Andhra Pradesh Solar Power Corporation Private Limited (APSPCL) has won the “Best Government Nodal Agency for Solar under NSM-Solar Excellence Award”.
APSPCL is a joint venture between SECI (Solar Energy Corporation of India), APGENCO (Andhra Pradesh Power Generation Corporation Limited) and NREDCAP (New & Renewable Energy Development Corporation of Andhra Pradesh Ltd.).
K. Vijayanand, Chairman of APSPCL has also won the “Sourya Ratna Award”.
This award was given to APSPCL to cumulatively sanction 4,000 MW of solar power generation parks under the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy.
The corporation has involvement in setting up of ultra-mega solar parks at Anantapur (1,500 MW), Kurnool (1,000 MW) and Kadapa (1,500 MW).
Developers have already been selected for 2500MW solar capacity, tendering process is in advanced stage and EPC contracts shall be selected by January. For the remaining 1500 MW, 1000 MW has already been tendered out and 500 MW is close to completion.