We were founded in 2011 and commenced operations in 2012 with our first project which had a capacity of 25.20 MW and is located in Jasdan, Gujarat. We increased our operational capacity from 545.76 MW as of March 31, 2015 to 986.90 MW as of March 31, 2016 and became the first Indian renewable energy IPP to exceed 1 GW of operational capacity in April 2016. We then doubled our operational capacity to 1.99 GW as of March 31, 2017 and again nearly doubled it to 3.92 GW as of March 31, 2018.
Today, ReNew Power Ltd. (‘ReNew Power’) is India’s largest renewable energy IPP (Independent Power Producer) with a capacity of more than 5,800 MW of wind & solar power assets across the country. Of this, more than 3,900 MW of assets are already operational.
Committed to leading a change in the country’s current energy portfolio by delivering cleaner and smarter energy choices and thereby reducing India’s carbon footprint, ReNew Power’s mission is to play a pivotal role in meeting India’s growing energy needs in an efficient, sustainable and socially responsible manner. The company creates value through reliable and efficient generation of non-conventional power through innovation in solar and wind power solutions.
Sumant Sinha is the Chairman and Managing Director of ReNew Power Ltd., a leading Indian renewable energy Independent Power Producer (IPP). Sumant has also been the Chairman of the National Renewable Energy Committee of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).
Sumant is a thought leader and a regular speaker at both national and international conferences and seminars. He is frequently featured as a business commentator in national print and television media.