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Gross Power Generation from Wind Energy source and Total Power Generation from 2011-12 to 2015-16

June 27, 2017

The gross power generation from wind energy source was 23352.85 Mega Unit (MU) in India in 2011-12. The total gross power generation in the country including import from Bhutan was 876886.53 MU in 2011-12. The percentage of wind power generation contribution to total power generation in the country including import from Bhutan was 2.66% in 2011-12.

The gross power generation from wind energy source was 31982.11 MU in 2012-13. It increased by 8629.26 MU as compared to 2011-12. In percentage terms, the growth was 36.95%. The total gross power generation in the country including import from Bhutan was 912056.7 MU in 2012-13. It increased by 35170.17 MU as compared to 2011-12. In percentage terms, the growth was 4.01%. The percentage of wind power generation contribution to total power generation in the country including import from Bhutan was 3.51% in 2012-13.

The gross power generation from wind energy source was 31264.8 MU in 2013-14. It decreased by -717.31 MU as compared to 2012-13. In percentage terms, the decrease was -2.24%. The total gross power generation in the country including import from Bhutan was 967150.32 MU in 2013-14. It increased by 55093.62 MU as compared to 2012-13. In percentage terms, the growth was 6.04%. The percentage of wind power generation contribution to total power generation in the country including import from Bhutan was 3.23% in 2013-14.

The gross power generation from wind energy source was 33768.3 MU in 2014-15. It increased by 2503.5 MU as compared to 2013-14. In percentage terms, the growth was 8.01%. The total gross power generation in the country including import from Bhutan was 1048672.97 MU in 2014-15. It increased by 81522.65 MU as compared to 2013-14. In percentage terms, the growth was 8.43%. The percentage of wind power generation contribution to total power generation in the country including import from Bhutan was 3.22% in 2014-15.

The gross power generation from wind energy source was 28430.65 MU in 2015-16 (Till Dec. 2015). The total gross power generation in the country including import from Bhutan was 830170.8 MU in 2015-16 (Till Dec. 2015). The percentage of wind power generation contribution to total power generation in the country including import from Bhutan was 3.42% in 2015-16 (Till Dec. 2015).

Note: Generation in MU; Original Source: CEA/SNAs /POSOCO/Wind Industry; Source: Rajya Sabha Session – 238 Unstarred Question No.1815.

Resource Title: Contribution made by wind power generation to the total power generation in the country from 2011-12 to 2015-16 till Dec 2015 (From: Ministry of New and Renewable Energy)

Dataset URL: https://data.gov.in/catalog/answers-data-rajya-sabha-questions-session-238

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Source: Rajya Sabha
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