World's largest solar park functional in Kurnool
Kurnool solar park in Andhra Pradesh was recently commissioned and fully grid-synchronised after the commissioning and hooking to the grid of the last 20 MW, developed by the Adani Group. The group was awarded a 50-MW portion of the entire capacity, 30 MW of which was commissioned by its subsidiary Prayatna Developers at the end of June. Kurnool will remain the world's largest solar park for a long time as most GW-scale projects globally are under development. Previously, the 648MW solar park at Kamuthi in Tamil Nadu was India's largest. India intends to generate 175 GW of renewable energy till 2022. Of this, a 100 GW would be from solar power. Till May 2017, the country had achieved a target of nearly 12.28 GW of solar energy.