TTD and NTPC to sign MoU for solar power projects at Tirumala

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) will enter into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam Limited (NVVN) to commission solar photovoltaic power projects at Tirumala and Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh and purchase solar energy generated from these projects.

The capital cost for the project will be borne by NVVN, and TTD will provide land for 25 years. The power generated will be purchased by the TTD for 25 years at a price determined by the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC).(State sector)