A 100 megawatt (MW) wind power plant has been commissioned in Kutch, Gujarat by Adani Wind Energy Kutch Three Limited (AWEKTL), a part of Adani Green Energy. With the successful commissioning of the plant, the company has an operational wind energy generation capacity of 497 MW.
The commissioning was five months ahead of schedule, Adani Green Energy Limited (AGEL) said in a statement adding that this is the fifth project commissioned before schedule by the company over the past 12 months. The plant has Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) at Rs 2.82/kwh.
AGEL has a total renewable capacity of 14,815 MW including 11,470 MW that have been awarded and are at different stages of implementation. With this project the company has added a total renewable capacity of 800 MW since the last 12 months despite COVID-19 challenges.
Like all its other assets, the newly commissioned plant would be managed by the Adani Group’s ‘Intelligent Energy Network Operation Centre’ platform that gives AGEL complete centralized visibility and an ability to manage its renewables assets on a pan India basis.