This project is a part of the Government-Sponsored Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission which has provided a timeline for developing a large number of solar projects in India over the next decade. Specifically, the Mission has set a target of 20,000 megawatts of solar power generation over the next decade.
“We are pleased that Godawari has recognized the talent and experience that the Lauren-Jyoti team brings to bear in solar power” said Cleve Whitener, CEO of Lauren Engineers & Constructors. “We look forward to undertaking this important project.”
The Godawari Solar Project is scheduled for completion by March 20, 2013 and will provide 130 GWh of power to the national grid annually.
Lauren-Jyoti is a joint venture that has been established to pursue Engineering, Procurement and Construction projects in India. The Lauren-Jyoti team brings over 50 years of combined experience to the heavy industrial market in India. Lauren-Jyoti will be headquartered in Mumbai, India.