New Delhi, May 9 UNI | 3 months ago

State-run NHPC Ltd has signed an agreement with Kerala State Electricity Board Ltd (KSEB) to develop solar power projects in Kerala.

In the first phase, NHPC will take up implementation of 50 MW grid linked solar power project at West Kallada Panchayat in Kollam district of Kerala, according to a release issued here today.

The agreement was signed yesterday by Mr Kanwar Singh, Executive Director (Consultancy and Joint Venture), NHPC and Ms K Valsala Kumari, Chief Engineer, Corporate Planning and Safety Commissioner, KSEB.

Kerala Power Minister Aryadan Mohammed, KSEB chairman and managing director M Sivasankaran and other senior officers of NHPC and the Government of Kerala were also present.

(Posted on 10-05-2014)