Photon Energy Systems has established a 3MW PV plant in India, hailed as the largest capacity PV plant in the country. The new plant has been installed for Karnataka Power Corp. for the enhancement of rural power supply in the towns of Itnal and Chikodi located in the Belgaum district. The new plant supplies energy for the agricultural pump-sets in the area.
In just about six months, the plant was constructed on 17 acres using 13,000 modules. Since its commission it has produced 1.76 million units of solar power into the grid.