Togo Solar Plant With Jakson As EPC Inaugurated

Jun 23, 2021 08:10 AM ET
  • The Head of state of Togo, Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé inaugurated a 50MWp Solar Power Plant in the West African nation. The Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Solar Power Plant Project is being created by AMEA Power, Dubai and developed, set up, commissioned, and executed by Jakson Group from India. The West African Development Bank and Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) given concessional car loans for the project.

The solar plant is expected to provide 90,255 GWh of electricity to the grid each year. Service the plant had actually started in February 2020.

On the successful execution of the project, Mr. Sameer Gupta, Chairman & Taking Care Of Director, Jakson Group claimed, "We are proud to companion with AMEA Power, Dubai to carry out the Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Solar Power Plant, at Togo, first of its kind energy scale Solar Power plant in West Africa".

The Jakson Group will be caring for the procedures and upkeep of the solar power plant in Blitta Town for 2 years.

Opportunities, and success in Africa is a vital goal for many Indian solar companies and EPC firms, as they usually handle global organisations for projects in the area. That reduces payment dangers, while also providing better margins in Asia most times.

For Jakson, a well known name in the country thanks to its recognized diesel generator business, solar is becoming the development driver now. The firm claims a solar IPP portfolio of 200 MW with 60 MW of functional plants in Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh and is establishing an additional 120 MW of land based solar power plants in the states of Assam and Uttar Pradesh. Furthermore, Jakson has 20 MW of functional solar roof installments in the country.

A cutting edge solar PV modules manufacturing facility at Greater Noida with an annual production ability of 500 MW is being enhanced to 1 GW, according to the firm. Jakson Solar Modules and Products Unit makes up manufacture and sales of Solar PV panels, Module Mounting Structures, Solar Power Packs and other solar items and options. The firm has its own well recognized dealer circulation network too. Solar offerings include Hybrid, On-Grid, and Off-Grid solar power loads ranging from 1 KW to 60 KW, which are predesigned and made use of by residential, industrial, and MSME clients for solar rooftop applications.

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