October 6, 2016 - October 7, 2016 | Goa

The India Wind Energy Forum (www.iwef.in), which is India’s largest wind-industry event showcasing the world’s finest technology brought together leaders across the globe. This year, it was held at Vivanta by Taj at Panaji, Goa. The forum focused on tackling urgent issues, sparking innovation and enabling collective action on policy, finance and technology. More than 250 delegates attended the forum.

The focus was on the Indian government’s perspective on tapping potential opportunities in India’s wind sector, besides the new policies under development and implementation of international best practices.

Other discussions covered the latest trends in wind-turbine technology and finance for wind-energy growth in India, reducing the cost of technology, designing for Indian conditions, localization of turbine manufacturing, management of production costs, improvement of ROIs, investments, financial challenges and M&A. UL used the platform to engage in conversations revolving around the latest developments in the wind industry.

Respected as a benchmark of excellence, IWEF Excellence Awards is the most prestigious recognition an organization in the Indian wind-energy sector can receive. UL was recognized as and won the category Wind Turbine Testing & Certification Company of the Year 2016.