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Siemens Gamesa receives an order for 93 wind turbines for a wind farm in India

Siemens Gamesa secures second major deal in July with ReNew for 322 MW providing a significant boost for India’s wind industry. The Tondehal 322 MW project with ReNew Power follows the 301 MW Hombal project signed with company in early July. Both are in the state of Karnataka. These are the first ordersfor the 3.X … Continue reading Siemens Gamesa receives an order for 93 wind turbines for a wind farm in India

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GE Renewable Energy’s LM Wind Power produces 44,444th blade in India

GE Renewable Energy announced today it has produced its 44,444th wind turbine blade at LM Wind Power’s wind turbine blade manufacturing sites in India. These blades have been manufactured in the two factories located near Bangalore, Karnataka and in Vadodara, Gujarat. Phani Gujjari, Head of Operations for LM Wind Power in India, said: “We know … Continue reading GE Renewable Energy’s LM Wind Power produces 44,444th blade in India

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Siemens Gamesa will install wind turbines in India with 301 MW of wind power

Siemens Gamesa has been awarded a firm order to supply wind turbines for a wind farm located in Hombal, in the state of Karnataka, India, with a total capacity of 301 MW.The company has clarified that it has received the project through one of its subsidiaries, and this order includes the supply of 87 wind … Continue reading Siemens Gamesa will install wind turbines in India with 301 MW of wind power

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India increases its wind power capacity by 25% in the first quarter of 2021

The 623 MW of wind energy additions in Q1 2021 were spread across Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, Karnataka, and Rajasthan.Wind installations in India in the first quarter of 2021 (Q1 2021) were up by 25% quarter-over-quarter (QoQ), with 623 MW added compared to 500 MW installed in the previous quarter. Meanwhile, year-over-year (YoY) installations saw a … Continue reading India increases its wind power capacity by 25% in the first quarter of 2021

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GE Renewable Energy and Continuum Green Energy sign large wind power project in India

GE Renewable Energy to supply, install and commission 55 sets of its 2.7-132 onshore wind turbines. The 148.5 MW wind farm to power the equivalent of 125,000 households in India, GE Renewable Energy announced today its selection by Continuum Green Energy India Pvt Ltd (Continuum Green Energy) to supply, install and commission 55 sets of … Continue reading GE Renewable Energy and Continuum Green Energy sign large wind power project in India

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Vestas secures 101 MW order to extend wind power project in India

Vestas has secured a 101 MW order from ReNew Power, one of India’s leading Renewable Energy Independent Power Producers (IPP). The order is an extension of ReNew’s existing project in Kutch, Gujarat, where Vestas had previously supplied turbines totalling to 250 MW. Vestas has also supplied turbines of 100 MW to another one of ReNew’s … Continue reading Vestas secures 101 MW order to extend wind power project in India

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India’s wind power market set nearly 50% growth over next five years

A new report by GWEC and MEC Intelligence (MEC+) finds that India is expected to install nearly 20.2 GW of wind power capacity between 2021-2025, a growth of nearly 50% compared to the 39.2 GW currently installed in the country. The impact of COVID-19 lockdowns on India’s wind energy market was more severe than anticipated, … Continue reading India’s wind power market set nearly 50% growth over next five years

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India’s wind energy sector set to register 50 per cent growth over next five years

India currently has a pipeline of projects of 10.3 GW in both Central and state tenders, which are expected to drive installations until 2023.India, the world’s fourth-largest wind power market, is expected to add nearly 20.2 GW of new wind power capacity between 2021-2025, a growth of 50 per cent compared to the country’s current … Continue reading India’s wind energy sector set to register 50 per cent growth over next five years

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Suzlon secures new order for 252 MW wind turbines from CLP India

Supply 120 S120-140m HLT wind turbines with a nominal capacity of 2.1 MW each. Wind farm will be completed in 2022 in Sidhpur, Gujarat with a total installed capacity of 252 MW. Part of the bid won by CLP India within the framework of the Wind Tranche VIII Bid issued by the SECI.A wind project … Continue reading Suzlon secures new order for 252 MW wind turbines from CLP India

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GE Renewable Energy to supply 42 wind turbines totaling 110 MW for CleanMax hybrid wind projects in India

Three wind power projects totaling 110 MW will help meet the electricity demands of various industrial companies in the states of Karnataka and Gujarat.Projects total 42 x GE 2.7-132 onshore wind turbines with 10-year long-term Full-Service Agreement. GE Renewable Energy today announced the supply of 42 units of 2.7-132 onshore wind turbines for the onshore … Continue reading GE Renewable Energy to supply 42 wind turbines totaling 110 MW for CleanMax hybrid wind projects in India

