The Indian independent power producer has commissioned the largest solar PV project to date in the Indian state of Telangana, where it is looking to grow its solar portfolio to 510 MW over the next few months.
ReNew Power Ventures Pvt. Ltd. has announced the completion of its 143 MW solar farm in Dichpally, located in Nizamabad district of Telangana, where the company’s current installed capacity stands at 345 MW.
Sri G. Jagadish Reddy, Energy Minister of Telangana opined that the government of Telangana is committed to providing good quality clean power to the industry and the people of the state. ReNew Power is one of the largest renewable energy investors in the state and has a proven track record.
He further mentioned that this state-of-the-art solar plant, which has been commissioned ahead of schedule, will help them meet their peak power requirement this season.
Sumant Sinha, Chairman and CEO of ReNew Power commented that the enabling environment and the support that the administration provides makes Telangana an attractive state for the solar power industry.
Whilst the company is looking to grow its rooftop business, it is also seeking to step up efficiency of its large-scale solar PV projects.
By Baishakhi Dutta