Grid Connectivity For Wind Power: Making A Case For Bid Winners

Grid Connectivity For Wind Power: Making A Case For Bid Winners

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy has made a strong pitch before the central electricity regulator seeking that wind developers who have bagged projects at recent bidding exercises and those who go on to win bids in future auctions be accorded “priority” for getting transmission connectivity to the grid.

How new funding avenues, M&As are powering India’s renewable energy sector

How new funding avenues, M&As are powering India’s renewable energy sector

Over the last few years, India has significantly transformed its energy policy, with renewable energy emerging as the dominant source of capacity addition. This is triggered by two key factors. First, the government’s strong thrust on the area it aims to build 175 gigawatt of generation capacity by 2022, and achieve 40% cumulative power capacity from non-fossil fuel-based energy resources by 2030.