Browsing All posts tagged under »NAPCC«

Climate change risks and opportunities for Indian Steel sector

December 22, 2011 by


The Indian steel industry have entered into a new development stage from 2005-06. Driven by rapid development of Indian economy; India’s steel consumption will continue to grow at nearly 16% rate annually, till 2012.  Steel production in the financial year 2009-10 was 60-61 million tonnes. Demand of Steel is rapidly growing due to increasing construction […]

Wind Power in Gujarat grows more than ten times in ten years

July 5, 2011 by


Gujarat has experienced 545% growth in installed wind power generation capacity from 338 MW in 2006 to 2175.5 MW as of today. The data till the end of March 2011 shows a installed capacity of 2048 MW.  Of India’s total installed capacity of around 13,300 MW, Gujarat account for nearly 15%. At a country level, […]

Perform Achieve and Trade (PAT) under the NMEEE

July 1, 2011 by


As a part of domestic actions by India to tackle, mitigate and adapt to climate change, the National Action Plan on Climate Change (NAPCC) was launched by the Prime Minister of India in June 2008.  NAPCC outlined eight missions – one of them being the National Mission on Enhanced Energy Efficiency (NMEEE). NMEEE operates under […]

Coal power – Essential ingredient of energy mix in the 12th plan

April 24, 2011 by


The Government of India has been pushing towards non-conventional and renewable energy resources. Also, India recently entered the top 10 RE investment destinations list. The Indo-US nuclear deal is expected to give some thrust to the nuclear power projects, once the local concerns are taken of. But driven by the persisting and widening energy demand-supply […]

Wind power India – Linking to NAPCC

February 28, 2011 by


India’s National Action Plan on Climate Change (NAPCC) was announced in June 2008. As one of the tactics and strategies for minimizing, mitigating and adapting to climate change, there is goal of increasing the share of renewable energy in the total energy mix to 15% by 2020. Coal and oil having been our key power […]