Assam CM Inaugurates First Solar Power Plant In Udalguri District

Assam CM inaugurates first Solar Power Plant in Udalguri district

It is being built in accordance with the Assam Solar Energy Policy 2017 (Build, Own and Operate) model located at Lalpul district, Udalguri.

According to the Assam Power Department the solar plant is estimated to generate at least 5 million units of electricity. Its value is Rs 300 crore.

The residents of Udalguri, Sonitpur, and Darrang districts in Assam will reap the benefits of the new power plant.

Sarma took to Twitter to announce that Assam had inaugurated its first solar power station under the Assam Solar Energy Policy 2017, 2017 at Lalpul in Udalguri District.

“We are motivated by Adarniya Shri @narendramodi’s vision. We have committed ourselves to shift towards clean energies in the next 5 year.”

Assam Power Distribution Company Limited, (APDCL), and Azure Power Solar were also complimented by the Assam CM for successfully setting-up the 25-MW solar power plant project.