BEML has inaugurated a 200 KWp grid connected Rooftop Solar project at its Mysore Complex on March 02, 2017. With the installation and commissioning of the Rooftop Solar project, the company has inched towards achieving the target of utilizing 100% Renewable energy for Captive Consumption.
Besides, in realizing its goal of achieving 100% renewable energy, the company has commenced its initiation by setting up a 5 MW Windmill Project at Gadag District, Karnataka which is generating power since 2007. In addition, BEML has also set up an 18 MW Windmill Project at Koppal & Bagalkot districts in Karnataka, whereby power from 9 MW Windmill is already getting generated. The balance 9 MW project is under commissioning. With this, the total commissioned renewable energy capacity will be 23.2 MW which would meet the total power requirement of the company.
BEML is a manufacturer of mining and construction equipments in India. It deals in three product segments comprising mining and construction equipments, defense products and railway & metro products.