Suzlon Inks 71.4 MW Turbine Order For Gujarat Project

Posted by Lauren Tyler on February 26, 2016 No Comments
Categories : Projects & Contracts

Suzlon Group has won a 34-turbine order from Gujarat Industries Power Co. Ltd. for a 71.4 MW wind power project in the Kutch District of Gujarat, India.

Suzlon will install 29 S97-120M units and five S97-90M units, each with a rated capacity of 2.1 MW.

The project will be completed in three phases by April 2017. Suzlon will execute the entire project on a turnkey basis and will also provide operations and maintenance services for a period of 20 years.

The S97 series of the 2.1 MW tower features doubly fed induction generator technology, designed to maximize generation at lower-wind sites. The S97-120M is an all-steel hybrid tower that combines both lattice and tubular structures and is designed to harness wind resources at higher altitudes.

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