Is Ministry organizing some training courses on wind ?
C-WET, an autonomous institution of Ministry has successfully organized seven international and ten national training courses which includes one special training course for officials from MNRE, KREDA & LREDA and a special international training course for AOI engineers from Egypt. The unit has so far trained about 700 national and 100 international participants from 35 countries.
The programs cover all aspects of wind energy generation from technology, installation, foundations, operations and maintenance, financing, wind resource assessments, clean development mechanism etc. The course materials of these programs are well sought after by all stake holders who intend to contribute to the wind energy sector. For activities such as risk assessment, in more employment and feasibility studies, talent with a background in finance and economics is necessary. C-WET includes topics of importance to such people in its training programmes. In general the national training programmes are intensive 2 to 3 days programme with most of the faculty drawn from C-WET and a few experts from Industry and Academia. The duration of international courses are usually 2 to 3 weeks involving factory visits, wind farm visits, hands on tutorials and field demonstrations.
C-WET usually conduct two national and two international training courses every year. Notification about the training programmes can be seen at www.cwet.tn.nic.in / cwet.res.in