16 August 2017

Projects Today

Six MW solar power plant commissioned in Neemrana

A one MW solar power plant with diesel generators to provide reliable green energy supply for industrial use, and a five MW model solar power plant were inaugurated in Neemrana on 11 August, 2017.

The project has been built by the Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor Development Corporation (DMICDC) in partnership with the government of Japan. It was dedicated to the nation by Ramesh Abhishek, Secretary, Department of Industrial Promotion and Policy (DIPP).

The project has been implemented in partnership with the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO), government of Japan, with the solar panels and other equipment like inverters, supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system, etc. procured from Japanese companies, including Hitachi, Kyocera, Itochu, Sharp, Solar Frontier and Kaneka.

The power project is spread over an area of 36 acre allocated by the Rajasthan State Industrial Development & Investment Corporation (RIICO) in the Japanese Zone, Neemrana.

The DNSCPL has a power purchase agreement with NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam (NVVNL) for the five MW solar power plant for a period of 25 years.

Neemrana falls in Khushkhera-Bhiwadi-Neemrana investment region, one of the eight industrial nodes being developed in Phase-I of the Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor.