Suzlon wins 50.40 MW repeat order
Suzlon Group, announced its repeat order win of 50.40 MW from a leading power utility. The project consists of 24 units of S97 120m hybrid tower with a rated capacity of 2.1 MW. Located in Kutch, Gujarat, the project will be completed by March 2017. Suzlon will execute the entire project on a turnkey basis and will also provide O&M services for an initial period of 14 years through an integrated service package. The project has the potential to provide power to over 27,000 households and reduce 0.10 million tonnes of CO2 emissions per annum. The S97 series of 2.1 MW WTG feature the time tested Doubly Fed Induction Generator (DFIG) technology which is designed to maximise generation at lower wind sites. The prototype, set up in November 2014, at Kutch, Gujarat, achieved a PLF of 35 per cent.