Gamesa Wind Turbines Pvt. Ltd., the Indian subsidiary of Gamesa, has bagged an order from ReNew Wind Energy (Jath) P Ltd. a subsidiary of ReNew Power Ventures Pvt. Ltd. for commissioning 74.65 MW of wind turbines. The order includes 50 MW of G97 – 2.0MW and 24.65 MW of G58 – 850 kW machines.
The order from ReNew Power was issued earlier this year and the project will stand complete in this financial year as per the contract. The machines will be installed in Maharashtra.
This is the largest order for the G97 2.0 MW platform in Maharashtra. This turbine has been especially designed for low-wind sites and was launched by the company earlier this year.
Commenting on the development Mr. Sumant Sinha, Chairman and CEO, ReNew Power said “We are glad to partner with trusted manufacturer such as Gamesa and look forward to many years of good performance from new G97 machines. With this order we further establish the vision of rapidly expanding our footprint in the growing Indian wind energy market. This is another such partnership and an important step towards positioning ReNew as one of the leading Renewable IPP in India.”
“The new 74.65 MW order from ReNew Power to GAMESA India comes as a real booster dose for the overall wind energy sector, reassuring and strengthening the wind energy market confidence. With the induction of ReNew Power into the large customer base of GAMESA India, the Spanish wind energy major further strengthens the credibility that enjoys in the growing Indian wind industry”, Mr. Ramesh Kymal, Chairman and Managing Director of GAMESA Wind Turbines Private Limited said.