Wind offshore projects are new opportunities
Given the amount of auctions rolled out currently and the expected future auctions for wind, and with the industry's manufacturing prowess, we can confidently say that the currently-set target of 60 GW can be achieved.
Solar Rooftop: Answer to EPCs' Woes
Despite falling costs, the solar EPC industry in India has hit a roadblock with multiple duties and land acquisition problems, and the answer for EPC companies may be to focus on captive projects like rooftop installations and scale up from there, feels Rahul Kamat.
Siemens Gamesa wins 326-MW wind power orders
Siemens Gamesa to install 135 units of its G114-2.0-MW wind turbines and 28 units of its G97-2.0 MW wind turbines across different sites which are set for commissioning by March 2018. Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has won wind power orders for a total of 326 MW from many independent power producers and Industrial customers in India.
A Mechanical Engineer by qualification, Gurdeep Singh, CMD, NTPC, has over 28 years of experience in power generation sector. He started his career with NTPC and has worked at various levels in both Indian and multi-national companies such as Powergen, CLP, IDFC, CESC and AES.
Mammoth windmill arrives at Krishnapatnam Port
Krishnapatnam Port welcomes Motor Vessel Combi Dock I” of Gamesa Renewable Pvt which has arrived with hug size wind mill project cargo. Krishnapatnam port has a dedicated berth to handle Over Dimensional Project Cargo (ODC) and can bear capacity of 12 MT per sq. meters, the highest for any berth in any port in India.