The Mizoram government is planning to set up four solar power plants and a solar park in different locations around the state. Through this, the state aims to reach closer towards achieving its solar target of 80 MW capacity by the year 2021.
Under the plan, the solar PV plants will be developed in different places in Aizawl, Mamit and Champhai districts of the state. A 20 MW solar park will be developed near Vankal village in south Mizoram’s Champhai district, and a 30 MW solar plant will be constructed at North Lungpher village near Saitual town in Aizawl district. Another 2 MW solar plant will be set up at Tlungvel village and 10 MW solar plant will be set up at Sihhmui in Aizawl district. A 10 MW plant will also be developed at Lengte village in Mamit district.