Wind power

Overview

The Wind Power Division of Essel Mining & Industries Limited (EMIL) generates green energy from renewable resources. It represents an important initiative by the Company to be environment-friendly and a responsible corporate citizen, promoting sustainable development.

Commissioned in 2004-05, EMIL’s wind farm is spread over Dhule and Nandurbar districts of Maharashtra and has an installed capacity of 75 MW. The entire power generated from these windmills is presently supplied to Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL).

EMIL believes that effective and efficient utilization of natural resources, coupled with responsible environmental consideration, is vital for sustainable development in India. The project was developed to be an integral part of sustainable development priorities in India with the objective of climate change mitigation through reduction in green house gas (GHG) emissions.

The wind division helps Utilities / Industries fulfill their commitment towards Renewable Purchase Obligation. EMIL continues to make concerted efforts in energy conservation by adopting renewable resources of energy to reduce carbon footprint.