Web Exclusive | March 2017
ABB India reaches 4.5GW milestone in delivering wind power generators made in India
In line with make in India, ABB India, who is among the largest generator manufacturers for wind turbines, has surpassed the 4.5GW mark with the delivery of over 2,000 units of wind power generators in the country. The generators are manufactured at a facility in Vadodara, Gujarat, which is recognised as one of ABB’s most advanced globally. It was established in 2010 to cater to future demand with indigenous offerings, it can manufacture wind power generators of ratings up to 3 MW.
“We are privileged to partner the growth of the Indian wind sector, which currently is the fourth largest in the world. The state-of-the-art portfolio made in India provides a reliable system, which can guarantee continuous operation, maximum production of energy with the lowest lifetime cost. As the price gap narrows between electricity generated from thermal, solar and wind projects, quality solutions to optimise and integrate wind projects assume paramount importance to create long term value,” said Sanjeev Sharma, CEO and Managing Director, ABB India.
The company’s generators are the result of over 100 years experience, and are being supplied to projects across Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh.