J&K's first wind power plant

12 Jan 2017

The work on Jammu and Kashmir's first wind power project, to be built in Reasi district at an estimated cost of Rs 46 crore, will begin in 2017-18 fiscal, Finance Minister Haseeb Drabu has said. "National Institute of Wind Energy (NIWE), an autonomous institute under the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), has identified a windy site at Bidda village in Reasi which has a potential to generate 25MW power. (PTI)