20MW Gandhar Solar PV Project

The 20MW Gandhar Solar PV project is being developed in under the CPSU Scheme Phase-II Tranche-I of Ministry of New & Renewable Energy, Govt. of India (MNRE). The project is been won by NTPC though Viability Gap Funding (VGF) based competitive bidding done by SECI in 2019 and is being developed in through M/s BHEL under EPC mode inside the existing NTPC Jhanor-Gandhar Gas based power station.

As per the conditions on the CPSU Scheme, the project employs domestic (Indian) PV Modules & Cells (as per the Domestic Content Requirement (DCR) clause of Scheme) and receives VGF from MNRE.

Rated System Power


Annual Energy Yield

45.515 million unit

CO2 Saving Per Annum

39.2 metric tonnes