20MW Auraiya Floating Solar PV Project

The 20MW Auraiya floating solar PV power project is being developed on the reservoir of NTPC Auraiya Gas Power Station in Uttar Pradesh. The project is a part of NTPC’s initiative to drive the floating solar market in India.

The project has been won by NTPC under the Tariff Based Competitive Bidding conducted in 2019 by Uttar Pradesh New & Renewable Energy Development Authority (UPNEDA) and is being developed under EPC model through M/s L&T. The floaters and anchoring system are being supplied by M/s Purshottam Profiles.

Rated System Power


Annual Energy Yield

39 million unit

CO2 Saving Per Annum

33.6 metric tonnes