The Suzlon group takes pride in creating enduring value through sustainability. It strongly believes in connecting its core capabilities to provide optimum wind power solutions. The Group which is one of the World's leading Wind Turbine Manufacturers has long been driven by the concept of sustainable development, a paradigm of Corporate Social Responsibility. Apart from being a technology leader, Suzlon endeavors to protect the environment, strengthen communities and propel responsible growth. Currently ranked as the world's sixth largest* wind manufacturer by cumulative installed capacity and with a market share of 7.1 % at the end of 2014, the company's global spread extends across Asia, Australia, Europe, Africa and North and South America.
Over the past two decades, Suzlon has built its presence in over 30 countries and has achieved a milestone by crossing 26,000 MW of wind power installations globally . Having a dynamic workforce of ~10,000 employees from 35 nationalities, Suzlon is proud to support a culture in which employees are respected and empowered to do the right thing. Furthermore, it brings world-class expertise to every aspect of wind energy production.
The Suzlon Group, offers wide range of robust and reliable global products that has allowed the Group to maintain a strong market position even during adverse phases such as an economic downturn. Suzlon continues to leverage on its technological edge and has recently introduced the Best-in-Class S97-120m and S111 wind turbine which incorporates a hybrid tower specially designed for sub-optimal wind sites. Suzlon's diverse client portfolio includes companies from a range of industry sectors, including private and public sector companies, power utilities and independent power producers.
Suzlon's investments in backward integration and R&D allows the company to take advantage of opportunities that many others cannot reach – as a component manufacturer, a wind turbine manufacturer, and a full spectrum solution provider – and in more parts of the world than its competitors. The Group also boasts of a Best-in-class Operation & Maintenance Services (OMS) division which has been a driving force in generating revenues as well as garnering customer confidence over the years and a dedicated Life Cycle Asset Management.
It pioneered the 'Concept to Commissioning' model in the wind energy industry, opening the market to new customer segments. Suzlon's full scope services range from Feasibility studies, Complex front-end engineering design, Manufacturing of wind turbines and components, Construction, Installation and Commissioning of wind farms, Long-term operations and Maintenance of turbines, as well as the breadth and depth of customer requirements across the wind energy value chain.
In India, Suzlon has been the market leader for 15 consecutive years with more than 8,000 MW of installed capacity, and with new capacity added every day. Suzlon is credited with developing one of the world's largest operational onshore wind farms in the western Indian state of Gujarat & Rajasthan. The Kutch Windfarm & Jaisalmer Wind farm have a till date cumulative installation capacity of over 1,000 MW (1GW) each and capacity buildup ongoing.
Rooted in the experience, the Group has taken innovative steps to remain competitive in a difficult economic environment and further the growth of the renewable energy sector as a whole, globally.
With wind under its wings and a number of revolutionary, cutting-edge projects in the pipeline, Suzlon is guided by its philosophy of pursuing social, economic and ecological sustainable development for our planet. It is indeed powering a greener tomorrow today!
*Source: MAKE Report (Addendum): Global Wind Turbine OEM 2014 Market Share