According to the Ministry of Non Conventional Energy Sources, 3 MW of wind projects have been completed in India in December and January by RRB-Vestas and NEPC-Micon. RRB-Vestas has completed a 1 MW project of 225 kW machines for Dioces of Kottar, a private company of Muppandal in Tamil Nadu. NEPC-Micon has commissioned three machines of 250 kW each, at Perungudi in Tamil Nadu, for Madras Cements. At the same site, NEPC- Micon has also commissioned three turbines of 400 kW for its own use.
The Indian Renewable Development Agency (IREDA) has sanctioned INR 90.3 million in loans for nine wind power projects ranging from 0.08 MW to 1 MW, with a totalled installed capacity of 3.23 MW. The loans follow a meeting in Madras in November held to inaugurate IRESA's wind energy equipment financing scheme to "generate new project proposals."