The power ministry today said it has issued guidelines for transparent procurement of wind power through tariff-based competitive bidding in a bid to boost the clean source of energy.
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 signing an agreement with Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) to buy additional 150 MW of power
The European Union should raise wind power targets for 2030 in order to maintain its technology leadership and secure jobs in the sector, industry lobby WindEurope said on Tuesday.
Punjab has forayed into tapping a cost-effective source of power — wind energy.The state has signed an agreement with the Solar Energy Corporation of India to purchase 450 million units of power per year.
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.
Sumant Sinha-led ReNew Power is making a Rs 1,000-crore acquisition of wind powerassets of the KC Thapar Group, helping India’s biggest renewable energy player strengthen its position in the rapidly consolidating sector.
Singapore-based Sembcorp has won an auction to build another 250MW wind power plant in India through its renewable energy business Sembcorp Green Infra.
Its renewable energy business Sembcorp Green Infra was awarded a 250-megawatt project in the country’s second nationwide wind power tender, a press statement said on Monday (Nov 13).
Two weeks after Karnataka government ordered the state’s electricity regulator to call back its September decision to cut wind power tariffs and approve all power purchase agreements with wind developers signed before March 31, 2016, the latter has yet to officially respond.
Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) is all set to bring a new set of guidelines for wind power projects to ensure that the bidding procedure does not face any resistance in states.