BEML has commissioned a 9 MW windmill park located at Dammur village in Bagalkot, Karnataka. The 9 MW park will be generating electricity to power the manufacturing units of BEML located at the Kolar Gold Fields, Bengaluru and Mysuru.
Apart from this, BEML has already installed a 5 MW windmill project at Kappatagudda in Gadag district of Karnataka and is utilizing the power generated through this windmill since 2007. With this, almost 68 per cent of the energy needs of the company will be met through green energy.
BEML is a Public Sector Mini Ratna Category-I Company under the Ministry of Defence and the premier manufacturer of Metro Cars. The company is the leading rolling stock supplier in the Country.