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India identifies offshore wind energy potential of 70,000 MW along Gujarat, TN coasts

By : Sustainability ..., Jan 3, 2020

India has an estimated offshore wind energy potential to generate around 70,000 Megawatt (Mw) power, most of that identified in coastal Gujarat and Tamil Nadu, according to the ministry of new and renewable energy (MNRE). “Initial studies indicate offshore wind energy...

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Cabinet approves renewable energy pact between India and Denmark

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 16, 2019


The Union cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today gave its approval for a cooperation agreement between Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) and Denmark’s Ministry for Energy, Utilities and Climate.

The pact allows strategic cooperation in...

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New global wind installations to reach 55 GW per year to 2023

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 27, 2019

 New global wind power installations will reach 55 gigawatts (GW) or more per year until 2023, driven by significant growth in Southeast Asia and offshore wind globally, a report by the Global Wind Energy Council said. The global wind industry installed 51.3 GW of new...

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India Plans First Ever 1 Gigawatt Offshore Wind Tender For Gujarat

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 18, 2019

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) plans to hold the first ever offshore wind energy auction in the country for a 1 gigawatt project in the western state of Gujarat. SECI recently signed an agreement with the Gujarat government to set up...

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35 developers express interest in Gujarat's offshore wind project

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 23, 2018
As many as 35 national and international developers have expressed interest in the country's first offshore wind energy...
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India announces 30 Gigawatt offshore wind energy target by 2030

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 20, 2018

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) today announced medium and long term...

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Government floats proposal for India's first offshore wind project

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 12, 2018

The government has invited the industry to explore India’s first offshore wind energy project proposal, following its plans to achieve 5 GW project capacity by 2022 in this area which has not...

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