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750 MW Solar Project set up at Rewa, Madhya Pradesh
This project comprises of three solar generating units of 250 MW each located on a 500-hectare plot of land situated inside a Solar Park (total area 1500 hectare). The Solar Park was developed by the Rewa Ultra Mega Solar Limited (RUMSL), a Joint Venture Company of Madhya Pradesh UrjaVikas Nigam Limited (MPUVN), and Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI), a Central Public Sector Undertaking.
The Rewa Solar Project was the first solar project in the country to break the grid parity barrier.
Its payment security mechanism for reducing risks to power developers has been recommended as a model to other States by MNRE.