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You are so incredibly fascinating

December 26, 2023

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You are so incredibly fascinating If someone had said that a book on neuroscience would turn out to be an unputdownable page turner for me,...You are so incredibly fascinating If someone had said that a book on neuroscience would turn out to be an unputdownable page turner for me,...
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You ain’t seen nothing yet – Nithish Sairam of Illumine-i

January 4, 2024

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You ain't seen nothing yet - Nithish Sairam of Illumine-i Listen to Nithish Sairam of Illumine-i tell you the story of his energy engineering &...You ain't seen nothing yet - Nithish Sairam of Illumine-i Listen to Nithish Sairam of Illumine-i tell you the story of his energy engineering &...
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WWF, Arunachal Tribals (Monpa) Join Hands to Preserve Ecology

November 24, 2009

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In Arunachal Pradesh, local community members have joined hands with WWF-India to usher in changes that would ensure sustainability for both nature and human beings.Remarkably,...In Arunachal Pradesh, local community members have joined hands with WWF-India to usher in changes that would ensure sustainability for both nature and human beings.Remarkably,...
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World’s First Solar Power Plant Evaluation Tool for the Common Man Has Been Launched

March 17, 2016

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  Government of India has a vision to increase the country’s solar power capacity to 100 GW from the current 5 GW by 2022, a...  Government of India has a vision to increase the country’s solar power capacity to 100 GW from the current 5 GW by 2022, a...
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World Renewable Energy Technology Congress & Expo – Le Meredian, New Delhi, April 2012

January 31, 2012

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World Renewable Energy Technology Congress & Expo 25 Apr 2012 | Wednesday to 27 Apr 2012 Hotel Le Meredien  New Delhi Energy Technology Congress &...World Renewable Energy Technology Congress & Expo 25 Apr 2012 | Wednesday to 27 Apr 2012 Hotel Le Meredien  New Delhi Energy Technology Congress &...
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World Bank Consultation on Challenges and Drivers to Investments in Indian Solar and Wind Sector

September 4, 2010

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Last week, I was invited by the World Bank for consultations on the challenges and drivers to investments in Indian renewable sector, especially solar and...Last week, I was invited by the World Bank for consultations on the challenges and drivers to investments in Indian renewable sector, especially solar and...
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World Bank $1 Billion Loan for Clean Ganga

December 6, 2009

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The World Bank has agreed to loan India $1 billion to help clean the Ganges river, sacred to hundred of millions of Hindus and also...The World Bank has agreed to loan India $1 billion to help clean the Ganges river, sacred to hundred of millions of Hindus and also...
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Workshop @ Hosur, Feb 23 – Celebrating Climate Change Action in Manufacturing Industry

February 19, 2016

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Footprints – Fourth Edition Workshop  on Celebrating Climate Change Action in Manufacturing Industry Tuesday, 23rd February, 2016 at 10 AM Venue: Hotel Claresta, Bengaluru - Chennai NH7,...Footprints – Fourth Edition Workshop  on Celebrating Climate Change Action in Manufacturing Industry Tuesday, 23rd February, 2016 at 10 AM Venue: Hotel Claresta, Bengaluru - Chennai NH7,...
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Wooing Natural Gas Investments in India with Tax Breaks

July 13, 2009

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India will give an income-tax break on natural gas production after withdrawing it last year, seeking to attract overseas investment in the nation’s energy exploration...India will give an income-tax break on natural gas production after withdrawing it last year, seeking to attract overseas investment in the nation’s energy exploration...
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Wipro’s IT Pack to Improve Generation in Solar Power Plants

October 25, 2010

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A 40-member from Wipro has developed a software+hardware combination that can improve the performance of solar PV power plants by picking up critical data from...A 40-member from Wipro has developed a software+hardware combination that can improve the performance of solar PV power plants by picking up critical data from...
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Windmill Projects in Tamil Nadu to Generate 1000 MW Power

July 15, 2009

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The Tamil Nadu government has planned to set up windmills Theni, Coimbatore, Tirunelveli and Kanyakumari districts to generate 1,000 MW. The project would cost Rs...The Tamil Nadu government has planned to set up windmills Theni, Coimbatore, Tirunelveli and Kanyakumari districts to generate 1,000 MW. The project would cost Rs...
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Wind, Thermal Power Projects by Railway Department

July 15, 2009

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Electricity consumption by Indian railway is about 14 million units and it cost around Rs 6000 crore to the department. In order to reduce this...Electricity consumption by Indian railway is about 14 million units and it cost around Rs 6000 crore to the department. In order to reduce this...
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Wind, Solar, Biomass, Small Hydro Energy Sources in Rajasthan

November 23, 2009

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5400 MW from wind energy, 63 MW from small hydro, 10 MW from biomass power and 62 MW from waste to energy have been estimated...5400 MW from wind energy, 63 MW from small hydro, 10 MW from biomass power and 62 MW from waste to energy have been estimated...
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Wind, Solar to Cheaper than Coal Fired Power, Australian Report Shows

August 8, 2012

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Solar and wind might be going through tough times right now, but they seem to be having exceptional potential in the long term (at least...Solar and wind might be going through tough times right now, but they seem to be having exceptional potential in the long term (at least...
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Wind Turbine Extracts Water From The Air, Using Self Sustaining Wind Power

August 9, 2012

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Here is a cool idea that read about - a wind turbine that produces power and uses this power to condense water from the atmospheric...Here is a cool idea that read about - a wind turbine that produces power and uses this power to condense water from the atmospheric...
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Wind Turbine Components – Useful Web Resources

August 5, 2012

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Was doing a bit of research on wind turbine components. My interest was in both the main components and the sub-components. The primary components of...Was doing a bit of research on wind turbine components. My interest was in both the main components and the sub-components. The primary components of...
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Wind Power with Nepal-India JV

April 4, 2009

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An Indian company and a Nepali firm have recently formed a joint venture company -- USP Wind and Power System-- in Kathmandu to tap wind...An Indian company and a Nepali firm have recently formed a joint venture company -- USP Wind and Power System-- in Kathmandu to tap wind...
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Wind Power India – If You Are in Wind, You Got to be at WPI

August 1, 2012

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EAI is glad to be providing marketing support to the prestigious Indian Wind Turbine Manufacturers Association in organizing India's most prestigious and definitive wind power...EAI is glad to be providing marketing support to the prestigious Indian Wind Turbine Manufacturers Association in organizing India's most prestigious and definitive wind power...
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Wind Power in Some Places Already Cheaper than Coal

August 21, 2012

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=========================================== Are you looking to get energy security for your company through reduction in the use of diesel, furnace oil, LPG and costly grid power?...=========================================== Are you looking to get energy security for your company through reduction in the use of diesel, furnace oil, LPG and costly grid power?...
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Wind Power in New York – Can It Take Off?

August 9, 2012

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The Big Apple is finally exploring wind power. New York is pursuing wind power by planning a few projects that take advantage of the city’s...The Big Apple is finally exploring wind power. New York is pursuing wind power by planning a few projects that take advantage of the city’s...
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Wind Power in India to Triple, to 33,000 MW by 2022

December 3, 2009

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India will triple is wind power generation capacity to 33,000 megawatt by 2022, New and Renewable Energy Minister Farooq Abdullah said.The wind power energy target...India will triple is wind power generation capacity to 33,000 megawatt by 2022, New and Renewable Energy Minister Farooq Abdullah said.The wind power energy target...
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Wind energy project @ Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu

January 20, 2009

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Name of Project “12.3 MW wind energy projects” at Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu by M/s Indowind Energy Ltd Location of the project (village / District /...Name of Project “12.3 MW wind energy projects” at Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu by M/s Indowind Energy Ltd Location of the project (village / District /...
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Wind Energy in India – Status and Future Prospects

October 24, 2009

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A recently released report. Wind energy, with an average growth rate of 30%, is the fastest growing source of renewable energy in the world. India...A recently released report. Wind energy, with an average growth rate of 30%, is the fastest growing source of renewable energy in the world. India...
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Wind Energy Generation In India To Be Doubled By 2022

November 29, 2009

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The Indian government is planning to double wind power- generation capacity to over 20,000 MW by 2022 or triple it from the present 10,500 MW...The Indian government is planning to double wind power- generation capacity to over 20,000 MW by 2022 or triple it from the present 10,500 MW...
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Wind Energy Could Provide Quarter of India’s Power by 2030

October 30, 2009

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Wind could also attract US$10 billion in investment every year and create 213,000 green collar jobs, says the industry.By 2005, India had developed into the...Wind could also attract US$10 billion in investment every year and create 213,000 green collar jobs, says the industry.By 2005, India had developed into the...
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Wind Energy Associations Lobby for Investor Friendly Policies in the Sector

August 8, 2012

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Wind energy associations in India have appealed for investor friendly policies to accelerate wind energy development in the country. Against the backdrop of the recent...Wind energy associations in India have appealed for investor friendly policies to accelerate wind energy development in the country. Against the backdrop of the recent...
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Will there be 1000 climate tech unicorns in future?

January 3, 2024

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Will there be 1000 climate tech unicorns in future? When Larry Fink of BlackRock said some months back that the next 1000 unicorns will not...Will there be 1000 climate tech unicorns in future? When Larry Fink of BlackRock said some months back that the next 1000 unicorns will not...
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Will the Ukraine invasion result in a bigger renewable push worldwide?

January 3, 2024

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Will the Ukraine invasion result in a bigger renewable push worldwide? As the Russia-Ukraine drama unfolds, here's an excellent analysis on CarbonBrief on what this...Will the Ukraine invasion result in a bigger renewable push worldwide? As the Russia-Ukraine drama unfolds, here's an excellent analysis on CarbonBrief on what this...
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Will soft skills become the most wanted worldwide?

January 5, 2024

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Will soft skills become the most wanted worldwide? 𝐖𝐢𝐥𝐥 𝐄𝐐 (𝐞𝐦𝐨𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐚𝐥 𝐪𝐮𝐨𝐭𝐢𝐞𝐧𝐭) 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐫𝐭 𝐠𝐞𝐭𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐦𝐨𝐫𝐞 𝐯𝐚𝐥𝐮𝐞 𝐭𝐡𝐚𝐧 𝐈𝐐 𝐚𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐤𝐩𝐥𝐚𝐜𝐞? Today is Sunday, a...Will soft skills become the most wanted worldwide? 𝐖𝐢𝐥𝐥 𝐄𝐐 (𝐞𝐦𝐨𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐚𝐥 𝐪𝐮𝐨𝐭𝐢𝐞𝐧𝐭) 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐫𝐭 𝐠𝐞𝐭𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐦𝐨𝐫𝐞 𝐯𝐚𝐥𝐮𝐞 𝐭𝐡𝐚𝐧 𝐈𝐐 𝐚𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐤𝐩𝐥𝐚𝐜𝐞? Today is Sunday, a...
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Will soft skills become the most wanted worldwide?

December 21, 2023

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Will soft skills become the most wanted worldwide? 𝐖𝐢𝐥𝐥 𝐄𝐐 (𝐞𝐦𝐨𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐚𝐥 𝐪𝐮𝐨𝐭𝐢𝐞𝐧𝐭) 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐫𝐭 𝐠𝐞𝐭𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐦𝐨𝐫𝐞 𝐯𝐚𝐥𝐮𝐞 𝐭𝐡𝐚𝐧 𝐈𝐐 𝐚𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐤𝐩𝐥𝐚𝐜𝐞? Today is Sunday, a...Will soft skills become the most wanted worldwide? 𝐖𝐢𝐥𝐥 𝐄𝐐 (𝐞𝐦𝐨𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐚𝐥 𝐪𝐮𝐨𝐭𝐢𝐞𝐧𝐭) 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐫𝐭 𝐠𝐞𝐭𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐦𝐨𝐫𝐞 𝐯𝐚𝐥𝐮𝐞 𝐭𝐡𝐚𝐧 𝐈𝐐 𝐚𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐤𝐩𝐥𝐚𝐜𝐞? Today is Sunday, a...
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Will Nuclear Energy Get an Acceleration Now?

May 23, 2009

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Singh is back, and so is nuclear energy. (I'm sure the Arevas and GEs of the world were praying that Congress wins). The Indian government...Singh is back, and so is nuclear energy. (I'm sure the Arevas and GEs of the world were praying that Congress wins). The Indian government...
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Will electric planes ever fly?

May 5, 2023

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Will electric planes ever fly? 𝘒𝘯𝘰𝘸 𝘮𝘰𝘳𝘦 𝘧𝘳𝘰𝘮 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘊𝘩𝘦𝘯𝘯𝘢𝘪 𝘌𝘝 𝘐𝘯𝘯𝘰𝘷𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯 𝘞𝘰𝘳𝘬𝘴𝘩𝘰𝘱, 𝘔𝘢𝘺 27, 𝘋𝘓𝘍 𝘊𝘺𝘣𝘦𝘳𝘤𝘪𝘵𝘺, 10 𝘢𝘮 - 2 𝘱𝘮 Satya Chakravarthy of...Will electric planes ever fly? 𝘒𝘯𝘰𝘸 𝘮𝘰𝘳𝘦 𝘧𝘳𝘰𝘮 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘊𝘩𝘦𝘯𝘯𝘢𝘪 𝘌𝘝 𝘐𝘯𝘯𝘰𝘷𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯 𝘞𝘰𝘳𝘬𝘴𝘩𝘰𝘱, 𝘔𝘢𝘺 27, 𝘋𝘓𝘍 𝘊𝘺𝘣𝘦𝘳𝘤𝘪𝘵𝘺, 10 𝘢𝘮 - 2 𝘱𝘮 Satya Chakravarthy of...
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Why Electric Cars are Ideal for our roads?

January 18, 2012

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While an often cited reason for electric cars not being popular on today’s roads is that they simply do not have the range that a...While an often cited reason for electric cars not being popular on today’s roads is that they simply do not have the range that a...
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Why do startups fail? What is your opinion – tell me

January 3, 2024

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While researching many successful Indian climate tech startups for our upcoming CLIMAFIX India Climate Startup Summit (Nov 25/26, 2022, Chennai, 200+ climate tech startups expected,...While researching many successful Indian climate tech startups for our upcoming CLIMAFIX India Climate Startup Summit (Nov 25/26, 2022, Chennai, 200+ climate tech startups expected,...
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Why Do Some People Hate Wind Power, Specifically Wind Turbines?

August 8, 2012

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I have always loved looking at those wind turbines and have felt they looked majestic and cool. But apparently, there are many around the world...I have always loved looking at those wind turbines and have felt they looked majestic and cool. But apparently, there are many around the world...
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Why current investment models are useless for effective climate investments

December 21, 2023

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Why current investment models are useless for effective climate investments 𝘕𝘢𝘵𝘶𝘳𝘦'𝘴 𝘥𝘺𝘯𝘢𝘮𝘪𝘤𝘴 𝘥𝘰𝘦𝘴𝘯'𝘵 𝘤𝘢𝘳𝘦 𝘢𝘣𝘰𝘶𝘵 𝘩𝘶𝘮𝘢𝘯 𝘦𝘤𝘰𝘯𝘰𝘮𝘪𝘤𝘴 Any investor worth his/her salt is expected to...Why current investment models are useless for effective climate investments 𝘕𝘢𝘵𝘶𝘳𝘦'𝘴 𝘥𝘺𝘯𝘢𝘮𝘪𝘤𝘴 𝘥𝘰𝘦𝘴𝘯'𝘵 𝘤𝘢𝘳𝘦 𝘢𝘣𝘰𝘶𝘵 𝘩𝘶𝘮𝘢𝘯 𝘦𝘤𝘰𝘯𝘰𝘮𝘪𝘤𝘴 Any investor worth his/her salt is expected to...
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When Jupiter Collided with Neptune

December 20, 2023

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When Jupiter Collided with Neptune 𝑰𝒎𝒂𝒈𝒊𝒏𝒆 from Clidemy Imagine from Clidemy is a thought series in which we try providing a peek into what the...When Jupiter Collided with Neptune 𝑰𝒎𝒂𝒈𝒊𝒏𝒆 from Clidemy Imagine from Clidemy is a thought series in which we try providing a peek into what the...
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What will make you bicycle?

January 5, 2024

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What will make you bicycle?- 𝐓𝐨𝐝𝐚𝐲'𝐬 𝐂𝐥𝐢𝐝𝐞𝐦𝐲 𝐂𝐥𝐢𝐦𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐏𝐨𝐥𝐥 What will make you use your bicycle - instead of car or motorbike - for your...What will make you bicycle?- 𝐓𝐨𝐝𝐚𝐲'𝐬 𝐂𝐥𝐢𝐝𝐞𝐦𝐲 𝐂𝐥𝐢𝐦𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐏𝐨𝐥𝐥 What will make you use your bicycle - instead of car or motorbike - for your...
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What are the Indian oil & gas companies doing for decarbonization?

May 3, 2023

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Isn’t asking Big Oil companies to decarbonize similar to asking cigarette companies to promote healthy living? Aren’t Big Oil & decarbonization opposites? Yes and No....Isn’t asking Big Oil companies to decarbonize similar to asking cigarette companies to promote healthy living? Aren’t Big Oil & decarbonization opposites? Yes and No....
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Westinghouse Electric Planning Huge Nuclear Investment in India

January 19, 2009

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U.S.-based nuclear equipment maker Westinghouse Electric Company is likely to invest tens of millions of dollars in India.Westinghouse, a Toshiba Group company, might look at...U.S.-based nuclear equipment maker Westinghouse Electric Company is likely to invest tens of millions of dollars in India.Westinghouse, a Toshiba Group company, might look at...
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West Bengal Looks for Renewable Energy – Solar, Waste to Energy

December 10, 2009

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West Bengal has started taking small but steady steps to promote the use of renewable energy.The state saw the inauguration of the country’s first commercial...West Bengal has started taking small but steady steps to promote the use of renewable energy.The state saw the inauguration of the country’s first commercial...
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West Bengal Electricity Board to invest Rs 750 crores to meet renewable energy quota

April 30, 2009

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In a bid to fulfill the renewable energy quota as fixed under the Electricity Act 2003, which mandates all states to source a certain portion...In a bid to fulfill the renewable energy quota as fixed under the Electricity Act 2003, which mandates all states to source a certain portion...
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Welcoming Illumine-i as the title sponsor for the CLIMAFIX Summit 2023, India’s largest climate startup summit

May 5, 2023

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𝐖𝐞𝐥𝐜𝐨𝐦𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐈𝐥𝐥𝐮𝐦𝐢𝐧𝐞-𝐢 𝐚𝐬 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐭𝐢𝐭𝐥𝐞 𝐬𝐩𝐨𝐧𝐬𝐨𝐫 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐂𝐋𝐈𝐌𝐀𝐅𝐈𝐗 𝐒𝐮𝐦𝐦𝐢𝐭 2023, 𝐈𝐧𝐝𝐢𝐚'𝐬 𝐥𝐚𝐫𝐠𝐞𝐬𝐭 𝐜𝐥𝐢𝐦𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐮𝐩 𝐬𝐮𝐦𝐦𝐢𝐭 Organized along with Energy Consortium - IIT Madras, Sep...𝐖𝐞𝐥𝐜𝐨𝐦𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐈𝐥𝐥𝐮𝐦𝐢𝐧𝐞-𝐢 𝐚𝐬 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐭𝐢𝐭𝐥𝐞 𝐬𝐩𝐨𝐧𝐬𝐨𝐫 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐂𝐋𝐈𝐌𝐀𝐅𝐈𝐗 𝐒𝐮𝐦𝐦𝐢𝐭 2023, 𝐈𝐧𝐝𝐢𝐚'𝐬 𝐥𝐚𝐫𝐠𝐞𝐬𝐭 𝐜𝐥𝐢𝐦𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐮𝐩 𝐬𝐮𝐦𝐦𝐢𝐭 Organized along with Energy Consortium - IIT Madras, Sep...
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Welcoming Akshayakalpa as a Platinum Sponsor for CLIMAFIX Summit 2023

May 5, 2023

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Welcoming Akshayakalpa as a Platinum Sponsor for CLIMAFIX Summit 2023 Organized by Energy Alternatives India along with Energy Consortium - IIT Madras , Sep 22...Welcoming Akshayakalpa as a Platinum Sponsor for CLIMAFIX Summit 2023 Organized by Energy Alternatives India along with Energy Consortium - IIT Madras , Sep 22...
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We plan to embark on a journey to change customer mindset on EVs – Tata Motors

March 4, 2020

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Tata Motors has every reason to think big on electric vehicles. In addition to the company being a leader as an Indian auto OEM, the...Tata Motors has every reason to think big on electric vehicles. In addition to the company being a leader as an Indian auto OEM, the...
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We are just a (very small) dot…

January 3, 2024

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We are just a (very small) dot… Didier Queloz - Nobel Prize winner, physics, 2019 - That's him in the picture below, pointing to...We are just a (very small) dot… Didier Queloz - Nobel Prize winner, physics, 2019 - That's him in the picture below, pointing to...
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Wave Energy Potential in India

May 12, 2009

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"In India the research and development activity for exploring wave energy started at the Ocean Engineering Centre, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras in 1982. Primary..."In India the research and development activity for exploring wave energy started at the Ocean Engineering Centre, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras in 1982. Primary...
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Water Demand in India Set to Double by 2030, Says Study

November 24, 2009

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India's water needs are set to double by 2030, which could dry up its river basins, according to new research released Tuesday that paints a...India's water needs are set to double by 2030, which could dry up its river basins, according to new research released Tuesday that paints a...
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Watch 25 Teams battle their way to Global Climate Impact!

December 22, 2023

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Watch 25 Teams battle their way to Global Climate Impact! - Carbon Zero Challenge @ IIT - Madras! South India's largest Renewable Energy Innovation Competition...Watch 25 Teams battle their way to Global Climate Impact! - Carbon Zero Challenge @ IIT - Madras! South India's largest Renewable Energy Innovation Competition...
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Waste-to-energy experts Discuss at JU, Kolkata

October 30, 2009

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Solid waste management schemes in Kolkata could soon hit a roadblock unless waste-to-energy conversion is made economically viable. Fuel value of the city's waste is...Solid waste management schemes in Kolkata could soon hit a roadblock unless waste-to-energy conversion is made economically viable. Fuel value of the city's waste is...
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Wartsila India: Flexible Power Plants, Ultra Mega Ones to Meet Electricity Demand

July 6, 2009

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14 Jun 2009Flexible power plants are said to have more advantages than setting up standard large scale power plants.The 10 flexible power plants of 200...14 Jun 2009Flexible power plants are said to have more advantages than setting up standard large scale power plants.The 10 flexible power plants of 200...
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Want to work on an exciting “startup concept” in Chennai?

August 3, 2015

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Looking for youngsters in Chennai (freshers are fine) to work on an interesting online concept we are trying out. Need people who are willing to...Looking for youngsters in Chennai (freshers are fine) to work on an interesting online concept we are trying out. Need people who are willing to...
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Want to explore various business opportunities on Fleet electrification?

