Suzlon Group, India’s largest renewable energy solutions provider, has won a new order for the development of a 180.6 MW wind power project for Sembcorp’s renewables subsidiary Green Infra Wind Energy Limited. Suzlon will install 86 wind turbine generators (WTGs) with a Hybrid Lattice Tubular (HLT) tower and a rated capacity of 2.1 MW each. The project is in Kanakagiribad, Bagalkot, Karnataka, and is expected to be commissioned in 2024.
Suzlon will supply the wind turbines (equipment supply) and execute the project including, erection and commissioning Suzlon will also provide comprehensive operation, and maintenance services post commissioning.
Ashwani Kumar, CEO, Suzlon Group, said, “This is a third repeat order from Sembcorp. With the global consensus that Renewable Energy is the most viable weapon to combat ‘Climate Emergency’, there is a concerted worldwide effort to ramp up wind and solar installations. We are seeing the momentum picking up in India as well, with increased interest from all our stakeholders and customer segments to invest in renewable energy. Suzlon’s expertise in the Indian Wind Energy Market over the last 27 years with products that are best suited to India’s varied wind regimes offers convenience and reliability to customers for setting up wind power projects across India, backed by our impeccable service offerings.”