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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Wind power company fined for damaging China`s Great Wall

Government has slapped USD 1730
fine on company for illegal wind turbines.

China highly concerned over US complaint to WTO on wind power

China said it is "highly
concerned" over complaint by the US to the World Trade
Organisation to investigate "illegal" Chinese subsidies
to wind power equipment-makers.

China`s wind power capacity to grow five-fold by 2020

A report suggests China`s wind power capacity will increase by five-fold over next decade from 2009.

Solar, wind power ‘could become world’s main source of energy’

Wind and solar power could become the world’s main sources of energy, a Nobel-prize winning scientist suggests.

Govt offers Rs 3.8 bln in subsidy for wind power

The government would offer Rs 3.8 billion in generation-based subsidies to wind power projects feeding power into the national grid.

China harnesses mountain wind power

In the mountains above the southwestern Chinese town of Dali, dozens of new wind turbines dot the landscape -- a symbol of the country`s sky-high ambitions for clean, green energy.