NTPC to execute 1 GW solar park in AP

NTPC to execute 1 GW solar park in AP
04/10/2016 , by , in ALLIED

NTPC Ltd is on course to implementing the country’s largest 1 GW (1000 MW) solar photo-voltaic power generation park at Kadiri in Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh.

Phase one of the project of 250 MW has been completed and has commenced power generation. The balance 750 MW will be completed by next fiscal, once all the clearances are secured and power purchase agreements inked, V.B. Fadnavis, Regional Executive Director (South), NTPC, said.

The power generation major NTPC has an installed capacity of 265 MW of solar photo-voltaic power generation in the South, which includes a 250 MW solar PV unit at Anantapur, a 5 MW unit at Port Blair in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands and a 10 MW solar PV plant in Ramagundam.

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