EAI's Sustainability Showcase
EAI‚Äôs Sustainability Showcase turns the spotlight on innovative products and solutions from around the world that have the potential to transform the way we live, learn, work, and play into environmentally sustainable activities. Whether you are seeking inventions that can help you go green today or inspiration for your next sustainable project our showcase will provide you with plenty of information to work with.
10 wards in Bengaluru get responsible e-waste management systems
E-waste is one of the fastest growing waste streams and India is the 5th largest generator of e-waste. Bengaluru is the third large..
School students plan to save Mangalore from e-waste
In India 73% of the population own cellphones. While manufacturers claim that the 'planned obsolescence' of phones is about two years, consumer..
Aligarh students extract bio-diesel from used mustard oil
A group of engineering students from Aligarh Muslim University have succeeded in extracting bio-diesel from refined and used mustard oil, ..
The startup providing solar lighting to India's poorest communities
Largely unchanged for centuries, village life in India is slowly modernising. Motorbikes and vans now appear beside bicycles and..
Apple to recycle all products for free
Apple is offering free recycling of all its used products and vowing to power all of its stores, offices and data centres with renewable energy to reduce the..
Government, IIT-Bombay launch solar project to reduce kerosene subsidy
The government has joined hands with IIT Bombay to implement cost-effective solar powered lighting solutions for rural popula..
UKís CDC Group plans renewable energy platform for India,South Asian countries
CDC Group Plc, the UK government?s development finance institution, is planning to set up its own renewable energy pl..
All Kochi school to have biogas plants soon
All Kochi schools will begin a new chapter in decentralised waste management during the next academic year by installing biogas units on the campuses. ..
Students design robots to aid agriculture at IIT-Bombay
Robots that can sow seeds in a farm, robots that can remove weeds, robots used for fertilizing crops and robots that can even pluck fruits f..
How M-KOPA unlocked pay-as-you-go solar in rural Kenya
Entrepreneur Jesse Moore holds a Coke bottle full of dirty-looking transparent liquid up in front of a crowded room of several hundred people..
"Bin it Bengaluru" campaign receives huge support from corporates
TE Connectivity, a world leader in connectivity and Samarthanam Trust for disabled, on February 25 celebrated the success of the "..
PM inaugrates Environment Ministryís new green building
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh inaugurated Environment Ministry?s new office - a green building which has adopted several measures to save en..
India recycles 90% of its PET waste, outperforms Japan, Europe and US: Study
Of the 900 kilotonnes of PET made in India annually, 65% is recycled at registered facilities, 15% in the unorganized s..
Windmills and solar panels on shoes
Shoes are something that eventually get discarded without a second thought. But it might not be so for students who took part in a competition in Army Public Sc..
Christian Dental Colleg hosts CDE on Biomedical and dental waste management in India
A continuing dental education programme (CDE) on Biomedical and dental waste management in India was hosted by ..
Mescom to provide solar energy to remote villages
Under the Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojana (RGGVY), the Mangalore Electricity Supply Company (Mescom) will provide electricity by harnessi..
Rourkela Steel Plant bags CII-ITC Sustainability Award 2013
Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) has received the CII-ITC Sustainability Award 2013 for its significant contribution towards sustainable and i..
MNRE to promote solar system installation in all government buildings
The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) is promoting installation of solar systems in all buildings, depending on the ..
500 MW Tamil Nadu tender receives lowest bid at Rs 4.40/kWh
The Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (Tangedco) has received the lowest price bid of Rs 4.40 per kilowatt hour for its..
TERI launches a rating system to assess green practices of schools
The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) has launched a rating system to assess the green practices of schools across the countr..
Kolkata's college develops solar power generation system on waterbodies
Solar power can now be generated from still water found in ponds, lakes and waterbodies. A system of generating electricity ..
Women in rural Indian village train as solar engineers
A UK charity has given three women from remote villages in Bihar, North-East India, a life-changing opportunity to introduce reliable solar-p..
IDBI Bank donates solar street lights to Pokhra village
M.S. Raghavan, CMD of IDBI Bank, donated solar street lights to the local populace of Pokhra Village, Barabankhi, UP as a Corporate Social R..
Govt to release Rs 13,000cr for Green India Mission
The Union cabinet will soon sanction 13,000 crore for the initial phase of the 10-year Green India Mission to increase forest cover and quality ..
Hartek Group bags smart grid order from Punjab power corporation
City-based Hartek Group has bagged a smart grid order from Punjab State Power Corporation Ltd (PSPCL) for the supply installation a..
St Sebastianís Higher Secondary School, Ernakulam, to tap solar power
Aiming to slash power bills, the St Sebastian?s Higher Secondary School, Anicadu, near Muvattupuzha, is all set to go solar ..
Acharya Nagarjuna University in Guntur bets big on solar power
Acharya Nagarjuna University is betting big on solar power. Conventional lighting has now made for solar lights powering the sprawlin..
Wockhardt Foundation installs bio-toilets in Bharat Nagar, Mumbai
Wockhardt Foundation recently installed bio-toilets in Bharat Nagar in Bandra Kurla Complex. It is a complete waste management sol..
Amul Dairy adopts green technology for its chocolate plant
Amul chocolates will be manufactured with green technology. The Kaira District Co-operative Milk Producers Union Limited (KDCMPUL) popula..
Govt mulls setting up solar, wind power project in Gujarat
The Centre is looking at setting up a solar and wind power project in Gujarat at the land available with state-owned Hindustan Salts. "H..
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- 10 wards in Bengaluru get responsible e-waste management systems
- UKís CDC Group plans renewable energy platform for India,South Asian countries
- India recycles 90% of its PET waste, outperforms Japan, Europe and US: Study
- 500 MW Tamil Nadu tender receives lowest bid at Rs 4.40/kWh
- Hartek Group bags smart grid order from Punjab power corporation
- Aligarh students extract bio-diesel from used mustard oil
- Students design robots to aid agriculture at IIT-Bombay
- Christian Dental Colleg hosts CDE on Biomedical and dental waste management in India
- Kolkata's college develops solar power generation system on waterbodies
- Acharya Nagarjuna University in Guntur bets big on solar power
- Government, IIT-Bombay launch solar project to reduce kerosene subsidy
- PM inaugrates Environment Ministryís new green building
- MNRE to promote solar system installation in all government buildings
- Govt to release Rs 13,000cr for Green India Mission
- Govt mulls setting up solar, wind power project in Gujarat