TN ups solar production

By Agency Published on Apr 17, 2018 03:32 PM IST

Theni: State-run NHPC said it has synchronised a 50 MW solar PV project at Theni/Dindigul district of Tamilnadu with the grid.

The project was synchronised with the grid last month in presence of the commissioning team consisting of senior officers from TANGEDCO and the NHPC project officials, an NHPC statement said.

The Power Station has generated 6.87 MU (million units) up to 15 April, 2018. The solar project shall provide an annual generation of 105 MU with sale of entire power to the TANGEDCO in accordance with the power purchase agreement.

The project was executed on EPC (engineering procurement and construction) basis with a time frame of nine months. Domestically manufactured Solar PV modules are used for the project, it added.