The West Bengal Power Development Corporation Limited has taken up Solar Generation as a special initiative. The capacity of the total Solar Generation Installation sums up to 20.85 MW out of which 10.85 MW of rooftop installations are at the Corporation Headquarters at Salt Lake, Kolkata. Apart from that, at Sagardighi Power Project, a 10 MW ground installation and a floating Solar Power plant on Water Body No. 3 having a capacity of 5 MW has been built which is highest in capacity of its type in India.
WBPDCL has already garnered 3 Awards for its outstanding efforts in this field of renewable energy.
On 26-Jun-2019 WBPDCL has competed for the SKOCH Award and won the SKOCH AWARD OF MERIT(GOLD) and SKOCH CORPORATE EXCELLENCE AWARD in the category SOLAR PLANT IN THERMAL POWER PLANT.
Rooftop Solar PV Project
Ground Installed Solar Panels