December 26, 2023

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Want to explore various business opportunities on Fleet electrification? Learn the maximum from industry experts at Power2Drive - India, a premium E-mobility conference in Bangalore...Want to explore various business opportunities on Fleet electrification? Learn the maximum from industry experts at Power2Drive - India, a premium E-mobility conference in Bangalore...
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Walkathon in Bangalore to Promote Use of Solar Energy

December 2, 2009

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To highlight the importance of solar energy in a day-to-day life, a Non-governmental organization (NGO) based in Bangalore organized a walkathon on Saturday.The main purpose...To highlight the importance of solar energy in a day-to-day life, a Non-governmental organization (NGO) based in Bangalore organized a walkathon on Saturday.The main purpose...
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W2E 2019 – Chennai Edition

October 15, 2019

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  Conducted by: Energy Alternatives India (EAI), Chennai Kankyo Group of Companies, Chennai Samki Group of Companies, Hyderabad Background Chennai generates about 5500 MT of...  Conducted by: Energy Alternatives India (EAI), Chennai Kankyo Group of Companies, Chennai Samki Group of Companies, Hyderabad Background Chennai generates about 5500 MT of...
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W2 Energy, Alpha Renewable Partner for Indian Biomass to Liquid Plants

January 27, 2009

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Two U.S.-based companies will manufacture and sell biomass-to-energy plants in India. California-based Alpha Renewable Energy has partnered with Nevada-based W2 Energy.W2 Energy has licensed its...Two U.S.-based companies will manufacture and sell biomass-to-energy plants in India. California-based Alpha Renewable Energy has partnered with Nevada-based W2 Energy.W2 Energy has licensed its...
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VW prepares to take on Tesla in electric tug of war

March 4, 2020

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Volkswagen, until recently the world's second most valuable car company by market cap (it was overtaken by Tesla in Feb 2020) is really preparing to...Volkswagen, until recently the world's second most valuable car company by market cap (it was overtaken by Tesla in Feb 2020) is really preparing to...
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VRL Might Exit Wind Energy Business

November 13, 2009

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Logistics and transport major VRL Logistics Ltd (VRL) is looking at exiting its 42.5 MW wind power venture at Mundargi in Gadag district of Karnataka,...Logistics and transport major VRL Logistics Ltd (VRL) is looking at exiting its 42.5 MW wind power venture at Mundargi in Gadag district of Karnataka,...
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Vestas to Execute CLP’s 60 Wind Turbine Units in India

October 12, 2009

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Vestas recently received an order for 60 units of the V82-1.65 MW wind turbine for a wind power project located in Theni in the state...Vestas recently received an order for 60 units of the V82-1.65 MW wind turbine for a wind power project located in Theni in the state...
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Vestas Presents New Offshore Turbine and Wind Power Management System

August 8, 2012

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In January 2012, the annual World Future Energy Summit (WFES) gathered in Abu Dhabi for the fifth time key political, business, academic and industry players...In January 2012, the annual World Future Energy Summit (WFES) gathered in Abu Dhabi for the fifth time key political, business, academic and industry players...
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Venture Fund for Green Technologies in India

September 15, 2009

Climate Change, Decarbonization, Uncategorized
The Indian government is all set to launch a venture fund to encourage green technology research.The size of the fund and other specifics will be...The Indian government is all set to launch a venture fund to encourage green technology research.The size of the fund and other specifics will be...
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Venture capital firms the world over are run by some of the smartest people

January 3, 2024

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Venture capital firms the world over are run by some of the smartest people But yet, we find dramatic shifts in their sentiments, and startups...Venture capital firms the world over are run by some of the smartest people But yet, we find dramatic shifts in their sentiments, and startups...
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Vegetable Oil Prices to Rise 20% Due to India, China Demand

January 18, 2009

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Despite the weak global outlook, edible oilseeds and oils prices are likely to appreciate 20 per cent in 2009 on rising palm oil demand from...Despite the weak global outlook, edible oilseeds and oils prices are likely to appreciate 20 per cent in 2009 on rising palm oil demand from...
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Vedanta Group Investing in Indian Energy & Power Sector

July 28, 2009

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Vedanta Group plans to generate 11,000 MW by 2012, with about 4500 MW slated by 2010. It plans to invest about Rs 50,000 crores for...Vedanta Group plans to generate 11,000 MW by 2012, with about 4500 MW slated by 2010. It plans to invest about Rs 50,000 crores for...
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VCCSL, JK Paper Mills Pact for Carbon Trading Benefits Using Trees

July 13, 2009

Climate Change, Decarbonization, Uncategorized
Read this interesting piece on how Indian entrepreneurs are combining profit with social benefits.India is now home to a large share of carbon-offset projects. Yet...Read this interesting piece on how Indian entrepreneurs are combining profit with social benefits.India is now home to a large share of carbon-offset projects. Yet...
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Valuing climate tech startups

January 3, 2024

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It has been contended that humans have a tendency to over-value short term gains and severely underestimate long term potential. Climate tech firms have come...It has been contended that humans have a tendency to over-value short term gains and severely underestimate long term potential. Climate tech firms have come...
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Value of education

December 26, 2023

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Value of education With no maid and no aid, my mom asked me to slice out coconut white from the shell using a knife. What...Value of education With no maid and no aid, my mom asked me to slice out coconut white from the shell using a knife. What...
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Uttar Pradesh Has Large Energy Sector Investments

November 1, 2009

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Energy generation has emerged as the most sought-after investment destination in Uttar Pradesh, according to a senior state government official.Among those who have expressed specific...Energy generation has emerged as the most sought-after investment destination in Uttar Pradesh, according to a senior state government official.Among those who have expressed specific...
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Used Wind Turbines Buying and Selling Support

October 3, 2010

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Was browsing through the EAI Club when I came across the profile of an interesting company E-Windz . This company provides "Total solutions for buying...Was browsing through the EAI Club when I came across the profile of an interesting company E-Windz . This company provides "Total solutions for buying...
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Use of Gas Engines in India for Generating Electricity

December 26, 2009

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A gas engine means an engine running on gas, such as coal gas, producer gas biogas, landfill gas, or natural gas. In the UK, the...A gas engine means an engine running on gas, such as coal gas, producer gas biogas, landfill gas, or natural gas. In the UK, the...
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Use of cashew nut shells in boilers – looking for case studies

December 30, 2023

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Use of cashew nut shells in boilers - looking for case studies A client of ours - a global FMCG - is keen on identifying...Use of cashew nut shells in boilers - looking for case studies A client of ours - a global FMCG - is keen on identifying...
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US Wind Will Dip, But Global Capacity Will Double by 2016 through Growth in Other Markets – GWEC

August 8, 2012

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Wind-power capacity will more than double by 2016 as growing installations in newer markets such as India and Brazil counter weakness in the U.S., where...Wind-power capacity will more than double by 2016 as growing installations in newer markets such as India and Brazil counter weakness in the U.S., where...
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US Tech Required for Shale Gas

November 15, 2010

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Read an interesting news item earlier today in The Financial Express about India's dependence on US for shale gas technology and know-how. "The peculiarity of...Read an interesting news item earlier today in The Financial Express about India's dependence on US for shale gas technology and know-how. "The peculiarity of...
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Upcycling carbon – Carbon Craft Design

December 28, 2023

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Upcycling carbon - Carbon Craft Design Showcased at EAI INCLINE - One big question in the CO2 capture debate is - what to do...Upcycling carbon - Carbon Craft Design Showcased at EAI INCLINE - One big question in the CO2 capture debate is - what to do...
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Unleashing the Indian Genius in Cleantech

August 23, 2011

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When he had called me two weeks back to say he would be meeting me at the 5th Renewable Energy Expo at Pragati Maidan, I...When he had called me two weeks back to say he would be meeting me at the 5th Renewable Energy Expo at Pragati Maidan, I...
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Ultra Motor, Okaya Power Partnership for Electric Scooters in India

November 3, 2009

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Ultra Motor Company and Okaya Power Ltd. have entered into a strategic tie-up to contribute to the growth of electric vehicle and renewable energy business...Ultra Motor Company and Okaya Power Ltd. have entered into a strategic tie-up to contribute to the growth of electric vehicle and renewable energy business...
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Ukraine’s Turboatom to Supply BHEL Turbine Equipments To India

November 23, 2009

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The largest Ukrainian producer of turbine equipment, Kharkiv-based Turboatom plant, has agreed with Indian energy equipment producer, BHEL concern, on delivery of energy equipment to...The largest Ukrainian producer of turbine equipment, Kharkiv-based Turboatom plant, has agreed with Indian energy equipment producer, BHEL concern, on delivery of energy equipment to...
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UK Funding to Indian Farmers for Pest Resistant Crops

May 7, 2009

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The UK government announced a £1 million grant to launch a joint UK-India project to develop pest-resistant crops by June 2013. The money is expected...The UK government announced a £1 million grant to launch a joint UK-India project to develop pest-resistant crops by June 2013. The money is expected...
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Uber says EVs will electrify its India fleet 2 years

March 4, 2020

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It's already being acknowledged that for cars, the fleet segment is most likely the growth driver for the electric vehicle sector. In this context, Uber...It's already being acknowledged that for cars, the fleet segment is most likely the growth driver for the electric vehicle sector. In this context, Uber...
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UAE’s Mulk enters $545 mn deal with Aditya Solar

June 15, 2010

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An economic times article reveals that a UAE-based company, Mulk Holding, has announced an agreement with Bangalore-based Aditya Solar Power Industries to develop a 200...An economic times article reveals that a UAE-based company, Mulk Holding, has announced an agreement with Bangalore-based Aditya Solar Power Industries to develop a 200...
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U.S. cos in India for solar energy trade

March 28, 2009

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To facilitate solar energy business with India, a consortium of 14 companies from the US is in India on a three- city tour to promote...To facilitate solar energy business with India, a consortium of 14 companies from the US is in India on a three- city tour to promote...
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TVS Group to Diversify, Eyes Wind and Other Renewable Energy

October 12, 2009

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The TVS group, a leading brand in the automotive industry, is set to create its brand in ‘green’ power energy through a new company.Group company...The TVS group, a leading brand in the automotive industry, is set to create its brand in ‘green’ power energy through a new company.Group company...
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Tulsi Tanti of Suzlon to receive Global India award

April 4, 2009

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Tulsi Tanti, popularly known as "Wind man of India", has been selected for Chanchlani Global India award 2009 for his outstanding contributions to promote non-conventional...Tulsi Tanti, popularly known as "Wind man of India", has been selected for Chanchlani Global India award 2009 for his outstanding contributions to promote non-conventional...
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Troublesome Tourists

January 3, 2024

Net Zero by Narsi, Uncategorized
Troublesome Tourists The earth has been around for about 4.5 billion years. Human beings, in their modern anatomical form, have been around for 200,000 years....Troublesome Tourists The earth has been around for about 4.5 billion years. Human beings, in their modern anatomical form, have been around for 200,000 years....
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Triple Bottom Line and the Business Community

January 11, 2011

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Sustainability is coming of age –that at least is the message that came out of last week’s event on Triple Bottom Line, "L’Attitude” organized by...Sustainability is coming of age –that at least is the message that came out of last week’s event on Triple Bottom Line, "L’Attitude” organized by...
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Trina Solar Plans Indian Solar PV, Focus on BIPV

June 26, 2010

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Changzhou Trina Solar Energy Company intends to enter the solar energy market. It has signed an agreement with Chennai-based GEMAC Energy Ltd for entry into...Changzhou Trina Solar Energy Company intends to enter the solar energy market. It has signed an agreement with Chennai-based GEMAC Energy Ltd for entry into...
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Trends in Wind Turbine Blades

August 9, 2012

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Increasing energy capture through the use of larger rotors has the single largest impact on wind turbine cost of energy. Turbine OEMs are pushing the...Increasing energy capture through the use of larger rotors has the single largest impact on wind turbine cost of energy. Turbine OEMs are pushing the...
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Trends in Li ion battery – Energy Density, Anode & Cathode Chemistry Trends for Lithium Ion Batteries

December 22, 2018

E-mobility, Electric Vehicles, Energy Storage in EVs, EV Batteries, Uncategorized
Last updated: Feb 2020 by Narasimhan Santhanam This post is a part of EV Next's EV Perspectives. EV Next, a division of EAI, is a leading market intelligence & strategic consulting firm for the...Last updated: Feb 2020 by Narasimhan Santhanam This post is a part of EV Next's EV Perspectives. EV Next, a division of EAI, is a leading market intelligence & strategic consulting firm for the...
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Trends in Energy Consumption in India: India’s energy outlook until 2020

May 6, 2009

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An excellent white paper on India's energy outlook until 2020. A must-read paper (PDF), from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. See the PDF link below The...An excellent white paper on India's energy outlook until 2020. A must-read paper (PDF), from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. See the PDF link below The...
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Training Program on Renewable Energy Systems – Mumbai

April 2, 2010

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Short Term Intensive Practical Training Program on Renewable Energy Systems Dates: 10 to 22 May 2010, Mumbai Organised by: Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, K.J. Somaiya...Short Term Intensive Practical Training Program on Renewable Energy Systems Dates: 10 to 22 May 2010, Mumbai Organised by: Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, K.J. Somaiya...
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TopHire – Assisting You in High Quality Professional Selection for Renewable Energy Sector

January 27, 2014

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EAI recently launched TopHire, a boutique division specializing in top management recruitment for the Indian renewable energy and cleantech sectors. With the growth in the...EAI recently launched TopHire, a boutique division specializing in top management recruitment for the Indian renewable energy and cleantech sectors. With the growth in the...
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Top Renewable Energy CEOs at Chennai for REaction 2012 Inauguration

July 21, 2012

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REaction 2012, India’s largest renewable energy conference and training event, will for the first time feature the top executives from all the renewable energy sectors...REaction 2012, India’s largest renewable energy conference and training event, will for the first time feature the top executives from all the renewable energy sectors...
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Top Countries for Wind Energy Installations

January 20, 2009

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"Annual installed wind energy of top five countries US, Spain, China, Germany and India made up to 77.26 percent to the world’s total wind power..."Annual installed wind energy of top five countries US, Spain, China, Germany and India made up to 77.26 percent to the world’s total wind power...
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TN Wind Tariff Hike: Wind Power Investments Unviable, says Industry

August 7, 2012

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While the wind industry is indeed heaving a sigh of relief after knowing that banking has not been abolished (even though it now costs higher),...While the wind industry is indeed heaving a sigh of relief after knowing that banking has not been abolished (even though it now costs higher),...
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TN Solar Convention – Dec 21, Chennai. EAI’s Take…

December 22, 2010

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I was invited by the CII to be part of a panel discussion at the TN Solar Convention held on 21 Dec at Chennai (...I was invited by the CII to be part of a panel discussion at the TN Solar Convention held on 21 Dec at Chennai (...
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TN Pilot Wind Energy Project has Four Foreign Firms in Fray

June 17, 2009

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The Indian Wind Turbine Manufacturers Association (IWTMA) has shortlisted four foreign firms namely Garrad Hassan (UK), AWS Truewind, 3TIER (both US) and Denmark-based Risoe to...The Indian Wind Turbine Manufacturers Association (IWTMA) has shortlisted four foreign firms namely Garrad Hassan (UK), AWS Truewind, 3TIER (both US) and Denmark-based Risoe to...
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Titan Energy Launches Solar Farm with Suniva Technology

November 29, 2009

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1 MW photovoltaic plant using Suniva's technology comes online as Indian officials approve target for 20 GW of installed capacity by 2020.India-based Titan Energy Worldwide...1 MW photovoltaic plant using Suniva's technology comes online as Indian officials approve target for 20 GW of installed capacity by 2020.India-based Titan Energy Worldwide...
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Tirupur Dyeing Units to Use Brine or Nanotech for Zero Discharge

July 29, 2011

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Those who have been following the textile industry will be aware of the closure of over 750 dyeing units in Tirupur owing to pollutants being...Those who have been following the textile industry will be aware of the closure of over 750 dyeing units in Tirupur owing to pollutants being...
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Tihar Jail to Have Biogas from Waste

August 19, 2012

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Tihar Prisons has joined hands with Bhabha Atomic Research Centre to set up a bio-gas plant on its premises which will utilize the waste from...Tihar Prisons has joined hands with Bhabha Atomic Research Centre to set up a bio-gas plant on its premises which will utilize the waste from...
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Tie-up with IITs to Reduce Solar Energy Cost

April 3, 2009

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The Centre is planning a project to reduce the cost of production of alternative energy to a significant level so as to promote the use...The Centre is planning a project to reduce the cost of production of alternative energy to a significant level so as to promote the use...
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TiE Cleantech India Conference – Hyderabad, 17 Dec 2009

December 19, 2009

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I had attended the conference and had spent the entire day at the Marriott Convention Centre at Hyderabad. I must say it was one of...I had attended the conference and had spent the entire day at the Marriott Convention Centre at Hyderabad. I must say it was one of...
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TI’S Solar Energy Harvesting Kit Enables Wireless Sensor Networks

January 23, 2009

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As wireless network systems designers look to alternative energy sources, Texas Instruments Inc. (TI) announced a solar energy harvesting (SEH) development kit that converts ambient...As wireless network systems designers look to alternative energy sources, Texas Instruments Inc. (TI) announced a solar energy harvesting (SEH) development kit that converts ambient...
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Three Solar Companies to Set Up Units in Andhra Pradesh

November 2, 2009

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The Andhra Pradesh Industrial Infrastructure Corporation (APIIC) has issued offer letters, so far, to an Indian and two American companies for setting up solar power...The Andhra Pradesh Industrial Infrastructure Corporation (APIIC) has issued offer letters, so far, to an Indian and two American companies for setting up solar power...
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Thousands of Green Jobs Outsourced to India

May 4, 2009

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This article says 22000 green jobs were outsourced to India by the US. "US corporations, focusing on survival strategies during the long-lasting recession, have offshored...This article says 22000 green jobs were outsourced to India by the US. "US corporations, focusing on survival strategies during the long-lasting recession, have offshored...
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Thin Film Based Solar PV Power Plant – Pros and Cons

June 24, 2010

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Since they were first developed in the 50s, there have been no major changes to the basic crystalline silicon solar cell. But significant improvements are...Since they were first developed in the 50s, there have been no major changes to the basic crystalline silicon solar cell. But significant improvements are...
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Thermax Pollution-Control Sales May Triple by 2016

November 1, 2009

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Thermax Ltd., an Indian power- equipment maker that has a marketing deal with General Electric Co., expects air and water treatment machinery sales to triple...Thermax Ltd., an Indian power- equipment maker that has a marketing deal with General Electric Co., expects air and water treatment machinery sales to triple...
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The unspoken biofuel

January 3, 2024

Biofuels, Net Zero by Narsi, Renewable Energy, Uncategorized
The unspoken biofuel If you are following the Indian renewables scenario, you would have doubtless come across repeated news about the success of ethanol blending...The unspoken biofuel If you are following the Indian renewables scenario, you would have doubtless come across repeated news about the success of ethanol blending...
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The Two Extremes of Waste Management in Chennai

January 29, 2012

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Chennai city is doing great in terms of waste water management / sewage treatment, managing to get recognition from the prestigious United Nations. However, on...Chennai city is doing great in terms of waste water management / sewage treatment, managing to get recognition from the prestigious United Nations. However, on...
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The Solar Future India II – Jaipur, Rajasthan – Feb/March 2012

January 31, 2012

Uncategorized
The Solar Future India II 29 February 2012 to 1 March 2012 Jaipur, Rajasthan, India On 29 February 2012 Solarplaza will be organising 'The Solar...The Solar Future India II 29 February 2012 to 1 March 2012 Jaipur, Rajasthan, India On 29 February 2012 Solarplaza will be organising 'The Solar...
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The second generation of Solar Cells: Thin-Film PV

June 24, 2010

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Thin-films are being called 2nd generation solar PV cells, and it is a tradition nowadays to classify them by virtue of differences in the technologies...Thin-films are being called 2nd generation solar PV cells, and it is a tradition nowadays to classify them by virtue of differences in the technologies...
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The return of the bullock to India’s farms

January 3, 2024

Net Zero by Narsi, Uncategorized
The return of the bullock to India’s farms An eye opener and a must read for every policy maker, especially those who are overawed by...The return of the bullock to India’s farms An eye opener and a must read for every policy maker, especially those who are overawed by...
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The Powerful Italian Connection

July 13, 2011

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No, the title has nothing to do with Sonia Gandhi.  It is literally a more electrifying connection that Italy is keen to have with India....No, the title has nothing to do with Sonia Gandhi.  It is literally a more electrifying connection that Italy is keen to have with India....
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The opportunity of green trade

December 22, 2023

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The opportunity of green trade  It’s time to think globally about green business opportunities, and to bring green trade fully into the trade policy agenda...The opportunity of green trade  It’s time to think globally about green business opportunities, and to bring green trade fully into the trade policy agenda...
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The New EQ

December 20, 2023

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The New EQ Those clued in to works by Daniel Goleman will be well aware of the concept of Emotional Intelligence and the accompanying metric...The New EQ Those clued in to works by Daniel Goleman will be well aware of the concept of Emotional Intelligence and the accompanying metric...
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THE INDIA CLIMATE CHALLENGES DISCUSSION @ LINKEDIN

January 4, 2024

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THE INDIA CLIMATE CHALLENGES DISCUSSION @ LINKEDIN Almost every professional working in climate change (researchers, startups. corporates, govt. officials, investors, activists) is on LinkedIn but...THE INDIA CLIMATE CHALLENGES DISCUSSION @ LINKEDIN Almost every professional working in climate change (researchers, startups. corporates, govt. officials, investors, activists) is on LinkedIn but...
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The Imperative for Sustainable Cities in India

November 30, 2009

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Leading up to President Obama welcoming India Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for the first official State Dinner of his presidency at the White House, The...Leading up to President Obama welcoming India Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for the first official State Dinner of his presidency at the White House, The...
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The Ecoplug energy saving device for air conditioners

November 1, 2016

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Arulraja Energy Management Consultant (AREMC) helps its consumers save energy by distributing an array of interesting energy and fuel saving devices as well as has a...Arulraja Energy Management Consultant (AREMC) helps its consumers save energy by distributing an array of interesting energy and fuel saving devices as well as has a...
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The Chennai Climate Consortium

January 4, 2024

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The Chennai Climate Consortium What can accelerate industrial decarbonization? Many things, obviously. But can a local approach help? In my last 15 years in the...The Chennai Climate Consortium What can accelerate industrial decarbonization? Many things, obviously. But can a local approach help? In my last 15 years in the...
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Thank you Askshayakalpa for a full, wonderful day at your organic farm

April 5, 2023

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Thank you Askshayakalpa for a full, wonderful day at your organic farm I promise to write a long post about this (because it simply deserves...Thank you Askshayakalpa for a full, wonderful day at your organic farm I promise to write a long post about this (because it simply deserves...
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Tesla capital raising move keeps $14 billion virtuous circle rolling

March 4, 2020

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Tesla is on a roll. Literally and also figuratively. The company's recent share price movement, adding billions to Elon Musk's wealth overnight, and the company's...Tesla is on a roll. Literally and also figuratively. The company's recent share price movement, adding billions to Elon Musk's wealth overnight, and the company's...
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TERI Fuel Savings Initiatives Data in Indian Rural Areas

January 18, 2009

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The chart below gives fuel savings effected by the different initiatives in Indian rural areas by TERI. This is rather old data (2001), but gives...The chart below gives fuel savings effected by the different initiatives in Indian rural areas by TERI. This is rather old data (2001), but gives...
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TCS tops 2009 Asian Sustainability Ratings – ITC, Infosys, L&T in List

December 15, 2009

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Software major Tata Consultancy Sevices has been ranked as the top company in India in terms of its sustainability practices by research and consultancy firm...Software major Tata Consultancy Sevices has been ranked as the top company in India in terms of its sustainability practices by research and consultancy firm...
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Tata-M&M vs Maruti-Hyundai: Auto Inc divided on electric vehicle push

March 4, 2020

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Recently, Maruti's managing director & CEO Kenichi Ayukawa told FE there are no immediate plans to launch electric cars as the government support is not...Recently, Maruti's managing director & CEO Kenichi Ayukawa told FE there are no immediate plans to launch electric cars as the government support is not...
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Tata Steel Secures Steel Plate Order for Siemens Wind Towers in UK

August 8, 2012

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All right, a slightly old news, but thought it could be interesting to many of those keen on knowing the types of opportunities companies from...All right, a slightly old news, but thought it could be interesting to many of those keen on knowing the types of opportunities companies from...
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Tata Power Geothermal MoU with Gujarat Govt

January 23, 2009

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The Tata Power Company Ltd today inked a memorandum of understanding(MoU) with the Gujarat government for exploring the possibilities of setting up a five MW-geothermal...The Tata Power Company Ltd today inked a memorandum of understanding(MoU) with the Gujarat government for exploring the possibilities of setting up a five MW-geothermal...
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Tata Group’s Efforts in Renewable Energy

April 28, 2010

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It requires no repetition that renewable energy is already a sizable business opportunity in India, and will be an even larger opportunity in future. I...It requires no repetition that renewable energy is already a sizable business opportunity in India, and will be an even larger opportunity in future. I...
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Tata Green Battery – Tata AutoComp JV with GS Yuasa

June 17, 2009

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Tata AutoComp through a joint venture with a Japanese company GS Yuasa International manufactures green batteries using a unique composition of calcium-calcium technology replacing traditionally...Tata AutoComp through a joint venture with a Japanese company GS Yuasa International manufactures green batteries using a unique composition of calcium-calcium technology replacing traditionally...
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Tata BP Solar, Eurostar in Tie-up for Solar Water Heaters

May 4, 2009

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Solar water heaters is one area where companies could have excellent business opportunities in India, given that large parts of the country have excellent sunshine....Solar water heaters is one area where companies could have excellent business opportunities in India, given that large parts of the country have excellent sunshine....
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Tata BP Solar raises capacity by 62%

June 16, 2010

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Tata BP Solar, a 51 : 49 joint venture of BP Solar and Tata Power, announced that it has added a new production line of...Tata BP Solar, a 51 : 49 joint venture of BP Solar and Tata Power, announced that it has added a new production line of...
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Tata BP Solar Equipment Produces 100 MW of Power

April 30, 2009

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Tata BP Solar India Limited (Tata BP Solar), a JV between Tata Power Company Limited and BP Solar, has produced equipment to generate over 100...Tata BP Solar India Limited (Tata BP Solar), a JV between Tata Power Company Limited and BP Solar, has produced equipment to generate over 100...
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Targets and Achievements in 10th 5-year Plan for Renewable Energy

May 12, 2009

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Came across an interesting document that provides a summary of targets and leg, feet achievements for renewable energy during the 10th 5-year plan. (2002-07)Came across an interesting document that provides a summary of targets and leg, feet achievements for renewable energy during the 10th 5-year plan. (2002-07)
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TANGEDCO Keeps Banking of Wind Power Afloat, with Increased Charges

August 7, 2012

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While I was doing some small assignments for TNEB a few months back, many senior folks at TANGEDCO openly complained to me the fact that...While I was doing some small assignments for TNEB a few months back, many senior folks at TANGEDCO openly complained to me the fact that...
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Tamilnadu Govt’s Power Holiday Proposals Receive Mixed Response from Industry

January 3, 2009

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The Tamil Nadu government's announcement recently giving two options for industries viz., either opt for a two-day power holiday a week or choose a 30%...The Tamil Nadu government's announcement recently giving two options for industries viz., either opt for a two-day power holiday a week or choose a 30%...
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Tamil Nadu’s Power Cuts and What’s Being Done About Them

