Hatsun Agro Product (HAP) has commissioned wind power plants with 24 MW capacity in Tuticorin district, Tamil Nadu. A solar plant with 550 KW capacity is getting ready to be commissioned during March 2017 in Dindigul district, Tamil Nadu. These wind and solar projects are part of the company’s ongoing efforts to promote the use of clean and green energy sources.
The wind and solar projects costing Rs 180 crore is expected to generate around 73 million units of electricity per annum which will be utilized for captive consumption. The green energy projects will meet 75% of the power requirements of the company.
The wind power project commissioned by Gamesa India comprises of 12 Wind Turbine Generators which is of latest technology and has a capacity of 2 MW each. The eco friendly projects are an integral part of HAP’s effort in creating a sustainable environment by reducing CO2 emissions of 36,000 tonnes annually. The operational life of the project will be around 25 years.
Hatsun Agro, India's largest private sector dairy, sells liquid milk under the brand name Arokya, ice creams under the brand Arun Icecreams, and a wide range of dairy products under the brand Hatsun.