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PM Modi Inaugurates 750-MW Solar Power Project In Madhya Pradesh

Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday devoted to the nation a 750-MW photo voltaic mission stated to be Asia’s largest at Rewa in Madhya Pradesh via video convention from Delhi.

The Rs 4,000-crore mission has three items of 250 MW every at a photo voltaic park unfold over 1,500 hectares developed by Rewa Extremely Mega Photo voltaic Restricted (RUMSL), a three way partnership firm of Madhya Pradesh UrjaVikas Nigam Restricted and Photo voltaic Power Company of India (SECI), a central PSU.

Union Energy Minister RK Singh and Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan had been among the many dignitaries current on the event.

Twenty-four per cent of the solar energy produced by the mission will likely be used within the Delhi Metro and the remaining 76 per cent by discoms of Madhya Pradesh.

The Centre gave Rs 138 crore to RUMSL for the mission for which Mahindra Renewables, ACME Photo voltaic Holdings, and Solengeri Energy had been shortlisted via reverse bidding for the three items at tariffs of Rs 2.979, Rs 2.970 and Rs 2.974 for the primary yr.

That is the bottom tariff ever found via a bidding course of for photo voltaic tasks in India.

The mission is a step in direction of India’s dedication to arrange 175GW solar energy capability by 2022.


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