January 22, 2012

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Charles Dickens' A Tale of Two Cities begins thus "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times..." Dickens might have written...Charles Dickens' A Tale of Two Cities begins thus "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times..." Dickens might have written...
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Tamil Nadu to Generate 1000 MW Power

July 6, 2009

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21 Jun 2009Tamil Nadu has a potential to add another 1000 MW and as a part of it to improve the power infrastructure, it has...21 Jun 2009Tamil Nadu has a potential to add another 1000 MW and as a part of it to improve the power infrastructure, it has...
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Tamil Nadu Plans for Thermal Power Plants – North Chennai, Mettur, Vallur

January 20, 2012

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With power deficit becoming a pressing problem, the Tamil Nadu state government is not surprisingly pushing through many thermal projects in the state. Here is...With power deficit becoming a pressing problem, the Tamil Nadu state government is not surprisingly pushing through many thermal projects in the state. Here is...
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December 20, 2023

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T3 from Clidemy Teach the Teacher (T3) for Climate - a unique assistance from Clidemy to school teachers worldwide The world of tomorrow and tomorrow's...T3 from Clidemy Teach the Teacher (T3) for Climate - a unique assistance from Clidemy to school teachers worldwide The world of tomorrow and tomorrow's...
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Suzlon’s Jhakhau Wind Farm to Have Double Capacity

October 17, 2009

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After having set up India's largest wind farm a single location, wind turbine manufacturer Suzlon Energy has now planned to double the capacity of this...After having set up India's largest wind farm a single location, wind turbine manufacturer Suzlon Energy has now planned to double the capacity of this...
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Suzlon Wind Energy Signs Repeat Order with Duke Energy

April 3, 2009

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Suzlon Wind Energy Corporation, the North America arm of Suzlon Energy Limited, has signed a repeat order with Duke Energy, of Charlotte, North Carolina, to...Suzlon Wind Energy Corporation, the North America arm of Suzlon Energy Limited, has signed a repeat order with Duke Energy, of Charlotte, North Carolina, to...
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Suzlon to Supply Wind Turbines to Portugal, Spain

July 28, 2009

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The company recently mentioned that it has entered into a pact with EUFER to supply wind turbines to Spain and Portugal.EUFER is a joint venture...The company recently mentioned that it has entered into a pact with EUFER to supply wind turbines to Spain and Portugal.EUFER is a joint venture...
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Suzlon to sell 10% in Hansen for Rs 600 crore

January 3, 2009

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[et_pb_section admin_label="section"] [et_pb_row admin_label="row"] [et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text admin_label="Text"] Suzlon Energy, the world's fifth largest wind turbine maker, will sell 10 per cent of its stake in...[et_pb_section admin_label="section"] [et_pb_row admin_label="row"] [et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text admin_label="Text"] Suzlon Energy, the world's fifth largest wind turbine maker, will sell 10 per cent of its stake in...
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Suzlon to Expand Wind Power Capacity at Kutch, Gujarat

October 31, 2009

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According to reports, Suzlon has submitted a proposal to increase the wind farm capacity at Jakhau, in Kutch, Gujarat, from its present 750 MW to...According to reports, Suzlon has submitted a proposal to increase the wind farm capacity at Jakhau, in Kutch, Gujarat, from its present 750 MW to...
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Suzlon to Commission Wind Turbines in Nicaragua

January 3, 2009

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Suzlon Energy will soon commission 19 wind turbines worth $90 million in Nicaragua in Central America. The order, being executed through Suzlon Wind Energy, a...Suzlon Energy will soon commission 19 wind turbines worth $90 million in Nicaragua in Central America. The order, being executed through Suzlon Wind Energy, a...
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Suzlon Reports Quarterly Loss

February 6, 2009

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Suzlon, India's wind power giant, has reported a quarterly loss after years of expansion and profit growth. It was hurt mainly by the ongoing global...Suzlon, India's wind power giant, has reported a quarterly loss after years of expansion and profit growth. It was hurt mainly by the ongoing global...
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Suzlon Might Consider Ontario for Manufacturing

April 30, 2009

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Tulsi Tanti of Suzlon Energy has said that he will likely consider Ontario in Canada as a base for the company's manufacturing, owing to the...Tulsi Tanti of Suzlon Energy has said that he will likely consider Ontario in Canada as a base for the company's manufacturing, owing to the...
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Suzlon Gujarat Wind Park to develop 1500 MW Gujarat Wind Project

January 20, 2009

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Suzlon Gujarat Wind Park Ltd. (SGWPL), wholly owned subsidiary of Suzlon Energy Ltd., the world’s fifth leading and India’s largest wind turbine manufacturer*, announced the...Suzlon Gujarat Wind Park Ltd. (SGWPL), wholly owned subsidiary of Suzlon Energy Ltd., the world’s fifth leading and India’s largest wind turbine manufacturer*, announced the...
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Suzlon Global Operations Headquarters Shifted to Pune from Amsterdam

November 23, 2009

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Suzlon Energy, has shifted most of its management operations back to its headquarters in Pune.Two years earlier, it had set up a Group Management Centre...Suzlon Energy, has shifted most of its management operations back to its headquarters in Pune.Two years earlier, it had set up a Group Management Centre...
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Suzlon Gets Rs 192-cr Wind Turbine Order from RSMML

December 10, 2009

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Suzlon Energy has secured a Rs 192-crore order from Rajasthan State Mines and Minerals Ltd (RSMML) for supplying 31.5 MW of wind turbines.According to a...Suzlon Energy has secured a Rs 192-crore order from Rajasthan State Mines and Minerals Ltd (RSMML) for supplying 31.5 MW of wind turbines.According to a...
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Suzlon enters Sri Lankan wind market with Kalpitiya wind turbine

January 20, 2009

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Suzlon Energy has entered into Sri Lankan market with an order to supply 10 MW of wind turbine capacity to a project developed by Senok...Suzlon Energy has entered into Sri Lankan market with an order to supply 10 MW of wind turbine capacity to a project developed by Senok...
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Suzlon Energy Ltd to Raise up to $1.04 bn

July 6, 2009

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06.29.09Board of directors of Suzlon Energy Ltd has agreed for investment-raising, around US $1.04 billion (Rs 50 billion) through the issue of equity, debt or...06.29.09Board of directors of Suzlon Energy Ltd has agreed for investment-raising, around US $1.04 billion (Rs 50 billion) through the issue of equity, debt or...
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Suzlon Completes Wind Turbine Blades Retrofit Programme

October 21, 2009

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Suzlon Energy has said it has completed the worldwide programme for strengthening and reinforcing a certain set of blades, which suffered cracks. Instances of blade...Suzlon Energy has said it has completed the worldwide programme for strengthening and reinforcing a certain set of blades, which suffered cracks. Instances of blade...
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Sustainable Agriculture Seminar – Dec 2009 Bangalore

November 24, 2009

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Press ReleaseSeminar on Sustainable and Modern Methods in AgricultureThe Institute of Simplified Hydroponics www.petbharoproject.co.in is a company based in Bangalore, Karnataka. This Institute has trained...Press ReleaseSeminar on Sustainable and Modern Methods in AgricultureThe Institute of Simplified Hydroponics www.petbharoproject.co.in is a company based in Bangalore, Karnataka. This Institute has trained...
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Sustainability Awards for 21 Companies at Asian Summit

November 30, 2009

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It was a who’s who of green corporates at the ‘4th Sustainability Summit: Asia 2009’ in the capital last week. Twenty-one companies bagged the Sustainability...It was a who’s who of green corporates at the ‘4th Sustainability Summit: Asia 2009’ in the capital last week. Twenty-one companies bagged the Sustainability...
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Suryachakra Power Venture JV with MAN Solar Millennium

November 1, 2009

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Suryachakra Power Venture has entered into a JV with MAN Solar Millennium of Germany for developing solar thermal power projects in India. The company plans...Suryachakra Power Venture has entered into a JV with MAN Solar Millennium of Germany for developing solar thermal power projects in India. The company plans...
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Surana Telecom’s Plans for Solar PV Panels and Power Plant

November 1, 2009

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Surana Telecom plans to offload 20% of equity in Surana Ventures Limited - its solar power subsidiary - to FIIs. The money will be used...Surana Telecom plans to offload 20% of equity in Surana Ventures Limited - its solar power subsidiary - to FIIs. The money will be used...
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Suniva, Titan Power India’s First 1-MW Solar Project in Jamuria, West Bengal,

November 24, 2009

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Suniva Inc. announced the completion of its collaborative project with Titan Energy Systems Ltd. to create India's first large-scale project in Jamuria, West Bengal. Suniva's...Suniva Inc. announced the completion of its collaborative project with Titan Energy Systems Ltd. to create India's first large-scale project in Jamuria, West Bengal. Suniva's...
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Summer internships with Clidemy in marketing, market research

May 5, 2023

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Subsidies for Renewable Energy in India

June 16, 2009

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It was an interesting meeting that I had yesterday with a young entrepreneur (or should I ay would-be entrepreneur) who was thinking of quitting his...It was an interesting meeting that I had yesterday with a young entrepreneur (or should I ay would-be entrepreneur) who was thinking of quitting his...
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Strict Norms for Underground Coal Gasification in India

July 28, 2009

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The coal ministry has notified strict guidelines for carrying out underground coal gasification in India.Underground coal gasification (UCG) enables the coal to be converted into...The coal ministry has notified strict guidelines for carrying out underground coal gasification in India.Underground coal gasification (UCG) enables the coal to be converted into...
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Strategy to Validate Biomass Supply Chain in India and Identify Reliable Suppliers

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You could say that the last one year had been a biomass energy year for me. While the solar sector is where one would have...You could say that the last one year had been a biomass energy year for me. While the solar sector is where one would have...
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Status Report on Indian Small Hydro Power Projects

July 30, 2009

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Here's an excellent status report (PDF). Done in Oct 2006, so slightly dated, but it is a detailed document. Done by G. Baidya, Chief Engineer...Here's an excellent status report (PDF). Done in Oct 2006, so slightly dated, but it is a detailed document. Done by G. Baidya, Chief Engineer...
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Status of Solar PV Power Plant in Asansol, West Bengal

June 28, 2010

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Status of Solar PV Power Plant in Asansol, West Bengal India’s first 2MW solar photovoltaic power plant was commissioned on Dec. 8th, 2009, at West...Status of Solar PV Power Plant in Asansol, West Bengal India’s first 2MW solar photovoltaic power plant was commissioned on Dec. 8th, 2009, at West...
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Status of KPCL’s Solar PV Power Plants in Karnataka

June 23, 2010

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The Karnata State, through the Karnataka Power Corporation Limited (KPCL), is readying to establish 10 solar power plants at Shimoga, Kaginele, Mandya, Bijapur, Haveri, Mysore...The Karnata State, through the Karnataka Power Corporation Limited (KPCL), is readying to establish 10 solar power plants at Shimoga, Kaginele, Mandya, Bijapur, Haveri, Mysore...
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State-Wise Wind Power Installation Capacity

January 16, 2009

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Wind power projects aggregating 9522 MW have been installed in the country till end of last month. As compared to the achievement of about 5456...Wind power projects aggregating 9522 MW have been installed in the country till end of last month. As compared to the achievement of about 5456...
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State Specific Solar PV Schemes

June 23, 2010

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The top 3 states for solar energy in India, namely Gujarat, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh. However, it is Karnataka which leads in terms of PV...The top 3 states for solar energy in India, namely Gujarat, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh. However, it is Karnataka which leads in terms of PV...
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State Owned Hydel Companies May Sell Upto 50% to Home State

June 21, 2010

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The central government is considering a proposal to allow state-owned power companies such as NHPC and Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam to sell upto 50% electricity...The central government is considering a proposal to allow state-owned power companies such as NHPC and Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam to sell upto 50% electricity...
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Startups look to outpace OEMs in India’s electric vehicle space

March 4, 2020

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Earlier this year, EVNext prepared an extensive database of companies in the Indian EV ecosystem - both startups and established companies.  We have identified close...Earlier this year, EVNext prepared an extensive database of companies in the Indian EV ecosystem - both startups and established companies.  We have identified close...
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Spire Solar Expands Presence in India

August 24, 2009

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Aug 12, 2009Spire Corp has established a wholly-owned subsidiary, Spire Solar India LLC, to be based in New Delhi, which will aid in sales, provide...Aug 12, 2009Spire Corp has established a wholly-owned subsidiary, Spire Solar India LLC, to be based in New Delhi, which will aid in sales, provide...
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Spire Corp. Solar Partnership in India with Hind High Vacuum

January 27, 2009

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Solar-technology developer Spire Corp. has partnered with Hind High Vacuum Company Private to expand its portfolio of products and services in India, the company said...Solar-technology developer Spire Corp. has partnered with Hind High Vacuum Company Private to expand its portfolio of products and services in India, the company said...
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Some Indian Biodiesel Ventures that have Taken Off

February 1, 2009

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Oct 2008 newsCertain biodiesel units have commenced production and are exporting the commodity to US and the EU nations. These units are using used non-edible...Oct 2008 newsCertain biodiesel units have commenced production and are exporting the commodity to US and the EU nations. These units are using used non-edible...
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Solid Waste Management – Delhi Spends Rs 431 Per Capita

June 27, 2010

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I read recently that the city of Delhi spends the most per capita amongst Indian cities in solid waste management. I understand the city spends...I read recently that the city of Delhi spends the most per capita amongst Indian cities in solid waste management. I understand the city spends...
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SOLBIZZ- Solar Entrepreneur Training Program – JULY 16

July 7, 2016

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SOLBIZZ- Solar Entrepreneur Training Program Conducted by IIT Faculty & Solar Industry Experts Date: 23rd & 24rd July 2016, MUMBAI Venue : IIT Bombay, Powai,...SOLBIZZ- Solar Entrepreneur Training Program Conducted by IIT Faculty & Solar Industry Experts Date: 23rd & 24rd July 2016, MUMBAI Venue : IIT Bombay, Powai,...
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SOLBIZZ- Solar Entrepreneur Training Program – Aug 2016

August 11, 2016

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SOLBIZZ- Solar Entrepreneur Training Program Conducted by IIT Faculty & Solar Industry Experts Date: 27th & 28th August 2016, PUNE Venue : MESCOE, Wadia Campus,...SOLBIZZ- Solar Entrepreneur Training Program Conducted by IIT Faculty & Solar Industry Experts Date: 27th & 28th August 2016, PUNE Venue : MESCOE, Wadia Campus,...
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SOLBIZZ- Solar Entrepreneur Training Program

June 3, 2016

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SOLBIZZ- Solar Entrepreneur Training Program Conducted by IIT Faculty & Solar Industry Experts Date: 11th & 12th June 2016,BENGALURU Venue :Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Rural...SOLBIZZ- Solar Entrepreneur Training Program Conducted by IIT Faculty & Solar Industry Experts Date: 11th & 12th June 2016,BENGALURU Venue :Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Rural...
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Solarishi – A Blog Focussed on Solar & Gujarat

April 6, 2010

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It was nice to receive a note from Gaurav Trivedi, who runs Solarishi, a blog that provides good updates on solar energy in general and...It was nice to receive a note from Gaurav Trivedi, who runs Solarishi, a blog that provides good updates on solar energy in general and...
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Solarcon India 2009 – Solar Energy Event in Hyderabad on 9 – 11 Novemeber 2009 at HICC

October 31, 2009

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Organized by SEMI®, the global association behind SEMICON®, and PV Group, the global association for the PV manufacturing supply chain, SOLARCON India is the first...Organized by SEMI®, the global association behind SEMICON®, and PV Group, the global association for the PV manufacturing supply chain, SOLARCON India is the first...
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Solar-Powered Day Care Center in Indian Village by Dow Corning

July 21, 2009

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Dow Corning announced the opening of an anganwadi (daycare center) in the Indian village of Karde (in Pune) that features a 28-panel solar power system....Dow Corning announced the opening of an anganwadi (daycare center) in the Indian village of Karde (in Pune) that features a 28-panel solar power system....
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Solar Water Heaters in India’s Government Buildings

June 15, 2010

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India's Energy Conservation Building Code (ECBC), a code which mandates solar water heaters in residential facilities, hotels and hospitals, has recently updated its list and...India's Energy Conservation Building Code (ECBC), a code which mandates solar water heaters in residential facilities, hotels and hospitals, has recently updated its list and...
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Solar Water Heater Partnership – Nuetech Solar Taps Francorp Expertise for Pan-India Sales

June 10, 2010

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Nuetech Solar is India's largest solar water heater manufacturer, and it is interesting to know that it is geared up to spread out its presence...Nuetech Solar is India's largest solar water heater manufacturer, and it is interesting to know that it is geared up to spread out its presence...
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Solar Thermal Technologies and Markets in India and Europe

July 18, 2009

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Prepared by - OPET-TERI Tata Energy Research Institute & HECOPET CRES - Centre for Renewable Energy Sources, Department for the Promotionof Energy Technologies and International...Prepared by - OPET-TERI Tata Energy Research Institute & HECOPET CRES - Centre for Renewable Energy Sources, Department for the Promotionof Energy Technologies and International...
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Solar Thermal Power Generation in India – Making It a Reality

July 18, 2009

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A white paper on technologies, opportunities and challenges Shirish Garud, Fellow and Ishan Purohit, Research Associate The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), IndiaSolar thermal power...A white paper on technologies, opportunities and challenges Shirish Garud, Fellow and Ishan Purohit, Research Associate The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), IndiaSolar thermal power...
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Solar Thermal Air Drying @ TI Cycles Bicycle Factory

June 14, 2010

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Solar thermal based heating and drying is a down-to-earth application; but this unassuming concept works, and works pretty well, with payback periods of less than...Solar thermal based heating and drying is a down-to-earth application; but this unassuming concept works, and works pretty well, with payback periods of less than...
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Solar Technology Providers to Provide Solar Energy to Villages in Karnataka

July 15, 2009

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Lack of electricity in many villages in India is turning out to be a good business opportunity for renewable energy players. Karnataka Renewable Energy Development...Lack of electricity in many villages in India is turning out to be a good business opportunity for renewable energy players. Karnataka Renewable Energy Development...
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Solar Semiconductor to Raise Money, Expand

September 15, 2009

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Solar Semiconductor, a Hyderabad-based photovoltaic (PV) modules manufacturer, plans to raise $30 million by the end of this year. The company will preferably go for...Solar Semiconductor, a Hyderabad-based photovoltaic (PV) modules manufacturer, plans to raise $30 million by the end of this year. The company will preferably go for...
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Solar Semiconductor Setting Up Solar PV Plant in the US?

July 17, 2009

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Read in the news recently that the Hyderabad-based solar PV modules maker Solar Semiconductor is in discussions with two firms in Europe and US to...Read in the news recently that the Hyderabad-based solar PV modules maker Solar Semiconductor is in discussions with two firms in Europe and US to...
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Solar PV Value Chain

June 24, 2010

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From the production of silicon to the end use in solar power plants or in solar panels used for distributed power generation, the solar PV...From the production of silicon to the end use in solar power plants or in solar panels used for distributed power generation, the solar PV...
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Solar PV Research in India – Hot Air or Promising?

November 15, 2010

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At EAI, we do a fair bit of work along the entire solar PV business value chain. This gives us the opportunity to interact with...At EAI, we do a fair bit of work along the entire solar PV business value chain. This gives us the opportunity to interact with...
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Solar PV Modules in India – Trends and Future

October 11, 2010

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The last one week, I was really jet-setting. Ok, that's a bit of an exaggeration, as one of the planes I went by was actually...The last one week, I was really jet-setting. Ok, that's a bit of an exaggeration, as one of the planes I went by was actually...
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Solar PV Ingots and Wafers – Opportunity for India?

October 11, 2010

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For the past one month, I have been doing some research on the opportunity in India for solar ingots and wafer manufacturing. Based on the...For the past one month, I have been doing some research on the opportunity in India for solar ingots and wafer manufacturing. Based on the...
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Solar power to travel across continents

January 4, 2024

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Solar power to travel across continents When completed, the ambitious 4000+ Km Sun Cable will transport power from solar farms put up in vast lands...Solar power to travel across continents When completed, the ambitious 4000+ Km Sun Cable will transport power from solar farms put up in vast lands...
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Solar Power Plants in South Andaman – MoUs Signed

November 29, 2009

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An MoU for conducting feasibility study as well as preparation of DPR for establishment of 5 MW Solar Power Plant (SPP) in south Andaman and...An MoU for conducting feasibility study as well as preparation of DPR for establishment of 5 MW Solar Power Plant (SPP) in south Andaman and...
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Solar Power is a Lot More than Solar Panels – Clidemy Climate Basics

December 20, 2023

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Solar Power is a Lot More than Solar Panels - Clidemy Climate Basics 𝘈𝘯𝘥 𝘵𝘩𝘢𝘵 𝘮𝘦𝘢𝘯𝘴 𝘢 𝘭𝘰𝘵 𝘮𝘰𝘳𝘦 𝘤𝘢𝘳𝘦𝘦𝘳 & 𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘳𝘦𝘱𝘳𝘦𝘯𝘦𝘶𝘳 𝘰𝘱𝘱𝘰𝘳𝘵𝘶𝘯𝘪𝘵𝘪𝘦𝘴! Clidemy Climate...Solar Power is a Lot More than Solar Panels - Clidemy Climate Basics 𝘈𝘯𝘥 𝘵𝘩𝘢𝘵 𝘮𝘦𝘢𝘯𝘴 𝘢 𝘭𝘰𝘵 𝘮𝘰𝘳𝘦 𝘤𝘢𝘳𝘦𝘦𝘳 & 𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘳𝘦𝘱𝘳𝘦𝘯𝘦𝘶𝘳 𝘰𝘱𝘱𝘰𝘳𝘵𝘶𝘯𝘪𝘵𝘪𝘦𝘴! Clidemy Climate...
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Solar Power Investments in Rajasthan Over Rs 45,000 Crore

November 29, 2009

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If things move in right direction, Rajasthan is set to bask in the sunshine. The desert state is likely to attract an investment of Rs...If things move in right direction, Rajasthan is set to bask in the sunshine. The desert state is likely to attract an investment of Rs...
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Solar power from Thar Desert

May 7, 2009

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I was going through a Wikipedia article on Solar Power in India that said, "a 35,000 km² area of the Thar Desert has been set...I was going through a Wikipedia article on Solar Power in India that said, "a 35,000 km² area of the Thar Desert has been set...
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Solar Power Firm Cobol Technologies Raises $30 million from Pangea Capital

May 6, 2009

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Cobol Technologies, a solar power firm owned by Moser Baer, has raised $30 million (Rs 151 crore) from Pangea Capital. Bermuda-based Pangea is a mid-sized...Cobol Technologies, a solar power firm owned by Moser Baer, has raised $30 million (Rs 151 crore) from Pangea Capital. Bermuda-based Pangea is a mid-sized...
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Solar Power Cost, Jatropha and More in India

July 27, 2009

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This is a slightly old article, but one that discusses solar PV costs in India in great detail and also provides interesting details on jatropha...This is a slightly old article, but one that discusses solar PV costs in India in great detail and also provides interesting details on jatropha...
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Solar Power and Geothermal Power Plants in India

January 13, 2009

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As a continuity to the earlier news on companies signing MOU with the Gujarat government for renewable energies, the targeted capacity for setting up power...As a continuity to the earlier news on companies signing MOU with the Gujarat government for renewable energies, the targeted capacity for setting up power...
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Solar Plants to Come Up at Kadiri, Andhra Pradesh

October 24, 2009

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October 23, 2009 The Andhra Pradesh Industrial Infrastructure Corporation (APIIC) has issued offer letters, so far, to an Indian and two American companies for setting...October 23, 2009 The Andhra Pradesh Industrial Infrastructure Corporation (APIIC) has issued offer letters, so far, to an Indian and two American companies for setting...
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Solar Panel Market – Consolidation Imminent

January 9, 2012

Rooftop Solar, Solar Energy, Solar Photovoltaic, Uncategorized
As I had briefly mentioned in our solar manufacturing whitepaper, the solar PV panel manufacturing segment (to a large extent in China) is expected to...As I had briefly mentioned in our solar manufacturing whitepaper, the solar PV panel manufacturing segment (to a large extent in China) is expected to...
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Solar Mission Guidelines for Off-grid & Decentralised Solar Energy

June 18, 2010

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As you might know, the document for the first part of the National Solar Mission was released on 16 Jun - the guidelines contained in...As you might know, the document for the first part of the National Solar Mission was released on 16 Jun - the guidelines contained in...
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Solar Mission and Plans for India – Incentives and Regulations

September 25, 2009

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India is soon going to embark on national solar mission in a big way. Considering that the country presently generates less than 10 MW, the...India is soon going to embark on national solar mission in a big way. Considering that the country presently generates less than 10 MW, the...
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Solar Manufacturers’ Pleas Fall on Deaf Ears

January 21, 2012

Solar Energy, Solar Photovoltaic, Thin Film, Uncategorized
The Indian government recently announced that they would take no actions on the cheap Chinese modules that are being dumped onto the Indian market. India...The Indian government recently announced that they would take no actions on the cheap Chinese modules that are being dumped onto the Indian market. India...
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Solar Lanterns Produce Positive Returns in Indian Villages

April 30, 2009

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An interesting research has determined that solar energy - in the form of solar lanterns - has had a positive impact on Indian villagers.The study...An interesting research has determined that solar energy - in the form of solar lanterns - has had a positive impact on Indian villagers.The study...
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Solar Lanterns and Products from Cosmos Ignite

