Karnataka I

Karnataka I is a 40-megawatt solar power plant located in Koppal District in the state of Karnataka and was commissioned in January 2018.

It was developed by Delhi-based SolarArise India Projects Pvt Ltd, an innovative operator of grid-connected solar power projects in India. Since fall 2018, ThomasLloyd has been the largest shareholder with a significant stake in SolarArise.

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Project overview

Location

India

Capacity

41 MW

Project size

721,049 m²

Impact

Construction jobs created

480

Electricity reach (people)

51,507

New permanent jobs created

36

CO2 avoidance (tonnes p.a.)

57,408

Project details

Location
Koppal District, Karnataka, India
Supplier/manufacturer
Solar Modules: JA Solar (China); Solar inverters: Sungrow (China); Inverter transformer: Shilchar (India); Power transformer: Raychem (India); Mounting systems: NewSol AG (Switzerland); Control panels: ERL (India), Techno Craft (India); HT cables: Polycab (India); LT Cables: Polycab (India); String cable: Lapp (Germany); Junction boxes: Trinity Touch (United Kingdom)
General contractor (EPC)
Juwi India Renewable Energies
Operations & maintenance
Juwi India Renewable Energies
Insurer (coverage ratio)
ICICI Lombard General Insurance Company (100%)
Status
In operation since January 2018

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