Mumbai, Jan 7: Suzlon Wind Energy, the Europe and Latin America marketing arm of Suzlon Energy Limited - the world"s 5th largest wind turbine manufacturer, further consolidated its position in the Spanish wind energy market with an order for 42.5 MW of wind turbine capacity.
The contract is to be supplied through 22 units of Suzlon"s S88 2.1 MW turbines. According to Suzlon Wind Energy CEO Erik Winter Pedersen, ''This is an exciting opportunity and we are very pleased to partner with Eolia Renovables SRC and Iniciativas Energeticas S.A. We have a winning combination with Suzlon"s EPC experience in large, successful wind projects around the world and the client"s considerable experience in the Spanish energy market.'' The customer is a company with Eolia Renovables SRC S.A., as major shareholder and Iniciativas Energeticas S.A., subsidiary in renewable of the Huarte family group, as minority shareholder.
Suzlon Group CEO Andre Horbach said, ''It"s vital for us to be present in one of the largest markets for renewable energy in the world, and we are extremely pleased to partner up with such a professional client.''