vision “For a cleaner world” reflects our ambition to drive the transformation
towards an low-emission energy system and optimal resource efficiency. Our
mission is to engage our customers and society to drive the change towards a
In India, Fortum’s immediate priority is solar energy production, which is in
line with the Indian government’s focus to promote renewable energy
Fortum opened its office in India in September 2012 to assess growth
opportunities in the Indian energy market. The office is located in Gurgaon, in
the National Capital Territory of Delhi.
In June 2013 Fortum acquired a 5 MW solar power plant in the state of
Rajasthan, north-western India. It further strengthened its solar portfolio in
December 2014 when its 10 MW solar PV plant was connected to the grid in Madhya
Pradesh. The plant was formally inaugurated on 20 January 2015 as the first
project to be commissioned under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission
(JNNSM) Phase II Batch I.
2016 Fortum won auction for a 70 MW project at Bhadla solar park in Rajasthan
and in April 2016 won an additional 100 MW at Pavagada solar park in Karnataka.