Solar power facility for IL&FS Energy Development Company Limited, Madhya Pradesh

Case Study

Owner

IL&FS Energy Development Company Limited

Project

40 MW

Location

Kachaliya, Madhya Pradesh

Module Type

Polycrystalline -230-255Wp

Connection Type

Grid connected

Installer

Vikram Solar Limited

Technical Specifications

Rated System Power

40 MW

Number of Modules

194400

Space Coverage

260 Acres

Inverter

Solar Grid Connected Inverter: 40 nos.

Coordinates

Latitude: 23˚53'17.32"N;
Longitude: 75˚54'12.3"E

Annual Energy Yield

79,200,000 kWh

CO2 savings per Annum (approx.)

63,360,000 kgs/yr

Project USP

The project was awarded to IL&FS Energy Development Company Ltd. by Solar Energy Corporation of India as part of the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (JNNSM) Phase-II, Batch-I scheme run by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Government of India.

Objective

The objective was to set up a solar power plant that would be a benchmark in the country in terms of its design and execution standards.