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Low-maintenance water filtration to help remote communities in India

A new low-maintenance water filtration system has been developed at the University of British Columbia and aimed at remote communities in Canada and India with scarce access to potable water. The breakthrough technology, which combines beneficial microbes and gravity, was developed by Professor Pierre… read more →

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In energy starved Indian villages, solar mini-grids light the way

A dusty plastic sheet covers a large diesel generator in a corner of a petrol station in Atrauli, a village in Uttar Pradesh, a modest but telling sign of progress. The gas station used to shut at 7pm every day because the lights would often go off, and there was no way to know when they would come… read more →

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Solar street lights launched in Jalukie town

Solar street lighting system in Jalukie town was launched on March 25 by the with Parliamentary Secretary of New and Renewable Energy and Fire & Emergency Services, Toyang Changkong Chang as the chief guest. Stating that global warming has changed our life style drastically, the chief guest exhorted… read more →

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Assam's Majuli all set to become India's first carbon neutral district: Sonowal

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal launched initiatives to develop Majuli, world biggest river island, as India"s first carbon neutral district and as a biodiversity heritage. Launching 'Forests are Lives' campaign to celebrate the importance of Assam's rich forest and biodiversity, the Chief Minister… read more →

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This small village could spoil Modi's plan to power India in 2 years

Like generations before him, the only light Jurdar Thingya has at night in his one-room mud hut in India’s Maharashtra state comes from a small wood fire on the floor. A broken solar panel is all that the 35-year-old farmer has to remind him of the government’s promise to bring electricity to all… read more →

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UN pushes 'smart crops' as rice alternative to tackle hunger in Asia

Asia needs to make extra efforts to defeat hunger after progress has slowed in the last five years, including promoting so-called “smart crops” as an alternative to rice, the head of the UN food agency in the region said. Kundhavi Kadiresan, representative of the Food and Agriculture Organisation… read more →

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