Adani Green Energy to build largest renewable energy plant

Adani Green Energy Limited will invest about Rs 1.5 lakh crore for the project.

Adani Green Energy to build largest renewable energy plant

New Delhi: Adani Green Energy Limited is developing a 30 GW renewable energy plant on barren land at Khavda in Kutch of Gujarat over an area of 538 sq km after which the project would be the planet’s largest power plant.

The area of the project in Khavda is approximately five times the size of Paris and almost as large as Mumbai. The first energy project to the national grid was made on February 14, 2024 with 551 MW solar. Adani Green Energy Limited will invest about Rs 1.5 lakh crore for the project.

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The renewable energy project at Khavda will generate both solar and wind energy. Adani Green has already operationalised capacity of 2,000 MW solar energy at Khavda in March 2024.

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The company aims to produce 45,000 MW of renewable energy by 2030. AGEL project site in Khavda is equipped with waterless cleaning robots for the entire solar capacity to counter dust accumulation on panels to increase energy output and help conserve water in the arid Kutch region.

India is poised to avoid about 58 million tonnes of CO2 emissions annually. Adani Green’s renewable energy portfolio is spread across 12 states in which major production taking place in Rajasthan and Gujarat. 

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