Black & Veatch was appointed by developer AES Solar as the Owner’s Engineer for a 15 megawatt solar photovoltaic (PV) plant located at Charanka Village in Gujarat, India. The plant is part of the country's first multi-developer, multi-technology solar park, bringing clean energy to the region. Spread across 5,000 acres, the solar park includes 500 MW of solar and wind energy generation capacity.
Black & Veatch was selected for the project because of the company’s expertise in solar PV technology, including plant performance forecasting, review of plant designs and familiarity with Indian market. AES Solar also selected Black & Veatch to serve in a similar role for a 5 MW solar PV project in Rajasthan, which was completed on time and on budget.