Monthly Archives: May 2017

India’s wind power capacity crosses 32 GW mark, says IWTMA

India’s wind power capacity crosses 32 GW mark, says IWTMA According to the Central Electricity Authority’s (CEA) monthly report for March 2017, the installed wind power generation capacity is around 28.7 GW, lower than the … More →

If India meets renewables target, no more coal power needed till 2027

If India meets renewables target, no more coal power needed till 2027 The primary reason for the slowdown in India is “reluctance of banks and other financiers to provide further funds”, the report said. Over … More →

India to be third largest solar market in 2017

 Wed, May 10 2017. 05 58 PM IST India to be third largest solar market in 2017: report Solar capacity in India is expected to touch 18.7GW by the end of 2017, which is about … More →

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KK Wind Solutions of Denmark enters India

Danish company KK Wind Solutions, which specialises in control systems for wind turbines — electronics that go into controlling the operations of a wind turbine — has entered the Indian market. It will manufacture and … More →

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Why choose wind over water?

Improvements in wind energy technology can not only benefit India’s energy profile, but also enhance relations with neighbouring countries On April 26, wind energy major, Suzlon, announced the 12-month test results of its new turbine, … More →

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ISRO Has Developed A Solar Electric Car That May Just Solve India’s Fuel Crisis

The world acknowledges the fact that the future of mobility lies in electric vehicles. But the big question is how clean they really are. The emissions usually are transferred from the vehicle tailpipe to the … More →

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The Role Of Solar In A Smart Meter World

Connected devices are ushering in a new age. For the electric power sector, one such device is the smart meter – a building block for realizing the benefits of Internet of Things (IoT) technologies. A … More →

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Andhra Pradesh tenders 100 MW solar project

The Andhra Pradesh Power Generation Corporation releases tender details of $70 million solar project to be built in Talaricheruvu. The power utility of Indian state Andhra Pradesh has this week released details of a 100 … More →

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Govt to experiment with offshore wind projects: Piyush Goyal

Union minister Piyush Goyal also says the government is taking steps to improve the quality of coal mined in the country New Delhi: India will experiment with offshore wind power projects and, if found promising, … More →

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BHEL commissions solar power plant at Dadra and Nagar Haveli

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has commissioned a 3 MW Solar PV Power Plant in the Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli. The Solar PV Power Plant was recently inaugurated by the Prime Minister … More →