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TERI, US firm to set up center of excellence for green buildings 2.10.2014 ET: Power
The MoU between TERI and United Technologies Corporation (UTC) would help India move in the direction of efficient use of energy resources.
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TERI and UTC's Center of Excellence to focus on energy efficient buildings in ... - The American Bazaar 2.10.2014 google news
TERI and UTC's Center of Excellence to focus on energy efficient buildings in ... The American Bazaar WASHINGTON, DC: The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and United Technologies Corp (UTC) have announced the formation of the United Technologies -TERI Center of Excellence on Energy Efficient Buildings in India. The newly-created Center ...
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#dnaEdit: Focus on efficiency 29.9.2014 DNA: Recent Columns
The government’s decision to launch three energy efficiency initiatives for multi-storey residential buildings, hospital buildings and diesel generator sets is an attempt to tap into the huge potential for energy efficient design that exists in India. By 2009-10, the annual savings on electricity generation had reached 2,868 MW and conservative estimates pegged the energy efficiency industry at Rs74,000 crore. Ever since the Energy Conservation Act came into effect in 2002, energy efficiency measures have revolved around a standards and labelling programme for consumers, phasing out inefficient agricultural pumpsets, mandating municipal bodies to shift to energy efficient practices, and incentivising builders to follow the Energy Conservation Building Code (ECBC).  By 2009-10, the National Productivity Council(NPC) verified the electrical energy saving from the five-star rating programme for air-conditioners, refrigerators, tube lights and transformers and the technological shift to LED screens and ...
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Australia, Israel to be partner countries at India Water Week 27.9.2014 TOI: India
Australia and Israel will be the main partner countries for the third edition of 'India Water Week' during January 13-17 next ...
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Solar-Powered Plane to Circle the Globe 26.9.2014 RenewableEnergyAccess
Two Swiss pilots plan to fly a solar-powered plane around the earth, pushing human endurance as well as the boundaries of a technology that the aviators say isn’t anywhere near reaching its full potential for industry.
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ONGC takes initiative to conserve Taj Mahal 25.9.2014 Sify Finance
Energy exploration major Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) Thursday entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) and Tourism Ministry for conservation of Taj Mahal, under the clean India campaign.
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A Landmark Plan for Renewable Energy Development in the California Desert 24.9.2014 RenewableEnergyAccess
Today, when the Department of Interior and the California Department of Natural Resources released a draft of the long-awaited Desert Renewable Energy Conservation Plan (DRECP), the agencies set the stage for a first-of-its-kind project — in more ways than one. Not only does the DRECP have the potential to serve as a blueprint for conservation and clean energy development in the California desert, it could become a model for how federal, state, and local agencies can work together … and how those collaborations are better overall for everyone involved.
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Switzerland to help India cut down greenhouse emissions - Economic Times 24.9.2014 google news
Switzerland to help India cut down greenhouse emissions Economic Times "Switzerland therefore considers India's construction environment as a priority sector, aiming to improve energy efficiency in the building sector (residential and public), strengthen capacities of the urban governments for integration of low carbon ...
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Switzerland to help India cut down greenhouse emissions 24.9.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Switzerland to help India cut down greenhouse emissions
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US, California release roadmap for solar projects 24.9.2014 Sify Finance
Interior Secretary Sally Jewell on Tuesday unveiled a proposed roadmap for developing massive solar and wind projects in California's Mojave Desert while trying to minimize damage to desert
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India, Switzerland join hands to reduce energy consumption 23.9.2014 India News, Latest News in India, Live News India, India Breaking News - Times of India
As India strives for a low carbon inclusive growth — even as it facilitates speedy clearances for infrastructure projects — the government is looking at Switzerland to cut down its construction induced Greenhouse gas (GHG) ...
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New Energy Efficiency Assessments from LRQA help to reduce energy costs - DigitalJournal.com 22.9.2014 google news
New Energy Efficiency Assessments from LRQA help to reduce energy costs DigitalJournal.com LR Management Systems (LRQA) in India has recently completed its first phase of a newly launched product, Energy Efficiency Assessments (EEA). Assessments have been carried out at three manufacturing facilities located in South India; two of which ...
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Interactive Session On "ESCO Financing For High Energy Efficient Motor Driven ... - EFY Times (press release) 20.9.2014 google news
Interactive Session On "ESCO Financing For High Energy Efficient Motor Driven ... EFY Times (press release) Mr Anil Naik in his special address has also spoken about the Indian Standards, which was first introduced as an exclusive standard for energy efficiency motors in 1989 (IS 12615). Later, the same standard was revised in 2004 with a proactive approach ...
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Archaeological Survey of India chooses Red Fort as model for power efficiency - Economic Times 20.9.2014 google news
Archaeological Survey of India chooses Red Fort as model for power efficiency Economic Times NEW DELHI: Red Fort has become the Archaeological Survey of India's (ASI) model project for energy efficiency. The world heritage site's annual electricity bill of Rs 3-4 crore is set to reduce by approximately 70 per cent as a Gujarat-based company ...
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Save green deal by offering financial incentives to households, MPs say 15.9.2014 Guardian: Environment

Report advocates council tax discounts and stamp duty rebates to revive flagship energy efficiency scheme

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Chhattisgarh to give 10,000 solar lamps for Jammu and Kashmir flood victims 12.9.2014 DNA: Mumbai
Chhattisgarh government will send 10,000 solar lamps, electric transformers and other equipments to help flood-affected people of Jammu and Kashmir. "Today in the meeting of Chhattisgarh State Renewal Energy Development Agency, State government has decided to send 10,000 solar lamps for flood relief operations in J-K," Chief Minister Raman Singh said. CREDA has been constituted under the Department of Energy, Chhattisgarh to implement various schemes pertaining to renewable energy sources and energy conservation activities. The government has also decided to send electric transformers and other electrical equipments, he said in his tweets. "I urge all to come forward for helping flood affected in J-K," Singh said. The chief minister has also decided to send rice worth Rs five crore for the flood affected people from the state, known for high production of the crop. He has also given Rs five crore towards Chief Minister Relief Fund to help the calamity-hit people. Singh also announced to donate his ...
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Building Smart Cities in India - The Epoch Times 11.9.2014 google news
Building Smart Cities in India The Epoch Times An increase in the demand for energy has driven policymakers to stress on the Energy Conservation Building Code for commercial buildings in India. The importance of this is going to go up as the government rolls out its plan for smart cities. What does ...
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Birthday gift for PM Modi: Twin MoUs with China 9.9.2014 TOI: Home
Even as chief minister Anandiben Patel prepares to present a birthday gift of a 10 on 10 win in state bypolls to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 16, two MoUs between Gujarat and China will be inked on Modi's 64th birthday on September 17 in the presence of visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping.
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Government Committed to Ensure Affordable 24x7 Power for all 7.9.2014 Govt of india: PIB
1. Coal-based electricity generation from June to August 2014 grew by a record 21% compared to corresponding period last year.
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AMRI Hospitals' unit receives 3-star rating award - pharmabiz.com 5.9.2014 google news
AMRI Hospitals' unit receives 3-star rating award pharmabiz.com has been awarded a '3-star' ratings under the 100-day Action Plan of the Ministry of Power, Govt of India, for excelling in energy conservation between August 2013 and July 2014. The award was given by Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Minister of State ...
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