Pavagada Solar Power Plant

Pavagada Solar Power Plant
installer:350 MW (Suntech supplied 210 MW)
Panel quantity:626,866
Completion Date:2019
Owner:Fortum Solar India Private Limited


Pavagada Solar Power Plant is the largest solar power plant utilising half-cell modules in the world. The Pavagada Solar Power Park covers over 13,000 acres of land. It is located in an area with abundant sunlight; however, it is also subject to harsh weather conditions.


  • High-performing Suntech modules can withstand harsh sand storms in the area, as they have the ability to self-clean
  • Suntech’s modules provide power equivalent to the energy consumption of 25,000 households