Generation

With increase in installed capacity of wind power and adaptation of latest wind turbines, there has been significant increase in wind generation over a period of last 6-7 years.

Year – on – Year Wind Generation in Billion Units till March 31, 2012 is tabulated below.

S. No.
Name of the State
Upto March, 2005
2005-06
2006-07
2007-08
2008-09
2009-10
2010-11
2011-12
Cumulative
1

Tamil Nadu

11.970

3.444

5.268

6.066

6.206

8.146

8.720

9.855

59.675

2

Gujarat

1.332

0.286

0.455

0.851

2.104

2.988

2.881

4.181

15.077

3

Maharashtra

2.650

0.790

1.714

1.804

2.207

2.779

2.692

3.296

17.931

4

Rajasthan

0.494

0.427

0.532

0.682

0.758

1.127

1.387

2.420

7.826

5

Karnataka

1.409

0.935

1.397

1.840

1.723

2.895

2.825

3.279

16.303

6

Andhra Pradesh

0.721

0.079

0.111

0.101

0.333

0.106

0.076

0.122

1.650

7

Madhya Pradesh

0.300

0.030

0.070

0.069

0.003

.082

.090

0.130

0.775

8

Kerala

0.047

0.000

0.000

0.000

0.000

.065

.065

0.070

0.246

 

Total

18.923

5.991

9.547

11.413

13.334

18.188

18.735

23.353

119.483

Source: MNRE