Nghe An Provincial People's Committee (PPC) had a decision to approve the investment policy of two floating solar power projects with a total capacity of 450 MWp and a total investment of 7,800 billion VND, on the lake in Quynh Luu district and Hoang Mai town, Nghe An province.
One solar power project invested by Ke Go MK Solar Power Joint Stock Company, in Ke Go lake, Tan Son commune, Quynh Luu district with a capacity of 250 MWp, electricity generation in the first operation year is 339,129 million kWh and a total investment of 4,100 billion VND. The project would be developed on a land area of 303.48 ha in Ke Go lake area, Tan Son commune.
Another project is invested by Vuc Mau Lake Solar Power Investment Joint Stock Company on an area of 216.23 ha in Vuc Mau lake, belonging to the 3 communes as Tan Thang, Quynh Thang (Quynh Luu district) and Quynh Trang (Hoang Mai Town). The project has a capacity of 200 MWp, power generation in the first operation year of 265.8 million KWh, total investment capital of 3,700 billion VND.
The Nghe An PPC approved the investment policy for these two solar power projects with an aim to call for the investors to develop the solar power projects in accordance with the adjusted Power Development Planning VII approved by the Prime Minister for ensuring national energy security.
Nghe An PPC requires relevant departments, agencies and district PCs accordingly to their functions and targets to timely appropriate, control and advisor for PPC and create comfortable conditions for the investors to finish investment procedures, survey and construct the projects as planned.
These projects are the first large renewable energy ones in Nghe An, supplemented to the PDP. The projects have been appropriated in the first step as legal documents on the ability of the investor and land use status.
It expects that the investors should finish legal investment procedures and start construction of the projects from February to December/2022 and put the projects into commercial operation from January to December 2023.