Siemens Gamesa wins orders for 176.8MW wind projects in India

2 November 2018 (Last Updated November 5th, 2018 14:22)

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has secured two orders from renewable energy independent power producer (IPP) ReNew Power to deliver wind projects in India.

Siemens Gamesa wins orders for 176.8MW wind projects in India
SGRE has secured two wind orders from India’s renewable energy independent power producer ReNew Power. Credit: Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, S.A.

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has secured two orders from renewable energy independent power producer (IPP) ReNew Power to deliver wind projects in India.

Under the contract, SGRE will be responsible for constructing 100.8MW wind farm located in the Kutch district, in the state of Gujarat and a 76MW wind farm in Osmanabad district, Maharashtra.

Siemens Gamesa India Onshore CEO Ramesh Kymal said: “We are happy to announce these orders with ReNew Power, and thank them for choosing us as their preferred partner.

“Repeat orders such as this solidifies our enduring partnership, is an acknowledgment of our quality service and is a testament to our expertise.”

"Our association with them is now over 1GW, which includes operational and under construction assets and we are pleased to have them as a valuable partner in our growth story."

Under the turnkey contract, SGRE has agreed to supply, erect and commission 48 units of SG 2.1-122 in Gujarat and 38 units of SG 2.0-114 wind turbines in Maharashtra.

ReNew Power Wind president Balram Mehta said: “Siemens Gamesa’s quality EPC and execution capability has helped strengthen our portfolio of wind assets.

“Our association with them is now over 1GW, which includes operational and under construction assets and we are pleased to have them as a valuable partner in our growth story.”

In April this year, Siemens Gamesa secured an engineering, procurement, construction (EPC) contract from Sembcorp Green Infra, a subsidiary of Sembcorp Energy India, to build a 300MW wind farm and install 143 SG 2.1-122 turbines at the site.

Siemens Gamesa entered the Indian market in 2009, and since then the company has completed 5.5GW of wind projects in India.