Wind power Current Affairs, GK & News

Wind power  Current Affairs, GK & News

Wind Power in India

Today India is a major player in the global wind energy market. In terms of wind power installed capacity, India is ranked 4th in the World.? The Indian wind energy sector has an installed capacity of nearly 37 GW with power potential and generation stations spread equally in all regions of the country. Though South ..


India pledges to produce Carbon-free Energy

Vice president M Venkaiah Naidu in the 6th International Exhibition and Conference GRIDTECH 2019 in New Delhi has announced that India has pledged to produce carbon-free energy. A target has been set to produce 175-gigawatt of non-conventional new energy till the year 2022. Out of this 175 gigawatt, 100-gigawatt will be solar power, 60-gigawatt wind ..


Germany to host 2018 Global Wind Summit

The first edition of Global Wind Summit will be held in Hamburg, Germany from September 25, 2018. The organisers of the 4-day event are expecting speakers from about 100 countries, including India, China, the US, Spain and Denmark. The conference on wind is the largest and most important meeting of the wind industry worldwide. The ..



Solar-wind hybrid policy: Salient Features

For the first time government has announced the solar-wind hybrid policy. The policy aims to give a boost to the renewable energy generation by promoting new projects as well as hybridisation of the existing ones. The features of the solar-wind hybrid policy are In order to accomplish the target of achieving 175 gigawatt (gw) of ..