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GE Renewable Energy to supply 81 wind turbines to Continuum Green Energy for 218 MW wind power projects in India

GE Renewable Energy will supply, install and commission 81 units of its 2.7-132 onshore wind turbines for Continuum’s 218.7 MW wind power projects across Tamil Nadu and Madhya Pradesh, India.The wind farms will power various industries and commercial establishments in Tamil Nadu and Madhya Pradesh, India. GE Renewable Energy has received close to ~2 GW … Continue reading GE Renewable Energy to supply 81 wind turbines to Continuum Green Energy for 218 MW wind power projects in India

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India must revitalise the growth of wind power to achieve the country’s net zero goals

 The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) is today publishing Accelerating Onshore Wind Capacity Addition in India to Achieve the 2030 Target,  an analysis of India’s current auctions regime, industry perspectives on the policy recommendations to restore wind growth and socioeconomic opportunities that lay ahead.  India is at the forefront of climate action as one of the top countries for … Continue reading India must revitalise the growth of wind power to achieve the country’s net zero goals

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Sembcorp awards a new 180.6 MW wind order to Suzlon

Supply 86 wind turbines with a nominal power of 2.1 MW each. Wind farm to be completed by 2024 in Kanakagiribad, Bagalkot, Karnataka, with a total installed capacity of 180.6 MW, contributing to India’s national renewable energy targets.This order is part of the bid won in SECI Tranche XI auctions by Sembcorp, which has operations … Continue reading Sembcorp awards a new 180.6 MW wind order to Suzlon

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Tuppadahalli, recognized as “Best Performing Wind Farm” for the year 2021-22 by the Indian Wind Power Association

The Indian Wind Power Association (IWPA) awarded ACCIONA Energía’s Tuppadahalli Wind Farm as “Best Performing Wind Farm”for the year 2021-22, in the category above 2 MW. Praveen Nair, BOP Manager, received the award at the ceremony held in Coimbatore on July 14. This organization, of which ACCIONA Energía is a member, represents the stakeholders of the wind … Continue reading Tuppadahalli, recognized as “Best Performing Wind Farm” for the year 2021-22 by the Indian Wind Power Association

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Siemens Gamesa partners with Azure Power to install 96 wind turbines, a major boost for the Indian wind energy

The 346 MW contract brings Siemens Gamesa’s total 3.X wind turbine orders in India to more than 1.4 GW, confirming customer confidence in this benchmark technology.The project includes the supply of 96 SG 3.6-145 wind turbines to be installed in the State of Karnataka.The contract marks the first wind energy project for Azure Power, which … Continue reading Siemens Gamesa partners with Azure Power to install 96 wind turbines, a major boost for the Indian wind energy

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DNV and Pipeline Infrastructure Limited (PIL) collaborate to integrate hydrogen into PIL gas network assets in India

DNV is providing technical advice and support to Pipeline Infrastructure Limited (PIL) on the integration of blended hydrogen into its gas trunkline assets in India – including transmission pipelines, interconnects and spur lines, compressor, valve, and metering stations & equipment. PIL’s initiative is one of the first hydrogen blended related projects in the transmission space … Continue reading DNV and Pipeline Infrastructure Limited (PIL) collaborate to integrate hydrogen into PIL gas network assets in India

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GE commissions 180 MW Bajoli hydro project in Himachal Pradesh

The project is already connected to the grid and each of the three units with 60 MW each generates electricity. Facility supplies hydropower to Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport that recently became the first in India to run entirely on hydro and solar power. Another example of the GE’s commitment to driving decarbonization for India’s … Continue reading GE commissions 180 MW Bajoli hydro project in Himachal Pradesh

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Unlocking India’s Offshore Wind power Market

India’s prospects for offshore wind energy are good, given the country’s 7,600 kilometers of coastline. In fact, the government estimates that two states alone, Gujarat and Tamil Nadu, have about 70 gigawatts (GW) of potential offshore wind power—enough to power more than 50 million homes. Yet for India to realize this energy potential and move … Continue reading Unlocking India’s Offshore Wind power Market

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India plans first offshore wind power auctions to reach 12 GW

The Indian government on Thursday announced the first steps in developing offshore wind power and outlined a strategy and timetable for starting auctions. The first auctions are expected in the next three to four months with an initial strategy outlined for the development of at least 10 to 12 GW of offshore wind turbines. “During … Continue reading India plans first offshore wind power auctions to reach 12 GW

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Siemens Gamesa clocks another deal for its 3.X wind turbines in India with 133 MW wind farm

