As part of the MoU, the company will set up solar PV based power plants at different locations in Yemen.

Presently, BHEL is executing a 400MW gas turbine based power plant, Marib Phase-II, in Yemen.

THe company claims that setting up solar PV plants in Yemen is a step in reinforcing its commitment to providing green power solutions in particular and the Yemeni Power Sector in general.

The MoU was signed in a ceremony in New Delhi by B. Prasada Rao, chairman & managing director of BHEL and H.E. Saleh Hassan Sumie, the Minister of Electricity & Energy, Republic of Yemen.

Image: BHEL signs MoU for setting up Renewable Energy Projects in Yemen. Photo: Courtesy of Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited.