500 MW solar power plant to be set up by TANGEDCO at Kadaladi

500 MW solar power plant to be set up by TANGEDCO at Kadaladi

Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) will install a 500 MW solar power plant at Kadaladi in Ramanathapuram district. This will be done with the support of the Central government.

The project is covered under the Union government’s solar power parks programme, a report in The Hindu said. It added that a sum of Rs 15 lakh has been sanctioned for the preparation of a detailed project report (DPR).

Currenty, the total installed capacity of solar power plants in the State is around 2,000 MW. This apart, plants for 1,500 MW are being planned.

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