February 1, 2013
Investments in power transmission systems for evacuation of renewable energy generation in India have not kept pace with the rapid growth of renewable energy capacity in the past few years. While there is a need for huge investments in developing transmission systems associated with renewable energy capacity, the financial implications on state utilities due to uncertainty in investment recovery impedes investment in such systems.
January 1, 2013
Renewable energy integration, catering to increasing power demand, grid strengthening, improving grid efficiency, and regional integration were the focus of almost all transmission policies and strategies being formulated across the globe during 2012.
May 1, 2012
By 2022, Europe will witness a capacity addition of 250 GW, almost all of which (220 GW) will be based on renewable energy sources (RES). Further, most of this new capacity will be located farther away from the demand centres.