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Planting a new seed of change: HFE commissions India’s First Wind-Solar Hybrid Power Plant

Today, we’re witnessing the spectacular growth of renewable energy. Many across the globe are taking initiatives to transition towards such greener source of energy.

Taking charge of a pioneering role, Hero Future Energies is proud to announce the commissioning of India’s first wind-solar hybrid power plant in Karnataka!

Stepping up the efficient use of renewable energy to a whole new level, with its inauguration it is safe to say that we’re definitely treading towards greener pastures.

Adding 28.8 MW solar project to the existing 50 MW wind project, the combination allows for more efficient and flexible steady power supply. In this particular renewable hybrid plant, the wind-turbines operate at night and early in the early morning to avail the high wind speed while the solar panels perform by availing the bright sunshine during the day.

Hero Future Energies’ Chairman and Managing Director – Mr. Rahul Munjal at the inauguration of the plant.

Inspecting and appreciating one of India’s many firsts, Mr. Atul Raaizada, HFE’s Sr. VP (Project & OMS) with Mr. Rahul Munjal, HFE’s Chairman and Managing Director. 
Standing tall and hybrid – the existing wind turbines to now get additional support from solar panels!

 

Day and night: the wind-turbines operate at night and early in the early morning to avail the high wind speed while the solar panels perform by availing the bright sunshine during the day.

For more information, you may refer to

The Economic Times’ article on the same news here.

ET Energy World’s article on the same news here.

In an in-depth conversation with HFE’s CEO Mr. Sunil Jain, Emerging Tech Radio covers the news in their latest podcast episode.

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