August 26, 2009

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Developed by Cosmos Ignite, MightyLight is a solar-powered device which uses Light Emitting Diode (LED) technology rated to last for over 30 years if used...Developed by Cosmos Ignite, MightyLight is a solar-powered device which uses Light Emitting Diode (LED) technology rated to last for over 30 years if used...
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Solar Energy Society of India – SESI

May 7, 2009

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An interesting organization, and a useful one too. So thought I'd provide details about it. About SESI Web site The Solar Energy of India (SESI),...An interesting organization, and a useful one too. So thought I'd provide details about it. About SESI Web site The Solar Energy of India (SESI),...
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Solar Energy Market – Slight Gains

January 23, 2012

Solar Energy, Solar Photovoltaic, Uncategorized
Spurred by the strong year end (2011) demand, the solar energy market posted positive growth in the upstream segment over the past week. Much of...Spurred by the strong year end (2011) demand, the solar energy market posted positive growth in the upstream segment over the past week. Much of...
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Solar Energy Levelized Costs Could Decrease by 50% During 2009

November 24, 2009

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The cost of operating and building solar power plants has fallen this year, largely down to a big fall in the price of solar panels....The cost of operating and building solar power plants has fallen this year, largely down to a big fall in the price of solar panels....
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Solar Energy in India – Tracing its Roots

January 27, 2009

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Here's a nice article on the history of solar energy in India, which dates back to the mid-70s as a result of the 1973 oil...Here's a nice article on the history of solar energy in India, which dates back to the mid-70s as a result of the 1973 oil...
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Solar Energy for Cellphone Towers in India

June 14, 2010

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The Government of India has deduced a unique business opportunity for the deployment of captive solar plants - for meeting the energy requirements of remote,...The Government of India has deduced a unique business opportunity for the deployment of captive solar plants - for meeting the energy requirements of remote,...
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Solar Energy Business Potential in India

July 13, 2009

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A long and detailed article from Gopinath's Blog with examples, insights and company details on the emerging solar energy business opportunities in India. Talks about...A long and detailed article from Gopinath's Blog with examples, insights and company details on the emerging solar energy business opportunities in India. Talks about...
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Solar Desalination Systems using TiNOX -MAGE MEH Desalination Method

November 1, 2009

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Photon, India's leading Solar Thermal Company & Mage Water Management, World's leading Solar Desalination Company bring to India.The water produced through our MEH (Multi Humidification...Photon, India's leading Solar Thermal Company & Mage Water Management, World's leading Solar Desalination Company bring to India.The water produced through our MEH (Multi Humidification...
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Solar CSP, Solar Thermal and Solar Cell Technology – Three New Sections at EAI

February 5, 2012

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Some of the EAI team members have been working on starting off a knowledge base on renewable energy, essentially in-depth information and insights on specific...Some of the EAI team members have been working on starting off a knowledge base on renewable energy, essentially in-depth information and insights on specific...
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Solar Cooking in India – Wikia Page

November 1, 2009

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A cool page - see more from hereA cool page - see more from here
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Solar Charka – Bapu’s Charkha Goes Green

November 30, 2009

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The humble charka is set to make a contribution in the fight against global warming as well.Even as the world is set to debate carbon...The humble charka is set to make a contribution in the fight against global warming as well.Even as the world is set to debate carbon...
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Solar Alternatives and Associated Programmes (SAAP) – An NGO in Solar Energy

November 1, 2009

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Solar Alternatives and Associated Programmes (SAAP) is a registered NGO.Chosen area of operation is renewable energy in general and solar thermal energy in particular. It...Solar Alternatives and Associated Programmes (SAAP) is a registered NGO.Chosen area of operation is renewable energy in general and solar thermal energy in particular. It...
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Solar 2010 Conference at Delhi – by Renewable Energy India Forum

September 27, 2010

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I had the fortune to be present at the Solar 2010 Conference & Seminar held at Delhi Sep 21-22 @ Lalit Hotel. The event was...I had the fortune to be present at the Solar 2010 Conference & Seminar held at Delhi Sep 21-22 @ Lalit Hotel. The event was...
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Solar & Energy Saving Products Fair in a New Schedule this Spring!

March 19, 2012

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China Sourcing Fair: Solar & Energy Saving Products April 20-23, 2012, Asia World-Expo,Hong Kong The China Sourcing Fair: Solar & Energy Saving Products returns to...China Sourcing Fair: Solar & Energy Saving Products April 20-23, 2012, Asia World-Expo,Hong Kong The China Sourcing Fair: Solar & Energy Saving Products returns to...
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Soham Renewable To Raise Rs 90 Cr From FE Clean Energy Fund

December 13, 2009

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Soham Renewable Energy India (SREIPL), a Bangalore-based company involved in power generation in the renewable sector is close to raising Rs 90 crore from FE...Soham Renewable Energy India (SREIPL), a Bangalore-based company involved in power generation in the renewable sector is close to raising Rs 90 crore from FE...
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SN Power, Tata Power to Invest in Indian, Nepal Hydel Projects

October 30, 2009

Uncategorized
Tata Power Company and Norwegian firm SN Power plan to invest Rs 15,000 crore over the next five to eight years to develop hydro-power projects...Tata Power Company and Norwegian firm SN Power plan to invest Rs 15,000 crore over the next five to eight years to develop hydro-power projects...
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Smart Grid Conference/Exhibition: Transmission, Distribution & Metering India 2010

June 11, 2010

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The 2010 edition of ‘Transmission, Distribution & Metering India’- a conference & exhibition series focussing on issues in the power transmission, distribution & metering industry,...The 2010 edition of ‘Transmission, Distribution & Metering India’- a conference & exhibition series focussing on issues in the power transmission, distribution & metering industry,...
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Small Wave Energy Farms @ Ratnagiri, Maharashtra

May 12, 2009

Uncategorized
This was an old 2007 news item I read on a small tidal plant in Maharashtra. Even though it was a small one in size,...This was an old 2007 news item I read on a small tidal plant in Maharashtra. Even though it was a small one in size,...
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Small Hydro Power Projects in India – Potential and Prospects

July 13, 2009

Climate Change, Decarbonization, Uncategorized
Here's a detailed article on the status and trends for small hydro projects in India; also provided are details on tax incentives available for small...Here's a detailed article on the status and trends for small hydro projects in India; also provided are details on tax incentives available for small...
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Small Hydro Power Programmes in India – from MNES

July 13, 2009

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Detailed inputs on the small hydro power projects in India; from the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, Government of India.What I liked about the...Detailed inputs on the small hydro power projects in India; from the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, Government of India.What I liked about the...
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SJVNL – Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam to Expand into Wind, Solar, Power Trading

June 27, 2010

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SJVNL - Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam - a hydropower major, the business operations of which were earlier limited to Nathpa Jhakri Hydropower station (NJHPS)  in...SJVNL - Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam - a hydropower major, the business operations of which were earlier limited to Nathpa Jhakri Hydropower station (NJHPS)  in...
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Six Lessons from India for Creating a Sustainable Local Food System

November 30, 2009

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We must retrofit our corporate, globalized food system to produce healthful food for local communities. But where do we start? Last year, the author spent...We must retrofit our corporate, globalized food system to produce healthful food for local communities. But where do we start? Last year, the author spent...
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Siva Ventures Enters Wind Energy in India through WinWind

September 15, 2009

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7 Sep 2009NRI industrialist C Sivasankaran promoted Siva Ventures acquired a controlling stake in Finnish wind power company WinWind in 2006. The JV which operates...7 Sep 2009NRI industrialist C Sivasankaran promoted Siva Ventures acquired a controlling stake in Finnish wind power company WinWind in 2006. The JV which operates...
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SIMA Explores Energy Options To Meet Power Demand

October 22, 2009

Uncategorized
Southern India Mills’ Association (SIMA), which represents a large number of textile mills in the organised sector, is exploring various options to meet the energy...Southern India Mills’ Association (SIMA), which represents a large number of textile mills in the organised sector, is exploring various options to meet the energy...
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Siemens to Expand Industrial Steam Turbine Production

July 6, 2009

Uncategorized
Siemens planned to expand its industrial steam turbine production in the state of Gujarat for approximately EUR 40 million and export it to Asian and...Siemens planned to expand its industrial steam turbine production in the state of Gujarat for approximately EUR 40 million and export it to Asian and...
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Siemens India to Grow Environmental Portfolio

November 13, 2009

Uncategorized
Siemens plans to expand its green energy portfolio to enable Euros 25 billion (approximately Rs 1,74,339 crore) savings globally by 2011, with significant carbon dioxide...Siemens plans to expand its green energy portfolio to enable Euros 25 billion (approximately Rs 1,74,339 crore) savings globally by 2011, with significant carbon dioxide...
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Siemens Aquires Transparent Energy Systems, Waste Heat Recovery Co

July 18, 2009

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The venture capital arm of engineering giant Siemens has announced it has bolstered its portfolio of green investments with the acquisition of a stake in...The venture capital arm of engineering giant Siemens has announced it has bolstered its portfolio of green investments with the acquisition of a stake in...
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Sidho-Kanho Park in Jharkhand to Have a “Solar Hut”

August 26, 2009

Uncategorized
To expose youngsters to the world of renewable energy, the Sidho-Kanho Park will open its doors next month. And the highlight of the park is...To expose youngsters to the world of renewable energy, the Sidho-Kanho Park will open its doors next month. And the highlight of the park is...
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SIAM, IOC in Hydrogen Blend CNG for Limiting Auto Pollution

November 24, 2009

Uncategorized
SIAM and Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) have hit upon an ideal blend of 18 per cent hydrogen with CNG in order to produce the least...SIAM and Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) have hit upon an ideal blend of 18 per cent hydrogen with CNG in order to produce the least...
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Shyam Saran – India Can Curb Carbon-Emissions Growth Through 2031

December 4, 2009

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India, the world’s fourth-biggest polluter from burning fossil fuels, can keep its greenhouse-gas emissions growing more slowly than the economy through 2031, a top climate...India, the world’s fourth-biggest polluter from burning fossil fuels, can keep its greenhouse-gas emissions growing more slowly than the economy through 2031, a top climate...
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Shriram EPC Balance-of-plant (BoP) Space

October 21, 2009

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Shriram EPC, the Chennai based construction company, is looking at bidding for projects in the power balance of plant (BoP) space. He said the company...Shriram EPC, the Chennai based construction company, is looking at bidding for projects in the power balance of plant (BoP) space. He said the company...
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Shri Shakti Alternative Energy Ltd

January 18, 2009

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Shri Shakti Alternative Energy Ltd (SSAEL), is a leading Indian company marketing a range of energy efficient gas appliances. The International Finance Corporation, Washington, has...Shri Shakti Alternative Energy Ltd (SSAEL), is a leading Indian company marketing a range of energy efficient gas appliances. The International Finance Corporation, Washington, has...
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Should developing/underdeveloped countries bear the cost of climate change mitigation?

January 3, 2024

Uncategorized
This is a raging debate, and I thought I'd let it rage on LinkedIn as well and get your inputs/comments. A frank discussion between two...This is a raging debate, and I thought I'd let it rage on LinkedIn as well and get your inputs/comments. A frank discussion between two...
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Shimla, Hamirpur in Himachal Pradesh to Become Solar Cities

August 26, 2009

Uncategorized
Aug 24th, 2009The Indian Ministry of New Renewable Energy has agreed in principle to develop Shimla and Hamirpur towns as Solar Cities and Dr. Y.S.Parmar...Aug 24th, 2009The Indian Ministry of New Renewable Energy has agreed in principle to develop Shimla and Hamirpur towns as Solar Cities and Dr. Y.S.Parmar...
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Shale Gas Race Begins – Reliance One of the Players

June 26, 2010

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RIL had acquired two shale gas assets in the US in the last couple of months, and this should not have surprised anyone. There is...RIL had acquired two shale gas assets in the US in the last couple of months, and this should not have surprised anyone. There is...
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SEZs Will Need to Source from Renewable Energy Sources

December 15, 2009

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The Indian government has linked up its biggest investment idea in recent years with Climate change concerns. The commerce and industry ministry on Monday unveiled...The Indian government has linked up its biggest investment idea in recent years with Climate change concerns. The commerce and industry ministry on Monday unveiled...
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Sewage Sludge Gasification Case Study in Rural India

November 2, 2009

Uncategorized
An excellent white paperAn excellent white paper
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SEMI India recommends best practices for Solar Feed-in-Tariffs in India

June 16, 2010

Uncategorized
SEMI (Semiconductor Equipment Materials International)/PV Group, the leading industry association serving the photovoltaic supply chain, organized a panel discussion to discuss its public policy principles...SEMI (Semiconductor Equipment Materials International)/PV Group, the leading industry association serving the photovoltaic supply chain, organized a panel discussion to discuss its public policy principles...
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SEMI India Projects Bright Prospects for Indian Solar PV Industry

November 1, 2009

Uncategorized
The abundant near 300 sunlight days makes Solar Photovoltaic (PV) generation attractive to the country’s energy strategy. Besides the reservoir of brain dexterity has brought...The abundant near 300 sunlight days makes Solar Photovoltaic (PV) generation attractive to the country’s energy strategy. Besides the reservoir of brain dexterity has brought...
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SELCO Solar Pvt. Ltd – Serving India with the Sun

January 20, 2009

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SELCO Solar Pvt. Ltd, a social enterprise established in 1995, provides sustainable energy solutions and services to under-served households and businesses. It was conceived in...SELCO Solar Pvt. Ltd, a social enterprise established in 1995, provides sustainable energy solutions and services to under-served households and businesses. It was conceived in...
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Seakinetics’ Launches Land Acquisition Process for Tamil Nadu Wind Energy Project in India

November 13, 2009

Uncategorized
Press ReleaseTORONTO, ONTARIO-- Nov. 10, 2009 - Seakinetics Corporation reported today that its Chief Operating Officer, Jack Dhaliwal, will be in India this week to...Press ReleaseTORONTO, ONTARIO-- Nov. 10, 2009 - Seakinetics Corporation reported today that its Chief Operating Officer, Jack Dhaliwal, will be in India this week to...
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Seakinetics Tamil Nadu Wind Energy Project in India

July 15, 2009

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Press releaseSeakinetics to Add Tamil Nadu Wind Energy Project in India; Seeks to Diversify and Grow its Green Energy PortfolioToronto, Ontario - Seakinetics Corp will...Press releaseSeakinetics to Add Tamil Nadu Wind Energy Project in India; Seeks to Diversify and Grow its Green Energy PortfolioToronto, Ontario - Seakinetics Corp will...
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Seakinetics Moves to Capture Renewable Energy Opportunities in India

October 30, 2009

Uncategorized
Press releaseTORONTO, ONTARIO - Seakinetics Corporation (www.seakinetics.org) management announced today that under the guidance of its Chief Technology Officer, Jack Dhaliwal, the Company is moving...Press releaseTORONTO, ONTARIO - Seakinetics Corporation (www.seakinetics.org) management announced today that under the guidance of its Chief Technology Officer, Jack Dhaliwal, the Company is moving...
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SDE, Gujarat Govt Tidal Power Project in Limbo

November 2, 2009

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A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed at the Vibrant Gujarat summit earlier this year with the Maharashtra-based Indian subsidiary of SDE Enterprises to set...A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed at the Vibrant Gujarat summit earlier this year with the Maharashtra-based Indian subsidiary of SDE Enterprises to set...
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SDE Energy, India’s Om Se Mantra Wave Energy Project

October 17, 2009

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The idea of producing electricity from ocean currents and waves has been talked about for several years. But now, the idea is becoming more serious...The idea of producing electricity from ocean currents and waves has been talked about for several years. But now, the idea is becoming more serious...
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Scorpio Hybrid from Mahindra

January 9, 2009

Uncategorized
The new hybrid scoprio will look more like a regular scorpio, the powertrain is completely new. It uses diesel-electric parallel hybrid. Mahindra hybridized the scorpio...The new hybrid scoprio will look more like a regular scorpio, the powertrain is completely new. It uses diesel-electric parallel hybrid. Mahindra hybridized the scorpio...
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SCI, CWET Feasibility Study on Indian Offshore Wind Energy Potential

August 9, 2012

Uncategorized
I am asked time and again at conferences about the status of Indian offshore wind power. The short answer is "It's very early days, and...I am asked time and again at conferences about the status of Indian offshore wind power. The short answer is "It's very early days, and...
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Schneider Electric Buys Conzerv Systems in India

July 17, 2009

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Schneider Electric signed an agreement to acquire Conzerv Systems, a leader in energy efficiency solutions in the Indian market. Conzerv caters to industrial and commercial...Schneider Electric signed an agreement to acquire Conzerv Systems, a leader in energy efficiency solutions in the Indian market. Conzerv caters to industrial and commercial...
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Schneider Electric + Plaksha Center for Clean Energy partnership for India decarbonization efforts

December 28, 2023

Uncategorized
Schneider Electric + Plaksha Center for Clean Energy partnership for India decarbonization efforts Showcased at EAI INCLINE - Until today I had not heard...Schneider Electric + Plaksha Center for Clean Energy partnership for India decarbonization efforts Showcased at EAI INCLINE - Until today I had not heard...
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Saudi Arabia to import Indian fuel from Reliance!

February 10, 2009

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Now, this IS odd..Saudi Arabia is to import fuel from India...no, I have not had made a mistake while typing!Saudi Aramco has secured a deal...Now, this IS odd..Saudi Arabia is to import fuel from India...no, I have not had made a mistake while typing!Saudi Aramco has secured a deal...
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Saran Renewable, GERES – Two Indian Finalists for Ashden Awards

June 11, 2009

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India is not new to winning Ashden Awards. So, it is with pride I read two finalists this time from our country.1. Saran Renewable Energy...India is not new to winning Ashden Awards. So, it is with pride I read two finalists this time from our country.1. Saran Renewable Energy...
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Saphon, Tunisian Bladeless Wind Energy Tech Company Looking for Manufacturing Partner

August 8, 2012

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A Tunisia-based company Saphon is looking for partners to mass-produce and market is unique wind energy device that promises not just higher efficiency but lower...A Tunisia-based company Saphon is looking for partners to mass-produce and market is unique wind energy device that promises not just higher efficiency but lower...
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Sandia Labs Investigates Viability of Vertical Axis Wind Turbines for Offshore Use

August 8, 2012

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Albuquerque-based Sandia National Laboratories is conducting comprehensive research into the viability of vertical axis wind turbines (VAWTs) for offshore use. The design, previously considered impractical...Albuquerque-based Sandia National Laboratories is conducting comprehensive research into the viability of vertical axis wind turbines (VAWTs) for offshore use. The design, previously considered impractical...
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Samsung Heavy Industries Builds Pacific Orca, World’s Largest Wind Farm Installation Vessel

August 8, 2012

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Samsung Heavy Industries announced on the 25th that it had successfully built Pacific Orca, the world's largest wind farm installation vessel (WIV), and delivered it...Samsung Heavy Industries announced on the 25th that it had successfully built Pacific Orca, the world's largest wind farm installation vessel (WIV), and delivered it...
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Samaskaara Academy, a Kovai School, Attempts Eco-friendly Learning

August 9, 2012

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Samaskaara Academy runs on an eco-friendly concept ensuring that each and every student blossoms in a clean and green environment. The school was recently awarded...Samaskaara Academy runs on an eco-friendly concept ensuring that each and every student blossoms in a clean and green environment. The school was recently awarded...
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SAIL Looking for Joint Ventures to Fulfil RPO

July 27, 2011

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Read an interesting article in the Business Line today on SAIL (Steel Authority of India Limited) exploring options to float joint ventures with "green" power...Read an interesting article in the Business Line today on SAIL (Steel Authority of India Limited) exploring options to float joint ventures with "green" power...
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SAIL India Gets National Sustainability Award for 2008 from IIM

November 24, 2009

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Steel Authority of India Limited’s Salem Steel Plant has won the prestigious National Sustainability Award for 2008 from the Indian Institute of Metals.Mr Sanak Misra...Steel Authority of India Limited’s Salem Steel Plant has won the prestigious National Sustainability Award for 2008 from the Indian Institute of Metals.Mr Sanak Misra...
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Russian GCE Efficiency Consultant Enters India’n Market

October 30, 2009

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Indo-Russian trade relations got a leg up on Thursday after St Petersburg-based GCE Group announced the launch of India operations. The group provides energy efficiency...Indo-Russian trade relations got a leg up on Thursday after St Petersburg-based GCE Group announced the launch of India operations. The group provides energy efficiency...
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Russia JV may be the answer to India’s energy crisis: CII

April 4, 2009

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Collaboration with Russia in exploration of oil and gas might be the answer to India's energy crisis instead importing fossil fuel from there, a CII...Collaboration with Russia in exploration of oil and gas might be the answer to India's energy crisis instead importing fossil fuel from there, a CII...
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Rural India Gets Biomass Pellet Stoves from WOTR

November 2, 2009

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Background:Cooking and lighting constitute around 75% of the total energy requirement in rural areas. Most of the cooking is done on traditional three stone wood...Background:Cooking and lighting constitute around 75% of the total energy requirement in rural areas. Most of the cooking is done on traditional three stone wood...
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Ruchi Soya, Thermax to Build Fluidised Bed Biomass Gasification Power Plant

August 9, 2012

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Ruchi Soya Industries Ltd (RSIL), India’s largest edible oil player, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Thermax Ltd to set up a one...Ruchi Soya Industries Ltd (RSIL), India’s largest edible oil player, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Thermax Ltd to set up a one...
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Rs 900 Crore IPO by Orient Green Power

June 27, 2010

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Chennai-based Orient Power Company it was planning to raise Rs 900 crores in July to part finance its Rs4,400 crore capex plan. The company is...Chennai-based Orient Power Company it was planning to raise Rs 900 crores in July to part finance its Rs4,400 crore capex plan. The company is...
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Rs 45000 Crores Oil Imports Saved by Cairn-ONGC JV

August 29, 2012

Uncategorized
Read an interesting ad from Cairn ONGC about how their oil recovery efforts are benefitting the country. All right it is PR, and well, it...Read an interesting ad from Cairn ONGC about how their oil recovery efforts are benefitting the country. All right it is PR, and well, it...
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Rooftop Solar Panels on Schools – A tour of worldwide installations

October 2, 2014

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Schools are great places for solar. Not only do they provide many schools a nice, alternative way to generate power. Most schools have that ideallic streak...Schools are great places for solar. Not only do they provide many schools a nice, alternative way to generate power. Most schools have that ideallic streak...
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Rooftop Solar – Lease Model

January 22, 2012

Rooftop Solar, Solar Photovoltaic, Uncategorized
It is no secret that despite the best efforts by the government, the rooftop solar PV segment in India has not really kicked off. The...It is no secret that despite the best efforts by the government, the rooftop solar PV segment in India has not really kicked off. The...
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Rising Cost of Power for Indian Industrial and Commercial Sector

December 22, 2013

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=========================================== Are you looking to get energy security for your company through reduction in the use of diesel, furnace oil, LPG and costly grid power?...=========================================== Are you looking to get energy security for your company through reduction in the use of diesel, furnace oil, LPG and costly grid power?...
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RIL Commissions 1 MW Solar PV Plant in Delhi

June 15, 2010

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An article from RenewableEnergyWorld says that Reliance Industries (RIL) in India has successfully implemented and commissioned a 1-megawatt (MW) solar plant on the roof of...An article from RenewableEnergyWorld says that Reliance Industries (RIL) in India has successfully implemented and commissioned a 1-megawatt (MW) solar plant on the roof of...
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Revised guidelines for selection of JNNSM projects – Invitation for suggestions

June 23, 2011

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The MNRE is inviting suggestions and feedback regarding the selection of projects under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission(JNNSM). These suggestions will be considered while...The MNRE is inviting suggestions and feedback regarding the selection of projects under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission(JNNSM). These suggestions will be considered while...
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Review of Bill Gates’ book “How to avoid a climate disaster”

December 28, 2023

Net Zero by Narsi, Uncategorized
Review of Bill Gates' book "How to avoid a climate disaster" Bill Gates and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation have been doing remarkable work in...Review of Bill Gates' book "How to avoid a climate disaster" Bill Gates and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation have been doing remarkable work in...
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Reva, Northern Lights Energy Partnership for NXR Electric Car to Iceland

November 24, 2009

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Reva Electric Car Company and Northern Lights Energy signed a deal today to bring electric vehicles to Iceland. Reva, as regular readers will know, is...Reva Electric Car Company and Northern Lights Energy signed a deal today to bring electric vehicles to Iceland. Reva, as regular readers will know, is...
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Reva Unveils Plans for 30,000-capacity G-Wiz Production Plant

February 6, 2009

Uncategorized
As conventional car firms the world over announce lay-offs and plant closures, Reva, the India-based electric car manufacturer behind the iconic G-Wiz, has today announced...As conventional car firms the world over announce lay-offs and plant closures, Reva, the India-based electric car manufacturer behind the iconic G-Wiz, has today announced...
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Reva looks at US & Europe Growth through Contract Manufacturing

November 23, 2009

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Bangalore-based Reva sells its cars in 24 countries globally and aims to double its presence to 50 by 2011-12.In its bid to layout an aggressive...Bangalore-based Reva sells its cars in 24 countries globally and aims to double its presence to 50 by 2011-12.In its bid to layout an aggressive...
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Reva Cars and Bavina Cars to Manufacture Green Cars/ Electric Cars

July 16, 2009

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Indian cities are likely to be free from car pollution soon. The reason behind this is the declaration by the Indian companies to manufacture electric...Indian cities are likely to be free from car pollution soon. The reason behind this is the declaration by the Indian companies to manufacture electric...
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Retrofit of U.S. Blades on Schedule – Wind Energy Major Suzlon

May 7, 2009

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Suzlon Energy Ltd said on Monday it is two-thirds of the way through a program to replace its U.S.-installed wind power turbine blades that suffered...Suzlon Energy Ltd said on Monday it is two-thirds of the way through a program to replace its U.S.-installed wind power turbine blades that suffered...
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Research Trends Li-ion Anode/Cathode Material – NMC, LFP, NCA Chemistries for Lithium Ion Batteries

December 22, 2018

E-mobility, Electric Vehicles, Energy Storage in EVs, EV Batteries, Uncategorized
Last Updated: February 2020 by Narasimhan Santhanam This post is a part of EV Next's EV Perspectives. EV Next, a division of EAI, is a leading market intelligence & strategic consulting firm for the...Last Updated: February 2020 by Narasimhan Santhanam This post is a part of EV Next's EV Perspectives. EV Next, a division of EAI, is a leading market intelligence & strategic consulting firm for the...
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REpower Buys Wind Turbine Blade Maker PowerBlades GmbH

August 8, 2012

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In Jan 2012, REpower Systems SE bought the remaining 49% stake in the wind turbine blade manufacturer PowerBlades GmbH from SGL Rotec GmbH & Co....In Jan 2012, REpower Systems SE bought the remaining 49% stake in the wind turbine blade manufacturer PowerBlades GmbH from SGL Rotec GmbH & Co....
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Report on the First Solar REC Trading in India

August 9, 2012

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This is not exactly flash news, just thought it will be interesting for many of you to read a detailed report on the first Solar...This is not exactly flash news, just thought it will be interesting for many of you to read a detailed report on the first Solar...
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Renewtech India 2011 Conference – Day 1

February 23, 2011

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The 3rd International Expo and Summit, Renewtech India 2011 took place at the Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai during the period 17-19 February 2011. The Expo...The 3rd International Expo and Summit, Renewtech India 2011 took place at the Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai during the period 17-19 February 2011. The Expo...
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Renewable Energy World India 2012, New Delhi, April 2012

January 31, 2012

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Renewable Energy World India 2012 Apr 19-21, Delhi Renewable Energy World India 2012 combines with HydroVision India and POWER-GEN India & Central Asia to showcase...Renewable Energy World India 2012 Apr 19-21, Delhi Renewable Energy World India 2012 combines with HydroVision India and POWER-GEN India & Central Asia to showcase...
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Renewable Energy Scenario in India – Comprehensive Data

July 12, 2009

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An excellent Sep 2006 presentation. Tons of useful data and stats on Indian renewable energy sources available.LinkAn excellent Sep 2006 presentation. Tons of useful data and stats on Indian renewable energy sources available.Link
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Renewable Energy Program: Wind, Small Hydro, Biogas Co-Generation and Other Biomass Systems.

