Author Archives: Lasma Livzeniece

Scaling up of renewable energy investment in emerging markets

The IRENA Coalition for Action was formed a few years ago to create a means for the private sector, NGOs and civil society in general to cooperate with and assist with the implementation of the work of IRENA. While it has gone through a number of iterations, I was pleased to be able to present the outcome of …

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FOWIND presents offshore wind roadmap for India

4C Offshore

The FOWIND consortium has launched a new report: “From Zero To Five GW: Offshore Wind Outlook for Gujarat and Tamil Nadu (2018-2032)“ which outlines a roadmap for the offshore wind sector in India.

The report follows an announcement from Indian Power and New & Renewable Energy Minister R K Singh that the Indian Government plans to auction 5GW offshore wind …

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FOWIND Maps India’s Path from Zero to Five GW

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Following the announcement on India’s plans for inviting first offshore wind tenders next year with an aim to reach 5GW, the FOWIND Consortium today (19 December) published a report according to which the timeline of initiatives should be set to first add 500MW by 2022, raising this to 2-2.5GW by 2027, and finally reaching 5GW between 2028 and 2032.

The report – From Zero To Five …

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FOWIND plots path to 5GW for India’s offshore wind pioneers

Recharge News

India is likely to establish a sustainable offshore wind sector “sooner rather than later”, said the international consortium helping to kick-start the sector there as it set out a pathway that could lead to 5GW by 2032 in the key states of Gujarat and Tamil Nadu.

The FOWIND consortium listed five priority issues to address in its first over-arching assessment …

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India delivers offshore roadmap

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The Global Wind Energy Council’s (GWEC’s) Fowind consortium has published a study on offshore wind development for the states of Gujarat and Tamil Nadu.

In its report ‘From Zero To Five GW: Offshore Wind Outlook for Gujarat And Tamil Nadu (2018-2032)’, Fowind examines the amount of new offshore wind capacity that can be reliably incorporated into the two state grids.

The plan, …

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FOWIND draws pathways towards 5 GW of offshore wind in 2 Indian states

Renewables Now

FOWIND, the consortium led by the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC), today published a study providing an informed outlook for offshore wind development in the Indian states of Gujarat and Tamil Nadu.

The report, called “From Zero To Five GW: Offshore Wind Outlook for Gujarat and Tamil Nadu (2018-2032)“, gives a clear picture of the amount of new offshore wind capacity …

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Fowind shows a path to offshore wind in India

Windpower Monthly

India: The Global Wind Energy Council-led Fowind consortium has published its study into offshore wind development for two of the country’s states.

From Zero to Five GW: Offshore Wind Outlook for Gujurat and Tamil Nadu (2018-2032) investigates how much offshore wind could reasonably be built, operated and incorporated into the states’ grids over the next 15 years.

“The 5GW should not viewed …

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FOWIND Publishes Offshore Wind Outlook for Gujarat and Tamil Nadu

Offshore Wind Development in India

Facilitating India’s transition towards low carbon economy by development of offshore wind power

19 December 2017, New Delhi – The FOWIND consortium launched its new report today: “From Zero To Five GW: Offshore Wind Outlook for Gujarat and Tamil Nadu (2018-2032)“. This study is a significant step forward in preparing a roadmap for the offshore wind sector in …

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India plans offshore wind auction next year

Renewables Now

The Indian government plans to launch offshore wind tenders for at least 5 GW in 2018, the Economic Times cited Raj Kumar Singh, renewable energy minister, as saying today.

At the National Energy Conservation Day celebrations, the minister of power, new and renewable energy said a survey is already in progress at one location seen as suitable for offshore wind …

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NRG strengthens U.S. Lidar Business with Hire of Remote Sensing Veteran Barry Logue

NRG Systems, a designer and manufacturer of smart technologies for a more sustainable planet, has announced the hire of Barry Logue as the company’s Lidar Wind Energy Solutions Manager. Logue, a veteran in the remote sensing space, will be responsible for all sales and account management for NRG’s Lidar products and services in North America.

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