Inauguration of Bharat Dynamics Limited’s 5 MW Solar plant by Shri Rajnath Singh, Execution of the plant done by Vikram Solar

India, 5th August, 2019: A 5 MW Solar Power Project by Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) was inaugurated by Hon’ble Minister of Defence, Shri Rajnath Singh at Hyderabad. The solar project, executed by Vikram Solar, India’s leading solar energy solutions provider, is expected to generate 79,00,000 units of energy annually and would be used for captive consumption by BDL, at their Kanchanbag Unit. Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) was the consultant for this project and the plant was showcased in BDL’s 50-year celebration as well.

Mr. Kuldeep Kumar Jain, BU Head-EPC, Vikram Solar, shared on the occasion, “Commissioning of the plant was a part of our continued effort to contribute to our country’s greener future. The Solar Power Plant was perceived under ‘300 MW Ministry of Defence Scheme’ with Viability Gap Funding. We depended upon our robust planning and exercised superior operational practices in the field while focusing on client requirements and preferences to successfully complete the project in time. We congratulate Bharat Dynamics Limited for their step towards a sustainable future and hope to be a part of BDL’s further ventures towards greenification.”

The 5 MW plant project has 20,928 nos. of 265 wp and 270 wp modules powering the whole unit. Vikram Solar has a prestigious over 1040 MW (commissioned + under execution) EPC capacity. With proven capacity to handle utility-scale projects (200 MW for APGENCO in Andhra Pradesh, 130 MW for NTPC at Bhadla-Rajasthan, 80 MW for GIPCL at Charanka- Gujarat, 40 MW for IL&FS at Kachaliya- Madhya Pradesh), innovative projects (India’s first floating solar), and airport installations (Calicut, Kolkata, Kochi), Vikram Solar is contributing to the growth of Indian solar revolution.

About Vikram Solar:

Vikram Solar Limited (formerly known as Vikram Solar Pvt. Ltd.) is a leading solar energy solutions provider, specializing in efficient PV module manufacturing and comprehensive EPC solutions. With an international presence in 6 continents, the Company is an active contributor in shaping the solar revolution across continents. Carrying forward the extensive manufacturing experience of the Vikram Group, Vikram Solar, since 2006, is building on a 4-decade-old success story. Vikram Solar’s annual PV Module production capacity stands at 1.1 GW. The Company’s products comply with the international standards of quality, reliability, and performance. As a fully forward- integrated Solar EPC contractor, Vikram Solar deploys world-class technology to design, install, and commission solar projects worldwide.