Mahagenco plans 125 MW solar power project in Malkhed village in Yavatmal district in the state which will entail an investment of Rs. 11,000 million. The land required for the project is to be claimed from forest department by paying compensation besides providing an equal quantum of productive land for the forest.
Megha Engineering is to develop the 2 MW solar power project in Chandrapur Super Thermal Power Station campus, which is awarded to it by Maharashtra State Power Generation Co. The project involves design, engg, supply and erection of contract and maintenance of the unit for a period of 3 years. It will be a PV plant based on thin film technology.