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India uncovers the world’s largest Solar power plant

  • Aalok Pradhan
  • December 1, 2016
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Pictures have been discharged demonstrating the sheer size of another solar power plant in southern India.

The office in Kamuthi, Tamil Nadu, has a limit of 648 MW and spreads a range of 10 sq km.


This makes it the largest solar power plant at a solitary area, taking the title from the Topaz Solar Farm in California, which has a limit of 550 MW.

The solar plant, worked in an amazing eight months and supported by the Adani Group, is cleaned each day by a robotic structure, charged by its own particular sun powered boards.

At the full limit, it is evaluated to create enough power to control around 150,000 homes.


The venture is contained 2.5 million individual solar modules, and cost $679m to fabricate.

The new plant has prodded India’s aggregate introduced solar limit over the 10 GW check, as per an announcement by research firm Bridge to India, joining just a modest bunch of nations that can make this claim.

As solar power builds, India is relied upon to end up distinctly the world’s third-greatest solar market from one year from now onwards, after China and the US.

By 2022, India intends to power 60 million homes by the sun. It is a piece of the administration’s objective to create 40 percent of its energy from non-fossil powers by 2030.

This point has been adulated by environmental groups and is trusted will likewise decrease the nation’s issue with air quality. Toward the start of this current month, the contamination level in the capital New Delhi achieved its most exceedingly awful levels in 17 years.

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