Inox Wind Limited (IWL), one of India's leading wind energy solutions provider, today announced its financial results for the third quarter of Fiscal Year 2024 (FY24). Continuing its remarkable turnaround journey, Inox Wind turned PAT positive in Q3 FY24, reflecting the successful implementation and outcome of all the recent strategic measures as well as operational improvements.
In Q3 FY24, on consolidated basis, the Company reported revenue of INR 506.9 crore, a 113% increase from INR 237.7 crore posted in Q3 FY23, on the back of strong order execution in the quarter. EBITDA in Q3 FY24 was Rs. 99.5 crore compared to an EBITDA loss of Rs. 172.5 crore in Q3 FY23. Significantly, IWL posted profit after tax of Rs. 1.8 cr in Q3 FY24 vs loss after tax of Rs 287.9 cr in Q3 FY23.
The financial turnaround, along with the key achievements highlighted below, sets us on course for a massive growth journey ahead:
- Secured the single largest wind project order of 1,500 MW from leading power utility
- Orders intake cumulating to ~ 1,850 MW over the past few months, taking the orderbook to ~2.6 GW (excluding LoIs)
- 3 MW turbine enlisted in the RLMM by MNRE
- Signed landmark agreement for the launch of 4.X MW wind turbines in India; secured on the technological front for the next decade
- Raised ~ Rs 800 crores from global institutional investors which was utilized to significantly strengthen the balance sheet
- Massive project size inventory with high value project site development pipeline
Mr. Devansh Jain, Executive Director, INOXGFL Group, expressed, "This is a momentous achievement for Inox Wind. The efforts which we have put over the last few quarters have yielded a remarkable turnaround for Inox Wind in Q3, which is reflected in the current order book and the reported numbers. I firmly believe that we have just embarked on a massive growth journey. With all the levers aligned, which includes the strong promoter backing of the company, a robust balance sheet, large and continuously increasing orderbook, ramped up operations, a high value project development pipeline, along with being technologically ready for the next decade, I believe Inox Wind is fully geared up to capture the large opportunities that the sector beholds.
Commenting on the results, Mr. Kailash Tarachandani, CEO of Inox Wind, said, "I am delighted to announce that our efforts over the past year has delivered a profitable quarter, a massive turnaround after the painful transition in the industry. Q3 FY24 is the stepping stone for us. We have ensured that all the building blocks are in place for us to deliver gigawatt-plus scale annual execution and create value for all our stakeholders."
Shares of Inox Wind Limited was last trading in BSE at Rs. 516.10 as compared to the previous close of Rs. 552.65. The total number of shares traded during the day was 271120 in over 10948 trades.
The stock hit an intraday high of Rs. 559.85 and intraday low of 497.40. The net turnover during the day was Rs. 143352521.00.