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ADB Report by Pramod Jain.

With increased emphasis on reducing emissions from the power sector, grid-level energy storage can enable larger penetration of renewable energy into the grid.

At the Asia Clean Energy Forum, Asian Development Bank, Manila, IWE is organizing a deep-dive workshop on IOT and Smart Grid, with a focus on

IWE completed a 5-day grid integration training for PLN Engineers in Makassar, Indonesia.  It covered both theory and hands-on exercises with DIgSILENT PowerFactory 2016.

Pramod organized a day-long Quantum Leap in Wind deep dive workshop on June 6, 2016 at ADB headquarters in Manila, the Philippines.

“Grid Integration of Wind Power: Best Practices for Emerging Wind Markets” by Pramod Jain and Dr Priyantha Wijayatunga has been published under the ADB Sustainable Development Wor

Wind Energy
Engineering

Wind Energy Engineering, Second Edition

Author: Pramod Jain, President, Innovative Wind Energy, Inc.

Publisher: McGraw-Hill, New York, April 2016

Links to book: 

Publisher:   http://www.mhprofessional.com/product.php?isbn=0071843841

Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0071843841/

Chinese translation:  http://product.dangdang.com/product.aspx?product_id=22904986

Recent Projects

Development of West Timor Wind Power

Asian Development Bank

August 2015 - February 2016
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Sustainable Energy Program for Guyana/Wind measurement and resource assessment

Government of Guyana, Inter-American Development Bank

October 2015 - February 2016
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Sustainable Energy for Remote Indonesian Grids (SERIG)

Winrock International, US Dept. of Energy, NREL

February 2015 - June 2015
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Sustainable Infrastructure Assistance Program for Indonesia

Asian Development Bank (ADB)

October 2014 - June 2015
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Services

IWE has in-depth expertise in creating detailed and accurate financial models for wind projects. IWE is meticulous about all aspects of the financial model, with an emphasis on modeling uncertainties.

Forte of IWE is Bankable Wind Resource Assessment.  IWE uses the best science in the wind industry to create bankable wind assessment.

Uncertainty in wind measurement is one of the largest sources of uncertainty in a bankable resource assessment.

Wind developers rely on IWE Prospecting Services to significantly lower the risk of wind projects even before met-towers have been installed.

Pramod Jain's picture

Founder and president, Innovative Wind Energy, Inc.

Pramod is a recognized expert in the field of wind resource assessment and has an in depth knowledge of all aspects of wind energy projects. He has written a book on Wind Energy Engineering, with...

Ritika Oswal's picture

Power Systems Engineer

Ritika is a power system engineer at IWE.  She performs power flow studies, short-circuit analysis, dynamic stability analysis and other related power system studies.  For renewable energy...

Tim Printy's picture

Consultant, Innovative Wind Energy, Inc.

Tim possesses expertise in the area of wind turbine foundation design, installation, inspection, damage survey, diagnosis, restoration and site management. He was the overall project manager for...

Consultant, Innovative Wind Energy, Inc.

Mr. Romero-Paredes is one of Mexico’s leading renewable energy specialists, with over three decades of experience in the fields of solar and wind energy. He has imparted over 200 courses during the...
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Consultant, Innovative Wind Energy, Inc.

Pete is responsible for contracting and construction planning services. Pete specializes in the erection of temporary and permanent tall structures, and construction of foundations for turbines. He...

Consultant, Innovative Wind Energy, Inc.

Craig is responsible for permitting, land lease agreements, utility interconnections, and provides met-tower installation services. At present, Craig is developing a 100MW wind farm in Nebraska. He...

Blog Posts

In Kauai island of Hawaii, AES is installing 28 MW of solar PV with 20 MW/100 MWh of battery for $0.11/kWh.  In 2015, 13 MW solar PV with 52 MWh battery from SolarCity was signed for $0.145/kWh.

GE has published a good website with all the resources related to enhancing asset performance.

US Energy Information Administration (US-EIA) reported that for the first time in about 40 years, transportation sector emitted more CO2 than the power sector.

We have always wondered if RE plants can provide frequency and voltage support to the grid,  First Solar is making the case:

Yesterday, the Block Island wind farm off the coast of Rhode Island was commissioned and started powering homes in the island.

Gone are the days when turbine manufacturers were reticent to offer more than 3 to 5 years of bumper-to-bumper service contracts. Now we are seeing 15-year full service contracts.