November 28, 2016
Suzlon secures 50.40 MW from a leading business house
- Fourth consecutive order from the business house
- Project scheduled for completion in Andhra Pradesh by March 2017
- To provide comprehensive operation and maintenance for a period of 20 years
- Project to power over 27,000 households and reduce 0.10 million tonnes of CO2 emissions per annum
Pune, India: Suzlon Group, one of the leading global renewable energy solutions providers in the world, today announced its order win of 50.40 MW wind power project from a leading business house. The project consists of 24 units of S95 90m tubular tower with rated capacity of 2.1 MW. Located in the district of Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh, the project is scheduled for completion in March 2017. This order win takes the total current year order portfolio with the business house to 84 MW out of which 33.60 MW was announced earlier as a part of order wins from SMEs.
Suzlon will provide comprehensive operation and maintenance for a period of 20 years and includes dedicated Life cycle asset management services to the project. The project has the potential to provide power to over 27,000 households and reduce 0.10 million tonnes of CO2 emissions per annum.
J.P. Chalasani, Group CEO, Suzlon Group said, We continue to collaborate with all stakeholders for Indias sustainable development. We are witnessing increased traction across all customers segments like IPPs, Large Corporates and PSUs as well as retail. Our focus is to bring down the cost of energy by investing in technologically advanced products and thereby enable renewable energy to make the move from alternative to mainstream energy. Suzlons competitive edge is the end-to-end solutions approach and we will continue to offer turnkey solutions for our customers. With our pan-India presence and technologically advanced product, Suzlon is best positioned to capitalize on the growing market opportunities in India.
The S9X 2.1 MW platform features the time tested Doubly Fed Induction Generator (DFIG) technology which is designed to optimally harness available wind resources. It not only delivers higher energy yield, but also offers higher return on investment for customers.
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 Groups installation is in India, which makes up for ~36% of the countrys 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