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Indian telecom giant Airtel sets up a captive solar plant for powering its data centres

Indian telecom company Airtel (Bharti Airtel) has commissioned a 14 MWp captive solar plant in the state of Uttar Pradesh. This solar project will help the company to meet the power requirements of its core and edge data centers in the state. The project is in Tilhar the Shahjahanpur district of Uttar Pradesh. Earlier Airtel had acquired a 26 per cent equity stake in AMP Solar Evolution.

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Telecom giant Orange to procure 100 GWh of renewable power from Total for 20 years in France

Telecom company Orange has signed a Corporate Power Purchase Agreement with Total, through its subsidiary Total Quadran. This is a 20 year contract, as part of which Total will supply Orange with 100 GWh renewable electricity every year. To honour this agreement, Total will develop a dozen new solar power plants with a total capacity of 80 MW by 2024, spread throughout metropolitan France.

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