TPREL signs PPA with Tata Motors for setting up 12 MWp solar power project in Maharashtra

Tata Power Renewable Energy Limited (TPREL) has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with Tata Motors for setting up 12 MWp on sie solar power project in Maharashtra.

The solar power project would be set up at Tata Motors’ commercial vehicle manufacturing facility in Pune, Maharashtra.

The installation is collectively expected to generate 17.5 million units of electricity every year, which will meet nearly 17.2 per cent of the annualised requirement, potentially mitigating over 12,400 tonnes per kWh of carbon emission each year.The solar project is to be commissioned within six months after the PPA gets signed. The PPA will include rooftop installations. This 12 MWp project adds to existing 8.73 MWp summing to 20.73 MWp for Tata Motors across commercial vehicle business unit, Pune.