Kolkata, Apr 1 UNI | 4 months ago

Four solar power stations of NTPC Limited -Talcher (10 mw), Faridabad (5mw), Unchahar (10 mw) and Rajgarh(30 mw) - have started commercial operation successfully.

With the commissioning and commercial declaration of the above units, the total capacity of non-conventional energy projects of NTPC has reached 75 MW and the total commissioned and commercial
capacity of NTPC Group has touched 43,019 MW and 41,859 MW, respectively, India Coal Market Watch (ICMW) reported.

NTPC had commercially declared a 10 MW solar power plant in Talcher, Odisha, on March 28.

The power purchase agreement (PPA) has been already been
signed with DVC for the 10 MW solar plant out of which 8 MW is
located near Stage II area of the permanent township of the plant
and the remaining 2 MW near village Pathermunda (adjacent to NTPC
plant), the statement added.

(Posted on 01-04-2014)