January 10, 2009

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It is reported that the Ministry of New & Renewable Energy has been facilitating the implementation of broad spectrum program including harnessing renewable power, renewable...It is reported that the Ministry of New & Renewable Energy has been facilitating the implementation of broad spectrum program including harnessing renewable power, renewable...
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Renewable Energy Plans for India

January 13, 2009

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TARGETS FOR 10TH FIVE YEAR PLAN (2002-2007) Wind Power – 1500 MWSmall Hydro Power – 600 MWBiomass Power/Co-generation/Gasification – 775 MWSolar PV Power – 5...TARGETS FOR 10TH FIVE YEAR PLAN (2002-2007) Wind Power – 1500 MWSmall Hydro Power – 600 MWBiomass Power/Co-generation/Gasification – 775 MWSolar PV Power – 5...
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Renewable Energy Investments Rise to $260 Billion

January 20, 2012

Rooftop Solar, Solar Photovoltaic, Uncategorized, Wind Energy
Over the course of 2011, investments in renewable energy rose by about 5% to $260 billion, up from $247 billion in 2010 and $186.5 billion...Over the course of 2011, investments in renewable energy rose by about 5% to $260 billion, up from $247 billion in 2010 and $186.5 billion...
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Renewable Energy Investment Trends in India

September 4, 2010

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I was on a hunt on an assignment that required researching on the renewable energy investment trends in India. While doing that, I came across...I was on a hunt on an assignment that required researching on the renewable energy investment trends in India. While doing that, I came across...
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Renewable Energy Investment in India Grew 12 % in 2008 – UNEP

June 9, 2009

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According to the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), in 2008, $3.7 billion was invested in the renewable energy sector in the country. Regarding the financial...According to the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), in 2008, $3.7 billion was invested in the renewable energy sector in the country. Regarding the financial...
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Renewable Energy Investment in India

January 12, 2009

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Solitaire Energy, Vestas Wind Energy Technology, Suzlon Gujarat Windpark, Next Gen Syndicate, Astonfield Solar, Wellspun Urja, Enercon India Ltd, Moser Baer Energy, Caritas International and...Solitaire Energy, Vestas Wind Energy Technology, Suzlon Gujarat Windpark, Next Gen Syndicate, Astonfield Solar, Wellspun Urja, Enercon India Ltd, Moser Baer Energy, Caritas International and...
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Renewable Energy Increases in India 2007-2012

June 16, 2009

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Where will the largest increases in renewable energy come from in India during the next few years? To answer this, I did a bit of...Where will the largest increases in renewable energy come from in India during the next few years? To answer this, I did a bit of...
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Renewable Energy Funding – Project Finance or Financing with Recourse?

October 25, 2010

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Project finance is the long term financing  of infrastructure and industrial projects based upon the projected cash flows of the project rather than the balance...Project finance is the long term financing  of infrastructure and industrial projects based upon the projected cash flows of the project rather than the balance...
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Renewable Energy Certificates to Sell Power to States, Industries and Trading Centers

July 15, 2009

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The Forum of Regulators (FOR), an electricity regulatory body has introduced renewable energy certificates for renewable energy generators with capacity untied in power purchase agreements...The Forum of Regulators (FOR), an electricity regulatory body has introduced renewable energy certificates for renewable energy generators with capacity untied in power purchase agreements...
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Renewable Energy Certificates (REC) trading takes off in India

March 31, 2011

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The trading of Renewable Energy Certificates (REC), one of the key growth drivers for the Renewable energy industry, has successfully started in India. The RECs...The trading of Renewable Energy Certificates (REC), one of the key growth drivers for the Renewable energy industry, has successfully started in India. The RECs...
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Renewable Energy Certificate (REC) trading for May 2011

May 26, 2011

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The REC trading for May 2011 took place on 25th May (Last Wednesday of the month). The following are the details of the REC trading...The REC trading for May 2011 took place on 25th May (Last Wednesday of the month). The following are the details of the REC trading...
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Renewable Energy and Cleantech Careers – Perspectives from Indian Engineers and Management Professionals

October 11, 2010

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Last week, I had the opportunity to meet a wide range of youngsters from all over India (Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Bangalore and of course Chennai)...Last week, I had the opportunity to meet a wide range of youngsters from all over India (Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Bangalore and of course Chennai)...
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Renewable Asia – Palace Grounds, Bengaluru, February 2012

January 31, 2012

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Renewable Asia - Bengaluru 16 Feb 2012 | Thursday to 19 Feb 2012 Renewable Asia is regarded as one of the most focused events that...Renewable Asia - Bengaluru 16 Feb 2012 | Thursday to 19 Feb 2012 Renewable Asia is regarded as one of the most focused events that...
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Reliance makes India’s maiden carbon neutral crude purchase

December 28, 2023

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Reliance makes India's maiden carbon neutral crude purchase Reliance Industries Limited recently purchased carbon neutral crude. If you are wondering how on earth this is...Reliance makes India's maiden carbon neutral crude purchase Reliance Industries Limited recently purchased carbon neutral crude. If you are wondering how on earth this is...
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Reliance Life Sciences to Expand Biofuel Production in India

July 6, 2009

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March 2009 news itemReliance Life Sciences (RLS) announced plans to build crushing and extraction facilities to produce more than one lakh metric tons (100,000 metric...March 2009 news itemReliance Life Sciences (RLS) announced plans to build crushing and extraction facilities to produce more than one lakh metric tons (100,000 metric...
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Reliance KG-D6 Gas Fields Finds To Save Billions for India

July 17, 2009

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In a recent announcement, Morgan Stanley said the that recent natural gas finds by Reliance Industries in the KG-D6 gas fields and the expected subsequent...In a recent announcement, Morgan Stanley said the that recent natural gas finds by Reliance Industries in the KG-D6 gas fields and the expected subsequent...
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Reliance Industries Ltd Explores Solar Energy

December 10, 2009

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Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) is quietly working on a plan to harness solar energy.The segment is a new growth driver outlined by the management at...Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) is quietly working on a plan to harness solar energy.The segment is a new growth driver outlined by the management at...
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Reliance Industries expected to begin production of natural gas from its Krishna-Godavari (KG) block D-6

March 27, 2009

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Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) is expected to begin production of natural gas from its Krishna-Godavari (KG) block D-6 soon.Industry analysts are, understandably, excited about the...Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) is expected to begin production of natural gas from its Krishna-Godavari (KG) block D-6 soon.Industry analysts are, understandably, excited about the...
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Reliance Extracts Natural Gas from Bay of Bengal

April 3, 2009

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The Indian company Reliance Industries has started pumping natural gas from a massive deep-sea field in the Bay of Bengal off India's eastern coast.Eventually it...The Indian company Reliance Industries has started pumping natural gas from a massive deep-sea field in the Bay of Bengal off India's eastern coast.Eventually it...
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Reliance expected to begin production of natural gas from Krishna-Godavariblock D-6

March 27, 2009

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Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) is expected to begin production of natural gas from its Krishna-Godavari (KG) block D-6 soon.Industry analysts are, understandably, excited about the...Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) is expected to begin production of natural gas from its Krishna-Godavari (KG) block D-6 soon.Industry analysts are, understandably, excited about the...
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Regardless of which side we take in the Russo-Ukraine war

January 3, 2024

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Regardless of which side we take in the Russo-Ukraine war there's one thing we all have to agree on, and that's Russia's bargaining power owing...Regardless of which side we take in the Russo-Ukraine war there's one thing we all have to agree on, and that's Russia's bargaining power owing...
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Refex Energy, Gujarat Govt Sign MoU for 50 MW Solar Plant

January 21, 2009

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Refex Energy, based in Mumbai and part of Chennai-based Refex refrigerants, a BSE listed company , is setting up a 50 MW solar PV power...Refex Energy, based in Mumbai and part of Chennai-based Refex refrigerants, a BSE listed company , is setting up a 50 MW solar PV power...
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Reducing Cost of Solar Power is My Priority: Farooq Abdullah

August 27, 2009

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August 20,2009 Minister for New and Renewable Energy Farooq Abdullah today said that bringing down the RLS cost of solar power generation is his priority....August 20,2009 Minister for New and Renewable Energy Farooq Abdullah today said that bringing down the RLS cost of solar power generation is his priority....
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RedBus from Clidemy

December 20, 2023

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RedBus from Clidemy 𝘙𝘦𝘥𝘦𝘴𝘪𝘨𝘯𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘣𝘶𝘴𝘪𝘯𝘦𝘴𝘴𝘦𝘴 𝘧𝘰𝘳 𝘤𝘭𝘪𝘮𝘢𝘵𝘦 At CliDemy - the Climate Academy, based on our studies and research, we had come up with three...RedBus from Clidemy 𝘙𝘦𝘥𝘦𝘴𝘪𝘨𝘯𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘣𝘶𝘴𝘪𝘯𝘦𝘴𝘴𝘦𝘴 𝘧𝘰𝘳 𝘤𝘭𝘪𝘮𝘢𝘵𝘦 At CliDemy - the Climate Academy, based on our studies and research, we had come up with three...
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Recycling and Reuse of Solid Waste, esp MSW, in India

September 4, 2010

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Solid waste management is fast turning out to be one of the biggest headaches for urban centers worldwide, as well as in India. I thought...Solid waste management is fast turning out to be one of the biggest headaches for urban centers worldwide, as well as in India. I thought...
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REC Trading – June 2011

July 1, 2011

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The REC trading for the month of June 2011 took place on 29th June. Indian Energy Exchange (IEX) once again saw the majority of trading...The REC trading for the month of June 2011 took place on 29th June. Indian Energy Exchange (IEX) once again saw the majority of trading...
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REBEL from Clidemy

December 20, 2023

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REBEL from Clidemy Instilling in leaders a sense of purpose towards the planet At CliDemy - the Climate Academy , we had been undertaking quite...REBEL from Clidemy Instilling in leaders a sense of purpose towards the planet At CliDemy - the Climate Academy , we had been undertaking quite...
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REaction 2012 – World’s Most Interactive Renewable Energy Conference

March 23, 2012

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EAI will be organizing REaction 2012, a renewable energy conference with a difference. This will be the most interactive renewable energy conference ever. By enabling...EAI will be organizing REaction 2012, a renewable energy conference with a difference. This will be the most interactive renewable energy conference ever. By enabling...
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REaction 2012 – The Good and…the Not So Good

July 31, 2012

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At long last, REaction 2012 started and ended - Jul 26-28. In a way, it was a relief, because despite the occasional hiccups, the event...At long last, REaction 2012 started and ended - Jul 26-28. In a way, it was a relief, because despite the occasional hiccups, the event...
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Rashtrapati Bhavan Gets Greener

July 27, 2009

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Rashtrapati Bhavan celebrated the first anniversary of Roshini, an initiative undertaken by the President last year to make the President’s Estate green and energy-efficient. The...Rashtrapati Bhavan celebrated the first anniversary of Roshini, an initiative undertaken by the President last year to make the President’s Estate green and energy-efficient. The...
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Rare achievement by India’s Solar Module Industry

June 14, 2010

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It was a rare first for the solar module industry of India, when the Indian company Hind High Vacuum Company Pvt. Ltd. (HHV) signed a...It was a rare first for the solar module industry of India, when the Indian company Hind High Vacuum Company Pvt. Ltd. (HHV) signed a...
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Ramky Group Bags CMDA Chennai Waste Management Deal

November 7, 2009

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The Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA) recently signed an integrated solid waste management project deal with Hyderabad-based Ramky Group to maintain the 60-acre fruits and...The Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA) recently signed an integrated solid waste management project deal with Hyderabad-based Ramky Group to maintain the 60-acre fruits and...
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Ramky Enviro Bag Biogas Koyambedu, Chennai Waste-Biogas Project

November 23, 2009

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Chennai market’s organic waste to be processed for power under new 12-year agreement between local development authority and Ramky Enviro Engineers.The Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority...Chennai market’s organic waste to be processed for power under new 12-year agreement between local development authority and Ramky Enviro Engineers.The Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority...
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Railways becomes the focus of India’s solar ambitions easing country’s energy burden

February 6, 2017

Solar Energy, Solar Photovoltaic, Uncategorized
Indian Railways is the fourth largest route network in the world connecting over 8000 stations. Calculations for the year 2015 Indian Railways show that it...Indian Railways is the fourth largest route network in the world connecting over 8000 stations. Calculations for the year 2015 Indian Railways show that it...
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Radhika Choudary of Freyr Energy – Clidemy Interview

May 5, 2023

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Radhika Choudary of Freyr Energy - Clidemy Interview 𝘞𝘩𝘢𝘵 𝘴𝘬𝘪𝘭𝘭𝘴 & 𝘵𝘢𝘭𝘦𝘯𝘵 𝘥𝘰 𝘤𝘭𝘪𝘮𝘢𝘵𝘦 𝘵𝘦𝘤𝘩 𝘧𝘪𝘳𝘮𝘴 𝘭𝘰𝘰𝘬 𝘧𝘰𝘳? - Answers from a solar power startup...Radhika Choudary of Freyr Energy - Clidemy Interview 𝘞𝘩𝘢𝘵 𝘴𝘬𝘪𝘭𝘭𝘴 & 𝘵𝘢𝘭𝘦𝘯𝘵 𝘥𝘰 𝘤𝘭𝘪𝘮𝘢𝘵𝘦 𝘵𝘦𝘤𝘩 𝘧𝘪𝘳𝘮𝘴 𝘭𝘰𝘰𝘬 𝘧𝘰𝘳? - Answers from a solar power startup...
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Quali5 for Climate Startups – from Clidemy

December 20, 2023

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Quali5 for Climate Startups - from Clidemy 𝘊𝘭𝘪𝘥𝘦𝘮𝘺 𝘸𝘪𝘭𝘭 𝘩𝘦𝘭𝘱 𝘺𝘰𝘶 𝘱𝘰𝘸𝘦𝘳𝘧𝘶𝘭𝘭𝘺 𝘤𝘰𝘮𝘮𝘶𝘯𝘪𝘤𝘢𝘵𝘦 𝘸𝘩𝘢𝘵 𝘺𝘰𝘶 𝘪𝘯 𝘫𝘶𝘴𝘵 5 𝘴𝘭𝘪𝘥𝘦𝘴. 𝘈𝘯𝘥 𝘢𝘵 𝘯𝘰 𝘤𝘰𝘴𝘵! Time and...Quali5 for Climate Startups - from Clidemy 𝘊𝘭𝘪𝘥𝘦𝘮𝘺 𝘸𝘪𝘭𝘭 𝘩𝘦𝘭𝘱 𝘺𝘰𝘶 𝘱𝘰𝘸𝘦𝘳𝘧𝘶𝘭𝘭𝘺 𝘤𝘰𝘮𝘮𝘶𝘯𝘪𝘤𝘢𝘵𝘦 𝘸𝘩𝘢𝘵 𝘺𝘰𝘶 𝘪𝘯 𝘫𝘶𝘴𝘵 5 𝘴𝘭𝘪𝘥𝘦𝘴. 𝘈𝘯𝘥 𝘢𝘵 𝘯𝘰 𝘤𝘰𝘴𝘵! Time and...
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PWC reports increased deals in wind, solar energy sector in India

February 6, 2009

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Merger and acquisition deals in the solar energy sector has witnessed renewed interest from wider industrial players, seeking an early entry and scaling up of...Merger and acquisition deals in the solar energy sector has witnessed renewed interest from wider industrial players, seeking an early entry and scaling up of...
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PV Solar Gaining Prominence in India

November 1, 2009

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India's PV plans are ramping up noticeably and seem likely to prosper. The latest move is KSK Surya's commitment to purchase two SunFab amorphous silicon...India's PV plans are ramping up noticeably and seem likely to prosper. The latest move is KSK Surya's commitment to purchase two SunFab amorphous silicon...
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Putting Oil Back into Ground for Decarbonization – Climpact from Clidemy

December 20, 2023

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Putting Oil Back into Ground for Decarbonization - Climpact from Clidemy Climpact from CliDemy - the Climate Academy provides curated updates on actions & solutions...Putting Oil Back into Ground for Decarbonization - Climpact from Clidemy Climpact from CliDemy - the Climate Academy provides curated updates on actions & solutions...
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Purse or purpose?

January 5, 2024

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Purse or purpose? 𝐀𝐬 𝐚 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐮𝐩, 𝐰𝐨𝐮𝐥𝐝 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐰𝐚𝐧𝐭 𝐭𝐨 𝐟𝐨𝐜𝐮𝐬 𝐨𝐧 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐩𝐮𝐫𝐬𝐞 𝐨𝐫 𝐩𝐮𝐫𝐩𝐨𝐬𝐞? I know I'm beginning to wax a bit poetic...Purse or purpose? 𝐀𝐬 𝐚 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐮𝐩, 𝐰𝐨𝐮𝐥𝐝 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐰𝐚𝐧𝐭 𝐭𝐨 𝐟𝐨𝐜𝐮𝐬 𝐨𝐧 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐩𝐮𝐫𝐬𝐞 𝐨𝐫 𝐩𝐮𝐫𝐩𝐨𝐬𝐞? I know I'm beginning to wax a bit poetic...
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Punjab Steel Plants Look at Wind Energy Projects

June 26, 2010

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A number of small and medium enterprises in Punjab are putting up wind energy plants. While they are on record stating that they are doing...A number of small and medium enterprises in Punjab are putting up wind energy plants. While they are on record stating that they are doing...
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Punjab Steel Industry to Have 1 Day Power Cut Every Week

June 21, 2010

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A day of power cut for an industry as power heavy as steel! That's a heck of a lot. But that's precisely what the Punjab...A day of power cut for an industry as power heavy as steel! That's a heck of a lot. But that's precisely what the Punjab...
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Punjab Indian Sugar Mills to Install Cogeneration Plants

November 1, 2009

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Punjab officials have approved a plan to have nine ailing sugar mills in the state produce green energy via cogeneration facilities.The co-operative-owned mills, which will...Punjab officials have approved a plan to have nine ailing sugar mills in the state produce green energy via cogeneration facilities.The co-operative-owned mills, which will...
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PuneCleanTech, IOC’s RE Plans, Urban Indian Challenge

September 4, 2010

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PuneCleanTech to bring cheer to clean tech start ups - Start ups in the field of clean technology have a reason to smile with an...PuneCleanTech to bring cheer to clean tech start ups - Start ups in the field of clean technology have a reason to smile with an...
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Pune Model of MSW Management More Socially Relevant than Varanasi Model

August 29, 2012

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Is the Pune model of solid waste management more sustainable than the one in Varanasi? A report by German scholars Judith Wolf and Fabian Schroth...Is the Pune model of solid waste management more sustainable than the one in Varanasi? A report by German scholars Judith Wolf and Fabian Schroth...
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Prominent Wind Energy Companies in India – Wind Farm Developers

October 24, 2009

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Some prominent wind energy Indian wind energy companies. These companies can set up wind farms by being a turnkey supplier.Suzlon Energy LtdRRB Energy LtdNEPC India...Some prominent wind energy Indian wind energy companies. These companies can set up wind farms by being a turnkey supplier.Suzlon Energy LtdRRB Energy LtdNEPC India...
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Prominent Solar Energy Corporate Investments in India

June 12, 2009

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In addition to the well-known efforts made by Tata-BP, Moser Baer and so on, here are a few more notable solar energy ventures in India,...In addition to the well-known efforts made by Tata-BP, Moser Baer and so on, here are a few more notable solar energy ventures in India,...
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Pro SOLAR Conference 2016

August 8, 2016

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Pro SOLAR Conference 2016 Eco Sure Events proudly announces the 2nd Edition of Pro SOLAR Conference Conference will be a key catalyst in facilitating solar...Pro SOLAR Conference 2016 Eco Sure Events proudly announces the 2nd Edition of Pro SOLAR Conference Conference will be a key catalyst in facilitating solar...
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Private Sector Entry into Nuclear Energy – India to Go Slow

October 22, 2009

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Government officials said that the alternative strategy to tide over the paucity of funds and ramp up execution capability for new Light Water Reactor based...Government officials said that the alternative strategy to tide over the paucity of funds and ramp up execution capability for new Light Water Reactor based...
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Private Participation in Coal Mining

July 6, 2009

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20 Jun, 2009Indian government is planning to open up coal mining to private sectors without restriction of captive use and expected to invest Rs 118,000...20 Jun, 2009Indian government is planning to open up coal mining to private sectors without restriction of captive use and expected to invest Rs 118,000...
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Private Firms Leading in Conventional Power Generation in India

July 27, 2011

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An item in The Economic Times (Jul 27 2011) caught my interest. This was about the fact that the private sector power generation firms were...An item in The Economic Times (Jul 27 2011) caught my interest. This was about the fact that the private sector power generation firms were...
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Private Equity Workshop – Investing and Lending in Energy and Infrastructure Industry

March 1, 2010

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Date and Venue: 11th - 12th March, 2010, Taj Mahal Hotel, New Delhi Private Equity Pro Partners is organising a two day Private equity workshop...Date and Venue: 11th - 12th March, 2010, Taj Mahal Hotel, New Delhi Private Equity Pro Partners is organising a two day Private equity workshop...
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Prithvi Sustainability Fund Latest to Enter Cleantech Space

November 1, 2009

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Prithvi Sustainability Innovation and Technology Fund, with a proposed corpus of $150 million, is the newest fund set to make India-centric investments in companies that...Prithvi Sustainability Innovation and Technology Fund, with a proposed corpus of $150 million, is the newest fund set to make India-centric investments in companies that...
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Prices of Electric Cars – Global – Cost of Electric Cars, Electric Buses – Tesla, Nissan, Toyota, BMW, BYD, Volt, Bolt, Honda

December 22, 2018

Electric Cars, Uncategorized
== Looking for expert advice on EVs in India? Talk to EAI's EVNext team for market & strategic inputs. Know more Wish to know everything about India's EV market from...== Looking for expert advice on EVs in India? Talk to EAI's EVNext team for market & strategic inputs. Know more Wish to know everything about India's EV market from...
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Price of Ethanol at Rs 27 per litre for blended fuel

