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China’s wind power capacity increases


August 16th, 2012 - 3:45 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 16 (IANS) China's on-grid wind power capacity has reached over 50 gigawatts this year, representing an annual growth rate of 87 percent.However, technical problems have prevented the efficient ... Read more...

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‘Tamil Nadu power corp wrong on wind power banking loss’


June 22nd, 2012 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 22 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu Spinning Mills Association (Tasma) termed as "deceptive" the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation's (Tangedco) assumption of the loss it suffers offering ... Read more...

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Wind power banking in Tamil Nadu is unbankable: Tangedco


June 17th, 2012 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 17 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) wants power banking scrapped as around Rs.200 crore are being lost annually because of the the facility.Power banking ... Read more...

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Wind to account for 15 percent of Mexico’s electricity mix


February 16th, 2012 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 16 (IANS/EFE) Total installed wind power capacity in Mexico will reach some 12,000 megawatts by 2020, equivalent to 15 percent of the country's electricity mix, an industry ... Read more...

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Japan keen on industrial corridor, freight train in south India


February 14th, 2012 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 14 (IANS) Japan is more keen on building an industrial corridor and the high-speed rail freight corridor between Chennai and Bangalore than the bullet train project, said an ... Read more...

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Numeric Power sells UPS business for Rs.859 crore


February 10th, 2012 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 10 (IANS) City-based Numeric Power Systems Ltd will deploy the sale proceeds of the uninterrupted power systems (UPS) business in strengthening its renewable energy (wind and solar) and ... Read more...

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Suzlon Energy bags 50.4 megawatt order


April 20th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 20 (IANS) India's wind turbine manufacturing major Suzlon Energy Wednesday said it has bagged order to set up, operate and maintain wind energy projects of 50.4 MW from ... Read more...

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China to be world’s wind power leader in 2010


October 13th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 13 (IANS) China will surpass the US as the leader in cumulative wind power capacity by the end of this year, a media report said Wednesday."Wind power technology provides governments ... Read more...

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Suzlon crosses 5,000 MW of wind power installations in India


September 24th, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 24 (IANS) Suzlon Energy, India's largest and the world's third leading wind turbine maker, Friday said it has installed over 5,000 MW of cumulative wind turbines in India, accounting for ... Read more...

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Nakoda to set up wind power plant in Madhya Pradesh


September 2nd, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 2 (IANS) Yarn manufacturer Nakoda Limited will invest Rs.33 crore on a 5.25 MW wind power plant in Madhya Pradesh, the company announced Thursday. The plant will be set in Jethana ... Read more...

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Energy sector needs to be given priority, says Farooq Abdullah


February 11th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.11 (ANI): Union Minister for New and Renewable Energy Farooq Abdullah on Thursday that there is need to consider energy sector in priority sector.Speaking at an ongoing two-day wind ... Read more...

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Chinese nuke power to rise 10-fold by 2020


July 2nd, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, July 2 (ANI): China is planning for an installed nuclear power capacity of 86 gigawatts (gW) by 2020, up nearly 10-fold from the 9 gW capacity it had by the end ... Read more...

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Suzlon’s Gujarat wind power plant to be ready in September


May 26th, 2009 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, May 26 (IANS) A 52 MW wind power plant that Suzlon Energy is executing for Gujarat State Petroleum Corp (GSPC) in Gujarat will be commissioned in September, a state government official ... Read more...

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GAIL plans wind energy projects in Gujarat


May 12th, 2009 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, May 12 (IANS) Gas marketing major Gail India is planning to establish a series of wind power projects in Gujarat during the current fiscal, a senior official said Tuesday. "The ... Read more...

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Wind power industry seeks stable policy, better forecasting


November 25th, 2008 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 25 (IANS) There should be a stable and uniform national policy to make wind power projects financially attractive, a top industry official said here Tuesday."China has overtaken India to the ... Read more...

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Hong Kong firm to harness wind energy in India


April 21st, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) CLP Holdings of Hong Kong, one of the largest energy utilities in Asia, will be given a $113-million loan by the Manila-based Asian Development Bank (ADB) to ... Read more...

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ADB to help India develop cleaner power sources


April 19th, 2008 - 1:03 pm ICT by admin
DPA Manila, April 19 (DPA) The Asian Development Bank (ADB) said Saturday it was extending a rupee-denominated loan worth $113 million to a private Indian firm that will develop two wind power projects. ... Read more...

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China unveils renewable energy development plan


March 18th, 2008 - 8:51 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, March 18 (Xinhua) China's annual consumption of renewable energy will reach the equivalent of 300 million tons of standard coal by 2010, which would be 10 percent of its total annual ... Read more...

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Global energy growth rates exceed expectations


February 12th, 2008 - 10:52 am ICT by admin
Nicosia, Feb 12 (ANI): A record 20,000 MW of wind power were installed world-wide last year, with the United States, Spain and China providing the biggest annual increases, the Global Energy Council ... Read more...

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