Vikram Solar commissions 20 MW of PV plants in West Bengal
Solar park. Source: Vikram Solar GmbH. License: All rights reserved
January 21 (Renewables Now) - Indian solar energy solutions provider Vikram Solar Ltd has commissioned two 10-MW solar power plants in the state of West Bengal for West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company (WBSEDCL).
One of the two plants is located at Patni, near Kharagpur, and uses Eldora 4BB series 60 cell modules manufactured by Vikram itself. The other is located at Lalgarh, near Midnapore, and utilises Eldora 5BB series 60 cell modules.
Overall, Vikram Solar has more than 940 MW of assets in India, either already commissioned or under execution. In addition to building plants, the company is also engaged in the production of solar photovoltaic (PV) modules, with a total annual production capacity of about 1 GW.