Wind power

Rs 3/unit to be benchmark price for power in medium term:Goyal

The government is looking at Rs 3 per unit as the benchmark price for power from all energy sources like thermal, solar and wind in the medium term.

Apr 29, 2017, 20:41 PM IST
By 2030, one-fifth of world electricity to be supplied by wind: Report

By 2030, one-fifth of world electricity to be supplied by wind: Report

"By 2030 wind power could reach 2,110 GW, and supply up to 20 per cent of global electricity, creating 2.4 million new jobs and reducing CO2 emissions by more than 3.3 billion tonnes per year, and attract annual investment of about €200 billion," GWEC said in a release here.

Oct 18, 2016, 18:32 PM IST
'Wind power could generate 20% of world electricity by 2030'

'Wind power could generate 20% of world electricity by 2030'

Wind power could supply up to 20 percent of global electricity by 2030 owing to dramatic cost reductions and efforts to check climate change, said a Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) report released on Tuesday.

Oct 18, 2016, 18:29 PM IST
Siemens, Gamesa to create largest wind farm business

Siemens, Gamesa to create largest wind farm business

Germany's Siemens and Spain's Gamesa announced plans to create the world's biggest builder of windfarms on Friday, seeking to combine their respective strengths in offshore wind power and developing markets.

Jun 17, 2016, 16:59 PM IST

Govt can use auctions to get renewable energy projects: Study

With an aim to meet the target of increasing the power capacity from renewable resources in a cost-effective way, the government can consider auction method to procure such projects, a recent study said.

May 15, 2015, 23:09 PM IST

Inox Wind's Rs 700-crore IPO to hit market on March 18

Wind power solutions provider Inox Wind is hitting the capital market next week to raise up to Rs 700 crore through an initial public offering (IPO) to fund expansion and meet other requirements.

Mar 11, 2015, 19:17 PM IST

Andhra inks MoUs for 4,000 MW wind power

Andhra Pradesh Sunday signed MOUs for generation of 4,000 MW wind power and 200 MW hybrid power.

Feb 15, 2015, 20:57 PM IST
Solar, wind power to become cheapest in Asia: Scientists

Solar, wind power to become cheapest in Asia: Scientists

Finnish scientists believe that renewable energy sources, such as solar and wind power, will become the cheapest energy for consumers in Asia in next 10 years.

Jan 15, 2015, 14:07 PM IST

Tiny, flapping flags to generate wind power

Can the friction of tiny flapping flags harvest wind power? Yes, say researchers, suggesting that building arrays of flags may generate substantial quantities of power in the near future.

Sep 29, 2014, 17:38 PM IST

India 5th in wind power generation with 1,700 MW added in 2013

India ranked fifth among top ten wind power producers in the world by adding 1,700 MW capacity in 2013, a global report on renewable energy said.

Aug 19, 2014, 22:17 PM IST

India ranked 5th amongst top 10 wind power producers: Report

India ranked fifth amongst top ten wind power producers in the world by adding 1,700 MW capacity in 2013, a report said.

Aug 18, 2014, 17:24 PM IST

GE invests in three wind projects in India

The company is one of the leading investors in wind power, with projects spanning nine countries and a capacity of more than 13 GW in operation or under construction.

Jul 28, 2014, 15:03 PM IST

Private power producers to discuss future roadmap for sector

Eminent experts from the sector, including company CEOs, former bureaucrats are expected to attend the conference which will be held in Goa from July 31-August 4.

Jul 20, 2014, 10:58 AM IST

Suzlon Energy to sell Rs 1,000 crore of non-core local assets

Wind power major Suzlon Energy plans to sell Rs 1,000 crore of non-core assets to cut debt, Chairman and Managing Director Tulsi Tanti said Thursday.

Apr 10, 2014, 21:16 PM IST

Soon, drones to put solar and wind power plants in sky

A UK company is in the midst of developing a technology that will take power plants to skies.

Dec 05, 2013, 16:32 PM IST

Neyveli's wind power proj may be commissioned by next year

"The project is scheduled to be commissioned in June 2014," according to a source.

Sep 26, 2013, 18:43 PM IST

Tata Power registers another wind project under UNFCC

Located in Samana, the project will come under Clean Development Mechanism of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

Feb 18, 2013, 19:47 PM IST

Suzlon wins 105 MW order in Canada

As part of this, a service and maintenance agreement (ISP) for a total of 15 years for the new projects was also concluded, the company said in a statement.

Dec 17, 2012, 11:30 AM IST

Suzlon crosses 20,000-mw installed capacity

This follows the company getting a go-ahead from its lenders yesterday to recast its Rs 11,000 crore debt.

Nov 28, 2012, 16:28 PM IST

Suzlon in talks with lenders for restructuring plans

Suzlon Energy Ltd., India’s biggest and the world’s fifth largest wind turbine company, has initiated talks with its lenders to restructure its debt.

Nov 06, 2012, 17:37 PM IST