April 26, 2010

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Ethanol manufacturers have welcomed the recent Empowered Group of Ministers’ (EGoM’s) decision to fix a price of Rs 27 per litre for ethanol that will...Ethanol manufacturers have welcomed the recent Empowered Group of Ministers’ (EGoM’s) decision to fix a price of Rs 27 per litre for ethanol that will...
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Price of an Electric Car – Percentage Break Up by Component – Batteries, Charger, Motor

December 22, 2018

E-mobility, Electric Cars, Electric Cars, Electric Vehicle Segments, EV OEMs, Uncategorized
Last updated: Feb 2020 by Narasimhan Santhanam This post is a part of EV Next's EV Perspectives. EV Next, a division of EAI, is a leading market intelligence & strategic consulting firm for the...Last updated: Feb 2020 by Narasimhan Santhanam This post is a part of EV Next's EV Perspectives. EV Next, a division of EAI, is a leading market intelligence & strategic consulting firm for the...
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Prevent AC Fire Accidents with this ASSET

November 21, 2016

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  A recent article on a fire break-out incident in a commercial complex at Anna Salai, Chennai – once again brought into our attention the...  A recent article on a fire break-out incident in a commercial complex at Anna Salai, Chennai – once again brought into our attention the...
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Pre-Bid Meeting with Prospective Bidders for Solar PV & Solar Thermal Projects under JNNSM

September 6, 2010

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Pre-Bid Meeting with Prospective Bidders for selection of Solar PV & Solar Thermal Projects under JNNSM 28th August 2010 Details discussed at the pre-bid meeting...Pre-Bid Meeting with Prospective Bidders for selection of Solar PV & Solar Thermal Projects under JNNSM 28th August 2010 Details discussed at the pre-bid meeting...
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Praj Industries Technology for Europe’s Large Bio-Ethanol Plants

January 23, 2009

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Pune-based Praj Industries will work with a consortium of leading United Kingdom based companies to construct one of the largest bio-ethanol plants in Europe. The...Pune-based Praj Industries will work with a consortium of leading United Kingdom based companies to construct one of the largest bio-ethanol plants in Europe. The...
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Power-hungry India close to 1 Lakh MW demand

September 25, 2009

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Power demand in the country touched an all-time high of 99,027 MW recently and is poised to top 100,000 MW shortly. The new peak demand...Power demand in the country touched an all-time high of 99,027 MW recently and is poised to top 100,000 MW shortly. The new peak demand...
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POWER-GEN India & Central Asia 2012 – Pragati Maidan, Delhi, April 2012

January 31, 2012

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POWER-GEN India & Central Asia 2012 19 Apr 2012 | Thursday to 21 Apr 2012 Pragati Maidan Exhibition Centre Pragati Bhawan, Pragati Maidan POWER-GEN India...POWER-GEN India & Central Asia 2012 19 Apr 2012 | Thursday to 21 Apr 2012 Pragati Maidan Exhibition Centre Pragati Bhawan, Pragati Maidan POWER-GEN India...
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Power trading in India still at nascent stage: Study

December 15, 2009

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A recent study of the power sector has opined that the power trading in India is still at nascent stage.According to a study conducted by...A recent study of the power sector has opined that the power trading in India is still at nascent stage.According to a study conducted by...
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Power Theft Leaves Power Distributors in Loss

July 6, 2009

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July 4th, 2009Power theft is extensive in India, particularly, in New Delhi it is a big problem today. More than half of the electricity generated...July 4th, 2009Power theft is extensive in India, particularly, in New Delhi it is a big problem today. More than half of the electricity generated...
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Power Generation Projects: Additional 3,160 Mw Nuclear Power by 2012

July 6, 2009

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Wednesday, July 1, 2009Currently, about 3-4 per cent of total power generation capacity in the country comes from nuclear power produced by Nuclear Power Corporation...Wednesday, July 1, 2009Currently, about 3-4 per cent of total power generation capacity in the country comes from nuclear power produced by Nuclear Power Corporation...
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Power Eqpt Cos Alstom, Toshiba Setting Base in India

July 28, 2009

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In order that Indian power sector gets easier access to power generation machinery and equipments, power companies such as Alstom and Toshiba will set up...In order that Indian power sector gets easier access to power generation machinery and equipments, power companies such as Alstom and Toshiba will set up...
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Power Cuts in India – Are they Here to Stay?

December 22, 2013

Electricity Generation and Transmission, Uncategorized
Indian industry has been battling load sheddings from power utilities for many years now. Of course, some states are much worse than others in this...Indian industry has been battling load sheddings from power utilities for many years now. Of course, some states are much worse than others in this...
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Potential Sites for Tidal Energy in India

May 10, 2009

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Some potential sites for tapping tidal energy are in the Gulf of Kutch and the Gulf of Cambay in Gujarat, and the Delta of the...Some potential sites for tapping tidal energy are in the Gulf of Kutch and the Gulf of Cambay in Gujarat, and the Delta of the...
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Potential for OTEC (Ocean Thermal) in India

September 11, 2010

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Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) utilizes the energy potential created by temperature difference between sun-warmed surface water and colder parts at the bottom to generate...Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) utilizes the energy potential created by temperature difference between sun-warmed surface water and colder parts at the bottom to generate...
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Portable Solar Converters, Green Ahmedabad, Asian Cleantech Investments

September 4, 2010

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Portable solar converters in the works at NCL - Scientists at the Pune-based National Chemical Laboratory, a premier agency of the Council of Scientific and...Portable solar converters in the works at NCL - Scientists at the Pune-based National Chemical Laboratory, a premier agency of the Council of Scientific and...
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Portable solar converters made of Plastic

June 17, 2010

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Scientists at the Pune-based National Chemical Laboratory, a premier agency of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), are working on plastic cells to...Scientists at the Pune-based National Chemical Laboratory, a premier agency of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), are working on plastic cells to...
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Plug India Reaches Fuel Cell Manufacturing Agreement with SFO Tech

November 7, 2009

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SFO Technologies, a company based in Bangalore, India, signed an agreement with a Plug Power affiliate to manufacture and supply Plug’s GenSys fuel cell systems...SFO Technologies, a company based in Bangalore, India, signed an agreement with a Plug Power affiliate to manufacture and supply Plug’s GenSys fuel cell systems...
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Plans to Set up Wind Mills Canceled in Karnataka

July 15, 2009

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Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Ltd. (KREDL) currently generates about 1500 MW of wind energy against the target of 9,000 MW. The government gave permissions to...Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Ltd. (KREDL) currently generates about 1500 MW of wind energy against the target of 9,000 MW. The government gave permissions to...
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Plans to Introduce CNG, Biodiesel as fuels

July 18, 2009

Climate Change, Decarbonization, Uncategorized
The Indian Railways is planning to introduce compressed natural gas (CNG) and bio diesel as locomotive fuels, aiming to cut down on pollution, minister of...The Indian Railways is planning to introduce compressed natural gas (CNG) and bio diesel as locomotive fuels, aiming to cut down on pollution, minister of...
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Plans on to Make Chennai the Greenest Indian City

June 11, 2009

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I live in Chennai, so I should have heard this earlier, but had not. Well, I indeed do see Chennai becoming greener, at least in...I live in Chennai, so I should have heard this earlier, but had not. Well, I indeed do see Chennai becoming greener, at least in...
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Piped Gas, CNG for Kitchens and Vehicles in India

February 9, 2009

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No more heavy and clumsy cylinders for kitchens. Supply of piped gas to households and CNG (compressed natural gas) to vehicles is all set to...No more heavy and clumsy cylinders for kitchens. Supply of piped gas to households and CNG (compressed natural gas) to vehicles is all set to...
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Pioneering Solar PV Power Plants in India

July 1, 2010

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The experiences of Azure Power Inderpeet Wadhwa became the first entrepreneur to supply electricity to a Village in north India, 40 km from Amritsar. On...The experiences of Azure Power Inderpeet Wadhwa became the first entrepreneur to supply electricity to a Village in north India, 40 km from Amritsar. On...
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Photon Energy installs 3MW Solar PV plant in India

June 16, 2010

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Photon Energy Systems' 3MW PV plant in India is being hailed as the largest capacity PV plant in the country. The new plant, which supplies...Photon Energy Systems' 3MW PV plant in India is being hailed as the largest capacity PV plant in the country. The new plant, which supplies...
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Petroalgae Announces Partnership with Indian Oil Corporation for Algae Fuels

November 6, 2009

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Press releasePetroAlgae to Partner with India’s Largest Energy Company to Deploy Micro-crop to Renewable Fuel TechnologyMELBOURNE, Fla. – November 3, 2009 – PetroAlgae Inc. (OTCBB:...Press releasePetroAlgae to Partner with India’s Largest Energy Company to Deploy Micro-crop to Renewable Fuel TechnologyMELBOURNE, Fla. – November 3, 2009 – PetroAlgae Inc. (OTCBB:...
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Pepsi Working to Improve Irrigation, Farming Practises in India

November 21, 2010

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It was a nice feeling for me to read earlier today an article by Sanjeev Chada, the CEO of PepsiCo India, on how Pepsi is...It was a nice feeling for me to read earlier today an article by Sanjeev Chada, the CEO of PepsiCo India, on how Pepsi is...
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Passion Nation from Clidemy – Let a thousand passionate climate professionals bloom

December 20, 2023

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Passion Nation from Clidemy - Let a thousand passionate climate professionals bloom CliDemy - the Climate Academy will be running a unique experiment from Oct...Passion Nation from Clidemy - Let a thousand passionate climate professionals bloom CliDemy - the Climate Academy will be running a unique experiment from Oct...
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Pan IIT Vertically Integrated Solar Energy Initiative

November 20, 2009

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The concept: Vertically integrated solar energy initiative for generation and delivery of 1 MW power, 8 hours a day. This is a PAN-IIT initiative for...The concept: Vertically integrated solar energy initiative for generation and delivery of 1 MW power, 8 hours a day. This is a PAN-IIT initiative for...
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Padma Vibhushan for Anil Kakodkar, Sundarlal Bahuguna

January 27, 2009

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The year's list of Padma Vibhushan awardees include the chairman of India's Atomic Energy Commission, Dr Anil Kakodkar...that's wonderful!His bio: "Anil Kakodkar was born in...The year's list of Padma Vibhushan awardees include the chairman of India's Atomic Energy Commission, Dr Anil Kakodkar...that's wonderful!His bio: "Anil Kakodkar was born in...
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P2 Solar to Build Solar Power Station in Punjab

August 27, 2009

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P2 Solar has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with a Punjab Government Agency to build a 25 MW Solar Power Station in the Indian...P2 Solar has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with a Punjab Government Agency to build a 25 MW Solar Power Station in the Indian...
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Over 200 Speakers and 15,000 Trade Visitors Attend the 5th Renewable Energy India 2011 Expo

August 23, 2011

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Here is the press release from the Exhibitions India Group on the event: (and oh, by the way, EAI released the EAI India Renewable Energy...Here is the press release from the Exhibitions India Group on the event: (and oh, by the way, EAI released the EAI India Renewable Energy...
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Orissa STC approves Solar, Biomass Plants

June 17, 2010

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Business Standard reports that the renewable energy sector in Orissa is likely to get a boost with many private entrepreneurs showing interest to set up...Business Standard reports that the renewable energy sector in Orissa is likely to get a boost with many private entrepreneurs showing interest to set up...
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Orissa Plans Jatropha Cultivation for Biodiesel & Jobs

May 7, 2009

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Orissa government plans massive project to use jatropha plantations to guarantee rural jobs. The government is preparing a master plan to use jatropha plantations to...Orissa government plans massive project to use jatropha plantations to guarantee rural jobs. The government is preparing a master plan to use jatropha plantations to...
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Orissa Aims for Electricity from Bio-mass, Solar

September 25, 2009

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September 25, 2009In a bid to exploit the available potential in the bio-mass sector, the Orissa government has approved two more bio-mass based power projects...September 25, 2009In a bid to exploit the available potential in the bio-mass sector, the Orissa government has approved two more bio-mass based power projects...
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Original and Incremental Innovations in the Wind Industry

September 4, 2010

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While solar PV could be hogging all the limelight owing to the National Solar Mission, wind industry is by far the most important renewable energy...While solar PV could be hogging all the limelight owing to the National Solar Mission, wind industry is by far the most important renewable energy...
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Oriental Green Power (OGP) ties up Rs 400 crore for six power plants

June 17, 2009

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Oriental Green Power (OGP), a renewable energy generation company promoted by Chennai-based Shriram EPC, has achieved Rs 400-crore financial closure for six bio-mass based power...Oriental Green Power (OGP), a renewable energy generation company promoted by Chennai-based Shriram EPC, has achieved Rs 400-crore financial closure for six bio-mass based power...
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Organic food market in India growing at over 20% CAGR

August 29, 2012

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In an encouraging sign for the country's sustainable business entrepreneurs, a recent report has estimated that the organic food market in India is growing at...In an encouraging sign for the country's sustainable business entrepreneurs, a recent report has estimated that the organic food market in India is growing at...
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Opportunities for Small Indian Entrepreneurs in Solar Energy

April 26, 2010

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In the past two days alone, four entrepreneurs called from different parts of the country enquiring what types of opportunities were available to them in...In the past two days alone, four entrepreneurs called from different parts of the country enquiring what types of opportunities were available to them in...
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ONGC to invest Rs 50,000 Crores in E&P

September 25, 2009

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24 Sep 2009Oil & Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), India’s largest energy explorer, will begin oil production from a cluster of fields in the east coast...24 Sep 2009Oil & Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), India’s largest energy explorer, will begin oil production from a cluster of fields in the east coast...
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ONGC TERI Biotech Limited (OTBL) to use “Oilzapper technology” in Assam to treat hazardous oil spill

June 16, 2009

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TERI with the support from Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Government of India, has developed a bacterial product known as ‘Oilzapper’ to clean up oil spills...TERI with the support from Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Government of India, has developed a bacterial product known as ‘Oilzapper’ to clean up oil spills...
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ONGC India to start sub surface exploration for Uranium

April 30, 2009

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Oil exploration major ONGC said it has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Uranium Corporation of India for sub surface exploration of Uranium.The sub...Oil exploration major ONGC said it has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Uranium Corporation of India for sub surface exploration of Uranium.The sub...
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ONGC Eyes Shale Gas in India, Pilot to Start in 2011

November 7, 2009

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Shale gas is a form of natural gas found in rocks called Shale. North America is the largest producer, accounting for 90% of the world's...Shale gas is a form of natural gas found in rocks called Shale. North America is the largest producer, accounting for 90% of the world's...
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One day workshop on “Trading of Renewable Energy Certificates”

June 26, 2010

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Central Electricity Regulatory Commission, guided by the National Action Plan on Climate Change (NAPCC) has envisaged increasing the share of renewable energy in total electricity...Central Electricity Regulatory Commission, guided by the National Action Plan on Climate Change (NAPCC) has envisaged increasing the share of renewable energy in total electricity...
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Olympus Capital raising $250 million Asia Fund

April 28, 2009

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Olympus Capital Holdings Asia is close to raising a $250 million investment fund to focus on environment-related sectors in China and India, two sources with...Olympus Capital Holdings Asia is close to raising a $250 million investment fund to focus on environment-related sectors in China and India, two sources with...
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Oilex in Gujarat @ Cambay-57 – to focus on Miocene Basal Sands

June 17, 2009

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Oilex Australia, the operator of the Cambay basin block, is leaving no stone unturned to optimize productivity in the Gujarat acreage. Oilex sources have revealed...Oilex Australia, the operator of the Cambay basin block, is leaving no stone unturned to optimize productivity in the Gujarat acreage. Oilex sources have revealed...
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Oil Ministry Not to Micromanage Natural Gas Sales

June 27, 2010

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There was a recent Supreme Court verdict (May 7) that essentially ruled that natural gas is owned by the government until it reaches the end...There was a recent Supreme Court verdict (May 7) that essentially ruled that natural gas is owned by the government until it reaches the end...
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OIL Gets Exploration License Extensions in Assam, Arunachal Pradesh

June 26, 2010

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Oil India Limited (OIL) has secured an extension for petroleum licenses for 10 out of 16 independently held blocks in Assam and AP. Through these...Oil India Limited (OIL) has secured an extension for petroleum licenses for 10 out of 16 independently held blocks in Assam and AP. Through these...
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Oil Find from RIL, Prius in India, Banking Support for Renewables

September 4, 2010

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RIL discovers more oil at Cambay Basin - Reliance Industries has discovered more oil at an onland site in Gujarat’s Cambay Basin, raising the potential...RIL discovers more oil at Cambay Basin - Reliance Industries has discovered more oil at an onland site in Gujarat’s Cambay Basin, raising the potential...
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Oil & Gas India – Who’ll Benefit from the Budget 2009

July 13, 2009

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Here's a concise list of budget 2009 points related to the oil and gas industry.The article has provided summary points on three areas:1. Budget measures2....Here's a concise list of budget 2009 points related to the oil and gas industry.The article has provided summary points on three areas:1. Budget measures2....
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Offshore Wind Power – Did You Know from Clidemy

December 20, 2023

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Offshore Wind Power - Did You Know from Clidemy 𝘐𝘧 𝘰𝘧𝘧𝘴𝘩𝘰𝘳𝘦 𝘸𝘪𝘯𝘥 𝘩𝘢𝘴 𝘴𝘰 𝘮𝘢𝘯𝘺 𝘢𝘥𝘷𝘢𝘯𝘵𝘢𝘨𝘦𝘴, 𝘸𝘩𝘺 𝘢𝘳𝘦𝘯'𝘵 𝘸𝘦 𝘴𝘦𝘦𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘢 𝘭𝘰𝘵 𝘮𝘰𝘳𝘦 𝘰𝘧 𝘵𝘩𝘦𝘮?...Offshore Wind Power - Did You Know from Clidemy 𝘐𝘧 𝘰𝘧𝘧𝘴𝘩𝘰𝘳𝘦 𝘸𝘪𝘯𝘥 𝘩𝘢𝘴 𝘴𝘰 𝘮𝘢𝘯𝘺 𝘢𝘥𝘷𝘢𝘯𝘵𝘢𝘨𝘦𝘴, 𝘸𝘩𝘺 𝘢𝘳𝘦𝘯'𝘵 𝘸𝘦 𝘴𝘦𝘦𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘢 𝘭𝘰𝘵 𝘮𝘰𝘳𝘦 𝘰𝘧 𝘵𝘩𝘦𝘮?...
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Offshore Wind Growth – Europe’s Offshore Wind Capacity Up 50% in a Year

August 7, 2012

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If you thought it was doom and gloom news all over the world when it comes to wind power installations (India's capacity addition for 2012...If you thought it was doom and gloom news all over the world when it comes to wind power installations (India's capacity addition for 2012...
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Offshore Wind – Trends in India and Worldwide

September 4, 2010

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While I was at Singapore a few months back at the Renewable Energy Finance meet, Rex Reksniss of RECharge ( ) asked me about...While I was at Singapore a few months back at the Renewable Energy Finance meet, Rex Reksniss of RECharge ( ) asked me about...
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Off-grid Solar Applications in India Get a Major Boost

September 25, 2009

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Recent reports talked of the world’s largest solar steam cooking system that was installed at the Saibaba Sansthan Trust in Shirdi, Maharashtra, to cook food...Recent reports talked of the world’s largest solar steam cooking system that was installed at the Saibaba Sansthan Trust in Shirdi, Maharashtra, to cook food...
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Of devils & angels

July 13, 2023

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Of devils & angels For those of us who have been fed a heavy dose everyday that => Putin = Bad; Russia = Dishonest; Losing...Of devils & angels For those of us who have been fed a heavy dose everyday that => Putin = Bad; Russia = Dishonest; Losing...
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Obama asks India, China for global coalition for solving energy problems

January 27, 2009

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US President Barack Obama proposed a "truly global coalition", including India and China, to ensure collective energy security and protect "our climate" and "deny dollars...US President Barack Obama proposed a "truly global coalition", including India and China, to ensure collective energy security and protect "our climate" and "deny dollars...
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NVVN Gets 418 Requests, for 1740 MW for PV alone

September 27, 2010

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Requests for selection (RfS) of solar projects under the National Solar Mission, coordinated by NVVN, has received an enthusiastic response from the prospective power developers....Requests for selection (RfS) of solar projects under the National Solar Mission, coordinated by NVVN, has received an enthusiastic response from the prospective power developers....
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Numeric Power Systems to setup a Rs 25 crore MW solar project in Tamil Nadu

April 30, 2009

Uncategorized
Numeric Power Systems, a provider of uninterrupted power supply (UPS) systems, has decided to set up a 1 MW solar energy farm at Palladam near...Numeric Power Systems, a provider of uninterrupted power supply (UPS) systems, has decided to set up a 1 MW solar energy farm at Palladam near...
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NTPC’s Foray into Renewable Energy

January 22, 2012

Solar Photovoltaic, Uncategorized
NTPC Limited - the largest power producer in the country with an installed capacity of over 36,000 MW has announced their intent to push through...NTPC Limited - the largest power producer in the country with an installed capacity of over 36,000 MW has announced their intent to push through...
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NTPC, Reliance Infra, Jet Air Top Energy Spenders in India

July 17, 2009

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An FE study reveals that aggregate expenditure on energy of the 324 major companies (including seven power and airline companies) increased by 25.4% to Rs...An FE study reveals that aggregate expenditure on energy of the 324 major companies (including seven power and airline companies) increased by 25.4% to Rs...
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NTPC to Set Up 100 MW Syngas-based, Clean Coal plant

November 3, 2009

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State-owned NTPC will set up a 100-MW green power plant based on synthesis gas (coal turned into gas) and would appoint consultants for the same...State-owned NTPC will set up a 100-MW green power plant based on synthesis gas (coal turned into gas) and would appoint consultants for the same...
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NTPC To Pump Rs 8000 Crores into Renewable Plants

November 13, 2009

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State-run NTPC is likely invest about Rs 8,100 crore for setting up over 1,000 MW renewable energy projects in the country by 2017.The company has...State-run NTPC is likely invest about Rs 8,100 crore for setting up over 1,000 MW renewable energy projects in the country by 2017.The company has...
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NTPC Re-tendering Rs 600 Crore Wind Power Plant Contract

October 21, 2009

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State-owned NTPC Ltd plans to again ask for bids to farm out a Rs 600 crore contract to set up a 100 MW wind power...State-owned NTPC Ltd plans to again ask for bids to farm out a Rs 600 crore contract to set up a 100 MW wind power...
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NTPC Plans Solar Energy Units at Thermal Plants

November 6, 2009

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As per the NTPC proposal, transmission infrastructure at thermal power stations would be leveraged to evacuate electricity from solar stations. NTPC has an installed capacity...As per the NTPC proposal, transmission infrastructure at thermal power stations would be leveraged to evacuate electricity from solar stations. NTPC has an installed capacity...
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NTPC plans restructuring – to have domestic subsidiary and overseas arm

June 15, 2010

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NTPC plans restructuring and this will involve setting up a domestic subsidiary for its coal mining operations and floating an overseas arm The restructuring would...NTPC plans restructuring and this will involve setting up a domestic subsidiary for its coal mining operations and floating an overseas arm The restructuring would...
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NTPC has Plans for Small Hydro Power Plants

November 2, 2009

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National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC), India's largest power generating company, is looking at expanding hydro-power capacity by commissioning small projects that require minimum displacement of...National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC), India's largest power generating company, is looking at expanding hydro-power capacity by commissioning small projects that require minimum displacement of...
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NTPC Big on Wind Energy, Plans for AP, Gujarat and Karnataka

August 23, 2009

Uncategorized
Aug 22, 2009NTPC is fast-tracking plans on diversifying its fuel mix, with wind power a key thrust area in the renewables space. At present, around...Aug 22, 2009NTPC is fast-tracking plans on diversifying its fuel mix, with wind power a key thrust area in the renewables space. At present, around...
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NREGA Could Result in Second Green Revolution

November 7, 2009

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The Government is hopeful that the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (NREGA) and its work in the areas of water management and crop enhancement would...The Government is hopeful that the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (NREGA) and its work in the areas of water management and crop enhancement would...
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Northeast India To Run On Solar Energy – Farooq Abdullah

November 13, 2009

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The Indian Government will soon implement a scheme to provide power in the areas bordering Bangladesh with solar power. This was announced by the Union...The Indian Government will soon implement a scheme to provide power in the areas bordering Bangladesh with solar power. This was announced by the Union...
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Non-conventional Enegry Potential in India

May 4, 2009

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Some useful data on potential of non-conventional energy sources in India - from the Government of Indiahttp://pib.nic.in/archieve/factsheet/fs2000/noncenergy.htmlSome useful data on potential of non-conventional energy sources in India - from the Government of Indiahttp://pib.nic.in/archieve/factsheet/fs2000/noncenergy.html
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New Ventures Invites Business Plans from Indian Eco-friendly Businesses

July 11, 2009

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New Ventures India invests in sustainability oriented companies in India. The company has facilitated over $20 million in environment friendly Indian businessesIt is inviting business...New Ventures India invests in sustainability oriented companies in India. The company has facilitated over $20 million in environment friendly Indian businessesIt is inviting business...
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New Solar, Wind Energy Depreciation Norms to hit Tata BP Solar, Suzlon

August 27, 2009

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Aug 2009The government plans to withdraw the accelerated depreciation benefit that’s given to wind and solar power projects, and replace it with a generation-based incentive.The...Aug 2009The government plans to withdraw the accelerated depreciation benefit that’s given to wind and solar power projects, and replace it with a generation-based incentive.The...
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New Energy India – New, Interesting Site on Indian Renewable Energy

