NVVN commissions 500 kW ground mounted solar PV project

NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam Limited (NVVN) has commissioned a 500 kW ground mounted solar photovoltaic (PV) project at Indian Institute of Management -Udaipur, Rajasthan.

The project has been implemented by NVVN under the renewable energy service company (RESCO) model, with a power purchase greement duration of 25 years. The project will generate approximately 745,000 units of electricity annually, thereby fulfilling 25 per cent of IIM Udaipur’s total electricity demand. Moreover, the ground mounted project is expected to reduce CO2 emissions by 530 tonnes per year. The cumulative capacity commissioned by NVVN on RESCO modes stands at 1.60 MW.