News Brief | February 2014
SJVNL Maharashtra wind energy project starts generation
Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Ltd´s (SJVNL) maiden wind energy project in Maharashtra has started generation. "Fifteen of the 56 wind power turbines of 47.6 MW Khirvire project in Ahmednagar district have started generating energy,´ SJVNL deputy general manager Vijay Verma told IANS. The project, with an annual energy generation of 85.65 million units of electricity, would be fully commissioned by March this year, he said. For its commissioning, SJVNL has entered into an agreement with Spanish company Gamesa Corporacion Tecnologica.