installed capacity

India’s Renewable Capacity Addition In Aug ’23 Drops 38%

The Central Electricity Authority (CEA) has now issued the monthly installed capacity report for the month of August 2023. As per the details furnished by the government entity, India added a total of 628 Megawatt (MW) of renewable capacity during the month. It was possible due to the addition of solar power, wind power and biomass/cogeneration capacities.  […]

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India Added 2 GW Of Wind Energy In First 7 Months Of 2023

An analysis of India’s monthly installed capacity data for the last two years, released by the Central Electricity Authority (CEA), revealed that wind energy continues to see upward growth. Its growth is quite evident in the first seven months of 2023 compared to its performance during the same period in 2022.  On the other hand, […]

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NTPC Group’s Total Power Generation Capacity Crosses 73 GW

The total generation capacity of the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) Group has crossed 73 Gigawatt (GW), a statement from the Ministry of Power said today. The ministry said that with more power projects, the group’s total installed electricity generation capacity touched 73,024 Megawatt (MW). It includes 57,038 MW installed capacity of power plants owned by […]

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India Added 1,077 MW Of Additional Renewable Capacities In May

The latest released monthly power installation report from the Central Electricity Authority (CEA) claimed that India added a total of 1076.7 Megawatt (MW) of renewable energy (excluding hydro) in the month of May this year.   It included the addition of 743.34 MW of solar energy. By the end of April 2023, the country had a total installed […]

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Karnataka & Gujarat Lead in Clean Energy Transition; Odisha, Bihar, UP Laggards

A new study conducted in unison by IEEFA (Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis) and Ember to create the States’ Electricity Transition (SET) Scoring System. The report takes a look at 16 states in India. The report has analyses 16 Indian states that make up 90% of the country’s yearly power needs. The states […]

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NTPC Reports 5% PAT Growth YoY in Q3, Renewable Capacity Dominates Additions

NTPC, which is India’s largest energy conglomerate, has shared its results for Q3. The entity has reported a net profit of Rs 4,854.36 crore for the October-December quarter of FY23 on Saturday, nearly 5 per cent higher as compared to Rs 4,626.11 crore in the year-ago period. The company’s board has also declared a Rs […]

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Iran Looks to Get International Solar Alliance Membership

Iran has recently sent a Bill to the Parliament, looking to get onboarded as a member to the International Solar Alliance. As per the country’s Sixth Development Plan, it should have augmented its share of renewable power in electricity generation by at least 5 per cent. Currently, the share of renewables in Iran’s electricity generation […]

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