ENGIE Signs PPA for 200 MW Solar PV Project in GUVNL’s 1,125 MW Grid Connected Solar PV Power Projects

ENGIE announces the signing of Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for a 200 MW Solar Photovoltaic (PV) project. This project is part of Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited’s (GUVNL) larger project encompassing 1,125 MW grid-connected Solar PV power projects, to be established within the Gujarat State Electricity Corporation’s Renewable Energy Park situated at Khavda, Gujarat. The bidding process by GUVNL took place on February 2, 2024, with ENGIE securing 200 MW at a competitive tariff of ₹2.62 per unit.

GUVNL’s project aims to fortify India’s renewable energy capacity and promote sustainable development in the region.

The 200 MW Solar PV project marks ENGIE’s fourth solar project in the state of Gujarat, showcasing ENGIE’s expertise and leadership in the renewable energy sector. Leveraging advanced technologies and innovative solutions, ENGIE remains dedicated to delivering high quality, reliable, and sustainable energy solutions to communities across India.

Amit Jain, CEO and Country Manager, India, expressed, “The 200 MW Solar PV project under GUVNL’s solar power initiative will address rising energy demands, reduce carbon emissions, and contribute to a greener future. Signing of this PPA marks a significant success for ENGIE India, highlighting our dedication to sustainable energy and India’s renewable energy vision.”

ENGIE looks forward to collaborating closely with GUVNL and stakeholders to ensure the successful implementation and operation of the 200 MW Solar PV project. This will lead ENGIE’s total capacity in Gujarat to 830 MW, further solidifying our position as a major contributor the state’s renewable energy landscape.