Inox Wind Receives Type Certification for 113 meter rotor diameter Wind Turbine Generator
  • Leverages Inox Wind’s Market Leading 2 MW Platform
  • Launched with Multiple Hub Heights

Noida, 15th March 2016: Inox Wind Limited, India’s leading wind energy solutions provider, continues to set the pace for technological innovation in the wind turbine industry in India, by receiving type certification for the company’s 113 meter rotor diameter Wind Turbine Generator (WTG). The certification was awarded as per international standard GL 2010 by TUV SUD Gmbh, one of the world’s leading technical service organizations.

Inox Wind’s 113 meter rotor dia WTG, the newest variant of the company’s market leading 2 MW platform, augments the company’s turbine technology portfolio and has been tested to have one of the highest Generation Performance per kilowatt of all WTG variants available in India. For optimal utilization of wind resources, the 113 m variant will be launched with multiple hub heights of 92m, 100m and 120 m. The 120 meter tower will be the tallest hub height produced by Inox Wind, with the company being amongst the select few manufacturers with the capability to produce such tall hub heights. The 113 meter rotor diameter WTG significantly increases Annual Energy Production and is especially suited for low wind segments in the country.

“Inox Wind strives to be continually at the forefront of technological advances in the industry and provide the best possible solutions for our clients. The 113 rotor dia WTG broadens the company’s portfolio of product offerings and will continue to build on the success of Inox Wind’s 2 MW platform. It combines the largest rotor diameter and the tallest tower produced by the company delivering superior return to clients whilst considerably reducing the cost of energy.” said Mr. Kailash Tarachandani, Chief Executive Officer of Inox Wind Limited in his statement.

“Inox 113, one of the most technologically advanced WTG variants in India, is a groundbreaking product that will revolutionize the power sector in the country. Combined with the proven performance of the company’s 2 MW platform, the technology upgrade will drastically reduce the cost of energy and make wind power the lowest cost source of electricity in the country.” said Mr. Devansh Jain, Director of Inox Wind Limited in his statement.

ABOUT INOX WIND:

Inox Wind is India’s leading wind energy solutions provider servicing IPPs, Utilities, PSUs, Corporates and Retail Investors. Inox Wind is a fully integrated player in the wind energy market with three state-of-the-art manufacturing plants in Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh. The plant near Ahmedabad (Gujarat) manufactures Blades & Tubular Towers while Hubs & Nacelles are manufactured at the company’s facility at Una (Himachal Pradesh). The new integrated manufacturing facility at Barwani (Madhya Pradesh) manufactures blades and will manufacture nacelles, hubs, and towers. The facility at M.P., which will be amongst the largest in the world, will double Inox Wind’s manufacturing capacity to 1,600 MW per annum.

IWL manufactures key components of WTGs in-house to maintain high quality, most advanced technology, reliability and cost competitiveness. IWL has obtained ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004, OHSAS 18001 and ISO 3834 certifications for its management systems pertaining to manufacturing, installation, commissioning and O&M of wind turbines.

IWL offers complete end to end solutions from concept to commissioning. Besides manufacturing and supply of WTGs, IWL offers services including wind resource assessment, site acquisition, infrastructure development, erection and commissioning, and long term O&M of wind power projects.

For more information please contact:

Dheeraj Sood
Head – Investor Relations
Inox Group
Phone: 0120- 6149 600
Email- dheeraj.sood@inoxwind.com