Vestas signs 51.8 MW Orders for V100-2.0 MW Wind Turbines in India with Powerica Ltd.

Vestas has secured two orders in India from Powerica Ltd.

Vestas has secured two orders in India from Powerica Ltd., totalling 51.8 MW. Both orders include delivery, installation, and commissioning of 25 V100-2.0 MW and one V100-1.8 MW turbines. The Jangi and Charbara projects are located in Gujarat. Commissioning is expected in July 2014 for 21.8 MW and in March 2015 for 30 MW.

“We are the best in our business and hence it is natural for us to be associated with the best in the wind industry, too. Vestas is a good partner to work with and the experience is more than excellent,” says Naresh Oberoi, Chairman of Powerica Ltd.

“We are glad that our customers in India see Vestas as a trusted partner. With more than 30 years of experience pioneering the wind industry, we are confident we will provide maximised performance and return on investment to Powerica in these projects,” says Danny Nielsen, Acting President of Vestas Asia Pacific and China.

Every single day, Vestas wind turbines deliver clean energy that supports the global fight against climate change. Wind power from Vestas’ more than 50,000 wind turbines currently reduces carbon emissions by over 60 million tons of CO2 every year, while at the same time building energy security and independence.

Vestas has delivered wind energy in 73 countries, providing jobs for around 16,000 passionate people at our service and project sites, research facilities, factories and offices all over the world. With 62 per cent more megawatts installed than our closest competitor and more than 58 GW of cumulative installed capacity worldwide, Vestas is the world leader in wind energy.

Vestas has been in India since 1997 where we installed our first turbine there. Vestas now has installed more than 2,500 MW in India.

Source: Vestas

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