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750 MW Rewa Solar Project to be inaugurated on 10 July 2020

750 MW Rewa Solar Project to be inaugurated on 10 July 2020

The Prime Minister of India will launch the 750 MW Solar Project at Rewa in Madhya Pradesh on 10 July 2020. The project consists of three units of 250 MW each for the generation of solar energy.

Key Points:

  • The project is situated on a plot of 500 hectares inside a Solar Park with a combined area of 1500 hectare.
  • The Rewa Ultra Mega Solar Limited (RUMSL) has developed the Solar Park. The government has provided financial assistance of Rs. 138 crore for developing the park.
  • The three solar generating units each with a capacity of 250 MW were developed by Arinsun Clean Energy Private Ltd, ACME Jaipur Solar Power Private Ltd., and Mahindra Renewables Private Ltd.
  • The Rewa Solar Project is also the first solar project of India to break the grid parity barrier. Carbon emission approximately equal to 15 lakh ton of carbon dioxide will also be reduced annually.
  • The project will also help in attaining the goal of the installed renewable energy capacity of 175 GW by the year 2022, that will include 100 GW of solar installed capacity.

Note:

  • RUMSL is a Joint Venture Company of Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI), a Central Public Sector Undertaking and Madhya Pradesh UrjaVikas Nigam Limited (MPUVN).

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