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Tata Power commissions 100 MW solar power capacity in AP

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

today said its subsidiary (TPREL) has commissioned 100 megawatt (MW) capacity at the Anthapuramu solar park in

With this, the overall operating renewable capacity of TPREL in the country now stands at 2,215 MW, the company said in a statement.

This project is part of the Ministry of New and (MNRE) scheme for developing grid connected solar power capacity of Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (JNNSM) Phase II, batch-III.

A power purchase agreement has already being signed with the Corporation of for 25 years.

"is focused to constantly proliferate the group's portfolio and we plan to add around 1,000 MW to our portfolio every year, scaling it to 45-50 per cent in the next five years, largely through organic growth," said Praveer Sinha, chief executive officer and managing director, Tata Power.

Tata Power president-renewables said the company continue to seek potential of sustainable growth in and selected international geographies.

The company has organically added 159 MW wind and solar capacity in financial year 2016-17 along with the acquisition of last year.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Mon, July 02 2018. 15:50 IST
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