Monthly Archive: February 2017

Wind Power Chalks Up More Strong Numbers

The Global Wind Energy Council released its annual market statistics: the 2016 market was more than 54 GW, bringing total global installed capacity to nearly 487 GW. Led by China, the US, Germany, and...

Tata Power appoints Natarajan Chandrasekaran as Chairman

Tata Power, India’s largest integrated power company, announced the appointment of Natarajan Chandrasekaran as the Chairman and Additional Director of the company, effective, February 11, 2017. Chandrasekaran is the Chairman designate of Tata Sons...

India auctioned 504MW of solar power in January

This was 5 times higher than the auctioned capacity in December. In January 2017, 931 MW of solar was tendered in India, compared to 1,776 in December 2016. January witnessed five times more capacity...

Gamesa opens India blade plant

Gamesa has opened a wind blade manufacturing facility in India, its second in the country. The factory at Nellore in Andhra Pradesh state will produce blades for Gamesa’s G114-2.0MW class S turbine, the Spanish...