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May 3rd, 2012
Solar park as a step towards Vision 2023

Chennai: Tamil Nadu government planned to set up solar powered parks with the aim of generating 1000 mw in the next five years in the public-private participation mode.

Initially Rs. 1000 crore will be invested in southern parts of the state to develop over 500 acres to produce 100 mw, Industries minister P Thangamani told the state assembly.

Replying to the grants for his department for 2012-13, the minister said the Tamil Nadu Industries Development Corporation (TIDCO) will set up such solar parks.