Wind turbine

Taller wind turbines provide a number of benefits over their shorter counterparts. They can reach higher altitudes where winds are stronger, without being hindered by vegetation, terrain, or buildings. Because of the increased height, longer blades may be used, allowing a single turbine to gather more energy. Cost savings canContinue Reading

wind energy

In a record-setting year, the wind market commissioned nearly 100 gigawatts of new build in 2020. Undeterred by the coronavirus pandemic, installations grew 59% year-on-year. Developers commissioned some 96.3 gigawatts globally in 2020, compared with 60.7 gigawatts the previous year. Most of these were on land (94%), as the additionContinue Reading


GE T&D India on Thursday announced it has bagged a contract by state-run Power Grid Corporation for constructing 765-kiloVolt (kV) Gas-Insulated Substation (GIS) bays at Phagi in Jaipur district of Rajasthan. This is GE’s first 765 kV GIS order from the Power Grid, a company statement said. The Phagi substationContinue Reading

Renewable sources account for around 34 per cent of Rajasthan’s total installed power generation capacity of 21.6 Gw. The state is planning to increase solar and wind generation capacity to 14.3 Gw by 2022 which requires remote monitoring and grid stability. GE T&D India Ltd, part of GE’s grid solutionsContinue Reading