Tagged: Wind

Wind power passes inflexion point in India

The mood was buoyant at the Windergy India 2017 conference held in New Delhi this week. Industry leaders, regulators and government officials were unanimous in predicting a bright outlook for the wind power sector that...

India releases draft guidelines for wind tenders

India’s Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) on Friday published draft guidelines for wind power auctions and said it is seeking comments and suggestions on the proposed rules by April 21. Currently, distribution...

NTPC commissions its first wind turbine

National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC), which is India’s largest power company, has commissioned its first wind turbine of 2 MW at Rojmal Wind Power Project in Gujarat.   With this, NTPC has marked its presence...

Wind power bids seem unrealistic

The recent bid by the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) to set up 1000 MW wind power plants saw tariffs drop to ?3.46 per unit. This has set a new benchmark for wind...

Siemens, Gamesa Near Wind-Power Deal

Siemens AG and Gamesa Corporacion Tecnologica SA are close to announcing an anticipated deal to combine their wind-power activities and create the world’s largest wind-turbine maker, according to people familiar with the matter. A...

Gamesa emerges top wind turbine seller in 2015-16

Gamesa India has emerged the top wind turbine seller in India in the year 2015-16, beating Suzlon and also crossing the 1 GW-mark for the first time. The Indian subsidiary of the Spanish wind...