wind energy


Tulsi Tanti, Founder & CMD, Suzlon Group

India’s renewable energy target increased to 227 GW from 175 GW by 2022, echoes the government’s commitment to increase the share of renewables in India’s energy architecture and enable the transition to a low carbon economy. The additional Read more

Wind farm India

Wind tariffs continue to fall in SECI Auction No.3

Nodal agency Solar Energy Corporation of India has completed the auction of 2 GW of ISTS-connected wind projects under the third round of auction. The lowest tariff quoted by developers was Rs.2.44 per kwh, which is Rs.0.20 per Read more

Vestas India order inflow crosses record 600 mw in 2017

The order inflow of Vestas in the Indian market crossed 600 mw in 2017, making it the highest annual order intake ever since the company entered in the Indian wind energy market in 1986, a release from Vestas Read more

Suzlon Group commissions offshore met station on west coast

Suzlon Group along with its associates, under the guidance from Chennai-based National Institute of Ocean Technology and approvals through National Institute of Wind Energy (also based in Chennai), have installed their first Operational Offshore LiDAR (Light Detection And Read more

Guidelines issued for procurement of auction-based wind energy

The Centre has issued detailed guidelines that provide a framework for procurement of wind energy through the tariff-based competitive bidding route. Issued under Section 63 of the Electricity Act, 2003, these guidelines aim at standardizing the tariff-based competitive bidding Read more

Acciona of Spain sets up its fourth wind power project in India

Spanish company ACCIONA Energía has put its 78-mw capacity Bannur wind park into service in India. It is the fourth Read more

KK Wind Solutions enters Indian market

After having served the Indian market indirectly, KK Wind Solutions, a leading global supplier of electrical systems for the wind industry, has established its direct presence in the country. KK Wind Solutions’ Indian foray took birth after it acquired Read more

Alfanar Group picks Suzlon for maiden project in India

Alfanar Energy, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Riyadh-based Alfanar Group, has placed an order on Suzlon Group for the supply of 24 units of Suzlon's S111-90m wind turbine generators, each with a rated capacity of 2.1 mw. These turbines will Read more

Breezing performance by wind power in FY17

  Whilst most attention in the renewable energy sector is being focused on solar energy of late, it is wind that has surprised observers with its breezing performance. The Indian wind industry has Read more