ACC commissions new wind farm

ACC commissions new wind farm
Published: 12 April 2010

Indian producer, ACC, has commissioned its third wind energy farm near Satara in Maharashtra.

The wind farm comprises two turbines of 1.25 Mw capacities each making a total capacity of 2.5MW.

The Satara wind farm will be supplied through a wheeling arrangement to ACC’s Thane complex and Bulk Cement Corporation (BCCI), a subsidiary of ACC located at Kalamboli near Mumbai.

Wind turbine generation will satisfy 70 per cent of the electricity requirement at ACC’s Thane complex and 64 per cent at BCCI Kalamboli.

With the commissioning of its new plant, ACC now has a total wind power capacity of 19MW, the release added.