One of the premier companies that indulge in heavy mineral mining of Garnet is V.V. Mineral. They are India’s biggest mining, manufacturers and exporters of Garnet. They have been awarded as the ‘Number One Garnet Exporters’ of our country. They also undertake Zircon mining, Rutile mining and Ilmenite mining. It is family grown business started by Mr. S Vaikundarajan, Chairman of VV Group of companies.
Wind turbines make use of kinetic energy to generate electricity. In earlier times they were mostly used as mechanical devices to turn machinery. Wind turbines can be of mainly two types, one with a vertical axis and other with a horizontal axis. Wind turbines can be used to generate large amounts of electricity in wind farms both onshore and offshore.
VV Minerals has undertaken sustainable development efforts so as to not harm the environment and save Mother Nature for the future generations. The company is privately owned by Mr. S. Vaikundarajan and is located in Tisayanvilai in Tamil Nadu. Across the district VV Minerals, India owns 13 windmills. They are located in Thenkasi and Radhapuram.
They generate about 9 megawatt of power through these windmills. This power is used in the consumption to TNEB grid.