Sunsure Energy commissions 21.3 MWp Open Access Solar Power Plant for INOX Air Products in Uttar Pradesh
Sunsure Energy, one of India's leading solar power developers, has commissioned a 21.3 MWp Solar Open Access Power Plant for INOX Air Products (INOXAP). The plant, which is located in Bangarmau, district Unnao, was inaugurated on March 31, 2023, in the presence of Mr. Vinod Singh (Business Head - North India, INOXAP) and Mr. SK Jena (Head - Energy, INOXAP), Mr. Kartikeya N. Sharma (Chief – Strategy, Sunsure) and Tarunveer Singh (Head – Projects, Sunsure).
This is the largest renewable energy installation in the region and INOXAP's first dedicated Open Access Power Plant in India. This power plant will be supplying over 3.1 Crore units of green power to the Modinagar Medical Oxygen plant of INOX Air Products, thereby enabling an offset of over 27 million kgs of CO2 yearly for the next 25 years.
Commenting on the commissioning of the plant, Mr. Siddharth Jain, Managing Director of INOX Air Products said, "With the commissioning of our first Open Access captive Solar Power Plant in India, we have taken a giant step towards our Net Zero goals. While we are expanding our footprint to augment the rapid growth in the manufacturing sector, we are also ensuring that we perform our duties in a completely sustainable and responsible manner, by manufacturing with Green fuels, and thereby supplying Green Oxygen & Industrial Gases. With the commissioning of this plant, we will offset a significant amount of carbon emission, and contribute towards a cleaner and greener future. We extend our sincere gratitude to Sunsure Energy for their strong execution capabilities and partnership in achieving our sustainability goals."
Mr. Shashank Sharma, Founder - Chairman & CEO of Sunsure Energy, said, "We are delighted to deliver this landmark project for INOX Air Products. The commissioning of this plant is a major step towards reducing carbon emissions and achieving a sustainable future for one of the most important industry sectors for India. We hope continue to leverage our strengths in Renewable Energy to help INOXAP reach its Net Zero goals across the country."
The project was completed within a record time of 9 months, showcasing Sunsure Energy's strong execution capabilities. With this project, Sunsure Energy continues to strengthen its position as a leading developer of solar power in India.