Tag Archives: wind energy technology

Study shows onshore wind turbines may have shorter life than expected

A recent report based on wind farm performance data in the United Kingdom and Denmark stated that the economic life of onshore wind turbines could be much shorter than the industry has predicted. The Courier reported the study, commissioned by the Renewable Energy … Continue reading

Posted in Renewables, Wind | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Analysis Shows India’s Huge Offshore Wind Power Potential

LONDON — India’s Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has published a report detailing the significant potential for offshore wind energy in the country. Offshore Wind Potential Tamil Nadu, India was officially released this week at Delhi’s National Consultation on Development … Continue reading

Posted in Renewables, Wind | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Myth: Renewable Energy Contributes 12.5% in total power generation in India

Natgrp: Given 15-30% PLFs of renewable energy sources like Wind and Solar, RE in reality contributes below 5%, to the actual KWh energy generation in the country The present installed capacity of power generation in the country is about 2,12,829 … Continue reading

Posted in Biomass, CPV, Crystalline, CSP, Geothermal, Hydro, JNNSM, Phase II, PV, Renewables, Rooftop, Rural Lighting, Solar, Solar Policy, Solar Thermal, Thin Film, Tidal, Waste, Wind | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Installations of Solar Radiation Resource Assessment Stations Completed across India

Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has initiated a major project on Solar Radiation Resource Assessment (SRRA) station  across the nation to assess and quantify the solar radiation availability along with weather parameters with a view to develop Solar … Continue reading

Posted in PV, Renewables, Solar, Solar Thermal | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment