Tags: wind energy

Investment in renewable energy in India reached a record USD14.5 billion in the last FY- IEEFA

Investment in renewable energy in India reached a record US$14.5 billion in the last financial year (FY2021-22), an increase of 125% compared to FY2020-21 and 72% over pre-pandemic FY2019-20, finds a new report by the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA). “The surge in renewables investment comes on the back of the revival of electricity […]

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This Indian firm is raising USD 525 million to fund growth of its renewable energy business

Three companies has signed an agreement to invest in renewable energy business in the country. Tata Power and BlackRock Real Assets-led consortium, including Mubadala Investment Company (“Mubadala”), have entered into a binding agreement to invest in Tata Power’s renewable energy subsidiary, Tata Power Renewable Energy Limited (“Tata Power Renewables”). BlackRock Real Assets, together with Mubadala, […]

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Sulzer Schmid 3DX SmartPilot drone solution for highly flexible wind turbine blade inspections

Sulzer & Schmid Laboratories AG,a Swiss company pioneering UAV technology for wind blade inspections, has launched its new 3DX SmartPilot drone solution, specifically developed to enable inspection campaigns in geographies where site access or complex logistical barriers require a quick, highly portable blade inspection solution. Operators can now rely on the 3DX SmartPilotto to deliver […]

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Decree creates conditions for rapid development of offshore wind in Brazil

The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) welcomes the publication of Decree No 10.946, which creates the regulatory and legal basis for the development of Brazil’s promising offshore wind sector. “Brazil has virtually unlimited offshore wind resources and wind energy companies have already presented applications for licensing for 40GW of offshore wind projects in Brazil, representing […]

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Windergy India 2022: Wind is the Answer to Climate Change Challenges

Windergy India 2022, trade fair and conference for the wind energy sector will be organized from 27 – 29 April 2022 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. Supported by Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, Government of India and organised by, Indian Wind Turbine Manufacturers Association (IWTMA) along with PDA Trade Windergy India 2022, is the […]

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GWEC is preparing to ramp up its advocacy and outreach capacity in 2022

 The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) is preparing to ramp up its advocacy and outreach capacity in 2022 thanks to the overwhelming support from industry for its new member structure, which will provide the foundation for faster operational growth. On November 24, 2021, at an Extraordinary General Meeting in Copenhagen, the Association’s members voted resoundingly […]

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Honda 2Wheelers India Installs second wind turbine system in Gujarat

Reducing its dependence on non-renewable resources by leveraging hybrid energy systems (wind & solar), Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. Inaugurated its 2nd wind turbine system in Bhanvad (Dwarka district, Gujarat), around 350kms from the company’s Vithalapur plant. Built with an investment of INR 176 million, Honda will now produce a total of 4.7 MW […]

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GWEC and Informa Markets: Powering Vietnam’s net zero pathway through Vietnam Wind Power 2021

Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) and Informa Markets Vietnam are bringing together Vietnam Wind Power 2021 (VWP2021), the official wind industry event in Vietnam since 2018. This year’s hybrid conference is supported by British Embassy, Embassy of Denmark, Embassy of Germany, Germany Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ), Norwegian Embassy in Hanoi and its Commercial Section […]

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Tamil Nadu CM asks center to come out with viable policy on offshore wind energy

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin has urged the Central government to come out with a viable policy on harnessing offshore wind energy. Speaking at the Southern Zonal Council meeting held in Tirupathi on Sunday, Stalin said the state has huge potential to harness offshore wind energy. “However, we are yet to get a green […]

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Offshore wind industry and marine planning communities to intensify collaboration on climate change

On Ocean Day at COP 26, the UN Global Compact launched a roadmap to advance offshore renewable energy using a climate-smart approach to ocean management, together with the offshore wind industry and the marine planning community.  In order to limit global warming to a 1.5° C increase in line with the Paris Agreement targets, a significant increase […]

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