Kaluneerkulam Wind Farm – Neyveli Lignite is a 51MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Tamil Nadu, India. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in August 2014.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 51 51 Active Tamil Nadu, India Leitwind Shriram Manufacturing


The project was developed by Leitwind Shriram Manufacturing and is currently owned by NLC India.

The project cost is $52.982m.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in August 2014.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution under a power purchase agreement, starting from 2014.

Contractors Involved

Leitwind Shriram Manufacturing was selected to render EPC services for the wind power project.

Leitwind Shriram Manufacturing was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The project consists of 34 units of LTW80 – 1.5 (Leitwind Shriram) turbines, each with 1.5MW nameplate capacity.

Leitwind Shriram Manufacturing is the O&M contractor for the wind power project, commencing from the year 2014.

About Leitwind Shriram Manufacturing

Leitwind Shriram Manufacturing Ltd (Leitner Shriram) operates as a renewable energy company that manufactures wind turbines. The company offers wind energy generators such as LTW 77-1.5 and T 250. Its LTW 77-1.5 turbine is patented permanent magnet based synchronous generator; and gear and braking systems,T 250 water turbine includes generator, and hydraulic power pack. Leitner Shriram also provides support service such as scheduled and unscheduled maintenance; and operations and maintenance services. The company owns and operates a manufacturing facility located in Gummidipoondi, Tamil Nadu. It operates as a part of Leitner AG. Leitner Shriram is headquartered in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.


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