India’s wind energy sector is led by indigenous wind power industry and has shown consistent progress. The expansion of the wind industry has resulted in a strong ecosystem, project operation capabilities and manufacturing base of about 10,000 MW per annum.
The country currently has the fourth highest wind installed capacity in the world with total installed capacity of 38.62 GW (as on 31st December, 2020) and 60.42 Billion Units were generated from wind power during the year 2020.
India has one of the highest rates of growth for renewable energy in the world. As per Global Trends in Renewable Energy Investment 2020 report, during the period 2014-2019, renewable energy programs and projects in India attracted an investment of US$ 64.2 billion.