January 22, 2012

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A tip from one of my colleagues at EAI (Nanda Kumar) got me to this site New Energy India. While the site appears to be...A tip from one of my colleagues at EAI (Nanda Kumar) got me to this site New Energy India. While the site appears to be...
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Network Power Downtime Impact on Corporate India

July 6, 2009

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A study on Network Power Downtime, an analysis of the impact of downtime in corporate India due to high occurrence of power outages, was conducted...A study on Network Power Downtime, an analysis of the impact of downtime in corporate India due to high occurrence of power outages, was conducted...
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Needed – Grid Integration Engineer for Global Leader, Chennai

June 5, 2023

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Needed - Grid Integration Engineer for Global Leader, Chennai One of my business acquaintances, a senior executive and division country head at a global leader...Needed - Grid Integration Engineer for Global Leader, Chennai One of my business acquaintances, a senior executive and division country head at a global leader...
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NDPL to tap solar energy in Rajasthan for use in Delhi

September 25, 2009

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16 September 2009After the 'roof-top' proposal in which consumers are encouraged to install solar panels on their terrace to tap solar energy, discom NDPL will...16 September 2009After the 'roof-top' proposal in which consumers are encouraged to install solar panels on their terrace to tap solar energy, discom NDPL will...
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NDPL for 1.5 MW solar PV before 2010 Commonwealth Games

June 10, 2010

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Discom NDPL has prepared an ambitious plan to tap renewable sources of energy. Apart from its several solar projects that already exist, the discom is...Discom NDPL has prepared an ambitious plan to tap renewable sources of energy. Apart from its several solar projects that already exist, the discom is...
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Natural Power to Set Up 5 MW Solar Plant in Jaipur

December 13, 2009

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Natural Power, an India-focused solar energy firm, is looking at setting up a 5 MW solar farm near Jaipur at a cost of Rs 85...Natural Power, an India-focused solar energy firm, is looking at setting up a 5 MW solar farm near Jaipur at a cost of Rs 85...
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Natural Gas Production Down in India, and That’s Not Good News for Clean Energy

August 24, 2011

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I work in renewables, so anything fossil should make me shake my head. But I try my best to be a realist, so I know...I work in renewables, so anything fossil should make me shake my head. But I try my best to be a realist, so I know...
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Natural Gas Expansion Plans Sweet News to Indian Pipe Manufacturers

June 11, 2009

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A clear example of multiplier effect of energy industry investments is here.Owing to the huge increases expected in natural gas supplies, Indian pipeline makers are...A clear example of multiplier effect of energy industry investments is here.Owing to the huge increases expected in natural gas supplies, Indian pipeline makers are...
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Natural Gas – Status, Trends and the Ambani vs. Ambani Verdict

September 4, 2010

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Introduction In today’s article, we talk firstly of India’s natural gas sector, and then of some news therefrom which is of importance to India’s corporate...Introduction In today’s article, we talk firstly of India’s natural gas sector, and then of some news therefrom which is of importance to India’s corporate...
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National Solar Mission’s Tariff policy updates

June 15, 2010

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A competitive bidding mechanism has been devised for PV projects, due to an overwhelming response to the NSM scheme. A second reason given for the...A competitive bidding mechanism has been devised for PV projects, due to an overwhelming response to the NSM scheme. A second reason given for the...
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National Solar Mission to be Announced Nov 14

September 25, 2009

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National Solar Mission – India set to announce the details by November 14th, 2009. The Union government is supposed to launch the National Solar Mission...National Solar Mission – India set to announce the details by November 14th, 2009. The Union government is supposed to launch the National Solar Mission...
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National Solar Mission – Final Draft Guidelines

September 25, 2009

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The Union government is supposed to launch the National Solar Mission on November 14, 2009 and here are the guidelines from the final draft *...The Union government is supposed to launch the National Solar Mission on November 14, 2009 and here are the guidelines from the final draft *...
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National Conference on Advances in Energy Conversion Technologies (AECT 2012), Manipal

January 31, 2012

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Fifth National Conference on Advances in Energy Conversion Technologies (AECT 2012) 2 to 4 February 2012 Manipal, Karnataka, India The Department of Electrical and Electronics...Fifth National Conference on Advances in Energy Conversion Technologies (AECT 2012) 2 to 4 February 2012 Manipal, Karnataka, India The Department of Electrical and Electronics...
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NanoJosh XXL – Adding a Clean Zing to Your Fuel

July 12, 2011

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It was a few weeks back that I met the young and cheerful Zulfiqar Varawalla of NanoJoshXXL at his office at Navi Mumbai. I had...It was a few weeks back that I met the young and cheerful Zulfiqar Varawalla of NanoJoshXXL at his office at Navi Mumbai. I had...
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My top climate reads last week…

January 5, 2024

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My top climate reads last week... 𝐕𝐂 𝐢𝐧𝐯𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐨𝐫𝐬 𝐮𝐧𝐯𝐞𝐢𝐥 𝐧𝐞𝐭 𝐳𝐞𝐫𝐨 𝐚𝐥𝐥𝐢𝐚𝐧𝐜𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐤 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐮𝐩 𝐩𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐟𝐨𝐥𝐢𝐨 𝐰𝐢𝐭𝐡 𝐜𝐥𝐢𝐦𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐠𝐨𝐚𝐥𝐬 - A useful coalition comprising 23...My top climate reads last week... 𝐕𝐂 𝐢𝐧𝐯𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐨𝐫𝐬 𝐮𝐧𝐯𝐞𝐢𝐥 𝐧𝐞𝐭 𝐳𝐞𝐫𝐨 𝐚𝐥𝐥𝐢𝐚𝐧𝐜𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐤 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐮𝐩 𝐩𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐟𝐨𝐥𝐢𝐨 𝐰𝐢𝐭𝐡 𝐜𝐥𝐢𝐦𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐠𝐨𝐚𝐥𝐬 - A useful coalition comprising 23...
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My top climate reads for last week – usually has a top management bias, though I’m not biased towards them!

January 5, 2024

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My top climate reads for last week - usually has a top management bias, though I'm not biased towards them! Well, before I list my...My top climate reads for last week - usually has a top management bias, though I'm not biased towards them! Well, before I list my...
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Munich Re Picks Stake in Apollo Energy, Company Valued at $7.5 billion!

January 27, 2009

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This is quite interesting. Munich Re, the world’s largest reinsurance firm by revenues, is picking 0.2% stake in Apollo Energy for Rs 73.6 crore, valuing...This is quite interesting. Munich Re, the world’s largest reinsurance firm by revenues, is picking 0.2% stake in Apollo Energy for Rs 73.6 crore, valuing...
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Moser Baer’s Plans for Cells and Power Plants

June 23, 2010

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Potential Thin-film production Giant from India Ratul Puri, the 35-year-old executive director of Moser Baer India- a $400 million high-tech company that straddles business as...Potential Thin-film production Giant from India Ratul Puri, the 35-year-old executive director of Moser Baer India- a $400 million high-tech company that straddles business as...
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Moser Baer, SunEnergy to Build 1 MW Thin Film Solar Plant @ Chandrapur

September 25, 2009

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Moser Baer and SunEnergy of Germany won the bid for one of the world's largest thin-film amorphous-silicon solar power plants in the world. Mahagenco, the...Moser Baer and SunEnergy of Germany won the bid for one of the world's largest thin-film amorphous-silicon solar power plants in the world. Mahagenco, the...
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Moser Baer Photovoltaic to Invest $5 Billion in Solar Power

November 13, 2009

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Moser Baer Photovoltaic, an arm of Moser Baer India, is planning to invest $5 billion over the next 10 years to expand its solar photovoltaic...Moser Baer Photovoltaic, an arm of Moser Baer India, is planning to invest $5 billion over the next 10 years to expand its solar photovoltaic...
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More Power Needed for India’s Energy Needs through its Renewable Energy Sources

July 6, 2009

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5 Jul 2009India has the potential to meet its energy needs through renewable sources. India remains the only nation with a full-fledged ministry for new...5 Jul 2009India has the potential to meet its energy needs through renewable sources. India remains the only nation with a full-fledged ministry for new...
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More Indians Have Mobile Phones than Toilets

November 25, 2010

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Came across an interesting article in the Business Line newspaper (18 Nov 2010) that talked about India's sanitation woes. What really got me reading the...Came across an interesting article in the Business Line newspaper (18 Nov 2010) that talked about India's sanitation woes. What really got me reading the...
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More Green Infrastructure for Goa

November 3, 2009

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Architects, planners and others with green caps and fingers are unveiling a plan to promote use of green principles for eco-friendly infrastructure, necessitated by climate...Architects, planners and others with green caps and fingers are unveiling a plan to promote use of green principles for eco-friendly infrastructure, necessitated by climate...
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Monocrystalline versus Polycrystalline solar cells

June 28, 2010

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In this article, we'll compare the practical differences between monocrystalline and polycrystalline cells. To remind unacquainted readers, Monocrystalline photovoltaic cells are made from a single...In this article, we'll compare the practical differences between monocrystalline and polycrystalline cells. To remind unacquainted readers, Monocrystalline photovoltaic cells are made from a single...
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Monitoring Systems for Solar PV Power Plants

June 24, 2010

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Among the many small factors which contribute in small ways to the profitability of a solar plant, monitoring and control of photovoltaic systems is one...Among the many small factors which contribute in small ways to the profitability of a solar plant, monitoring and control of photovoltaic systems is one...
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Monitoring Systems for Solar PV Power Plants

October 18, 2010

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At a cost of about Rs 15 crores per MW, solar PV developers will do well to ensure that they install some critical support systems...At a cost of about Rs 15 crores per MW, solar PV developers will do well to ensure that they install some critical support systems...
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MNRE to introduce quality check system for solar products

December 16, 2011

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Tarun Kapoor, Joint Secy, MNRE was a prominent fixture at the Intersolar Mumbai 2011 edition. He appears to be getting quite quick into his role...Tarun Kapoor, Joint Secy, MNRE was a prominent fixture at the Intersolar Mumbai 2011 edition. He appears to be getting quite quick into his role...
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MNRE revises the capital subsidy for off-grid and decentralised solar Applications

February 24, 2011

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The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy(MNRE) has revised the benchmark cost of the solar PV system and the capital subsidy w.e.f 2011. At present(2010-11),...The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy(MNRE) has revised the benchmark cost of the solar PV system and the capital subsidy w.e.f 2011. At present(2010-11),...
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MNRE allows installation of innovative solar pump technologies In test mode

December 28, 2023

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MNRE allows installation of innovative solar pump technologies In test mode Showcased at EAI INCLINE Nice to see government executives willing to stick their necks...MNRE allows installation of innovative solar pump technologies In test mode Showcased at EAI INCLINE Nice to see government executives willing to stick their necks...
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Mini Hydro Project Owners in Himachal Pradesh Asked to Give Development Funds

July 14, 2009

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Himachal Pradesh asked mini hydropower project producers to provide funds for the development of the areas where the power plants have been commissioned, says this...Himachal Pradesh asked mini hydropower project producers to provide funds for the development of the areas where the power plants have been commissioned, says this...
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Mini Hydel Projects in India – A Good List

July 6, 2009

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A good list of mini-hydel projects in India hereA good list of mini-hydel projects in India here
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Mexico’s Largest Wind Power Project in Oaxaco State Gets Financing

August 9, 2012

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One of the best wind resources in the world will soon be home to a massive new wind project. The 396 MW project is in...One of the best wind resources in the world will soon be home to a massive new wind project. The 396 MW project is in...
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Meet the young Chennai startup team developing powertrain for hybrid electric vehicles

May 26, 2023

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Meet the young Chennai startup team developing powertrain for hybrid electric vehicles At the EV Innovation Workshop 𝐇𝐚𝐥𝐟 𝐝𝐚𝐲 𝐞𝐯𝐞𝐧𝐭, 27 𝐌𝐚𝐲 2023, 𝐂𝐡𝐞𝐧𝐧𝐚𝐢 BLAER...Meet the young Chennai startup team developing powertrain for hybrid electric vehicles At the EV Innovation Workshop 𝐇𝐚𝐥𝐟 𝐝𝐚𝐲 𝐞𝐯𝐞𝐧𝐭, 27 𝐌𝐚𝐲 2023, 𝐂𝐡𝐞𝐧𝐧𝐚𝐢 BLAER...
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Meet the startup working on battery analytics and monitoring using physics & Machine Learning

May 5, 2023

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Meet the startup working on battery analytics and monitoring using physics & Machine Learning At the EV Innovation Workshop 𝐇𝐚𝐥𝐟 𝐝𝐚𝐲 𝐞𝐯𝐞𝐧𝐭, 27 𝐌𝐚𝐲 2023,...Meet the startup working on battery analytics and monitoring using physics & Machine Learning At the EV Innovation Workshop 𝐇𝐚𝐥𝐟 𝐝𝐚𝐲 𝐞𝐯𝐞𝐧𝐭, 27 𝐌𝐚𝐲 2023,...
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Meet 30+ Global Bioplastic Experts at Flagship Conference at Düsseldorf, Germany, 20–22 Oct

September 13, 2016

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Bioplastic Business Breakfast 2016 Organized by Bioplastics Magazine If you have a professional interest in bioplastics, this event is a must attend. Or, you could...Bioplastic Business Breakfast 2016 Organized by Bioplastics Magazine If you have a professional interest in bioplastics, this event is a must attend. Or, you could...
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MDI Guragon Offers PG Diploma in Energy Management

July 17, 2009

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It was interesting for me to read that MDI Gurgaon has been offering PG diploma courses in energy management. The Institute's web site has this...It was interesting for me to read that MDI Gurgaon has been offering PG diploma courses in energy management. The Institute's web site has this...
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McKinsey Study Put India on Top, with US, in Solar Power

October 30, 2009

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The green energy revolution is not miles away from India. The country has emerged as the world’s number one, along with United States, in annual...The green energy revolution is not miles away from India. The country has emerged as the world’s number one, along with United States, in annual...
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McKinsey – India could halve GHG emissions growth, but at a huge cost

September 25, 2009

Climate Change, Decarbonization, GHG Emissions, Government Officials, Net Zero by Narsi, Uncategorized
Growth in India's carbon emissions could be nearly halved by the year 2030 through the use of known practices and technologies, according to a new...Growth in India's carbon emissions could be nearly halved by the year 2030 through the use of known practices and technologies, according to a new...
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Marg-Great Lakes Indo-US Research on Biofuels and Wind Energy, and CEO Conclave

December 14, 2010

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I was at Delhi last week two days. I spent two days last week at the TERI University in Delhi last week, attending an interesting...I was at Delhi last week two days. I spent two days last week at the TERI University in Delhi last week, attending an interesting...
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Many future unicorns will be in climate tech

January 5, 2024

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Many future unicorns will be in climate tech 𝐊𝐧𝐨𝐰 𝐦𝐨𝐫𝐞 𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐜𝐥𝐢𝐦𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐭𝐞𝐜𝐡 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐮𝐩𝐬 𝐟𝐫𝐨𝐦 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐂𝐡𝐞𝐧𝐧𝐚𝐢 𝐂𝐥𝐢𝐦𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐒𝐭𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐮𝐩 𝐒𝐭𝐨𝐫𝐢𝐞𝐬 𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐤𝐬𝐡𝐨𝐩 𝐌𝐚𝐫 18, 10 𝐚𝐦...Many future unicorns will be in climate tech 𝐊𝐧𝐨𝐰 𝐦𝐨𝐫𝐞 𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐜𝐥𝐢𝐦𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐭𝐞𝐜𝐡 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐮𝐩𝐬 𝐟𝐫𝐨𝐦 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐂𝐡𝐞𝐧𝐧𝐚𝐢 𝐂𝐥𝐢𝐦𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐒𝐭𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐮𝐩 𝐒𝐭𝐨𝐫𝐢𝐞𝐬 𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐤𝐬𝐡𝐨𝐩 𝐌𝐚𝐫 18, 10 𝐚𝐦...
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Mandatory for Companies to Make CSR Disclosures to Stakeholders

July 11, 2011

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The government of India made it mandatory for companies to disclose their CSR activities and has released a set of guidelines for all companies -...The government of India made it mandatory for companies to disclose their CSR activities and has released a set of guidelines for all companies -...
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Mahindra Launches Sustainability Report with A+ GRI Rating

January 9, 2009

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Oct, 2008 The Mahindra Group, one of India’s top ten business houses, today released its maiden Sustainability Report with an A+ rating from the Global...Oct, 2008 The Mahindra Group, one of India’s top ten business houses, today released its maiden Sustainability Report with an A+ rating from the Global...
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Mahindra & Mahindra’s Micro-hybrid Technology Lowers Fuel Consumption

June 17, 2009

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Interestingly, Mahindra and Mahindra is working hard to develop electric, hybrid and biofuel vehicles. It has already commercialized the micro-hybrid technology for lowering fuel consumption....Interestingly, Mahindra and Mahindra is working hard to develop electric, hybrid and biofuel vehicles. It has already commercialized the micro-hybrid technology for lowering fuel consumption....
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Maharishi Solar Tech to Supply Solar Thermal Tech to Industries

November 1, 2009

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Maharishi Solar, a part of the Maharishi Group, has tied up with Abengoa to supply Indian industries with solar thermal technology for their heating purposes...Maharishi Solar, a part of the Maharishi Group, has tied up with Abengoa to supply Indian industries with solar thermal technology for their heating purposes...
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Maharashtra Transmission Company, Areva, Sign Rs.900-crore Deal

October 22, 2009

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French energy major Areva Wednesday signed an energy procurement and construction (EPC) alliance agreement worth Rs.900 crore with the Maharashtra State Electricity Transmission Co for...French energy major Areva Wednesday signed an energy procurement and construction (EPC) alliance agreement worth Rs.900 crore with the Maharashtra State Electricity Transmission Co for...
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Mahan Coal Block Clearance Withheld by the Environment Ministry

July 11, 2011

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It's yet again the tussle between the power ministry and the environment ministry, more specifically the environment minister Jairam Ramesh. The Mahan coal block was...It's yet again the tussle between the power ministry and the environment ministry, more specifically the environment minister Jairam Ramesh. The Mahan coal block was...
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Madhya Pradesh villages Enjoy the Benefits of Solar Power

April 30, 2009

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Residents of Chaith village in Gwalior District of Madhya Pradesh are now enjoying the benefits Solar energy. Chaith, which has a population of about 12,000,...Residents of Chaith village in Gwalior District of Madhya Pradesh are now enjoying the benefits Solar energy. Chaith, which has a population of about 12,000,...
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LPG Connections to be Expanded, New Opportunities

June 27, 2010

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Read an interesting article on how the government is planning to significantly expand the access to LPG for many customers in rural India. The proposed...Read an interesting article on how the government is planning to significantly expand the access to LPG for many customers in rural India. The proposed...
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Low Grade Ethanol Lantern/Stove from NARI

November 29, 2009

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Nimbkar Agricultural Research Institute (NARI) a rural based NGO in India has developed for the first time a unique lantern cum stove running on low...Nimbkar Agricultural Research Institute (NARI) a rural based NGO in India has developed for the first time a unique lantern cum stove running on low...
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Low CER prices change the Indian CDM industry dynamics

July 30, 2009

Climate Change, Decarbonization, Financial Investors, Government Officials, Net Zero by Narsi, Renewable Energy, Uncategorized
The recession and falling prices of U.N.-backed carbon credits are changing the way carbon deals are structured in India, one of the largest sources for...The recession and falling prices of U.N.-backed carbon credits are changing the way carbon deals are structured in India, one of the largest sources for...
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Looking for Young Rainmakers @ EAI

January 4, 2024

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Looking for Young Rainmakers @ EAI Rainmakers (at least in 𝘰𝘶𝘳 lingo) are folks who can make things happen - be it business, revenues, innovation...Looking for Young Rainmakers @ EAI Rainmakers (at least in 𝘰𝘶𝘳 lingo) are folks who can make things happen - be it business, revenues, innovation...
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Looking for Funding Your Green Energy Project? Check Out the Green Energy World Expo

September 2, 2010

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Green Energy World Expo brings you funding opportunities. Fund you green project by being our exhibitor for the Green Energy World Expo’2010, from 14 –...Green Energy World Expo brings you funding opportunities. Fund you green project by being our exhibitor for the Green Energy World Expo’2010, from 14 –...
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Looking for Biomass Based Biz Opportunities?

December 22, 2023

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Looking for Biomass Based Biz Opportunities? India's rich biomass diversity can be used to build billion-$ businesses - in biofuels, bioplastics, nutraceuticals, industrial heating, cosmetics...Looking for Biomass Based Biz Opportunities? India's rich biomass diversity can be used to build billion-$ businesses - in biofuels, bioplastics, nutraceuticals, industrial heating, cosmetics...
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Long Duration Energy Storage – Clidemy Climate Basics

December 20, 2023

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Long Duration Energy Storage - Clidemy Climate Basics 𝘊𝘭𝘪𝘥𝘦𝘮𝘺 𝘊𝘭𝘪𝘮𝘢𝘵𝘦 𝘉𝘢𝘴𝘪𝘤𝘴 is a series of posts done by CliDemy - the Climate Academy. The goal...Long Duration Energy Storage - Clidemy Climate Basics 𝘊𝘭𝘪𝘥𝘦𝘮𝘺 𝘊𝘭𝘪𝘮𝘢𝘵𝘦 𝘉𝘢𝘴𝘪𝘤𝘴 is a series of posts done by CliDemy - the Climate Academy. The goal...
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London Array – the World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm

August 8, 2012

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Offshore wind power is expanding rapidly in the UK. Britain’s first offshore wind farm, near Blyth in Northumberland, opened in 2000, and since then another...Offshore wind power is expanding rapidly in the UK. Britain’s first offshore wind farm, near Blyth in Northumberland, opened in 2000, and since then another...
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Loans Provided for Renewable Energy Projects in India

January 16, 2009

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The Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA) provided Rs. 1265 crore during 2005-08 to 17 States to promote renewable energy projects. During the last 6...The Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA) provided Rs. 1265 crore during 2005-08 to 17 States to promote renewable energy projects. During the last 6...
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Lithium sourcing opportunity from Argentina

December 26, 2023

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Lithium sourcing opportunity from Argentina  My firm EAI ( www.eai.in ) has been retained by an Australian firm owning significant deposits of Li, Co and...Lithium sourcing opportunity from Argentina  My firm EAI ( www.eai.in ) has been retained by an Australian firm owning significant deposits of Li, Co and...
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Lithium available in India? Reserves of Lithium found near Bangalore

March 4, 2020

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Here's an interesting, recent news item. Reserves of lithium, critical for EV batteries, found near Bengaluru (Source: Economic Times, Feb 19 2020) So far, it's been the Lithium triangle...Here's an interesting, recent news item. Reserves of lithium, critical for EV batteries, found near Bengaluru (Source: Economic Times, Feb 19 2020) So far, it's been the Lithium triangle...
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List of Proposed Solar PV and Thermal Projects in Gujarat

August 24, 2009

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Aug 23, 2009 The Gujarat government has approved 34 solar power projects at an investment of Rs.12,000 crore (Rs.120 billion/$2.4 billion) over the next few...Aug 23, 2009 The Gujarat government has approved 34 solar power projects at an investment of Rs.12,000 crore (Rs.120 billion/$2.4 billion) over the next few...
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List of Installed Biomass Gasification Plants in India

March 3, 2011

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India is at the leading front in the successful implementation of the biomass gasification technology. The society and science of India have well realized of...India is at the leading front in the successful implementation of the biomass gasification technology. The society and science of India have well realized of...
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Line-drying of clothes among tips to reduce emissions

October 30, 2009

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Clothes hung out to dry, considered an embarrassment in new-age apartments but seen across India, could help save America and the world.America could significantly cut...Clothes hung out to dry, considered an embarrassment in new-age apartments but seen across India, could help save America and the world.America could significantly cut...
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Levis Claims 10 Kg of Water Saved by its Water

November 4, 2010

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For a moment, I thought TreeHugger had missed some zeros. And then I realized the site had simply fallen prey to marketing hype. Here's what...For a moment, I thought TreeHugger had missed some zeros. And then I realized the site had simply fallen prey to marketing hype. Here's what...
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Less Paper – Even Jerks Can Save the World

October 15, 2017

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Reports of the death of paper have been highly exaggerated. With the advent of electronic media, it was thought that every single thing would become...Reports of the death of paper have been highly exaggerated. With the advent of electronic media, it was thought that every single thing would become...
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Leitner Shriram Wind Turbine Plant Goes On Stream

October 10, 2009

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Leitner Shriram Manufacturing’s new wind turbine plant, set up near here at an investment of Rs.200 crore, was formally commissioned Friday.Leitner Shriram, a 51:49 joint...Leitner Shriram Manufacturing’s new wind turbine plant, set up near here at an investment of Rs.200 crore, was formally commissioned Friday.Leitner Shriram, a 51:49 joint...
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Leh airport ACs to run on solar power

June 17, 2010

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Passengers at Leh airport, one of the world’s highest airfields at 10,682-feet above sea level, will soon be basking in the warmth of solar airconditioning....Passengers at Leh airport, one of the world’s highest airfields at 10,682-feet above sea level, will soon be basking in the warmth of solar airconditioning....
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Leading Responsible Growth – HUL Chairman’s Speech at their AGM

