NTPC REL declares commercial operation of 50 MW Dayapar wind project in Gujarat

NTPC Renewable Energy Limited (NTPC REL) has announced the commissioning of the first part capacity of 50 MW out of 150 MW Dayapar Wind Energy Project Phase-I at Dayapar, Bhuj, Gujarat.

As part of the order, Inox Wind Limited has supplied and installed 25 DF 113/92 – 2.0 MW capacity wind turbine generators with 113 meter rotor diameter and 92 meter hub height. Further, as part of the order, Inox Wind, through its subsidiary Inox Green Energy Services Limited, will provide comprehensive operation and maintenance services for the lifetime of the project (25 years). Dayapar Wind is NTPC REL’s first project as well as the first capacity in India declared commercial under the new Indian Electricity Grid Code and General Network Access regime. With this, the total installed capacity of NTPC Group has become 73,874 MW and the total renewable energy operational capacity of NTPC Group now stands at 3,364 MW.