• Electrical India
  • Nov 13, 2017

Tata Power awarded for establishing and early commissioning of the 100 MW solar plant

 Tata Power, India's well known integrated power company, revealed that its wholly owned subsidiary, Walwhan Renewable Energy Limited (WREL), has been awarded for establishing and commissioning a large-scale 100 MW solar power plant, Karnataka. The award was bestowed to WREL team by the Honourable Chief Minister of Karnataka Siddaramaiah at 'Power Awards' 2017. This was done via competitive bidding under the state solar policy.

  The award function was presided by the Honourable Chief Minister of Karnataka and hosted by the Karnataka Energy minister, D.K.Shiva Kumar. It was attended by all the top officials of the State Energy departments and utilities like KPTCL, BESCOM, MESCOM, etc. and leaders from the renewable energy sector.

  Ashok Sethi, Executive Director and COO, Tata Power, said, “We are happy to receive this award for establishing and early commissioning of our 100 MW solar power plant in Karnataka. This award is a testament to our superior engineering capabilities and in-depth technological know-how. We would like to thank the Honourable Chief Minister of Karnataka as well as the Energy Minister for recognising our efforts towards ensuring reliable power for all.”