Posts Tagged ‘Gigawatts’

India Plans Auctions for 4 Gigawatts of Wind Power This Fiscal Year

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government is seeking to step up the pace of auctioning power-purchase contracts for wind-energy plants, building on a contest that reaped record-low prices for solar farms earlier this month. The government plans to offer deals covering almost 4 gigawatts of wind capacity in the current fiscal year ending March 2018 in addition […]

Brazil Reaches 9 Gigawatts of Wind Power Installed Capacity

Brazil has reached 9 gigawatts of wind energy installed capacity with the addition of 268 megawatts to the grid this year. In January, eight wind parks started operations in Brazil’s northeast, the wind power association known as Abeeolica said in an e-mailed statement on Monday. View full post on Wind Power News

Global wind power market estimated to total 120 gigawatts of wind power capacity

By the end of the year 2008, 120 gigawatts of wind power capacity were installed worldwide, after 94 gigawatts by the end of 2007. Already today wind provides more than 1.5% of the global electricity consumption and the wind industry employs half a million people. View full post on Wind Power News

Brazil Wind Developers to Build 1.5 Gigawatts of Production

Developers of wind farms in Brazil agreed to build 1.5 gigawatts of power plants for a 25.6 percent higher price compared to the last offer in a government- organized auction for contracts to sell power from new facilities. View full post on Wind Power News

Brazil Wind Developers to Build 1.5 Gigawatts of Production

Developers of wind farms in Brazil agreed to build 1.5 gigawatts of power plants for a 25.6 percent higher price compared to the last offer in a government- organized auction for contracts to sell power from new facilities. View full post on Wind Power News

Coming (Sort of) Soon To An Ocean Near You: 4 Gigawatts of Wind Power

As a follow-up to my post earlier this month on BOEM’s release of the Environmental Assessment for the Massachusetts Wind Energy Area, I just thought that I would note that, according to Daily Environment Report , Maureen Bornholdt of BOEM announced earlier this week at a public hearing on the EA that BOEM expects to […]