Suzlon Group, one of the leading wind turbine manufacturers, has signed a binding term sheet and received advance payment for execution of 197.40MW with one of the leading renewable energy IPPs. Once the due diligence is completed and construction contracts are inked, Suzlon will supply, install and commission 47 wind turbines of S97-120 m hybrid tower and 47 units of S111-90 m tubular tower wind turbine with rated capacity of 2.1 MW each. The project will be located at Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh (AP). Suzlon will offer operation and maintenance services for 12 years through an integrated service package. The project is scheduled to be commissioned by February 2017.
Suzlon has recently commissioned first wind power project in India of 50.40MW located in Tejuva, Jaisalmer (Rajasthan) for the same customer. This repeat order is a testament to the faith reposed by customers in Suzlon’s proven ability to execute high quality projects.
The S97-120 m and S111-90 m turbines are the latest product variants introduced by Suzlon, and belong to the reliable and proven 2.1MW product platform. The products are part of the next generation product suite designed to unlock the potential of low wind sites.
Mr. Ishwar Mangal, Chief Sales Officer, Suzlon Energy said, “We are glad to receive the repeat order from one of the leading renewable energy IPPs and are encouraged by the trust and confidence demonstrated by the customer. The repeat order reaffirms customer faith in our product portfolio, execution and service capabilities. The response for our new technology products, the S97-120 m 2.1 MW all-steel hybrid tower and S111-90 m has been encouraging. With our strong customer base, next generation technology products, end-to-end solutions and best-in-class services, Suzlon is best equipped to capitalize on the growing opportunities in India.”