President Faure Gnassingbé Inaugurates 50 MWp Solar Power Plant Commissioned by Jakson in Togo
New Delhi: President Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé inaugurated a 50MWp Solar Power Plant today at Blitta Village in Togo.
The Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Solar Power Plant Project is being developed by AMEA Power, Dubai and designed, installed, commissioned, and executed by Jakson Group.
The plant would supply power to nearly 600,000 households as well as 700 small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the region. The plant is expected to supply 90,255 GWh of electricity to the grid annually. The Foundation Stone for the solar plant was laid by President Gnassingbé in February 2020.
On the successful execution of the project, Mr. Sameer Gupta, Chairman & Managing Director, Jakson Group said, “We are proud to partner with AMEA Power, Dubai to execute the Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Solar Power Plant, at Togo, first of its kind utility scale Solar Power plant in West Africa.
With its proven track record in executing large scale solar EPC projects, Jakson is an ideal partner for solar developers to implement utility scale solar power projects in Africa.”
The Jakson Group will be taking care of the operations and maintenance of the solar power plant in Blitta Village for two years.
Established in the year 1947, The Jakson Group has diversified from a Diesel Generator Manufacturing Organisation into an Energy Solutions Company providing expertise in the fields of Distributed Energy, Solar Power, Solar and Electrical EPC & IPP Solutions.
The Company has an extensive presence throughout India with 3 manufacturing facilities, 6 Independent Solar Power Plants, a Global Training Centre, 30+ Sales Offices and a wide network of channel partners and dealers making it one of the top 10 energy companies in India.
The company emphasis on superior quality product’s & customised solutions selling, it offers the most viable & cost effective solutions to its clients backed by the long standing expertise in the Energy Industry.