Tags: wind energy

ReNew Power commissions project under first reverse wind auction

ReNew Power has announced that the first phase of its 250 MW wind project located in Kutch district of Gujarat has been commissioned. This project is part of India’s first reverse wind auction that was concluded by Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI) in February last year under the 1000 MW Inter-State Transmission System (ISTS), […]

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India’s First ISTS connected Wind Power Project Commissioned

Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI) conducted India’s first auction of wind power projects in February 2017 in which tariff of Rs. 3.46 was discovered, which was much lower than feed in tariffs in vogue those days. This was a 1000 MW bid for projects to be connected on ISTS (Inter State Transmission System) […]

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PTC India starts supply of 126 MW wind power to UP, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha

Power trading solutions provider PTC India announced that it has operationalised the flow or supply of 126 MW inter-state wind power commissioned capacity to different beneficiary states under government scheme. The power will flow (be supplied) to Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, and Odisha, a PTC India statement said. According to statement, the commissioned capacities are […]

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12 th Renewable Energy India 2018 Expo: Empowering India’s renewables mission to a new high

The 12th edition of Renewable Energy India Expo (REI), hosted by UBM India, India’s leading exhibitions’ organiser, is all set to come back in a magnificient way this year with the presence of leading international stakeholders and experts. The Renewable Energy India Expo is scheduled from 18th to 20th September 2018 at the India Expo […]

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Nexant Opens Office in Pune, Taps Local Talent for Software Development

Nexant, a global provider of software enabled solutions to the utility and energy industries, has announced the opening of its new office in Pune, India. The new office opened on July 16th and will accommodate the company’s rapid development in the energy sector. The company currently has 25 offices across the U.S., Europe, the Middle […]

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Adani Green Energy sets up a subsidiary to generate wind energy

Adani Green Energy has set up a wholly-owned subsidiary to generate wind energy. Adani Wind Energy (GJ) Ltd (AWEGL) has been incorporated as Adani Green’s 100 per cent subsidiary on August 21, and is yet to commence its business operations. as per a BSE filing. The company has been created at a cost of Rs […]

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Siemens Gamesa commissions 3.375 MW Wind-Solar hybrid project for NTPC

Siemens Gamesa has announced the commissioning of 3.375 MW of wind-solar hybrid power pilot project for NTPC. This being smart grid based renewable energy’s (SGRE’s) first hybrid project for the thermal power giant. The Wind Solar Hybrid project consists of an SG 2.0-114 wind turbine in hybrid with 1.375 MW High Efficiency HiT solar panels, […]

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Mytrah Energy bags 300MW in the first ISTS wind bids conducted by NTPC

Mytrah Energy has emerged as one of the winners of the 1200MW bid conducted by National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC). Mytrah Energy quoted a tariff of INR 2.79 per unit under the reverse e-Auction and won the bid for a capacity of 300 MW in the first ISTS (Inter-State Transmission System) wind bids conducted […]

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Bring back feed-in tariff to fully tap potential of wind power

With a potential to add about 8,000 MW to 10,000 MW annually, India managed to add about 1,750 MW last year, due to implementation challenges and regulatory issues, according to a senior executive engaged in the wind energy sector. Backing the Solar Energy Corporation and State discoms’ move to encourage new projects, the wind power […]

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India’s small renewables firms fighting consolidation wave

Small to mid-sized renewable energy companies in India are starting to look like attractive takeover targets as lenders and investors withhold funds, worried by the stiff competition, weak bond markets, low tariffs and high debt besetting the sector. The small companies’ difficulty in raising cash is keeping them away from government power project auctions, restricting […]

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