Adani Enterprises Ltd announced the commissioning of Punjab largest solar power plant of 100 MW, at an investment of Rs 640 crore. The plant has been set up by its subsidiary Adani Green Energy Ltd. The solar plant is not only the largest project in Punjab but will also prove to be the largest tracker-based solar project in the country. The plant is situated at Sardargarh & Chughe Kalan, Bhatinda.
The company said it is using top notch technology to set up the entire 100 MW solar plant project, which has started commissioning almost six months ahead of schedule. Indirect and direct employment opportunities were created for a total of around 300-400 personnel. The technology used for setting up this plant includes Poly Crystalline Silicon PV Modules and Horizontal Single Axis Tracker (HSAT).
This plant will be India’s biggest HSAT plant at a single location. The plant spreads over approximately 641 acres of land with the evacuation of 132 kV Balluana Substation through Double circuit 132 KV transmission line. The annual energy yield is expected to be approximately 88,000 Mwh/annum. Adani Group has also signed a JV with the Rajasthan government to develop the country’s largest solar park in the state with 10,000 MW capacity.