Torrent Power commissions 115 MW wind project in Gujarat

Torrent Power Limited has commissioned 115 MW wind power project through its wholly owned subsidiary, Torrent Solargen Limited, in Devbhumi Dwarka district of Gujarat.

The company was awarded the project through a competitive bidding process under Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI) wind tranche V. The company has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) for a period of 25 years with SECI which has a back-to-back power sale agreement (PSA) with the state of Haryana.  The wind turbines for the project have been sourced from GE. With the addition of 115 MW wind power, Torrent Power’s installed renewable capacity has reached around 1.18 GW, and total generation to 4.2 GW. In addition, renewable capacity of 0.6 GW is under different stages of development.