Rajasthan Solarpark Development Company (RSDCL) and NTPC have signed an agreement to jointly develop 925 MW capacity Nokh Solar Park at Nokh, Jaisalmer. The agreement was signed by Anil Gupta, Director RSDCL and Mohit Bhargav, Executive Director of NTPC in the presence of Energy Minister – Government of Rajasthan, Dr. BD Kalla, officials of energy department, stakeholders and investors in the field of renewable energy at a recently held ceremony in Jaipur. According to the agreement, RSDCL will develop infrastructure in the solar park and NTPC will develop the solar projects. The agreement is likely to bring investment of more than Rs 4000 crore in the state.
Dr. Kalla apprised that “The state government has given many relaxations and facilities in recently issued Rajasthan Solar Energy Policy, 2019 and Rajasthan Wind and Hybrid Energy Policy, 2019. He appealed to the stakeholders and investors present at the ceremony to come forward and avail the benefits of the policies and tap the untapped vast potential of solar and wind energy available in Rajasthan.”