According to reports, Lanco Infratech subsidiary Lanco Solar announced the completion of 56 mw grid connected solar photovoltaic power plants in Gujarat.
It includes three plants of 35 MW owned by Lanco Infra and additional 21 MW built as turnkey EPC for Gujarat Power Corporation Ltd (GPCL), GSPC Pipavav Power Company Ltd, GHI Energy and Gujarat State Electricity Corporation.
These Power Plants will generate upto 90 million units of green electricity annually resulting in reduction of CO2 emissions by 85757 tonnes annually, claimed Lanco Infra in its media statement.
“We look forward to our continued growth here over our existing 56 MW, that we have built as a Developer & an EPC player in the last one and a half years in Gujarat, said Lanco Solar CEO V Saibaba. GPCL partnered with Lanco for its 5 MW PV Project in Gujarat Solar Park at Charanka village.
On Thursday, the state government will dedicate 600 mw of solar power generation capacity, including 214 mw at Gujarat Solar Park. Recently, NKG Infra also announced commissioning of 10 mw of solar project at Solar Park.
Lanco Solar is claiming to be building more than 350 mw of solar farms as a developer and an EPC player. More than 90 MW solar PV is currently operational at different locations in India, Europe and USA. The company is also currently bidding and working on solar projects in Middle East and Africa, read the statement.