Tags: wind energy

Six-fold rise in renewables must to limit temperature rise: Report

Increasing the pace of global renewable energy adoption by at least a factor of six — critical for meeting energy-related emission reduction needs of the Paris Climate Agreement — can limit global temperature rise to two degrees, the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)’s long-term renewable energy outlook said on Tuesday. At the same time, the […]

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Siemens Gamesa to supply 166 MW at four new wind farms in Spain

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has entered into new agreements with Gas Natural Fenosa Renovables for the supply of 166 MW at four wind farm developments in Spain. These projects fall under the scope of the renewable capacity allocated to the Spanish utility as part of the auction held last May. Specifically, Siemens Gamesa will […]

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R.K Singh flags off the UJALA van from Arrah to initiates the Gram Swaraj Abhiyan

Power Minister R.K Singh flagged off the UJALA van from Arrah. The van will travel across Bihar distributing the LED bulbs and spreading awareness about energy efficiency and energy conservation. As part of this initiative, 16000 Indian villages with a significantly large number of low income households will be able to buy LED bulbs for […]

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Power tariff auction for wind-solar hybrid projects or common bidding for power projects not soon: Siemens

India may not see power tariff auction for wind-solar hybrid projects or common bidding for power projects in near future, said a top official of Siemens Gamesa India on Thursday. In recent times, the Central and state governments have been offering wind and solar power projects based on tariff auction, that is, to those who […]

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Vice-President of India M Venkaiah Naidu pitches for renewable energy

Citing the huge demand for oil and gas in the country, Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu today stressed on the need to tap renewable energy. Renewable energy was a major solution in fighting climate change and meet the increasing energy demand in the country, he said in an interaction with the students of Indian Institute of […]

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KSEB pursuing hydro, wind and solar power projects to cut costs: Report

KSEB will reportedly focus on small hydel projects to generate power and income. According to TOI it spends around Rs 7,500 crore each year to purchase power from other states. KSEB can reduce its loss only if it can construct more power generation plants.  State power minister MM Mani speaking to the publication said  “We […]

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AirFusion Releases Next Gen AI-Powered Software Platform AirFusion Wind for Wind Industry

AirFusion, developers of AI-powered damage detection and risk prediction software solutions, announced AirFusion Wind, a cloud-based workflow and AI-based analysis platform to identify and classify wind turbine asset damage. The platform delivers faster, more accurate analysis of wind turbine inspection data, enabling proactive, predictive maintenance that significantly reduces the risks of catastrophic failure, excessive downtime and […]

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Samsung and Pattern Development Start Operations at North Kent Wind Power Facility in Ontario

Samsung Renewable Energy Inc. (Samsung) and Pattern Energy Group LP (Pattern Development) has announced that North Kent Wind, a 100 megawatt (MW) wind power facility located in the Municipality of Chatham-Kent, has completed construction and is fully operational. “Samsung is proud to complete its sixth wind project under our Green Energy Investment Agreement with the government […]

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DNV GL issues standard for Transport and installation of wind power plants

DNV GL has published its new Renewables Certification standard DNVGL-ST-0054 “Transport and installation of wind power plants” in co-operation with a wide number of industry players: wind turbine developers, wind park operators, investors, transportation companies and suppliers in the summer of 2017. The main objective of it is to provide the approach ensuring the structural […]

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