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

Installation of 40 MW capacity solar PV power plant

Date of Commissioning - 01.05.2015


  • 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


  • Rated System Power

    40 MW

  • Number of Modules


  • 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

  • Number of Avg. Homes Powered

  • CO2 savings per Annum (approx.)

    63,360,000 kgs/yr


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.


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.