Suzlon to focus on wind-solar hybrid model
Wind energy turbine manufacturer Suzlon Energy is present in all nine wind rich States with over 14 manufacturing facilities in the country. The company is the largest operations and maintenance (O&M) service provider in the Indian renewable sector with 10 GW of assets installed is under its management. The company is keen to explore the hybrid model combining the strengths of both wind and solar.
Due to complementary generation profile of wind and solar, a combination of both the technology is required even from optimum utilisation of grid infrastructure. Wind is already at grid-parity and with over 28 GW installations, it is a proven and mature technology. Central government has set individual targets for Wind and Solar.