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  • 27 Apr 2017 / gwec-in-press

    India’s wind power generation capacity crosses the 32 gw mark: IWTMA Becomes 4th largest country in terms of installed wind power capacity

    Industry Outlook

    According to Indian Wind Turbine Manufacturers Association (IWTMA), the wind power generation capacity of the country has crossed 32 gigawatt (gw). As per media reports, India is at the fourth position after China, the US and Germany, in terms of installed wind capacity.

    The government is set to add 5-6 megawatt (mw) of wind capacity each year to achieve the …

  • 27 Apr 2017 / gwec-in-press

    India’s wind power capacity crosses 32 GW mark, says IWTMA

    Business Standard

    Industry body Indian Wind Turbine Manufacturers Association (IWTMA) on Tuesday said the wind power generation capacity in the country has crossed 32 GW mark.

    However, according to the Central Electricity Authority’s (CEA) monthly report for March 2017, the installed wind power generation capacity is around 28.7 GW, lower than the ITWMA estimates.

    India’s installed wind power generation capacity …

  • 27 Apr 2017 / gwd-events

    India’s wind power capacity crosses 32 GW mark, says IWTMA

    Daily News & Analysis 

    Industry body Indian Wind Turbine Manufacturers Association (IWTMA) today said the wind power generation capacity in the country has crossed 32 GW mark.

    However, according to the Central Electricity Authority’s (CEA) monthly report for March 2017, the installed wind power generation capacity is around 28.7 GW, lower than the ITWMA estimates.

    India’s installed wind power generation capacity has crossed …

  • 27 Apr 2017 / gwec-in-press

    6 GW of wind capacity to be auctioned this year

    The Hindu Business Line

    India will see 6 GW of wind power capacity auctioned in the current year, Rajeev Kapoor, Secretart, Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, said today.

    Speaking at Windergy 2017 conference here, Kapoor said that 2 MW will be tendered out by the govt company, SECI, in a month. 

    Part of the other 4 GW would be bid out by …

  • 27 Apr 2017 / gwec-in-press

    Report: Global installed wind capacity poised to hit 800 GW by end of 2021

    SmartBrief

    The world’s total installed wind capacity is poised to hit 800 gigawatts by the end of 2021, up from nearly 487 GW at the end of last year, according to the Global Wind Energy Council. “Wind power is now successfully competing with heavily subsidized incumbents across the globe, building new industries, creating hundreds of thousands of jobs and leading the …

  • 27 Apr 2017 / gwec-in-press

    Global Wind Capacity Could Reach 80 GW by 2021

    Power Engineering

    A new study by the Global Wind Energy Council suggests global wind power capacity could reach 800 GW by 2021, Power Engineering International reported.

    The trade group revealed global wind capacity grew by 54 GW installed in 90 countries last year. To date 29 countries have more than 1 GW of wind, and five …