Railways to add 1000 MW of solar, 200 MW of wind energy: Suresh Prabhu

NEW DELHI: Railways plans to use renewable energy in a “big” way and is looking to add 1,000 MW of solar and 200 MW of wind energy, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu today said. Prabhu along … More →

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Hyderabad Firm Comes Out with India’s First Rooftop Wind Turbine to Produce Green Energy

Hyderabad based Archimedes Green Energys (P) Ltd comes out with India’s first Rooftop Wind Turbine to generate Green and sustainable energy. It is a “Make in India” product, declared Suryaprakash Gajjala, CEO of Archimedes Green … More →


Wind power capacity addition in 2016-17 put at 5,400 MW

CHENNAI, APRIL 2: India added a record 5,400 MW of wind power capacity in 2016-17, according to a government press release issued today. The previous high was 3,472 MW achieved in 2015-16. Notably, as much … More →


PTC Energy commissions wind projects in Karnataka, Andhra

New Delhi, Apr 2 (PTI) PTC Energy Ltd today announced commissioning of five wind power projects with an aggregate capacity of 238.8 megawatts in Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. With 50 MW operational capacity in wind … More →


After hydro, Himachal Pradesh plans to tap potential of wind energy

SHIMLA: Known for its vast hydro power potential, Himachal Pradesh government is now exploring the possibility of promoting non-conventional wind energy in a big way. As far as 12 sites have been identified in the … More →


Indian Railways plans to save Rs 41,000 Cr in energy; embraces solar, wind as way ahead

India’s economy has seen remarkable expansion in the past decade, with an average growth of 7–8 percent per annum in the last few years, according to a Press Information Bureau release. At this juncture, Railway … More →


Vestas inaugurates blades factory in Gujarat under ‘Make in India’ initiative

Vestas Wind Systems, the world?s leading wind power solutions provider, today inaugurated a state-of-the-art wind turbine blade manufacturing unit in Gujrat. The establishment of the factory showcases Vestas? support to Prime Minister Modi?s ?Make in … More →


Reliance Power promoter group entity sells shares worth Rs 858 crore

Reliance Infradevelopment offloaded a total of 18 crore shares over three days starting from March 20. The shares were sold in three tranches to Reliance Wind Turbine Installators Industries at different prices. NEW DELHI: A … More →


Maharashtra to restart wind power purchase agreements after 3 years

For the past three years, unused wind generating capacity had been piling up in Maharashtra. One developer confirmed that his firm had been called to complete the formalities. New Delhi: The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution … More →


Strong tailwind powers bids for new wind farms

With falling tariff and increasing investor interest, India’s wind power sector seems to have shifted into a higher gear, looking to add 30 GW of installed capacity in the next five years India aims to … More →