The company will supply 37 SG 3.6-145 wind turbines for the project in the state of Karnataka to be manufactured at its facilities in India. Siemens Gamesa has signed a deal with Vena Energy to supply its industry leading 3.X platform turbines to a 133 MW wind project in Koppal District, Karnataka, India. In total, … Continue reading Siemens Gamesa clocks another deal for its 3.X wind turbines in India with 133 MW wind farm

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Statkraft’s first large-scale solar park in India starts operation

Statkraft opened its first large-scale solar power plant in India, marking a milestone in the company’s ambition to ramp up as a solar and wind power developer in the country. The Nellai solar power plant is in the southern state of Tamil Nadu and will generate renewable energy equal to the annual power consumption of … Continue reading Statkraft’s first large-scale solar park in India starts operation

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India to add 30,000 MW offshore wind power capacity

India plans to set up 30,000 megawatts (MW) of offshore wind power capacity alongside 50,000 MW of solar capacity, the country’s power minister said on Tuesday. “India has focused programs for capacity addition and accelerating the energy transition,” R.K. Singh told major German energy companies at a meeting, according to a statement by India’s Ministry … Continue reading India to add 30,000 MW offshore wind power capacity

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Envision Energy is awarded a 2,000 MW wind power contract in India

Envision Energy today announced that it has been awarded a 2000 MW wind turbine order in India. The 596 wind turbines, all manufactured in Envision’s India factory, will be delivered by the end of 2023. Envision will supply and commission its state-of-the-art EN156/3.3 wind turbines for the projects. EN 156/3.3 has a 156m rotor – … Continue reading Envision Energy is awarded a 2,000 MW wind power contract in India

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Aker Horizons and Statkraft Partnering to Explore Green Hydrogen and Ammonia Opportunities in India and Brazil

Aker Horizons, through its portfolio company Aker Clean Hydrogen, and Statkraft have signed collaboration agreements to jointly explore opportunities for green hydrogen and ammonia production in India and Brazil, targeting local steel and fertilizer industries. The collaboration brings together Aker Clean Hydrogen, a global integrated hydrogen, ammonia and methanol producer building on Aker’s 180 years … Continue reading Aker Horizons and Statkraft Partnering to Explore Green Hydrogen and Ammonia Opportunities in India and Brazil

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India’s future is renewable

India has large coal reserves and will need coal as an energy source for decades. Fortunately, the country also has 300 sunny days a year. If India is to achieve its climate goals, it is crucial that growth in energy production come from renewable sources. India has low greenhouse gas emissions per capita, but because … Continue reading India’s future is renewable

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India installed 275 MW of wind power in Q1

India has commissioned 275 MW of wind turbines in the first quarter of 2022, bringing its wind capacity to 40.4 GW, according to the latest government statistics. The quarterly increases represent an increase of 30% but are 56% lower than the 623 MW added in the first quarter of 2021, according to data released last … Continue reading India installed 275 MW of wind power in Q1

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India expects 1,500-1,600 MW wind energy capacity addition

Indian Wind Turbine Manufacturers Association (IWTMA) said wind energy capacity addition in India during 2022-23 is expected to be about 1,500-1,600 MW and will be about 2,000-2,500 MW in the next year. Last fiscal, the total wind power capacity addition in India was about 883 MW, Indian Wind Turbine Manufacturers Association (IWTMA) Chairman Tulsi Tanti … Continue reading India expects 1,500-1,600 MW wind energy capacity addition

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Enercon’s first wind turbine in India

In the process of making its supply chains more international, ENERCON began setting up a generator production plant in Erode, India last year. Now, the first ENERCON generator ‘made in India’ has left the production facilities of supplier Coral Manufacturing Works (CMW). ENERCON has made huge progress in India in building up its global supply … Continue reading Enercon’s first wind turbine in India

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Vestas secures 51 MW wind order from O2 Power in India

Vestas has secured a 51 MW order from O2 Power Private Limited for a wind power project located in Karnataka, India. As part of the contract, Vestas supplies, installs and commissions a total of 23 V120-2.2 MW wind turbines to O2 Power. “O2 Power is one of the fastest growing renewable energy companies in India, … Continue reading Vestas secures 51 MW wind order from O2 Power in India

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RWE and Tata Power collaborate to explore potential for development of offshore wind projects in India

RWE and Tata Power have agreed on a partnership to explore the potential for a joint development of offshore wind projects in India. A corresponding Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between Tata Power Renewable Energy Limited, a 100 percent subsidiary of Tata Power, which is one of India’s largest integrated power companies, and RWE … Continue reading RWE and Tata Power collaborate to explore potential for development of offshore wind projects in India

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