The Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), has commissioned a 10 MW solar project which will power its plants at Dhaej, Gandhar, and Hazira located in the state of Gujarat.
This turnkey project will meet the Renewable Power obligation (RPO) of ONGC for Gujarat region and is intended for its captive power usage. Vikram Solar, a PV module manufacturer and EPC solutions provider, provided EPC services for this project and will also provide Operations and Maintenance (O&M) service for a period of three years from the date of commissioning.
The project is spread across 56 acres of land and segregated into eight blocks of 1.25 MW each. The 10 MW project has been powered with 44,144 modules. The project was tendered in December 2016 by Rajasthan Electronic and Instruments Ltd. (REIL) on behalf of ONGC.
Earlier, Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited (MRPL), a subsidiary of India’s state Oil and Natural Gas Corp. (ONGC), commissioned solar projects aggregating 6.063 MW within the MRPL refinery premises in Mangalore, Karnataka. Read More