Panaji-Goa/India, October 2016: POWERCON Ventures India Pvt. Ltd, part of BaxEnergy Group, has been awarded for its innovative Wind Asset Management Techniques at the India Wind Energy Forum 2016 that took place in Panaji-Goa, in India on the 6th-7th of October 2016.
POWERCON team receives Wind Turbine Service & Maintenance Company of the year at IWEF 2016
India Wind Energy Forum (IWEF) is the India’s biggest Premier Wind Energy Event, attracting and bringing together leaders from across the World. During this event the best performing companies and other professionals were honored for their achievements and positive contribution under different categories of awards for excellence, among which POWERCON, which has been recognized with a double award. The IWEF Excellence award is considered a trustful benchmark for excellence, and it is the most prestigious recognition that could be received in the Indian Wind Energy sector.
POWERCON is a Renewable Energy (RE) Asset Management Company having core competency in Operation & Maintenance of wind assets with various manufacturers, models, capacities & technologies. As a 360-degree Independent Service Provider (ISP), POWERCON offers O&M services from sub-MW to multi-MW class wind turbines, and associated HT infrastructure for several and wide ranging needs across the wind power delivery chain in India.
POWERCON team receives Wind Farm Control Center of the year – Independent Service Provider at IWEF 2016
At the IWEF 2016, POWERCON has been honored with two awards for excellence: Wind Turbine Service & Maintenance Company of the year (Turbine Technology category) and Wind Farm Control Center of the year – Independent Service Provider (Data, IT Analytics category). Mr. Praveen Kakulte, POWERCON CEO, was invited by the event’s host to take the stage and to talk about their solution, before receiving the awards. “India is heading towards 60GW of Wind by 2022. POWERCON along with its JV partner BaxEnergy pledge to contribute for innovation in the Indian renewable industry and thus ensure delivery of ever increasing GWh through its asset monitoring, analytics and diagnostic solution” said Mr. Kakulte. “POWERCON is set to profitably harness renewable energy, aiming to increase yields and assets’ longevity, as well as to optimize O&M costs per unit of electricity generated” he added. POWERCON brilliantly stands out for bridging unmet needs in the Wind Industry. The core value of the Company is being “Partners in Performance” for IPPs as well as OEMs.
The IWEF 2016 event was attended by CEOs from all the stakeholders of Indian Wind Energy field including policy makers, IPPs, lenders, project developers, service and technology providers, EPC players, investors and other top professionals in the wind energy market. This year’s IWEF Edition has focused on the aspects that would lead to a resumption in the Indian energy sector, driving the Indian Wind Energy Industry to next 60 GW by 2022. The two-day event provided an excellent showcase and networking opportunity for industry members to speak with policymakers, media and industry partners and also an occasion to learn a wide range of plenary sessions and workshops.
POWERCON provides a world class Asset Management Studio in Pune (India), powered by Energy Studio Pro® platform, through which are monitored so Indian assets as well as International ones. Asset Optimization Service is enabled by the data visualization, data analytics, diagnostic and forecasting capabilities of the exclusive application platform Energy Studio Pro®, which is the trusted and powerful solution of its JV partner BaxEnergy GmbH. Energy Studio Pro® enables utilities, independent power producers and O&M service providers to run their power plants more efficiently, minimizes their energy losses due to downtime and slow responses to outages, and increases the overall yields maximizing the return on investment. The completeness and flexibility of the solution provide easy-to-use automated tools, ready to use out-of-the-box while remaining highly customizable to fit specific customers’ need. Globally Energy Studio Pro® breaks the record of 80 Gigawatts of monitored power Worldwide.
One of the common goals of BaxEnergy and POWERCON is to provide continuous innovation, adopting the latest cutting edge technologies for wind-photovoltaic industry, like through the implementation of the augmented reality for O&M operations.
POWERCON is the first Indian Renewable Energy Asset Management Company that provides a complete 360-degree Operation and Maintenance (O&M) service for solar and wind power plant. The company has grown a generation of engineers that have contributed to the wind energy since inception in India. Working on the implementation of many wind energy projects and evaluating challenging opportunities, the company influences various aspects of the supply chain in the Indian wind industry. For additional information about the company and service offers, please visit: www.powercon.in
BaxEnergy is dedicated to deliver innovative turnkey solutions to renewable energy players for complete visualization, data analysis and optimization of their power plants. The aim of the company is to make renewable energy easier, more efficient, affordable and secure, contributing to build a greener world for the benefit of present and future generations. BaxEnergy was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Bad Nenndorf, Germany. The Development and Support division is located in Catania, Italy. For additional information about the company and service offers, please visit: www.baxenergy.com
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