Suzlon wins 58.8 MW wind energy project in Madhya Pradesh

Suzlon Group has bagged an order for 58.80 MW wind power project to be set up in Dewas district of Madhya Pradesh.

“Suzlon Group has won a repeat order from an independent power producer for a 58.80 MW capacity wind power project in Madhya Pradesh,” Suzlon said in a statement.

According to the statement, the project comprises 28 units of S97—120 m hybrid towers with rated capacity of 2.1 MW each and is scheduled for completion by March 2017.

Suzlon will be responsible for the entire project lifecycle which includes wind turbine supply, construction and commissioning as well as operations, maintenance and services of the project for a period of 12 years.

The project is capable of powering 32,000 households and reducing 0.12 million tonnes of CO2 emissions per annum.

“We are custodians of over 9.5 GW wind assets in India and this industry experience is unparallelled. Over two decades of experience, pan—India presence, robust technology, innovative and reliable products and massive service capabilities give us the confidence to further enhance our market share in India,” Suzlon Group CEO JP Chalasani said.