Wind energy installations across states

Top five states in India with highest wind electricity generation

India is blessed with various renewable energy sources. Wind energy is a prominent renewable energy source in India. Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has already estimated 103 GW* of wind energy potential. The Government of India is looking at renewable energy as a30

Tamil Nadu

Solar and Wind Power growth status in Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu has lagged behind in wind power and in the year ending 2013-2014, it added only 107 MW of wind energy not a very big achievement for a state that was until recently a leader in wind energy sector in India. The growth in30

Indias National Waterways NW-4

National Waterway-4 project launched in Tamil Nadu

The Union Government has launched the project for the development of the stretch of 37 Kilometer of the National Waterway-four (NW-4) between Sholinganallur to Kalpakkam in South Buckingham Canal in Tamil Nadu. The project was launched on 24 January 2014.  NW-4 covers a total length30

Solar pannels and mounting structure at rooftop

Tamil Nadu Tribunal Sets Aside Solar Purchase Obligation

In a major setback to government plans, Tamil Nadu’s electricity tribunal has decided to set aside a government order placing solar energy obligations upon heavy power consumers. It is unclear as to how the order would affect government plans to generate an additional 3,000 megawatts30

Power Grid -Wardha_Maharashtra

Southern power grid is now connected to national grid

The power crisis is likely to reduce in Tamil Nadu as the southern power grid is now connected to the national grid. The system cost Rs. 815 crore. The Raichur-Sholapur 765KV single circuit transmission line has been interconnected with the national grid, thereby achieving the30

Total solar installed capacity in states registered under REC mechanism by 08 Oct 13

The Status of Solar REC projects in Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu is the eleventh largest state in India by area and the seventh most populous state. The state has installed electricity generation capacity of 19,432 MW (as on April 2013) that constitutes 9% of the total installed electricity generation capacity of India mainly from30