Trina Solar Modules for 455 MW PV Plant

SB Energy Commissions Solar Power Project In Andhra Pradesh Using Chinese Company’s Poly Panels
03:30 PM (Beijing Time) - 12. June 2017

Key Takeaways

  • Trina Solar of China has provided solar power panels for a 455 MW solar power project in India
  • The Chinese company provided its TALLMAX 72 cell polycrystalline panels for the project
  • It is the largest single order ever that Trina Solar has closed in India
  • SB Energy developed the 455 MW project and commissioned it on March 29, 2017

Chinese tier-I PV module manufacturer Trina Solar has announced that it provided a 455 MW solar power plant in India with its modules. The plant is located in Andhra Pradesh and is developed by SB Energy, a joint venture between SoftBank, Foxconn and Bharti Enterprises in India.

The 455 MW project was connected to the grid on March 29, 2017. Trina provided its TALLMAX 72 cell polycrystalline panels for the project. It is also the largest single order that the Chinese company has ever closed in India.

We are proud to be the trusted partner of SB Energy for its first large-scale solar project in Andhra Pradesh. This is part of our continued effort to contribute to India’s national target of 100GW of solar generation capacity by 2022. We are committed to working with SB Energy in meeting the country’s energy demands through clean sources and building a green and sustainable environment,” said Chairman and CEO of Trina Solar, Jifan Gao.

In April 2017, SB Energy commissioned a 350 MW solar power plant at Ghani Sakunala Solar Park in Andhra Pradesh (see SoftBank’s Indian JV Commissions 350 MW).


Anu Bhambhani

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