- Category: AP Wind Power Projects
Nalco is planning to set up a 50.4 MW wind power plant in Gandikota in Kadappa district of Andhra Pradesh. The company has awarded the contract to Suzlon Energy which will set up 24 wind turbine generators of 2.1 MW. The project is expected to have 22% capacity utilization and is likely to be completed by February 2012. The project also meets Nalco's obligation to purchase 5% of its energy requirements from clean energy sources.
The project had been commissioned and the total investment entailed is Rs. 2750 million.