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ReNew Power commissions 300-MW wind farm in Gujarat

ReNew Power, India’s leading renewable energy firm, on Friday said it has commissioned a 300-megawatt (MW) wind power generation facility at Kutch, Gujarat. The wind farm would provide wind power with wind turbines to Haryana and Orissa at a rate of Rs 2.44 per unit. According to the company press release, the project would also … Continue reading ReNew Power commissions 300-MW wind farm in Gujarat

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Adani Green Energy receives 300MW wind power project order

AGEL’s total renewable capacity now stands at 15165 MW, of which 3395 MW renewable plants are operational and 11770 MW projects are under implementation.AREHFL, a subsidiary of Adani Green Energy Limited AGEL, had participated in the tender issued by SECI for setting up 1,200 MW ISTS-connected Wind Power Project (Tranche-X) and received the Letter of … Continue reading Adani Green Energy receives 300MW wind power project order

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GWEC India boosts local team with new Policy Director

The Global Wind Energy Council India (GWEC India) announced today that Martand Shardul, previously a Fellow at The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), has joined GWEC India as its first Policy Director. Martand has more than a decade of experience in public policy, clean energy analytics and digital transformation in India and beyond. Ben Backwell, … Continue reading GWEC India boosts local team with new Policy Director

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Adani Green commissions 100-MW wind power project in Gujarat

Adani Green Energy has commissioned the wind turbines for a 100 megawatt (MW) wind farm in Kutch, Gujarat, through its subsidiary AWEKTL. It added that with this project, the company has reached an operational wind energy capacity of 497 MW and a total operational renewable capacity to 3,345 MW. Adani Green has a total renewable … Continue reading Adani Green commissions 100-MW wind power project in Gujarat

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GWEC India and MEC+ team up to catalyse growth in India’s wind energy industry

The Global Wind Energy Council India (GWEC India) and MEC Intelligence (MEC+) announced today that the two organisations have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to work together on building out market intelligence and evidence-driven policy recommendations to accelerate India’s energy transition. The partnership will aim to address key bottlenecks slowing down wind market growth, … Continue reading GWEC India and MEC+ team up to catalyse growth in India’s wind energy industry

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Suzlon announces Q3 FY21 Results

Suzlon Group, India’s largest renewable energy solutions provider, announced its third quarter results for the financial year 2020-21 (Q3 FY21). Ashwani Kumar, CEO, Suzlon Group said, “The theme of the Q3 of FY 21 has been ramping up of operations and getting business back on track. This quarter, we were able to increase our pace … Continue reading Suzlon announces Q3 FY21 Results

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India is the world’s fourth country by cumulative wind energy capacity – currently at 38GW

Every journey begins with a single step. When Siemens Gamesa (then Gamesa) entered India, a community of business owners in Tamil Nadu, the country’s wind capital in the country’s south west, saw wind turbine generation as an attractive investment. In a way, this community pioneered India’s wind sector long before Independent Power Producers (IPPs) emerged. … Continue reading India is the world’s fourth country by cumulative wind energy capacity – currently at 38GW

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Wind power in India, Vestas’ wind turbines for wind farm

Vestas has received a new order from one of its existing customers, MSPL Limited, for its 17 MW Hospet project in Karnataka, India. This will add to Vestas’s existing installed base in India of close to 4 GW. The order includes supply and installation of seven V120-2.2 MW wind turbines and one V100-2.0 MW wind … Continue reading Wind power in India, Vestas’ wind turbines for wind farm

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Offshore Wind Power in India: Key policy advances can lead to rapid gains for sector

By: Anjali Lathigara, Market Intelligence Analyst, GWEC Onshore wind energy currently stands as the second largest renewable energy sources in India – the world’s third-largest producer and fourth-largest consumer of electricity. Aiming to ensure energy security through the country’s Low Carbon Emission Pathways, there is a clear need for renewables to play a bigger role … Continue reading Offshore Wind Power in India: Key policy advances can lead to rapid gains for sector

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How can India achieve its wind energy targets?

Accelerating wind power growth in India and driving a green recovery with GWEC India By: Francis Jayasurya, India Director, GWEC As the third largest carbon emitter in the world, decarbonising India’s energy system is crucial to achieve global decarbonisation targets and support international efforts to keep global warming under 1.5°C pre-industrial levels – and wind power … Continue reading How can India achieve its wind energy targets?

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