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Renewable Energy

Tamil Nadu stands as a frontrunner in the Renewable Energy sector within the nation, boasting a cumulative installed capacity of 19.6 GW. This remarkable capacity accounts for nearly 12% of the total renewable power generation in India.

~20 GW

Installed capacity for renewable energy


In terms of Wind Energy Output, globally


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  • Tamil Nadu holds an offshore wind energy potential of 35 GW.
  • The state stands out as a top performer among industrialised states, in its commitment to energy efficiency initiatives.
  • In 2016, the Tamil Nadu Energy Development Agency (TEDA) was honoured with the Best Nodal Agency Award.
  • The state's cutting-edge port infrastructure, coupled with the Chennai-Kanyakumari Industrial Corridor, is set to energise the renewable equipment manufacturing ecosystem in Tamil Nadu.

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In the fiscal year 2017-18, the state successfully generated approximately 13,000 million units of wind energy.

Tamil Nadu benefits from four significant wind-prone passes, leveraging the tunnelling effect during the Southwest monsoon.

The Tamil Nadu Government is in active collaboration with NOVOD to actively promote the use of Biofuels.

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