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India to auction 5GW offshore wind projects in 2018

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 15, 2017

Power and New & Renewable Energy Minister R K Singh today said the government plans to auction 5 gigawatt (GW) offshore wind power capacities next year. 


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Vestas seals 250MW win in India

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 14, 2017

Vestas has won a contract for turbines totalling 250MW from Ostro Kutch Power for a wind farm in Gujarat, India.


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Wind auction guidelines set minimum plant size at 25 mw

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 12, 2017

Wind energy projects should have a minimum capacity utilisation factor (CUF) of 22% and will be penalised if they fall below that mark....
A wind energy project secured through auctions...

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Specify wind zone for projects during auction: Indian Wind Power Association

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 7, 2017

Wind auctions should specify which wind zone the projects being bid for are to be located in, or should have different base prices for different zones. If not, wind developers in high wind...

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Wind auctions destroying industry, says industry body in SC petition

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 4, 2017

Small scale manufacturers of components for wind turbines are being squeezed by the relentless fall of wind energy tariffs in successive auctions, according to the petition filed by the Indian...

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Punjab state power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) increases its share of renewable energy, signs agreement for 150 MW wind power

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 30, 2017

The Punjab state power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) has added increased its share of renewable energy has risen to 20% of the total energy produced via Thermal and Hydel sources in the state by...

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KERC okays wind PPA at old tariff, to assess other projects

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 28, 2017

Karnataka’s power regulator has finally started approving old power purchase agreements (PPAs) with wind energy developers, kindling hopes that discoms and regulators will stop resisting older...

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India to conduct auction for awarding wind power projects of 2,000 Mw capacity

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 27, 2017

The government today announced it will conduct auction for awarding wind power projects with a total capacity of 2,000 Megawatt in the upcoming third phase of the bidding plan. ...

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Gujarat wind auction put off again

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 16, 2017

Gujarat’s first wind auction scheduled for Wednesday has been put off once again, an official at Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd (GUVNL), which is conducting the auction, said. 

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ReNew Power to buy wind power business of KC Thapar Group for Rs 1,000 crore

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 16, 2017

Sumant Sinha-led ReNew Power is making a Rs 1,000-crore acquisition of wind power assets of the KC Thapar Group, helping India’s biggest renewable energy player strengthen its position in the...

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