India’s largest floating solar PV plant commissioned

Last Modified: Wed Mar 22 2017 00:13:40 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 100 kWp
    floating solar PV plant - the largest of its kind in India as on date - indigenously developed by NETRA (NTPC Energy Technology Research Alliance), the R&D arm of NTPC, in collaboration with Central Institute of Plastic Engineering & Technology (CIPET), Chennai.
  • 10 Mar 2017
    Date of commissioning. The floating structure has been installed at NTPC's Rajiv Gandhi Combined Cycle Power Plant (RGCCPP) at Kayamkulam in Kerala.
  • 22 days
    Number of days in which the system was installed by Swelect Energy Systems Ltd, Chennai with support from NETRA and NTPC Kayamkulam station.