NEW DELHI: Multinational conglomerate GE and Continuum Green Energy (India) closed the financial deal of GE Energy Financial Services’ acquisition of a 49 per cent stake in Continuum’s 148.5 megawatt Morjar onshore wind project in Gujarat, it said in a statement on Wednesday.
Continuum sells renewable energy to power distribution companies, commercial and industrial customers in India.
Till date, GE’s arm GE Energy Financial Services has invested in several projects in India, enabling over one gigawatt of renewable energy projects across various states including Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat.
This investment demonstrates the company’s ability to provide financial solutions to sophisticated customers like Continuum, in support of the energy transition initiative. It offers the potential to enable future renewable energy opportunities as the financing solution can be replicated across India as well as the global market, the statement added.