|The Central Highlands province’s Gia Lai’s People’s Committee has approved the project to build the Krong Pa Solar Power Plant in Chu Gu Village, Krong Pa District. — Photo baodautu.vn|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — The Central Highlands province of Gia Lai’s People’s Committee has given the go-ahead to the Gia Lai Electricity JSC, to invest in a solar power plant.
The 49MW plant, which will be located in Chu Gu Village, Krong Pa District, will be built on an area of 76ha at a cost of US$63 million to generate and distribute solar power.
It will operate for 50 years. Construction of the plant will start in the first quarter of next year and will be completed by the second quarter of 2019.
The People’s Committee asked Gia Lai Electricity JSC to develop an environment protection plan, and to submit it to the relevant authorities for approval.
The committee will withdraw the decision according to investment regulations, if the investor fails to implement the project or is unable to implement it, as scheduled after 12 months as of the date of receiving the investment decision. — VNS