THOOTHUKUDI: 14,800 kWp
Located in India / Tamil Nadu / Thoothukudi, this 14,800 kWp floating solar plant is installed on a Water storage reservoir with an area of 15.6 ha.
The platform is equipped with the aiR 1280 version of Hydrelio® technology and supports 37,632 floating solar panels of 72-cell (JINKO modules). The total structure covers 71.31% of the water surface.
For this project, Ciel & Terre’s scope included:
- Supply of our Hydrelio® (made in India)
- Design of the floating platform and anchoring solution
- Construction & Procurement
Anchored at the bank of the pond, the anchoring solution has been designed to meet a maximum of 6 m depth and a water level variation of 3 m.
Thoothukudi’s floating solar installation has been operational since August 2020.