Rajasthan House passes bill allowing lease of land for power units

The Rajasthan Assembly on Thursday passed an amendment bill enabling land owner to lease land for to power (solar and wind energy) producers for thirty years.

Wind, solar energy to get big push under Modi-led NDA

The Narendra Modi government is likely to harness solar power and give a fillip to development of offshore wind energy so as to provide electricity to every household in the near future, industry officials said today.

Jaya seeks PM`s intervention for two wind energy projects

Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa has sought Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s intervention for obtaining approval for two of its wind energy projects.

MPs seek exclusive panel on wind energy

A group of MPs working on climate issues have asked the ministries of New and Renewable Energy and Finance to constitute an exclusive committee to fast track their recommendations on wind energy.

Wind energy to light up Maoist-hit Bastar

If the efforts of the Chhattisgarh government produce results, the day is not far when wind energy would illuminate houses in the Maoist insurgency-hit Bastar district, an official said Thursday.

Offshore farms to harness wind energy

An expert committee has suggested that offshore farms to harness wind energy may be set up at Rameshwaram, Kanyakumari, Maharashtra, Kerala-Konkan and Gujarat, Rajya Sabha was informed.

Wind can provide enough energy to meet global power demand

Researchers have revealed that there is enough energy available in winds to meet all of the world’s demand.

Solar, wind energy to light up remote Kashmir area

Some remote and inaccessible border areas in Jammu and Kashmir will soon get electrified through solar and wind energy.

Cutting edge battery to store solar, wind energy

In lab tests, the electrode survived 40,000 cycles of charging and discharging.

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.

Wind energy to surge by 2030, but grid constrains

Wind energy will increase to generate between 5 and 22 percent of world power by 2030.

Wind turns to gold in remote Romanian region

Strong winds sweeping southeastern Romania for long were seen as a curse.