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Category: Non-Conventional :: Biomass
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Liquid catalyst `turns emissions into fuel` 7.10.2011 Zee News : Science and Technology
Scientists claim to have succeeded in overcoming a major obstacle to a promising technology that simultaneously reduces atmospheric carbon dioxide and produces fuel.
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Artificial photosynthesis breakthrough makes CO2-turned fuel a reality 7.10.2011 New Kerala: Travel News
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European biofuels target condemned by leading US scientists 7.10.2011 Guardian: Environment
Union of Concerned Scientists warns that the EU view that biofuels are carbon neutral is 'not supported by the science' Over 100 top scientists and economists have written to the European commission calling for indirect land use change (ILUC) to be accounted for in EU biofuels policy making. The letter , seen by EurActiv, argues that assigning biofuels a zero or "carbon neutral" emissions value – as the EU has done – "is clearly not supported by the [best available] science". Because of "flawed" accounting conventions, "the European Union's target for renewable energy in transport may fail to deliver genuine carbon savings in the real world," the scientists argue. "It could end up as merely an exercise on paper that promotes widespread deforestation and higher food prices." The letter's signatories include: Daniel Kammen, the World Bank's chief technical specialist for renewable energy; Kenneth Arrow, a Nobel Memorial Prize winner and Professor Emeritus at Stanford ...
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TERI opens its European head office in Utrecht, Netherlands 6.10.2011 New Kerala: Sports India
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How Godrej plans to be good and green 3.10.2011 Rediff: Business
The Godrej Group is walking the talk on 'Good and Green', its brand campaign.
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Can renewable energy help solve India's power woes? 3.10.2011 Rediff: Business
India must look at renewable power as a commercially viable solution rather than just a green and exotic option.
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Jalandhar village opposes waste-to-energy plant 1.10.2011 Down to Earth

Project developer, Jindal Urban Infrastructure Limited, could not answer queries satisfactorily at public hearing

Residents of Jamsher village in Punjab's Jalandhar district are up in arms against a proposed waste-to-energy plant in their village. At the public hearing on the proposed municipal solid waste management project held on Friday, the residents appeared well-informed and raised pertinent questions. But the district authorities as well as the company consultants were unable to answer the queries. When contacted, the company spokesperson refused to comment.
 

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Waste disposal plants to use pyrolysis technique 30.9.2011 New Kerala: West Bengal
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Do aerosols have an impact on Indian monsoon? 30.9.2011 Hindu: S & T
Precipitation has dropped owing to human-influenced aerosols: study
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Clean energy vital for reducing poverty: UN 29.9.2011 New Kerala: India News
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Ourview | Harnessing wind power 29.9.2011 Mint: Our View
The future outlook is quite promising: the tariff offers are proving to be competitive vis-a-vis conventional fuels, owing to rising global fuel prices
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Air pollution fueling respiratory diseases in cities: WHO 28.9.2011 New Kerala: India News
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Two million die of air pollution each year: WHO 27.9.2011 Zee News : Science and Technology
Two million people worldwide die from air pollution each year, the Geneva based World Health Organization (WHO) has said.
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Biomass power plants face cash crunch 27.9.2011 TOI: All Headlines
Biomass power plants face cash crunch
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Two million die of air pollution each year: WHO 27.9.2011 Deccan Herald: International
Two million people worldwide die from air pollution each year, the Geneva based World Health Organization (WHO) has said.
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Artificial photosynthesis to harvest energy 24.9.2011 Zee News : Science and Technology
Scientists are trying to learn lessons from one of nature’s finest miracles, photosynthesis, to harvest energy from the Sun.
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Artificial photosynthesis to provide inexhaustible energy within 20 years? 24.9.2011 DNA: Evolutions
Scientists are trying to learn lessons from one of nature’s finest miracles, photosynthesis, to harvest energy from the Sun.
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Maldives set to harnesses the Sun in a big way 24.9.2011 Hindu: International
Solar power will produce most of the electricity in The Maldives by 2020. The Maldives ‘renewable energy investment framework’, which has been announced by the Ministry of Economic Develo...
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Dr. Farooq Abdullah Calls upon International Investors to Invest in the Indian Renewable Energy Sector 21.9.2011 Govt of india: PIB
Dr. Farooq Abdullah Calls upon International Investors to Invest in the Indian Renewable Energy Sector
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PMC plans to generate power from biogas at sewage treatment plant 21.9.2011 Mid-Day: Pune
PMC plans to generate power from biogas at sewage treatment plant
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