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Renewable Energy Certificate sales declined by 29 per cent in January

In January this year the sales of renewable energy certificates declined by 29 per cent to 5.7 lakh units as compared to 8.05 lakh in the same month a year ago due to lower supply, according to official data. Total 3.63 lakh RECs were traded on Indian Energy Exchange (IEX) in January compared to 6.44 […]

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Tata Power looking to sell stake in renewable energy portfolio to global investors: Report

Tata Power is reportedly looking to sell stake in its renewable energy portfolio to global investors. The Chief executive of Tata Power- Praveer Sinha speaking to Reuters said that the company is examining the option of bringing in global investors through an infrastructure investment trust, commonly called an InvIT, he added the funds would help […]

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Inox Wind granted extension by SECI to commission 550 MW wind projects

Wind energy solutions provider Inox Wind on Monday said it has been granted extension by state-run SECI for the scheduled commissioning of 550 MW inter-state transmission system (ISTS) connected wind power projects in Gujarat. The time extension has been granted by Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI) due to delay in operationalisation of long-term […]

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Suzlon is continuously working on a resolution plan

Wind-turbine maker Suzlon Energy on Wednesday said the company is working on a resolution plan and lenders have time till January next year to work on a sustainable resolution plan before taking any extreme steps. “The company is continuously working on a resolution plan with the lenders and has also submitted a restructuring plan, which […]

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Inox Wind bags order for 38 MW wind project from ReNew Power

Leading wind energy solutions provider Inox Wind said on Monday it has bagged an order for a 38 megawatt wind power project to be developed at Anjar town in Kutch district of Gujarat. The project from ReNew Power Ltd is under the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) second regime. It is scheduled to be […]

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Asia Poised to Become Dominant Market for Wind Energy: IRENA

A new report by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) finds that Asia could grow its share of installed capacity for onshore wind from 230 Gigawatt (GW) in 2018 to over 2600 GW by 2050. By that time, the region would become a global leader in wind, accounting for more than 50 per cent of […]

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The University of Aberdeen moves to embrace energy transition opportunities

The University of Aberdeen will showcase its expertise in energy research at this year’s SPE Offshore Europe, as it announces its ambition to create a new Centre for Energy Transition. The Centre – which aims to build on the University‚Äôs status as a global leader in energy research and teaching – will align research and […]

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Sembcorp commissions 200 MW wind power project in Bhuj

The Indian arm of Singapore-based Sembcorp Industries on Friday said it has commissioned 200 megawatt of wind power project at Bhuj in Gujarat, taking its total generating capacity to 450 MW to become the largest producer of electricity from wind energy in the country. Sembcorp Energy India Ltd reported an 8 per cent rise in […]

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Land acquisition, infra continue major impediments for timely completion of wind projects: Care

Even as the amendments have been made to bidding guidelines for wind projects in India, land acquisition and evacuation infrastructure will continue to remain major impediments for timely completion of such projects, according to a report. Last week, the government made certain amendments to the bidding guidelines for wind projects to fast-track installation of such […]

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Government amends bidding guidelines for wind power projects

In a bid to fast-track wind power projects, the Centre has made certain amendments to the bidding guidelines for such projects, according to an official statement. The amendments have been made based on the experience of bidding and consultation with various stakeholders, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy said in a statement on Wednesday. […]

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