Wind Capacity

Inox Wind Signs Pact For India’s Single Largest 1500 MW Order from CESC

Indian wind energy company Inox Wind Limited (IWL) announced today that it has entered into a binding framework agreement with CESC Limited, one of the largest power utilities in India, for the installation/supplies of 1,500 MW of wind capacity over the next 3-4 years. The deal is for IWL’s latest DF/3000/145 Wind Turbine Generators (WTGs), […]

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Buoyed With Higher Wind Capacity Additions In FY24, Suzlon Sees Bright Days Ahead

Bolstered by the surged capacity additions of wind energy in 2023-24, Indian wind energy firm Suzlon is anticipating higher industry growth in India in the next two financial years. The firm’s top management shared this information during its latest investor call, which was held to discuss the Q3 results of FY24. The latest investors call […]

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Galata Wind Gets $45 Million EBRD Loan For Wind Projects

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is extending up to $ 45 million in financing to Turkish firm Galata Wind Enerji AS to boost the company’s wind capacity and accelerate Turkey’s transition to a clean energy future. According to the official statement of Galata Wind, the new loan from EBRD will finance up […]

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France’s TotalEnergies Partners with Brazil’s Casa dos Ventos

Leading energy firm based in France, TotalEnergies (TTE) has joined hands with Casa dos Ventos (CDV)- Brazil’s renewable energy developer. The two will unite towards the creation of a 34% (TTE), 66% (CDV) JV for the development and operation of the renewable portfolio of Casa Dos Ventos. The renewable energy portfolio entails 700 MW of […]

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Maharashtra invites bids for 325MW of wind energy supply

Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) has issued tender inviting bids for the supply of 325 MW of Wind Power on a Long Term basis. The exercise is being undertaken for intra-state wind power projects. According to the notification, the last date for bidding is kept at June 9, 2022. It says that the […]

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3.5 GW Solar Capacity Added in H1 of 2021 in India, Says Report

A report by renewable energy research firm JMK Analytics says that India added 3.5 GW of solar capacity in the first six months of the financial year 2022. It places cumulative renewable capacity at 96.95 GW, a figure at variance with government claims of having hit 100 GW. Typically, these differences are accounted for by […]

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In a Tumultuous Year, Utility-Scale Solar Installations Decline 39% in FY21

According to a new report by JMK Research, about 3.5 GW of new utility-scale solar capacity was added in India in the fiscal year 2021 (April 2020-March 2021). Compared to the previous year (FY20), installations were about 39% lesser. While the wind capacity of the country increased by 1.5 GW in FY2021, it was found […]

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16.5 GW Installed in Record Year for Wind Energy in the US: Report

The US added more wind capacity than ever before in 2020, with 16.5 GW installed – far exceeding the previous record set in 2012. The US added more wind capacity than ever before in 2020. Some 16.5 gigawatts of capacity was installed – far exceeding the previous record set in 2012. General Electric was the […]

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2021 Carries All Solar Hopes In India, With Expected 8.8 GW Capacity Addition

A fresh quarterly update from a research agency pegs expected solar capacity addition in the calendar year 2020 (Jan-Dec) at  2.8 GW, while Wind Energy is expected to add just 1.2 GW. However, things should start looking up from the next two quarters itself, i.e. Q4 2020 and Q1 2021, when about 4 GW of […]

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