THDCIL has added one more feather in its cap by awarding Wind power Project of 63 MW (30x2.1 MW) capacity at Kandorna & Bhanwad wind Farm sites at distt. Dwarika, Gujarat to M/s SUZLON Energy Limited on 28.11.2016, with its comprehensive O&M initially for 10 years at the total cost of Rs.491.7cr. The project is planned to be commissioned by the end of March’2017.
This is THDCIL’s second venture in the field of Wind Power after the successful commissioning of its first Wind Power Project of 50 MW (25x2 MW) at Patan Wind farm in Gujarat. After the commissioning of the project the total installed capacity of THDCIL shall become 1513 MW and 113 MW alone in Wind Power sector by March’2017.
THDCIL is one of the premier hydro power generators in the country with installed capacity of 1450 MW with commissioning of Tehri & Koteshwar Dam and Wind Energy in Patan, Gujarat to its credit and is bestowed with ‘Mini Ratna-Category-I & Schedule ‘A’ Status. THDCIL is diversifying in different power sectors such as Solar, Thermal and Wind.