Sanofi India takes a stride towards renewable energy

Ankleshwar - one of Sanofi’s three GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) compliant state-of-the-art manufacturing sites in India - produces solid dose formulations and Active Pharma Ingredients (API)


Sanfoi India Ltd has signed an agreement with India's largest wind turbine manufacturer, Suzlon Energy Ltd, for 2.1 MW offsite windmill installation, to generate renewable power for captive consumption at its Ankleshwar site.

Dr. Shailesh Ayyangar, Managing Director, India and Vice-President South Asia said "We are pleased to partner with Suzlon to explore the utility f wind energy. We strongly support the use of renewable energies, and hence initiated a study in 2012 to better understand the local renewable energy market in India to identify available opportunities."

"We are happy to tie up with Sanofi, which is India's leading healthcare companies. In times when the future our planet is talked about on various platforms, it is extremely encouraging to see business taking proactive steps to offset their carbon emissions." commented Mr. Tulsi Tanti, Chairman, Suzlon Group.

Between its two facilities at Goa and Ankleshwar, Sanfoi has the capacity to manufacture 8.5 million tablets annually.


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