* The turbines will have a rated capacity of 2.1 MW.
* The project is expected to be commissioned in 2024 and will provide electricity to 16,000 households while curbing 0.6 lakh tonnes of CO2 emissions every year.
After a streak of order wins, renewable energy solutions provider Suzlon Group has added another order win to its portfolio. Suzlon has bagged a wind project with 25.2 MW capacity from Sri Kumaraswamy Mineral Exports Pvt. Ltd. (SKMEPL). The firm will now be responsible for the installation of 12 wind turbine generators (WTGs) with a Hybrid Lattice Tubular (HLT) tower to be set up at Hanumanthappa, in Vijayanagara district in Karnataka. The turbines will have a rated capacity of 2.1 MW. The project is expected to be commissioned in 2024 and will provide electricity to 16,000 households while curbing 0.6 lakh tonnes of CO2 emissions every year.
Suzlon will look after the supply of equipment and erection and commissioning along with comprehensive operations and maintenance services post commissioning.
Rohit Chauhan, Head Business Development India, Suzlon Energy Limited said, "We are delighted to announce our tenth order from Sri Kumaraswamy Mineral Exports Pvt. Ltd. (SKMEPL). As the foremost provider of renewable energy solutions in the country, Suzlon takes pride in the fact that valued customers like SKMEPL continue to select our leading technology and comprehensive capabilities throughout the entire wind energy value chain. SKMEPL has been a significant customer for us in the retail sector and has been associated with Suzlon since 2007, consistently expanding their capacity each year. Suzlon is committed to energizing India's MSME and local industries with green energy." He added, "Every Suzlon turbine ranging over 80%90% on domestic content and manufactured in the country through a thriving domestic value chain is a testament to our contribution to the vision of Aatmanirbhar Bharat."
A few days ago, Suzlon Group had bagged an order from Vibrant Energy for 33 wind turbine generators (WTGs). Earlier, it secured a 3 MW product series aimed at developing a 69.3 MW wind power project for Juniper Green Energy Private Limited. Before that, Suzlon had revealed winning a 39 MW wind power project from Thermax Group firm First Energy. It also announced an order win for the development of a 50.4 MW wind power project for Sembcorp's renewables subsidiary Green Infra Wind Energy Limited.