SunEdison commissions 146 MW of solar
SunEdison has successfully commissioned 146 MW DC of solar power plants in Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The energy from the solar plants will be sold to local distribution companies and private corporations, and should provide 25-years of cost effective, emission free electricity. “SunEdison is transforming India’s electricity supply with quick-to-build, reliable, and cost-effective solar energy,” said Pashupathy Gopalan, SunEdison’s president of India. “SunEdison has built more than 470 MW of renewable energy in India so far, propelling the country towards its goal of installing 175 gigawatts of renewable energy by 2022.”
SunEdison plans to develop more than 1,500 MW of solar and wind energy power plants in India over the next 18 months, and is committed to developing, financing, and building 15.2 GW of renewable energy in the country by 2022. SunEdison is the largest global renewable energy development company and is transforming the way energy is generated, distributed, and owned around the world. The company develops, finances, installs, owns and operates renewable power plants, delivering predictably priced electricity to its residential, commercial, government and utility customers.