Power, India's largest integrated power utility has achieved a new milestone by
signing a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Tata Motors to commission India’s
largest carport. With 6.2 MWp capacity, the project is expected to reduce 1.6
lakhs ton of carbon emission for Tata Motors in its life time.
grid-connected carport plant requires high-level engineering and customised
designing to assemble the massive carport structures. Furthermore, advanced
technology and intricate planning is Tata Power’s strength which will
facilitate them to execute the project.
Praveer Sinha,CEO & MD, Tata Power said,
"We are excited to partner with Tata Motors to set the largest carport in
India. We are confident that this PPA will complement our efforts to lower the carbon
footprint and we look forward to exploring new ways to harness clean resources
and implement them in our business operations."
Khatri. Vice President PV Operations, Tata Motors said, “We are looking forward
to setting up India’s largest Solar carport with Tata Power as this will help
us reduce our carbon emissions. We are extremely excited about the eco-friendly
future operations and energy consumption.”
carports continue to prove themselves as excellent examples in terms of
‘efficient use of space’ for solar installations and are expected to
demonstrate their potential by being a source of growth for the rooftop sector
in the future.
Power’s solar arm-Tata Power Renewables comes with a successful background of
executing the World’s largest Rooftop at a single location at RSSB,
Amritsar-16MW, 2.67MW at Cochin International Airport, World’s largest solar
powered Cricket stadium - Cricket Club of India with 820.8 kWp capacity, unique
installation of solar vertical farm at Dell Bangalore-120kW, 1.4MW floating
solar at Tata Chemicals, Nellore & many such landmark projects. In
addition, Tata Power Solar is also carrying out an extensive residential
rooftop program across length & breadth of the country to make people aware
on the benefits of savings through solar.