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Bhupesh Verma

Bhupesh Verma is a Senior Research Analyst working in the wind energy domain at CSTEP. He holds an MBA in Biotechnology and Marketing from Shoolini University of Management Sciences, Himachal Pradesh and a Bachelor's degree in Biotechnology from Himachal Pradesh University. His research interest...

Ashish Nigam

Ashish Nigam is a Research Engineer involved in the assessment studies for offshore wind energy projects at CSTEP. He holds a Master’s degree in Energy & Environment from Lancaster University, UK and a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance from FLAME, Pune. His professional...

Prof. Ramaswamy M A

Prof. M.A. Ramaswamy holds a Ph.D. from the California Institute of Technology. Prior to CSTEP he worked at Aerodynamics Division of National Aerospace Laboratories for more than 25 years and was head of the division for more than 20 years. He played a major role in the design and setting up of 1.2m...

Riya Rachel

Riya Rachel Mohan has completed her Master's degree in Energy and Environmental Engineering from VIT University, Vellore, Tamil Nadu and holds a Bachelor's degree in Biotechnology and Biochemical Engineering from University of Kerala. She has about 4 years experience in carbon financed renew...

FOWIND Website Launch and Signing of an MoU

Anshu Bharadwaj, Meera Sudhakar and Ashish Nigam represented CSTEP at an event that was organised in New Delhi to welcome IEDCL (a subsidiary of IL&FS) to the FOWIND consortium and launch the FOWIND website....

International Conference on Solar and Wind PPA Challenges and Opportunities for Power Sales in Open Market

Nagalakshmi P., Research Analyst from CSTEP attended a conference on 'Solar and Wind PPA Challenges and Opportunities for Power Sales in Open Market', organised by Cerebral Business Research, in association with the Solar Energy Society of India (SESI) in New Delhi....

Stakeholder Consultation on National Wind Energy Mission

Deepthi Swamy, Research Analyst from CSTEP attended a workshop, organised by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), in association with CSTEP and Shakti Foundation, for establishing a National Wind Energy Mission for India...

Workshop on Growth in a Carbon Constrained World

A workshop on Growth in a Carbon Constrained World was jointly organised by Center for Study of Science, Technology and Policy and Public Affairs Centre (PAC) at Regency1, ITC Windsor.  The workshop was attended by Dr. Jean Lebel, President International Development Research Centre (IDRC), Cana...

Workshop on Offshore Wind Energy

CSTEP participated in the Stakeholders Consultation workshop on Offshore Wind Energy, conducted by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) at New Delhi....

Roadmap for Accelerated Wind Power Development in India

CSTEP in association with Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Limited and support from Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation organised a Workshop on Roadmap for Accelerated Wind Power Development in India: Estimating wind power potential, Addressing challenges in grid integration, Enabling po...

Talk on Initiating Offshore Wind Projects in India

Mr. Malolan R. Cadambi, Managing Director, Greenshore Energy Pvt. Ltd. delivered a talk at CSTEP on Initiating Offshore Wind Projects in India....

FOWIND Stakeholder Sensitisation Workshop

As a part of outreach and dissemination activities under the FOWIND project, CSTEP organised a Stakeholder Sensitisation Workshop in Chennai on Offshore Wind Development in India....

Fourth Wind Discussion Forum

CSTEP co-organised the Fourth Wind Discussion Forum with Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation and Idam Infrastructure Advisory Pvt. Ltd. in Bangalore on March 9, 2015....

Workshop on Re-assessment of Wind Potential

CSTEP facilitated workshop to discuss re-assessment of wind potential in the country. MNRE, LBL, Wind World, ENERFRA, Hero Future, REGEN Powertech, DNVGL, Brookings, KREDL and NIWE participated in the discussion. ...

How2Guide for Wind Energy

Deepthi Swamy, Sr. Research Analyst from CSTEP attended a workshop on ‘How2Guide for Wind Energy’, September 16, 2015....

Inception Workshop on EU-India Joint R&D Platform to support Offshore Wind in India

Riya Rachel Mohan, Consultant from CSTEP attended the “Inception Workshop on EU-India Joint R&D Platform to support Offshore Wind in India”, September 18, 2015. ...

Symposium on “Future Electricity Grids & Utilities”

Sandhya Sundararagavan (Research Scientist) and Milind Ravindran (Research Engineer) attended a symposium on December 1, 2015 on “Future Electricity Grids & Utilities” organised by Enzen Global Solutions at ITC Windsor, Bengaluru....

Stakeholders Consultation Workshop on Renewables and Nuclear Power

NITI Aayog and CSTEP jointly organised a Stakeholder Consultation Workshop on Renewables and Nuclear Power on October 13-14, 2015 at Windsor Manor, Bengaluru....

Workshop on 2.3-116 and Digital Wind Farm Launch

Deepthi Swamy, Senior Research Analyst from CSTEP attended an event on ‘2.3-116 and Digital Wind Farm Launch’, on March 30, 2016 at New Delhi....

Resource Variations and Resultant Tariffs for On-shore Wind potential in Karnataka

Resource Variations and Resultant Tariffs for On-shore Wind potential in Karnataka, Eighth annual international conference on public policy and management infrastructure: hard and soft, August 12, 2013...

Wind Power in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh: Potential Assessment, Costs, and Grid Implications

The on-shore wind power potential in India was officially estimated to be 49 GW, of which 17 GW forms part of the country’s mainstream energy mix. A few studies have estimated wind potential in India to be over 2000 GW, whereas others have underestimated it. The official wind resource potentia...

