KERC New Tariff

Wind power developers in Karnataka are up in arms over a September 4 tariff order of the state power regulator, which they claim is unfair to projects of 599 MW, for which power purchase agreements … More →

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 →


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 →


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 →


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 →


India releases new policy draft for auctions

INDIA: The energy ministry is seeking industry comments on a new draft policy aimed at strengthening the auction process. The first ever federal auctions for 1GW wind power early this year saw record low bids. … More →


Suzlon sees wind energy auctions squeezing margins as market grows

Suzlon chairman Tulsi Tanti says wind energy auctions may ultimately benefit by sparking growth in the market New Delhi: Suzlon Energy Ltd, one of India’s largest wind-turbine makers, says the record-low prices paid for power … More →


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

India is at fourth position after China, the US and Germany, in terms of wind capacity installation Industry body Indian Wind Turbine Manufacturers Association (IWTMA) on Tuesday said the wind power generation capacity in the … More →


Brazil’s WEG to make wind turbines in India

Brazilian electrical equipment manufacturer WEG SA announced today that it plans to enter the Indian wind turbine production market. The company intends to upgrade its existing electric motors and generator factory near Bangalore in Tamil … More →


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 →