing the country’s commitment to clean and green energy through solar energy. The plant is expected to generate around 156 mega units of energy per year. It will reduce the amount of 156 million kilograms of carbon dioxide.
With this project, Tata Power’s renewable capacity will increase to 4007 MW, out of which 2687 MW is operational.