PM Shri Narendra Modi is set to inaugurate Asia’s largest solar power plant in Rewa, Madhya Pradesh on July 10, 2020.
- The announcement was made by Madhya Pradesh CM Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan. He said, “PM Shri Modi will be dedicating the 750 MW ultra mega solar power plant to the nation and Union Minister for Power & Renewable Energy Shri RK Singh will also be present.
- The Rewa Ultra Mega Solar Power Project is located in the Rewa district of MP. It has a total solar installed capacity of 750 MW.
- Spread over 1,590 acres of land, it is one of the largest single-site solar power plants in Asia.
- The total cost of the project is expected to be around Rs 4000 crore. In January 2018, the World Bank had approved USD 30 million loans for the internal infrastructure of the project.