Singapore, 27 March, 2017 – In 2015, Equis, Asia’s largest independent renewable energy investor, commissioned nine (9) solar, wind and hydro projects in India, Japan and the Philippines, with a total generation capacity of 407.4 MW.
In India, Equis commissioned four wind projects in Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat with generation capacity of 206 MW, and a hydro project in Sikkim added another 96 MW of generation capacity. In the Philippines, Equis commissioned a 30 MW solar project in Leyte and a 54 MW wind project in Rizal, as well as two solar projects in Japan’s Hiroshima and Hyogo prefectures with total generation capacity of 21.4 MW.
David Russell, Equis Funds Group CEO, said, “This year Equis expanded our renewable energy investments in both India and Japan, and added two major projects in the Philippines. As Asia's largest independent renewable energy IPP, Equis is well‐placed to continue our rapid growth in the world’s fastest‐growing renewable energy market."