November 24, 2016

Suzlon strengthens the momentum towards a cleaner tomorrow

  • Initiated cleanliness drive around Gadisar Lake in Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 
  • 40 Suzlon employees actively participated  
  • 500 kgs of waste collected from the drive
Jaisalmer, India: Suzlon Group, one of the leading renewable energy solutions provider in the world, initiated a cleanliness drive around Gadisar Lake in Jaisalmer, Rajasthan. Gadisar Lake is a tourist attraction, however it was rendered dirty with its bank being littered with plastic bottles, plastic waste, immersed coconut and other kind of garbage. 40 employees from Suzlon’s Jaisalmer and Jodhpur wind sites participated in the drive and collected about 500 kgs of waste which was sent to Jaisalmer Municipal Council for rightful disposal.

Commenting on the initiative, J.P. Chalasani, Group CEO, Suzlon Group said: “We are pleased to contribute yet again in this nationwide cleanliness drive initiated by our Hon. Prime Minister. The drive witnessed active participation from our employees who strive towards keeping our sites and neighboring vicinity clean and green.

As a responsible conglomerate, we are committed to contribute towards a sustainable environment. Cleanliness is a vital responsibility of every Indian citizen and it is very important to educate the masses. We will maintain the momentum towards a cleaner tomorrow by our active participation in the Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan.” 

About Suzlon Group: 

The Suzlon Group is one of the leading renewable energy solutions providers in the world with an international presence across 19 countries in Asia, Australia, Europe, Africa and North and South America. With over two decades of operational track record, the Group has a cumulative installation of approximately 15.5 GW of wind energy capacity, over 8,000 employees with diverse nationalities and world-class manufacturing facilities. Suzlon is the only Indian wind energy company with a large in-house Research and Development (R&D) set-up in Germany, the Netherlands, Denmark and India. Approximately 9.50 GW of the Group’s installation is in India, which makes up for ~36% of the country’s wind installations, making Suzlon the largest player in this sector. The company has recently forayed into the solar space. The Group, headquartered at Suzlon One Earth in Pune, India, is comprised of Suzlon Energy Limited and its subsidiaries. Suzlon corporate website: www.suzlon.com  

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