Evaluation of world’s biggest ultra mega power plant begins

Consultants’ team visits project site

Bhopal, November 25, 2015 (Ataullah Faizan):  World’s biggest ultra mega solar power plant of 750 MW capacity is being set up in Gurh tahasil of Rewa district. Solar power plant’s social and environmental evaluation has begun. A team led by expert consultant appointed for environmental and social evaluation has already visited the project site from November 19 to 21. Members of the team also held one-to-one discussions with villagers and sought feedback on social impact of the project on them. The team found that proper place has been selected for the project. The team will submit its report in 2 months.  It is noteworthy that the project is being set up by Rewa Ultra Mega Solar, joint venture company of Madhya Pradesh Energy Development Corporation and Solar Energy Corporation of India. Government land for the project has been allotted and acquired. The state government is acquiring private land for the project through mutual consent.