Illustrative image (Source: VNA)

Binh Phuoc (VNA) – The India-based Tata Group conducted a field trip to Binh Phuoc on April 3 and leased 200 hectares of the southern province for its new solar power plant.

The plant is expected to have an annual capacity of 100 MW.

Other firms, including Alphanam Group and the Vietnam Electricity Group, are also eyeing the local solar energy sector.

Binh Phuoc boasts between 2,400 and 2500 sunshine hours per year, with Loc Ninh and Bu Dop districts considered having the highest solar irradiance level.-VNA