December 10, 2015

Suzlon commissions 50.40 MW wind power project for Ostro Energy

  • Commissioned 24 WTGs of S97- 2.1 MW wind power project in Jaisalmer, Rajasthan
  • First wind power project of Ostro Energy in India with Suzlon’s S9X WTGs
  • Will offer operation and maintenance for 12 years through an Integrated Service Package contract

12th October 2015, Pune: Suzlon Group, one of the leading wind turbine manufacturer, today
announced that it has completed the commissioning of 50.40 MW wind power turnkey project for
Ostro Energy Pvt Ltd. (owned by Actis). The project will provide electricity to over 28,000 homes and
curb ~0.10 million tonnes of CO2 emissions annually.

Suzlon has been responsible for the entire project lifecycle, from development, construction to
commissioning and has also been contracted to undertake operations and maintenance services of
the project for 12 years.

This is Ostro’s first wind power project in India. The project comprises of 24 WTGs (Wind Turbine
Generators) 2.1 MW each, is located in Tejuva, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan. It forms an integral part of
Suzlon’s Jaisalmer wind park, billed to be the country’s largest wind park with a cumulative capacity
over 1300 MW.

The S97 -90mts. hub height WTG features the time tested Doubly Fed Induction Generator (DFIG)
technology which is designed to optimally harness the available wind resources. It not only delivers
higher energy but also higher ROI for customers. Suzlon leveraged its end-to-end solutions expertise
to oversee the project completion.

Mr. Ranjit Gupta, CEO, Ostro Energy said, “The successful commissioning of our 50.40 MW Tejuva
wind project signals our ambitious expansion plans in the renewable sector and is an important first
milestone in Ostro’s journey to 800 MW of wind capacity. We see wind as a highly viable investment
option with its techno-economic maturity and green credentials. Suzlon has been our partner of
choice in our first foray into wind energy, given its time tested technological expertise and project
execution capabilities.”

Mr. Ishwar Mangal, Chief Sales Officer, Suzlon Energy said, “Clean energy solutions is fast becoming
critical to the energy supply equation in India. We are delighted to extend India's wind energy
footprint, drawing on our deep understanding of the energy sector. The successful commissioning of
this project is a testament of Suzlon’s ever evolving technology and project execution prowess. This
success demonstrates our strength in partnering with IPPs towards capacity building of sustainable
energy infrastructure.”

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