SJVN has bagged its first 15 MW grid connected floating solar PV power project at Nangal pond, near village Neilla, district Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh. SJVN has bagged the project on a Build Own and Operate basis through e-reverse auction held by Solar Energy Corporation of India.
Nand Lal Sharma, CMD, said, “The company is focusing on developing renewable energy to emerge as major contributor in realizing government of India’s vision to generate 500 GW energy by 2030 from non-fossil sources.”
The cost of developing this project shall be approximately Rs 100 crore.
SJVN now has 11 solar power projects of 2965 MW capacity under different stages of development with a total portfolio of more than 16800 MW. These recent addition of new projects is taking SJVN to new heights.
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