Dholera International Airport is to serve Dholera SIR. Airport is being developed to the North-East of Dholera SIR by a SPV called Dholera International Airport Company Limited (DIACL). The proposed Dholera International Airport project would serve the logistic requirement of upcoming Dholera SIR besides handling the spill over traffic from existing Ahmedabad Airport in future. The proposed airport will propel an airport led economic growth in the entire region in line with other Aerotropolis worldwide.
Dholera solar park is a 5GW solar power project being developed in two phases at Dholera SIR. In Phase-1 of 1000MW already tender awarded and 600MW solar park infrastructure development started by TATA Power and 200MW solar park infrastructure development started by O2 Power Pvt. Ltd. The solar park is a part of the government’s plan for establishing India’s first world-class greenfield Dholera smart city project announced in 2009. It also supports the government’s aim to produce 175GW of clean energy by 2022.
6 Lane Expressway & Monorail
The state of Gujarat finally gave a green signal to the state’s first monorail project early this January. Dholera SIR has been quite appealing to a bunch of developments for some time now. A six lane dual carriageway highway shall be built with provisions to extend it up to 10 lanes in Gujarat Dholera Metro city. Initially, it shall be built in a 4 lane format with two lanes on each side and shall be further extended in due time. This project had been proposed in the master plan of the Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor and approved by the central government. The Ahmedabad–Dholera greenfield expressway is a part of the Delhi–Mumbai Industrial Corridor (DMIC) and is expected to be ready by December 2022.
The priority development area called as “Activation Area” in Dholera SIR is spread across an area of around 22.54 sqkm within Town Planning Scheme 2 in Dholera SIR. The area has approximately 72kms of roads and has an optimum mix of land uses comprising of industrial, residential, mixed use, recreation and tourism. The area has been selected based on immediate availability of land and its future status after implementation of TP scheme (area with highest opportunity of commencement of site work).
TATA to start India’s Biggest Lithium-Ion Battery Plant in Dholera to compete with China-Chemical Industry Dependency. The Tata group company is likely to seek incentives under the PLI scheme and may also export cells from India, the people said, adding that the company has acquired land for the planned facility in the Dholera region of