User: subbu Topic: Energy
Category: Biomass
Last updated: Apr 26 2017 03:52 IST RSS 2.0
 
1 to 20 of 4,577    
Keen to collaborate on climate issues: Swedish minister 26.4.2017 Hindu: News
Eva Svedling discusses sustainibility solutions with Chief Minister and Environment Minister
Also found in: [+]
India aims to cut oil products imports as it spurs alternatives 24.4.2017 Hindu: Industry
India is aiming to cut its oil products imports to zero as it turns to alternative fuels such as methanol in its transport sector, a government official said at an investor briefing on Monday.“We are ...
Also found in: [+]
Govt aims to cut petroleum imports to zero, boost alternative fuel 24.4.2017 Latest News
India is planning to start 15 factories to produce second generation ethanol from biomass, bamboo
Also found in: [+]
Government aims to cut petroleum imports as it boosts alternative fuel use 24.4.2017 Sify Finance
Also found in: [+]
Tata Cleantech Capital eyes Rs 5,500 cr asset book by FY19 23.4.2017 ET: Power
TCCL, a joint venture between Tata Capital and International Finance Corporation, currently has an asset/loan book size of Rs 2,400 crore.
Also found in: [+]
Britain goes 24 hours without using any coal-generated power 23.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
National Grid confirmed that Britain had gone a full 24-hour cycle without using coal to produce any of the country's electricity, media reports said.
Also found in: [+]
First coal-free day in UK since Industrial Revolution 22.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The UK went a full day without using coal to generate electricity for the first time since the Industrial Revolution, according to the National Grid.
Also found in: [+]
UN uses real-time satellite data to track water productivity 21.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
A new tool offered by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the UN uses real-time satellite data to track water productivity in agriculture, UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric said on Thursday.
Also found in: [+]
In 10 years, half of India's energy capacity will be from non-fossil fuel sources 19.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Non-fossil fuels -- renewables, nuclear and large hydroelectric power plants -- will account for more than half (56.5 per cent) of India's installed power capacity by 2027, according to a draft of the third National Electricity Plan (NEP3).
Also found in: [+]
Gear up now for pollution-free winter in Delhi, say experts 12.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Highlighting the absence of policy-level interventions to stop farmers from burning crop residue, air pollution experts on Wednesday said the union and state governments need to gear up now for a pollution-free national capital in winter.
Also found in: [+]
Energy efficiency 2.0 11.4.2017 HBL: Home
India saved 10 GW of capacity thanks to power-saving measures, says M Ramesh
Also found in: [+]
Renewable capacity addition catches up with thermal power in India: Bridge to India 10.4.2017 ET: Power
According to data published by the government, India added 5,526 MW of new solar capacity (up 83% over FY 2015-16) and 5,400 MW of new wind capacity (up 63%) in the year.
Also found in: [+]
IREDA finances Rs 10,000 crore green projects during 2016-17 10.4.2017 ET: Economy/Finance
IREDA doubled its support for solar projects to Rs 4785.87cr in 2016-17 from Rs 2684.68cr in '15-'16, but its financing of wind projects fell to Rs 2511.69cr from Rs 2735.51cr.
Also found in: [+]
Power from the people 8.4.2017 Hindu: Home
A 40-household village in Germany is a showcase for self-sufficiency in electricity generation
Also found in: [+]
World sees record investments in renewables, says report 7.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
With the cost of clean technology continues to fall, the world added record levels of renewable energy capacity in 2016, at an investment level 23 per cent lower than the previous year, says an international research.
Also found in: [+]
India, Bangladesh hold 97% renewable energy market: Report 5.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Five countries, including India and Bangladesh, lead the world in solar home lighting systems and the two south Asian nations together account for 97 per cent of the renewable energy market in the region, says an international body report.
Also found in: [+]
Renewable India ~ Green Revolution 2.0 31.3.2017 Hindu: Home
More and more people are actively engaged in the dialogue pertaining to the usage of renewable energy. Here’s our exclusive poster that takes a broad look at the types of renewable energy, their advantages, how India uses it and how you can be actively involved. What are you waiting for then? Its time to “Clean Up. Green Up!”
Also found in: [+]
Scientists develop innovative toilets 26.3.2017 Deccan Herald - National
Two groups of Indian scientists, along with their collaborators from the US and Europe, have come out with two low-cost, low-water intensive toilets. The toilets received positive feedback during the demonstration of the projects. With support from the department of biotechnology, the researchers now plan to popularise these toilets among sections of the population with poor access to sanitation. Created by the Kerala-based company Eram Scientific, along with the University of South Florida, the first of the two toilets reuses the waste water and treats the sludge to create bio-gas to generate energy. It is powered by solar panels placed atop the toilets. The firm installed these toilets in two schools where more than 1,500 students are using it daily. The second toilet was made by scientists at the Birla Institute of Technology, Pilani (Goa campus) and Ghent University, Belgium. It uses electrochemical technology to remove toxic content from the waste water for reuse. They created one such toilet inside ...
Also found in: [+]
Civic body on a bigger mission to make Kochi greener 26.3.2017 Hindu: Cities
One lakh saplings to be planted under ‘Green Cover for Kochi’ programme
Also found in: [+]
A man ahead of his times 24.3.2017 Hindu: Home
Meet D. Suresh, a Kilpauk resident who relentlessly pursues the goal of self-sustained living
Also found in: [+]
1 to 20 of 4,577