India is one of the few country in the world with highest solar electricity production per watt installed, Solar Power in India is the fastest growing industry and continuing to develop the electricity with solar power projects in Tamil Nadu,Rajasthan,Gujarat and Maharashtra. These states are also the top five states in India with highest wind electricity generation.
Bhadla Solar Park near Jodhpur district of Rajasthan is the largest solar park in India, spread over a total area of 10,000 acres. The park has total capacity of 2,255 MW and NTPC announced that it had commissioned 115 MW on 22 February 2017.
Kamuthi Solar Power Project is the largest single location solar power plant in the world, located at Kamuthi in Tamil Nadu. The Kamuthi solar plant the world’s largest solar power plant with a capacity of 648 MW commissioned by Adani Power.
Charanka Solar Park, Gujarat
Charanka village solar park is one of the Asia’s biggest solar park, located at northern Gujarat. The site is the world’s second largest photovoltaic power station and spread across 5,384 acres of unused land.
Sakri Solar Power Plant is the largest solar power plant in Maharashtra, located at Dhule district in Maharashtra. The 125 MW Shivajinagar Sakri solar plant is also one of the largest of its kind solar projects in the country.
Welspun Solar MP project of 151 MW is one of the largest solar power projects in India. The project will use solar energy for electricity generation and an upcoming 750MW solar power plant in Rewa district of Madhya Pradesh will be largest solar plant in India.
Dhirubhai Ambani Solar Park was constructed by Reliance Industries near Pokhran in the Jaisalmer district of Rajasthan. The solar park is one of the largest in the Thar Desert and also biggest in the state of Rajasthan.
Upcoming Solar Power Plants in India are 750MW solar power plant in Rewa district of Madhya Pradesh,Kurnool Ultra Mega Solar Park,Ananthapuramu Ultra Mega Solar Park, biggest solar power plant in Tamil Nadu,India’s largest solar park in Rajasthan,Reliance Group to develop more solar park in Rajasthan and also Karnataka to set up world’s biggest solar park.