Samana HZL is an 88.8MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Gujarat, India. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in March 2007.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 88.8 88.8 Active Gujarat, India Hindustan Zinc


The project is developed and owned by Hindustan ZInc. The company has a stake of 100%.

The project generates 175,491MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 65,850 households, offsetting 158,127t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in March 2007.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam under a power purchase agreement, starting from 2007.

Contractors Involved

Wind World (India) was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The project consists of 111 units of E-48 / 800 kW turbines, each with 0.8MW nameplate capacity.

Wind World (India) is the O&M contractor for the wind power project.

About Hindustan ZInc

Hindustan Zinc Ltd (HZL), a subsidiary of Vedanta Limited, is a metal and mining company. It carries out the production of zinc, lead and silver and sulphuric acid. The company operates various mines including Rampura Agucha Mine, Rajpura Dariba, Sindesar Khurd, Zawar and Kayad mines. It also operates smelters, which include Chanderiya Lead Zinc Smelter Complex, Dariba Smelting Complex and Debari Zinc Smelter in Rajasthan. The company operates thermal captive power plants in Rajasthan with a power generation capacity of 561.19 MW. The company is also capable of generating 273.5 MW of wind power and 349.19 MW of green power. HZL is headquartered in Udaipur, Rajasthan, India.


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