Nordex and Senvion present new Indian models

INDIA: German manufacturers Nordex and Senvion have launched new turbines into the Indian market, thanks to recent acquisitions. Senvion is launching a portfolio of 2.3MW and 2.4MW turbines with rotor diameters between 110 and 124 … More →


Government to auction wind projects of 4,000 Mw capacity in current fiscal

The government plans to auction wind power projects of about 4 gigawatt (GW) capacity in tranches this year, a senior official said on Friday. NEW DELHI: The government plans to auction wind power projects of … More →


India Plans Auctions for 4 Gigawatts of Wind Power This Fiscal Year

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government is seeking to step up the pace of auctioning power-purchase contracts for wind-energy plants, building on a contest that reaped record-low prices for solar farms earlier this month. The government … More →


Suzlon brings 100.8 MW of wind power to India

Suzlon Group, a global renewable energy solutions provider, has installed and commissioned two wind-energy projects of 50.40 MW each for India’s National Aluminium Co. Ltd. (NALCO). One project consists of 24 units of Suzlon’s 2.1 … More →


Senvion launches 2-MW turbine series in India

April 20 – German wind turbine maker Senvion SA (ETR:SEN) today announced the launch in India of four turbine models in the 2-MW class, with start of production planned within 2017. The four models, 2.4M110, … More →


India’s NALCO inaugurates 100.8 MW of Suzlon-powered wind farms

India’s National Aluminium Co Ltd (BOM:532234), or NALCO, has dedicated 100.8 MW of wind farms built by Suzlon Energy (BOM:532667), the Indian wind power group said on Monday. The state-owned aluminum products manufacturer held the … More →


Gamesa India commissions more than 2 GW wind capacity in a year

CHENNAI, APRIL 18: Gamesa India has commissioned 2,050 MW of wind power capacity in India during 2016–17. The Indian arm of the Spanish wind turbine maker is the first ever wind company in the country … More →


India may add 6,000 MW wind power capacity in FY’18: IWTMA

“The government’s target (for the 2017-18) I think is 4,500 MW. We know that we have number of challenges in front of us, but we will try our best to give around 6,000 (MW) in … More →


Goyal inaugurates Nalco’s four wind power plants

April 15, 2017: Union Power and Coal Minister Pyush Goyal today dedicated to the nation 4 wind power plants built by Nalco and annuonced an expansion plan for the aluminium major to raise its capacity … More →


Energy: Going where the wind blows

Wind power industry is in the news. Why? For the first time, wind power installations (windmills) crossed the 5 Gigawatt mark, to reach 5,400 MW in 2016-17. The earlier record was 3,472 MW of 2015-16. … More →