May 18, 2015
Suzlon Group to supply 98MW to Mytrah Energy
- Mytrah Energy has awarded Suzlon equipment sale contract for 98MW project in Telangana
- Suzlon will install 47 wind turbine generator (WTGs) of the S97 120m Hybrid Tower with rated capacity of 2.1MW each
- The project will power ~60,000 households and curb ~0.2 million tonnes of CO2 emissions each year
Mumbai, India: Suzlon Group, one of the leading wind turbine manufacturers and Mytrah Energy, a
leading Independent Power Producer (IPP) today announced that Suzlon will supply 98MW project to
Mytrah at Nazeerabad in Ranga Reddy district of Telangana state. It is scheduled for commissioning
in 2016. Suzlons role in the project involves installing and commissioning 47 WTGs of its
revolutionary S97 120m Hybrid Tower WTGs with rated capacity of 2.1MW each. The order is part of
the Business Partnership Agreement (BPA) signed with Mytrah in May 2010 to purchase 1 GW of
turbines from Suzlon Group.
The project is the 3rd repeat order awarded by Mytrah to Suzlon Energy. Suzlon has already
commissioned 310MW wind energy project for Mytrah so far and 205 MW is under execution in
Rajasthan, Maharashtra & Andhra Pradesh.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr Ravi Kailas, Chairman & CEO, Mytrah Energy Ltd said, We are focused
in our resolve to harness renewable energy to achieve a clean green world and Suzlon shares our
vision. Suzlons technological edge and execution capabilities are un-paralleled and hence they have
been our partner of choice for over five years. This project is one of 300MW that we are currently
constructing and will take our capacity past 840 MW in 2016".
Mr Tulsi Tanti, Chairman, Suzlon Group said, Suzlon is pleased to once again partner with Mytrah
and provide customer centric wind energy solutions. We are together committed to provide
affordable and sustainable energy for all and aim to play a pivotal role in Indias energy security. The
new order underscores our customers immense faith in our product and service reliability.
Indian renewable sector is witnessing the positive winds of change and Suzlon will continue to be the
catalyst of wind energy in India. Suzlon Group is extremely well positioned to drive growth in this
sector and we will continue to focus our R &D efforts to bring down the cost of energy. Our robust
order book, positive business outlook and conducive policy framework in India gives us immense
confidence to deliver on our goals.
The S97 120m is Worlds tallest Hybrid Tower designed to harness the wind energy across low wind
sites. It is a combination of lattice and tubular structure which ensures higher yield and increased
power output of 12-14% over at 90 meter tower.
With over 18 years of market leadership, right technology, proven project execution capabilities and
best in class services, Suzlon is best positioned to tap the high growth potential and opportunities in
India and other emerging markets.