In recent years, there has been significant increase in wind power generation capacity in India, contributed by many leading wind turbine manufacturers in India. The Indian Wind Energy Association has predicted that the present level of technology, the ‘on-shore’ potential for utilization of wind energy for electricity generation is nearly 102 GW. In India, the unexplored resource availability has the potential to sustain the growth of wind energy sector in the coming years.
We are listing the top 10 wind turbine manufacturers in India. For more market insights about the wind turbine market in India, please check Technavio’s market report Wind Turbine Market in India 2019, or request market report sample for FREE now!
Top 10 Wind Turbine Manufacturers in India 2019
Vestas India is one of top wind turbine manufacturers in India. The Indian market is a strategic focus market for Vestas. The company began operations in India by 1979. The company has major footprints in over 70 countries. In 2017, the company earned a revenue of €10 bn and has a workforce of more than 23,000 globally. In 2017, the blade factory was inaugurated which expanded its capabilities with 350 MW of turnkey projects. The factory will be used to export purposes as well as supplying blades to the local market. The year 2017 turned out to be a good year for Vestas as more than 600 MW of additional orders were announced. The company continues to collaborate with external manufacturers to ensure a flexible supply chain in order to ensure a competitive footprint.
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Suzlon Energy Limited
Suzlon is one of the largest Indian wind energy companies and top wind turbine manufacturers in India. The company was founded in 1995. It has a capacity of produce of 23,000 MW of wind energy. In 2017, the company earned a revenue of USD 942 million. The company installed the largest wind turbine generator manufactured in India called the S-128-105m. It has a rotor diameter of 128 meters.
One of the biggest companies to be conceptualized in India, Suzlon, is a true market leader in the production of. The company started operations in 1995, and in just two decades of inception, it has managed to open branches in more than 30 countries worldwide. The company is currently capable of producing in excess of 23,000 MW.
ReGen Powertech Pvt. Ltd.
ReGen Powertech is one of the most diversified wind turbine production companies in India and is making a huge contribution to meet the growing demand of India’s electricity needs. Along with manufacturing wind turbines, the company also offers other services such as consultancy, supply, and erection of wind energy-related projects. It offers superior gearless wind turbines which is designed by Vensys AG.
ReGen wind turbines have fewer wearing parts which ensures longer life and offer advantages such as compact construction, efficient energy conversion and intelligent design. Its 1.5 MW is the most popular wind turbine in its class which has a gearless drive with Permanent Magnet Generator technology that eradicates losses owing to external excitation power and gear box.
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Wind World India Ltd
Wind World India was setup in 1994 and is stationed in Mumbai. It was formerly known as Enercon (India) Limited. One of its path breaking innovation has been the gearless technology, which is an energy-efficient grid feeding system and has long-lasting warp resistant blades. Karnataka, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, and Andhra Pradesh are the seven high wind potential states where Wind World India is present. It has installed more than 6204 Wind Energy Converters (WECs) with a capacity of over 4561 MW.
Orient Green Power Ltd
In India, Orient Green Power is among the largest independent power producers of renewable power in India. As of 2017, the company produces nearly 425 MW through wind power and has plans to increase the capacity to over 1000 MW. It has a major presence in states such as Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, and Karnataka, making it one of the largest wind turbine manufacturers in India in terms of aggregate installed capacity
Indowind Energy Limited
Indowind Energy Limited is a major wind turbine manufacturer and an independent power producer in the renewable energy field generating “Green Power®” through wind farms and offers allied services in the wind energy sector. It also develops wind farms for sale, manages the wind assets, and generates Green Power® for sale to utilities and corporates. The company has strong capabilities and knowledge in areas like project management, robust managerial and financial resources, and experience in the operations of wind farms.
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GE Wind Energy Ltd
One of the world’s most popular platform is the GE’s 1.5 MW wind turbine. The company has its manufacturing hub in Pune, India which builds 1.5-77 (1.5 MW capacity with 77 m rotor diameter) and 1.6-82.5 (1.6 MW capacity with 82.5 m rotor diameter) Class IIIb wind turbine products. GE has specifically manufactured turbines for India that consists of a large rotor diameter which harnesses low wind speeds. Voltage ride-through technologies make possible integration with weak grids. The turbines are designed in such as way that integration and delivery to various locations, including those with challenging site conditions or poor wind resources, become easy.
GE’s popular wind turbines in India
- 5 MW-77 m Turbine
- 6 MW-82.5 m Turbine – Class III B
Inox Wind is one of the leading wind energy solutions providers and top wind turbine manufacturers in India. In the wind energy market, Inox Wind is a completely integrated player with three state-of-the-art manufacturing plants in Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, and Himachal Pradesh with a combined manufacturing capacity of 1,600 MW.
Inox Wind manufacturers the following types of the 2 MW WTG
- Rotor diameter of 93 meters with hub height of 80 meters
- Rotor Diameter of 100 meters with hub height of 80 / 92 meters
- Rotor Diameter of 113 meters with hub height of 92 meters
- Rotor Diameter of 113 meters with hub height of 120 meters
Leitwind Shriram Manufacturing Ltd
Leitwind Shriram Manufacturing Ltd is a joint venture between Shriram EPC Ltd and Leitwind BV to manufacture LEITWIND wind electric generators. LEITWIND is the combination of creative energies in order to generate better solutions through imaginative engineering. Continuous investments into research and development has allowed LEITWIND to take advantage of collaborations between the ropeway and wind turbine technologies by integrating revolutionary concepts such as Direct Drive, Permanent Magnets into the Wind Turbine.
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RRB Energy provides custom-built turnkey solutions in the area of wind energy for optimal power generation. The company was established in 1987. Its primary objective is to produce world class wind electric generators (WEGs) in India to utilize the wind power. The company was the first to produce pitch regulated WEGs in India. The manufacturing hub is located in Chennai, India. Some of its notable products include:
- V39-500 kW (Based on V47 Platform)
- Pawan Shakthi (PS)-600 kW
- Pawan Shakthi (PS)-1800 kW
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