Godawari Green Energy

General Info

Owner/s: 

  • Hira group

Technology: 

  • Parabolic trough

Country: 

  • India

Status: 

  • Operational

Purpose: 

  • Commercial

Usage: 

  • Electricity

Power: 

50.00 MW

Construction start date: 

November 2011

Start date: 

June, 2013

Location: 

Nokh Village, Pokaran Tehsil, Jaisalmer District, Rajasthan State

Generation: 

118.00 GWh

Land area: 

150 hectares
Technology

Solar field

Solar Collector Assemblies - Trough: 

  • EuroTrough ET-150

Mirrors / Reflective surface: 

  • Flabeg RP3

Number of SCAs: 

480

Number of loops: 

120

Number of SCAs per loop: 

4

Number of modules per SCA: 

12

SCA aperture area: 

817 m²

SCA length: 

144 m

Reflecting area: 

394 000 m²

Heat Collector Element (Tube): 

  • Schott PTR70

Heat Transfer Fluid: 

  • Dowtherm A

HTF Temp in: 

293ºC

HTF Temp out: 

390ºC

Power block

Storage Y/N: 

No

Power cycle: 

  • Steam Rankine

Turbine: 

  • Siemens SST700

Cooling: 

  • Wet

Power (gross): 

50.00 MW
Companies involved

Project developer: 

  • Godawari Green Energy

EPC: 

  • Lauren Engineering

O&M: 

  • Godawari Green Energy

Key components suppliers: 

  • Siemens
  • Aalborg CSP
  • Dow Chemical
  • Flabeg

Suppliers details: 

Aalborg CSP (steam generation)
Siemens (turbine)
Schlaich Bergermann und Partner (design, detailed engineering, tender documents, manufacturing supervision, assembly supervision)l)
Paharpur (cooling tower)
Sulzer India (boiler feed pump, HTF pumps)
Schott (Heat Transfer Elements)
Flabeg (mirrors)
Ravi Industries (HTF vessel, espansion tanks, deaerator)
Flexim (Flowmeter for HTF and/or Molten Salt)
Dow Chemicals (HTF)
Socioeconomics

Generation Offtaker: 

  • NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam

PPA/Tariff: 

12.2 Rs per kWh - 25 years

Other financing info: 

The project is to be registered in the Clean Development Mechanism of the UNFCCC to earn Certified Emission Reduction (CER) credits.

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Documents and links:
Godawari Green Energy CSP plant - Photo:SBP
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