Wind Energy: An Overview Presentation by Rakesh Kacker September 12, 2007 Worldwide… Developments Nearly 74,000 MW of wind power capacity has been installed all over the world There has been 29% average annual growth between 1997-2006 and a ten-fold increase during this period
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Annual Capacity Addition
Section 80 IA benefits – Power Generation cos. are exempt from payment of any tax for a period of 10 years under section 80 IA of the income tax Act.
Electricity generated by the wind farm allowed to be wheeled to designated industrial unit
State Electricity Regulatory Commissions (SERCs) orders on renewable portfolio obligation in place
Tariff order of the SERCs for purchase of electricity from a wind source in placeIndia…Policy Environment