Gamesa, a wind turbine manufacturer and project developer, announced
that it will
develop 130 MW of solar projects for Atria Power, a renewable energy
project developer. The company has entered into an agreement with Atria Power
for the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of one solar project
each in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. Gamesa will also provide operations and
maintenance services for the projects. This is the largest solar order received
by Gamesa since its entry into India’s solar
sector according to the company.
Under the terms of the EPC contract, Gamesa will develop two
solar power projects, with capacities of 90 MW and 40 MW. Gamesa will also install
96 of its E1.37 MW inverters. The projects are slated for commissioning in
"This contract marks a fresh milestone in our strategy
in the solar power segment in India. Here at Gamesa we continue to strive to
offer our customers unrivalled solutions, by leveraging our know-how developing
and managing renewable energy projects and our competitive local supply chain,"
explained Ramesh Kymal, Gamesa's CEO in India.