Suzlon wins a contract with Axis Energy Group for a 105MW wind project that will be located in Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh, India.
The wind farm will consist of 50 Suzlon wind turbines, the S111 90-m tubular tower with a rated capacity of 2.1MW, and Suzlon is responsible for O&M and dedicated lifecycle asset-management services for the first 10 years. The project itself will be broken into 2 phases, with the first one scheduled to be completed by March and the second phase in June.
The wind project could potentially reduce carbon emissions by .22 million tonnes per annum.
Group CEO, Suzlon Group, J.P. Chalasani said: “We welcome Axis Energy Group in our customer profile and would be delighted to forge a solid partnership with our maiden venture with them,”
“The order adds to our backlog for the next financial year and also reaffirms the traction for S111 platform. Our continuous endeavor is on bringing down the cost of energy by investing in technologically advanced products and enables renewable energy to transition from alternative to mainstream energy source.”
CEO, Axis Energy Ventures India Private Limited, K. Kiran Kumar Reddy said: “We are glad to partner with Suzlon. Suzlon’s technologically advanced products, project execution capabilities and over two decades of experience in the domestic market made it our preferred partner of choice.”