Suzlon commissions 50 MW wind project for Actis

Wind turbine maker Suzlon Group today said it has completed commissioning of 50.40 megawatt (MW) wind power turnkey project for Ostro Energy Pvt Ltd which is owned by Actis.

"Suzlon has been responsible for the entire project lifecycle, from development, construction to commissioning and has also been contracted to undertake operations and maintenance services of the project for 12 years.

 "The project will provide electricity to over 28,000 homes and curb 0.10 million tonnes of CO2 emissions annually," the company said in a regulatory filing.

 The project comprising of 24 WTGs (Wind Turbine Generators) of 2.1 MW each, is located in Tejuva, near Jaisalmer in Rajasthan.

"It forms an integral part of Suzlon's Jaisalmer wind park, billed to be the country's largest wind park with a cumulative capacity over 1,300 MW," it added.