The Ministry had approved the setting up of four solar parks in Uttar Pradesh (UP) with a total capacity of 440 MW. These solar parks are being set up by Lucknow Solar Park Development Corporation (LSPDC) which is a joint venture of Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) and UP New and Renewable Energy Development Agency (UPNEDA) under UP Government.
A 50 MW solar power plant has already come up in Allahabad, and another 40 MW is ready for commissioning in Jalaun district. With the inauguration of a 75 MW power plant in Mirzapur, the total capacity of solar power plants in UP has gone up to 165 MW.
Adding to that, biddings of 225 MW solar PV power plants will be opened on April 12, 2018. Read More