An Empirical Model of Power Curve of a Wind Turbine, Energy Systems

An Empirical Model of Power Curve of a Wind Turbine, Energy Systems, March 2014...

A Statistical Model for Wind Power on the Basis of Ramp Analysis

A Statistical Model for Wind Power on the Basis of Ramp Analysis...

Competitive Bidding for Wind Sector

Competitive Bidding for Wind Sector...

Addressing the Challenges of RE Manufacturing in India: Horizon 2032

The Government of India, through its Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (JNNSM), Modified Special Incentive Package Scheme (MSIPS), National Manufacturing Policy (NMP) and Make in India, has announced several measures and incentives favouring renewable manufacturers. The National Wind Mission a...

Re-assessment of India’s On-shore Wind Power Potential

Wind energy is an important contributor to the global power sector. India ranks fourth with installed wind power capacity of 26 GW. The sector has seen exponential growth adding 1.5–3 GW of power per annum. There are, however, multiple independent reassessment studies that peg wind power poten...

Re-assessment of India’s on-shore Wind Power Potential

Re-assessment of India’s On-shore Wind Power Potential...

Re-assessment of India On-shore Wind Power Potential

Re-assessment of India's On-shore Wind Power Potential Report Visualisation...

DARPAN

In the past, decisions were made based on experience, wise counsels and by default. Today computers with a prodigious memory and speed for processing enable us to examine nearly all options for decision making in real time. The computing speed also allows us to visualise the possible consequences. B...

Wind Power

CSTEP has used Geographical Information System (GIS) to estimate the wind potential for Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. The approach involved the calculation of wind power at higher heights, overlaid with Geographical Information Systems (GIS) that enabled land-use analyses. CSTEP has also examined th...

FOWIND Sensitisation Workshop

CSTEP organised a Stakeholder Sensitisation Workshop under the FOWIND project in Chennai on September 11, 2014 at Trident Hotel, Chennai...

Roadmap for Accelerated Wind Power Development in India

Workshop on "Roadmap for Accelerated Wind Power Development in India" Organised by CSTEP in association with Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Limited and support from Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation on January 16, 2013 ...

Wind Discussion Forum

CSTEP co-organised 'Wind Discussion Forum - Evolving Concensus through Stakeholder Engagement' with Shakti Foundation and Idam at Hotel Atria, Bangalore. ...

Growth in a Carbon Constrained World

Workshop on Growth in a Carbon Constrained World held on Thursday, December 5, 2013 at Regency 1, ITC Windsor...

Re-assessment of Wind Potential

CSTEP facilitated workshop to discuss re-assessment of wind potential in the country. MNRE, LBL, Wind World, ENERFRA, Hero Future, REGEN Powertech, DNVGL, Brookings, KREDL and NIWE participated in the discussion. ...

Stakeholders Consultation Workshop on Renewables and Nuclear Power

CSTEP, in collaboration with NITI Aayog and Shakti Foundation organised 'Stakeholders Consultation Workshop on Renewables and Nuclear Power' at ITC Windsor, Bengaluru. ...

Interactive Workshop on IEA - India Energy Outlook

The International Energy Agency (IEA) has done a Special Report on future developments in India as a part of World Energy Outlook 2015. IEA show cased this at an event in Bengaluru on Monday, November 30, 2015 at ITC Windsor Manor. The event was jointly organised by Center for Study of Science, Tech...

Baroness Worthington

Baroness Worthington, a Labour life peer in the House of Lords in UK and Ian Felton, British Deputy High Commissioner in Karnataka visited CSTEP on December 16, 2013 to discuss Wind Energy  and Off-shore wind policies in India...

India Offshore Wind Policy to Target 1 Gigawatt by 2020

India Offshore Wind Policy to Target 1 Gigawatt by 2020, Bloomberg News, September 12, 2014...

Tamil Nadu likely to get two offshore windfarms soon

Tamil Nadu likely to get two offshore windfarms soon, Times of India, September 12, 2014...

IL&FS Energy joins Indian first ever offshore wind project for energy

IL&FS Energy joins Indian first ever offshore wind project for energy, Steel Guru, July 2014...

Wind Energy Pilot Project on TN Coast

Wind Energy Pilot Project on TN Coast, The New Indian Express, September 2014...

Time to Tap Wind Power Off TN Coast

Time to Tap Wind Power Off TN Coast’, The New Indian Express, September 2014...

India to introduce offshore wind policy targeting 1 gigawatt

India to introduce offshore wind policy targeting 1 gigawatt, Live Mint, September 12, 2014...

MNRE starts process for a National Wind Energy Mission

MNRE starts process for a National Wind Energy Mission, Yahoo India News, January 23, 2014...

National Wind Energy Mission on cards

National Wind Energy Mission on cards, The New Indian Express, January 17, 2014...

India to Make Offshore Wind Plan With EU Help

India to Make Offshore Wind Plan With EU Help, Bloomberg Business Week, January 27, 2014...

EU and India Join Hands to Facilitate Offshore Wind

EU and India Join Hands to Facilitate Offshore Wind, North American Wind Power, January 27, 2014...

India to Prepare Offshore Wind Plan

India to Prepare Offshore Wind Plan, Business Standard, January 14, 2014...

EU Partners with India for Offshore Wind Development

EU Partners with India for Offshore Wind Development, Hindu Business Line, January 27, 2014...