SJVN secures a 100 MW wind power project

SJVN Limited has won the full quoted capacity of 100 MW wind power project at Rs 2.90 per unit on build, own and operate basis through e-reverse auction.

The company participated in the tariff based competitive bidding for setting up 1,200 MW inter state transmission system connected wind projects in India (Phase – XIII) conducted by Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited. The project will be developed anywhere in India through SJVN’s wholly owned subsidiary, SJVN Green Energy Limited. The tentative cost of the development of this project is Rs 7 billion. The project is expected to generate 262 MU in the first year of commissioning and cumulative energy generation over a period of 25 years will be about 6,574 MU. The project will be commissioned in a period of 24 months from the date of signing of power sale agreement.