Madhya Pradesh Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (MPUVNL) signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with Azure Power Rooftop (Genco) Private Limited for developing 11.2 MW rooftop solar power plant in the state of Madhya Pradesh under the 35 MW Madhya Pradesh Grid Connected Rooftop Solar PV Project on September 29, 2018.
MPUVNL had invited bids for implementation of 26 MW capacity in June 2018. After which, revised Request for Proposal (RfP) was issued for implementation of 35 MW in August 2018. Following which, a total of seven companies had won bids for the same in August 2018.
The project will be executed with technical assistance from the World Bank (WB) and International Solar Alliance (ISA).