India First Bids For Offshore Wind Projects

- Feb 01, 2018-

To the outside world renewable energy development goals to India, India's new energy and renewable energy minister R K Singh said, "I to India in 2022 to achieve 175 gigawatts installed capacity of renewable energy targets are very confident.I am confident that India will exceed this figure to reach 200 gigawatts."

For wind power industry, the government of India in this fiscal year will foreign bidding 9 gigawatts of installed capacity, the next two fiscal year, which ended at the end of March 2020, the Indian government will foreign bidding 20 gw of wind power installed capacity, which, in 2018, India will be the first foreign offshore wind project subject to tender.

The Indian government has been bidding for 2 gigawatts of wind capacity through two rounds of tenders.The third round of bidding was scrapped last week because of the government's new rules on wind power.So far, India's installed wind capacity has reached 32 gigawatts.