Tags: wind energy

EverSource, NIIF partners with CDC Group in Ayana Renewable Power

EverSource Capital and the National Investment and Infrastructure Fund of India (NIIF) have announced a partnership with CDC Group in Ayana Renewable Power (Ayana), the renewable energy platform founded by CDC. EverSource Capital manages Green Growth Equity Fund (GGEF), which has NIIF and the UK government as anchor LPs. Completion is subject to regulatory and […]

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Vestas introduces V136-4.2 MW Extreme Climate wind turbine

Vestas has introduced the V136-4.2 MW Extreme Climate wind turbine as part of its efforts to offer innovative solutions to meet customer needs. This new variant of the powerful and proven 4 MW platform offers maximum energy production in low to medium wind speeds, while being designed to handle extreme weather conditions that have previously […]

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It “makes sense” to rethink the “renewable-only” : Austrian Foreign Minister

It “makes sense” to rethink the “renewable-only” energy future because in the process of aiming too high, the countries run the risk of missing their targets of socially acceptable energy transition, said Austrian Foreign Minister Karin Kneissl Tuesday. “It makes sense to rethink the ‘renewable-only’ energy future, if I may put it like that. I […]

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MNRE issue notice for Retrofitting of transmission lines and wind turbines to avoid bird collision

MNRE has issued notice for retrofitting of transmission lines and wind turbines to avoid bird collission in Great Indian Bustard (GIB) habitats of Rajasthan & Gujarat It is reported that electrocution with the transmission lines and collision with wind turbines of Wind Energy Farms are major causes of death of the Great Indian Bustard (GIB) […]

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ReNew Power secures fresh debt financing of up to USD 350 from OPIC

ReNew Power on Thursday announced that it has secured fresh debt financing of up to USD 350 million from the US government’s development finance institution Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC). This follows an earlier round of financing when OPIC had granted a loan of USD 250 million to ReNew Power in March 2016, a company […]

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Global Standards Kept 74,000 plus Wind Workers Safe in 2018

A group of the worlds’ largest wind turbine manufacturers and owners today re-affirmed their commitment to use globally recognized minimum safety training standards for wind workers across the world. Global Wind Organisation (GWO), a non-profit body owned by 16 leading wind energy companies has reported rapid rises in the numbers of people trained to its […]

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SECI inviting bids for setting up of 1200 MW ISTS-connected wind power projects

Solar Energy Corporation of India Ltd. (SECI) is inviting online bids for Setting up of 1200 MW ISTS Connected Wind Power Projects (Tranche-VII) on a pan India basis. SECI notes that the detailed Request for Selection Document (RfS) shall be available for downloading by 22.02.2019 onwards on www.tcil-india-electronictender.com. Recently Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) […]

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Fortum-Rusnano wind investment fund starts cooperation in the Saratov Region in Russia

The Government of Saratov Region in Russia and the Fortum-Rusnano wind investment fund have signed a non-binding cooperation agreement to build wind power plants with the total installed capacity of up to 300 MW in the Saratov region in 2019-2023. The agreement was signed on the sidelines of the Russian Investment Forum in Sochi. The document […]

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India Can Achieve 30% of Variable Renewable Energy Generation by 2030: ETC India

A reliable, economically competitive and environmentally sustainable electricity system is the cornerstone of a modern society. With an aim to accelerate India’s transition to renewables while moving towards a cleaner and cost-effective electricity system, The Energy Transitions India (ETC India) today released its key findings across three latest technical reports on the side-lines of The […]

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Installed Capacity of Various Renewable Modes of Energy

A total of 74.79 GW of renewable energy capacity has been installed in the country as on 31/12/2018 which includes 25.21 GW from Solar, 35.14 GW from Wind, 9.92 GW from Bio power and 4.52 GW from Small Hydro Power. Government has released an amount of Rs. 3584.08crore in the form of Central Financial Assistance […]

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