Gujarat saw its highest ever levels of power generation from wind energy, thanks to high wind velocities on its coast and steadily increasing generation capacity. Wind power generation in the state reached a record 3,460MW on June 20, 2017. The rise also come as a major relief to GUVNL, which is currently getting less from private companies under power purchase agreements (PPAs).
Confirming that wind power generation touched record levels on Wednesday, Pankaj Joshi, managing director, Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL), said, “Wind power generation has been gradually increasing in Gujarat. Last year alone GUVNL had inked new power purchase agreements (PPAs) for 1,000MW. Read More…
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