SME Times News Bureau | 23 Mar, 2015
Indian wind energy leader Suzlon Group recently announced that it has maintained position as one of the top 10 Wind Turbine Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEMs) globally according to a report by MAKE Consulting.
Suzlon Group is the world's 6th largest wind OEM in terms cumulative capacity with 7.1% share and ranked 7th based on market share of 4.9% in 2014. The report also ranks Suzlon Group as # 5 among global top 10 players (excluding China).
The rankings have been published by MAKE consulting in the annual report the "Global Wind Turbine OEM 2014 Market Share".
Suzlon group crossed the milestone of 26,000 MW in terms of global installed capacity during 2014, firmly cementing the Group's position as the sixth largest wind company in terms of cumulative installations.
Tulsi R. Tanti, Chairman, Suzlon Group said: "The rankings reaffirm the confidence and faith of our customers across the globe in Suzlon’s technology edge, comprehensive product portfolio, services and end-to- end solutions approach. We continued to focus on delivering excellence and establishing industry benchmarks".
He added that Suzlon capitalized on the resurgence in our home market and unlocked the wind energy potential in the key markets of Latin America and South Africa. "We are also proud that Suzlon achieved the milestone of 26 GW globally during 2014," he said.
"Going forward, with our 18 years of sustained market leadership in India and governments thrust on renewables and the 'Make in India' vision, we are confident to tap the immense growth opportunities India. Further, Suzlon will also focus on tapping opportunities in USA, Brazil, China and other emerging economies," he added.