MAKE IN INDIA Renewable Wind Energy

Mahalingamd, Jyothi
April 2015
Energy Future (2278-7186);Apr-Jun2015, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p12
The article discusses the possibilities in the wind energy industry of India amid efforts of the government to boost the renewable energy sector with several policy initiatives and the Make in India programme. It outlines the plans unveiled by the central government to make huge investments in the sector to achieve several giga watts of power generation capability. It notes the country's draft policies on inland and offshore wind power generation including the increased use of wind turbines.


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