July 29, 2011

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Harish Manwani's AGM speech on how Unilever is looking at sustainable business - a useful read. An excellent analysis of sustainability by a global leader....Harish Manwani's AGM speech on how Unilever is looking at sustainable business - a useful read. An excellent analysis of sustainability by a global leader....
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Launching our climate education initiative

April 13, 2023

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Launching our climate education initiative 𝐂𝐥𝐢𝐃𝐞𝐦𝐲 - 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐂𝐥𝐢𝐦𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐀𝐜𝐚𝐝𝐞𝐦𝐲 Education for effective climate action is a critical, but quite underappreciated, tool in our journey...Launching our climate education initiative 𝐂𝐥𝐢𝐃𝐞𝐦𝐲 - 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐂𝐥𝐢𝐦𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐀𝐜𝐚𝐝𝐞𝐦𝐲 Education for effective climate action is a critical, but quite underappreciated, tool in our journey...
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Launching InDeA @ EAI – India climate action acceleration platform

January 3, 2024

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 Launching InDeA @ EAI - India climate action acceleration platform EAI, the India climate action focussed division at Clixoo, is happy to launch InDeA, an... Launching InDeA @ EAI - India climate action acceleration platform EAI, the India climate action focussed division at Clixoo, is happy to launch InDeA, an...
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Launching Clidemy 500 – a comprehensive guide to 500 global climate startups

June 26, 2023

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Launching Clidemy 500 - a comprehensive guide to 500 global climate startups Until five years back, fewer than one in ten investors globally were interested...Launching Clidemy 500 - a comprehensive guide to 500 global climate startups Until five years back, fewer than one in ten investors globally were interested...
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Larsen & Toubro, Atomic Energy of Canada to Build Nuclear Reactors

January 23, 2009

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Larsen & Toubro Ltd. said it will team up with Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd. to build reactors, the second international nuclear venture of India’s...Larsen & Toubro Ltd. said it will team up with Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd. to build reactors, the second international nuclear venture of India’s...
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Lanco Infratech abandons plans to set up wind turbine facilities

March 27, 2009

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The flagship of Hyderabad-based Lanco Group, Lanco Infratech Ltd has shelved its plan to set up wind turbine manufacturing facilities due to the current economic...The flagship of Hyderabad-based Lanco Group, Lanco Infratech Ltd has shelved its plan to set up wind turbine manufacturing facilities due to the current economic...
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Lakshmi Energy to Add 53 MW Biomass Power

July 27, 2009

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Lakshmi Energy and Foods, one of the largest private paddy processors in Punjab with a capacity of processing 1 million metric tonne of paddy per...Lakshmi Energy and Foods, one of the largest private paddy processors in Punjab with a capacity of processing 1 million metric tonne of paddy per...
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Lacklustre expo lit up only by EVs and the coming China wave

March 4, 2020

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The EV Next team had been to the Auto Expo 2020 at Noida. We spent two days scouring all the halls (there were 10+ halls)...The EV Next team had been to the Auto Expo 2020 at Noida. We spent two days scouring all the halls (there were 10+ halls)...
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L’Attitude 13’05 – Great Lakes annual B-School fest on sustainability (Part 2)

January 8, 2011

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This is my second and final post on L’Attitude 13’05. The first post is available at (Link) After the inaugural address by Dr. Kalam was...This is my second and final post on L’Attitude 13’05. The first post is available at (Link) After the inaugural address by Dr. Kalam was...
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L’Attitude 13’05 – Great Lakes annual B-School fest on sustainability (Part 1)

January 8, 2011

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Some of us at EAI had a great opportunity to attend L’Attitude 13’05 which was organized by the Great Lakes Institute of Management. Great opportunity...Some of us at EAI had a great opportunity to attend L’Attitude 13’05 which was organized by the Great Lakes Institute of Management. Great opportunity...
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Kyocera Opens Sales Office in Gurgaon, India

September 25, 2009

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Kyocera has opened a new Indian branch company named KYOCERA Asia Pacific India Private Limited at Gurgaon to handle the growing Indian semiconductors and components...Kyocera has opened a new Indian branch company named KYOCERA Asia Pacific India Private Limited at Gurgaon to handle the growing Indian semiconductors and components...
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KSK Surya Photovolatic Buys Tools From Applied Materials

October 10, 2009

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KSK Surya Photovolatic Venture has signed a deal to buy factory equipment from Santa Clara, Calif.-based Applied Materials for making amorphous silicon solar panels.KSK is...KSK Surya Photovolatic Venture has signed a deal to buy factory equipment from Santa Clara, Calif.-based Applied Materials for making amorphous silicon solar panels.KSK is...
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KSK Energy Ventures Limited

July 14, 2009

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KSK Energy Ventures Limited is a diversified company in the Indian power sector, and is considered by some to be well positioned to do really...KSK Energy Ventures Limited is a diversified company in the Indian power sector, and is considered by some to be well positioned to do really...
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KSBDB to Hold Three-day Biofuel Mela in Bangalore Aug 10-12

August 11, 2012

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The Karnataka State Biofuel Development Board (KSBDB) will hold a three-day biofuel mela from 10th August to create awareness about the importance of biofuel and...The Karnataka State Biofuel Development Board (KSBDB) will hold a three-day biofuel mela from 10th August to create awareness about the importance of biofuel and...
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KPCL in Talks for a JV with Pvt Cos for Solar Power

June 27, 2010

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KPCL is reportedly in talks with seven companies that are interested in forming a joint venture for investing in solar power plants, to the tune...KPCL is reportedly in talks with seven companies that are interested in forming a joint venture for investing in solar power plants, to the tune...
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Kozhikode Gets New Biogas Plant to Process Garbage

November 1, 2009

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A biogas plant with a capacity to process nearly 2,000 kg of garbage daily was inaugurated at the Central market by Mayor M. Bhaskaran on...A biogas plant with a capacity to process nearly 2,000 kg of garbage daily was inaugurated at the Central market by Mayor M. Bhaskaran on...
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Kolkata’s Raj Bhavan Starts Using Solar Energy

December 10, 2009

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Kolkata’s Raj Bhavan became the first governor’s house in the country to go solar. President Pratibha Patil switched on the 12 solar power panels amid...Kolkata’s Raj Bhavan became the first governor’s house in the country to go solar. President Pratibha Patil switched on the 12 solar power panels amid...
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Know the Essentials of Industrial Solar Heating – 2-Day Certificate Program at IIT Madras

September 9, 2016

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  Certificate Program in Industrial Heating organized by Aspiration Energy & IIT Madras Date: 23rd & 24th September Venue:  ICSR Building, Indian Institute of Technology,...  Certificate Program in Industrial Heating organized by Aspiration Energy & IIT Madras Date: 23rd & 24th September Venue:  ICSR Building, Indian Institute of Technology,...
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KG D6 to double India’s natural gas production?

May 10, 2009

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At peak production by 2010, KG (Krishna Godavari) D6 of Reliance will yield 80 MMSCMD of gas, says this article. Now, that's a lot. Well,...At peak production by 2010, KG (Krishna Godavari) D6 of Reliance will yield 80 MMSCMD of gas, says this article. Now, that's a lot. Well,...
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Key Challenges to Growth of Solar PV in India

June 23, 2010

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The growth of the Indian solar PV sector has been all but guaranteed by the generous incentive schemes rolled out by the Government, specifically the...The growth of the Indian solar PV sector has been all but guaranteed by the generous incentive schemes rolled out by the Government, specifically the...
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Kerala State Electricity Board Setting Up Small Hydro Plants

October 31, 2009

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Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) is setting up small hydro-electric projects in the State.KSEB is piloting small hydel projects at Vilangad (7.5 MW), Chathankottunada (6...Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) is setting up small hydro-electric projects in the State.KSEB is piloting small hydel projects at Vilangad (7.5 MW), Chathankottunada (6...
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Keen to venture or diversify into an EV business?

December 26, 2023

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Keen to venture or diversify into an EV business? Register for 2-Day Power2Drive Conference on Business Opportunities in Electric vehicles 50+ Industry Experts | Business...Keen to venture or diversify into an EV business? Register for 2-Day Power2Drive Conference on Business Opportunities in Electric vehicles 50+ Industry Experts | Business...
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Kazakhstan Likely First Customer for PWHR 220 MWe N-reactor

May 15, 2009

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India's efforts to commercialize its smaller N-reactors - the 220 MWe Pressurised Heavy Water Reactors (PWHR) - could take off soon, and the first customer...India's efforts to commercialize its smaller N-reactors - the 220 MWe Pressurised Heavy Water Reactors (PWHR) - could take off soon, and the first customer...
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Kabirdass Motor Planning IPO for Zero-Emission Vehicles?

May 6, 2009

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Chennai-based electric Kabirdass Motor is planning the first IPO in the auto industry in the last few years. Kabirdass was formed in 2006 to develop...Chennai-based electric Kabirdass Motor is planning the first IPO in the auto industry in the last few years. Kabirdass was formed in 2006 to develop...
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Jharkhand has Good Geothermal Energy Potential in India

May 8, 2009

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It was interesting for me to read that Jharkhand has excellent geothermal energy potential in India. According to this blog post:"Jharkhand has the good reservoir...It was interesting for me to read that Jharkhand has excellent geothermal energy potential in India. According to this blog post:"Jharkhand has the good reservoir...
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Jatropha Oil Prices in India

December 26, 2009

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It should rank among the most intriguing mystery of the year.You read tens of press releases claiming Jatropha to be a miracle crop. And companies...It should rank among the most intriguing mystery of the year.You read tens of press releases claiming Jatropha to be a miracle crop. And companies...
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Japan Explores Promising Geothermal Potential

August 9, 2012

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Since Fukushima, Japan has been restless leg syndrome exploring practically everything non-nuclear, and also it seems, everything sustainable! Its solar push has been well documented....Since Fukushima, Japan has been restless leg syndrome exploring practically everything non-nuclear, and also it seems, everything sustainable! Its solar push has been well documented....
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IVCF lines up Rs 100cr investment for startups

December 13, 2009

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IFCI Venture Capital Funds (IVCF), the venture capital arm of IFCI, is planning to invest Rs 100 crore in startups over the next nine months....IFCI Venture Capital Funds (IVCF), the venture capital arm of IFCI, is planning to invest Rs 100 crore in startups over the next nine months....
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ITC’s Royal Gardenia in Bangalore – Eco-friendly Luxury

November 1, 2009

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ITC's Royal Gardenia hotel in Bengaluru practice eco-friendly luxury. Read more from here And while on sustainable hotels, here are some useful links on energy...ITC's Royal Gardenia hotel in Bengaluru practice eco-friendly luxury. Read more from here And while on sustainable hotels, here are some useful links on energy...
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Is Wind Coming to the Copper Industry’s Rescue in Europe?

August 7, 2012

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In Europe, out of a total of 4 million T of copper used in all industries, the wind industry will consume about 22000 T, says...In Europe, out of a total of 4 million T of copper used in all industries, the wind industry will consume about 22000 T, says...
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Is Silicon Valley becoming the Cleantech Valley too?

December 26, 2023

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Is Silicon Valley becoming the Cleantech Valley too? About 7 years back, just back from a trip to SFO, I wrote a blog post (Is Silicon Valley becoming the Cleantech Valley too? About 7 years back, just back from a trip to SFO, I wrote a blog post (
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Is Rooftop Solar PV Installation a Good Business Idea?

November 8, 2010

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I had a visitor fairly early this morning. Karthik, the person who had so diligently come to meet me, was an aspiring entrepreneur (currently a...I had a visitor fairly early this morning. Karthik, the person who had so diligently come to meet me, was an aspiring entrepreneur (currently a...
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Is Locavorism Just a Fad? Methinks Not

September 8, 2010

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Read an article in the Economic Times where the author has essentially said that Locavorism (the habit of practising home-grown / local grown food) is...Read an article in the Economic Times where the author has essentially said that Locavorism (the habit of practising home-grown / local grown food) is...
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Is India A Renewable Energy Showcase for Electricity?

January 4, 2009

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"At a time when renewables comprise just 11.5% of energy source in the United States, India stands tall with renewables accounting for 32% of total..."At a time when renewables comprise just 11.5% of energy source in the United States, India stands tall with renewables accounting for 32% of total...
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IREDA Loan for Indowind Energy for Project Implementation

November 23, 2009

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Indowind Energy announced it has obtained a term loan sanction of Rs 760 million from IREDA, New Delhi, (Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency) out of...Indowind Energy announced it has obtained a term loan sanction of Rs 760 million from IREDA, New Delhi, (Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency) out of...
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Iran Gas Pipeline Scrapping Could Affect India Dear

January 23, 2009

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India could face an acute shortage of natural gas if the proposed pipeline from Iran and Turkmenistan are scrapped due to deteriorating relations with Pakistan,...India could face an acute shortage of natural gas if the proposed pipeline from Iran and Turkmenistan are scrapped due to deteriorating relations with Pakistan,...
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IPPAI – The Independent Power Producers Association of India

January 20, 2009

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IPPAI is an independent non-profit organisation providing a neutral forum for discussion and examination of policy and regulatory issues, critical to development of the Indian...IPPAI is an independent non-profit organisation providing a neutral forum for discussion and examination of policy and regulatory issues, critical to development of the Indian...
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iPLON’s One-Day Workshop on Smart Solar Rooftops

October 11, 2016

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iPLON's 1-Day Workshop on Integration of Solar Rooftops in Smart Cities Environment Date: 14th February 2017 Venue: The Capitol Hotel, Raj Bhavan Road, Bangalore  ...iPLON's 1-Day Workshop on Integration of Solar Rooftops in Smart Cities Environment Date: 14th February 2017 Venue: The Capitol Hotel, Raj Bhavan Road, Bangalore  ...
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IOCL to Encourage Biofuels in India

July 18, 2009

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Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) encourages Bio-fuels in India, Task Force on Bio-fuels, Karnataka Chairman Y B Ramakrishna said recently.He said IOCL officials in a...Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) encourages Bio-fuels in India, Task Force on Bio-fuels, Karnataka Chairman Y B Ramakrishna said recently.He said IOCL officials in a...
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IOC signs pact with Greenstat Norway for Hydrogen Center of Excellence

December 28, 2023

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IOC signs pact with Greenstat Norway for Hydrogen Center of Excellence Showcased at EAI INCLINE In the Union Budget for 2021-22, GoI pledged to focus...IOC signs pact with Greenstat Norway for Hydrogen Center of Excellence Showcased at EAI INCLINE In the Union Budget for 2021-22, GoI pledged to focus...
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Investment, Innovation and Research Alliance to Facilitate Renewable Energy Equipments Manufacturing.

July 6, 2009

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17 June 2009 Investment, Innovation and Research Alliance(IIRA), a German technology based resource organization which facilitates and supports the education, research and innovation, under the...17 June 2009 Investment, Innovation and Research Alliance(IIRA), a German technology based resource organization which facilitates and supports the education, research and innovation, under the...
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Investment potential in India’s energy and alt energy sectors

January 19, 2009

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According to an industry report, the energy sector needs investments in the range of $120- $150 billion over the next five years. Only then will...According to an industry report, the energy sector needs investments in the range of $120- $150 billion over the next five years. Only then will...
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Investment Potential for Energy Service Companies (ESCOs) in India

July 11, 2009

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India currently has a relatively small energy services companies industry compared to that for China and developed countries. This detailed white paper provides inputs and...India currently has a relatively small energy services companies industry compared to that for China and developed countries. This detailed white paper provides inputs and...
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Investing in Renewable Energy in India

May 10, 2009

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An interesting article by Dr. Uday Lal Pai. A relatively old one (2006), but many of the insights and data are quite useful.The following comparison...An interesting article by Dr. Uday Lal Pai. A relatively old one (2006), but many of the insights and data are quite useful.The following comparison...
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Intersolar India- Day 3

December 17, 2010

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Welcome to my fourth and final post on the Intersolar India conference and Exhibition held in Mumbai between 13 and 16 December, 2010. My blogs...Welcome to my fourth and final post on the Intersolar India conference and Exhibition held in Mumbai between 13 and 16 December, 2010. My blogs...
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Intersolar India- Day 1( Part 2)

December 15, 2010

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The interSolar, the world’s leading exhibition of the solar industry, started its Indian leg on December 13,2010 at The Leela Kempinski in Mumbai. The opening...The interSolar, the world’s leading exhibition of the solar industry, started its Indian leg on December 13,2010 at The Leela Kempinski in Mumbai. The opening...
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Intersolar India – Day 1 ( Part 1)

December 15, 2010

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This is a season of International conferences for the Renewable Energy industry in India. If it was DIREC 2010 in New Delhi late October 2010,...This is a season of International conferences for the Renewable Energy industry in India. If it was DIREC 2010 in New Delhi late October 2010,...
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Intersolar – Solar Trade Show – Expands Into India

September 25, 2009

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Intersolar,the world's largest trade show for solar technology, is expanding into India. Intersolar India will take place for the first time in 2009 in association...Intersolar,the world's largest trade show for solar technology, is expanding into India. Intersolar India will take place for the first time in 2009 in association...
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International Conference on Environmental Sustainability with Green Building

November 24, 2009

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This is an event planned to be held in Chennai, Mar 15-17, 2010Check the event website for latest details - This is an event planned to be held in Chennai, Mar 15-17, 2010Check the event website for latest details -
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Interesting Rooftop Solar Installations on Hotels Worldwide

October 1, 2014

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In our Rooftop Solar series, I look at some interesting rooftop solar installations in hotels around the world. To make it easy on your eyes,...In our Rooftop Solar series, I look at some interesting rooftop solar installations in hotels around the world. To make it easy on your eyes,...
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Interesting Books on India Energy and Energy Security

July 17, 2009

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Was doing some lazy browsing on books related to India's energy status, renewable energy and energy security. The following were the ones I found appetizing:1....Was doing some lazy browsing on books related to India's energy status, renewable energy and energy security. The following were the ones I found appetizing:1....
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Intel Capital Keen on Investing in Indian Renewable Energy

January 19, 2009

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Intel Capital is looking at four areas for investments- WiMAX and mobility, clean tech and renewable energy, consumer Internet and education, according to company sourcesSourceIntel Capital is looking at four areas for investments- WiMAX and mobility, clean tech and renewable energy, consumer Internet and education, according to company sourcesSource
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Integrated Energy Policy Approved by India

January 14, 2009

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Jan 2009The Union Cabinet recently approved an Integrated Energy Policy for the country and a monitoring committee, to be chaired by the Cabinet Secretary, will...Jan 2009The Union Cabinet recently approved an Integrated Energy Policy for the country and a monitoring committee, to be chaired by the Cabinet Secretary, will...
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Inox Wind Orders Control Systems from AMSC

August 8, 2012

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OK, slightly old (May 2012) news... AMSC, a Devens company that makes components for wind turbines, said that Inox Wind Limited of India has placed...OK, slightly old (May 2012) news... AMSC, a Devens company that makes components for wind turbines, said that Inox Wind Limited of India has placed...
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INOX Air Products announces India joint venture for SunSource gases, materials

September 25, 2009

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INOX Air Products Ltd., has recently signed two new contracts with leading Indian photovoltaic (PV) manufacturers for the company's SunSource Solutions gases and materials to...INOX Air Products Ltd., has recently signed two new contracts with leading Indian photovoltaic (PV) manufacturers for the company's SunSource Solutions gases and materials to...
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Innovative Indian Zero Energy Truck – Looking for Solar Cell Sponsors

September 2, 2010

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Folks, . I met an interesting lady - Isabelle - at the Renewable Energy Conference held in Chennai last week. Isabelle is Austrian and she...Folks, . I met an interesting lady - Isabelle - at the Renewable Energy Conference held in Chennai last week. Isabelle is Austrian and she...
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Innovative Green Credits Scheme Mooted by Gujarat

December 6, 2009

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An idea mooted by Gujarat can change the way the entire world negotiates climate change and carbon emissions at the Copenhagen summit.Instead of the current...An idea mooted by Gujarat can change the way the entire world negotiates climate change and carbon emissions at the Copenhagen summit.Instead of the current...
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Infrastructure India Converts Theni Wind Farm to Group Captive

August 8, 2012

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Infrastructure India, an investment company focused on India's transport and energy sectors, has announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Indian Energy, has successfully converted its...Infrastructure India, an investment company focused on India's transport and energy sectors, has announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Indian Energy, has successfully converted its...
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Informal Solar & Renewables Meet in Mumbai

June 18, 2011

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The LinkedIn Group “Solar India- Finance, Technology and Joint Ventures” is organizing an informal meet to discuss business opportunities in the Indian renewable energy /solar...The LinkedIn Group “Solar India- Finance, Technology and Joint Ventures” is organizing an informal meet to discuss business opportunities in the Indian renewable energy /solar...
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Inergy to Start Fuel Production Plant in Chennai, India

July 6, 2009

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In order supply fuel to the exploding automotive industry in Asia, Inergy Automotive Systems, world leader in fuel systems is building two new fuel systems...In order supply fuel to the exploding automotive industry in Asia, Inergy Automotive Systems, world leader in fuel systems is building two new fuel systems...
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Industrial cluster focus for decarbonization

January 3, 2024

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Industrial cluster focus for decarbonization It's not everyday that a mere mortal and Bill Gross think alike, but this is one such rare occasion. Whenever...Industrial cluster focus for decarbonization It's not everyday that a mere mortal and Bill Gross think alike, but this is one such rare occasion. Whenever...
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Indias Natural Gas Prices, Ambani Row and The Mess

August 23, 2009

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An interesting and detailed article on the natural gas pricing scenario in India, especially in the context of the Ambani brother's row.An informative article, will...An interesting and detailed article on the natural gas pricing scenario in India, especially in the context of the Ambani brother's row.An informative article, will...
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Indian, US Scientists Collaborate on Army Energy Challenges

November 6, 2009

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Scientists, engineers and professors from the United States and India recently met to find ways to solve the critical power and energy challenges faced by...Scientists, engineers and professors from the United States and India recently met to find ways to solve the critical power and energy challenges faced by...
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Indian Wind Industry Sceptical about Offshore Wind Owing to High Costs & Cumbersome Procedures

August 9, 2012

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While offshore turbines deliver 50% higher plant load factor (a measure of capacity utilisation) than onshore farms because of higher wind speeds at sea, the...While offshore turbines deliver 50% higher plant load factor (a measure of capacity utilisation) than onshore farms because of higher wind speeds at sea, the...
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Indian Wind Energy To Grow on Cheaper Wind Turbines

October 12, 2009

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Since late 2008, global turbine prices have dropped by 18 per cent for deliveries in the first half of 2010. A report on the wind...Since late 2008, global turbine prices have dropped by 18 per cent for deliveries in the first half of 2010. A report on the wind...
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Indian Villagers to Get Solar Lanterns for Lighting

November 13, 2009

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The Centre has agreed to sanction solar home lighting systems to below poverty line (BPL) households in about five thousand (5,000) remote and inaccessible villages...The Centre has agreed to sanction solar home lighting systems to below poverty line (BPL) households in about five thousand (5,000) remote and inaccessible villages...
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Indian VC, PE Firms Bullish on CleanTech

June 14, 2010

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Read earlier today that the Indian VC & PE community are likely to invest $1 billion during the current fiscal into Indian cleantech companies. That's...Read earlier today that the Indian VC & PE community are likely to invest $1 billion during the current fiscal into Indian cleantech companies. That's...
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Indian Telecom Towers to Buy More Wind and Solar Soon?

August 7, 2012

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It has been written and rewritten on how the 4 plus lakh telecom towers in India burn billions of liters of diesel every year, and...It has been written and rewritten on how the 4 plus lakh telecom towers in India burn billions of liters of diesel every year, and...
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Indian States Fast-track Jatropha, a Biofuels Digest report

November 1, 2009

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Despite the Indian Government’s official go-slow policy on Jatropha, several Indian states are now planting the crop in a big way. These are not the...Despite the Indian Government’s official go-slow policy on Jatropha, several Indian states are now planting the crop in a big way. These are not the...
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Indian Solar PV Projects – Govt Wants Financial Closure

July 28, 2009

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The Indian government is serious. No, I'm not joking, trust me! I read a news item that the Indian government has asked the 12 applicants...The Indian government is serious. No, I'm not joking, trust me! I read a news item that the Indian government has asked the 12 applicants...
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Indian Solar Lanterns Market to Grow About 40% CAGR

April 30, 2009

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A new report “Indian Solar Energy Market Outlook 2012”, says that the total number of solar lanterns in India is projected to grow at a...A new report “Indian Solar Energy Market Outlook 2012”, says that the total number of solar lanterns in India is projected to grow at a...
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Indian Solar Energy Market Outlook 2012 – RNCOS Releases a New Report

May 14, 2009

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Press releaseRNCOS has recently added a new Market Research Report titled, “Indian Solar Energy Market Outlook 2012” to its report gallery. This report provides a...Press releaseRNCOS has recently added a new Market Research Report titled, “Indian Solar Energy Market Outlook 2012” to its report gallery. This report provides a...
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Indian Solar Companies Focussing on China

October 21, 2009

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At a time when the entire renewable energy industry in India is keenly awaiting the announcement of the National Solar Mission, I came across a...At a time when the entire renewable energy industry in India is keenly awaiting the announcement of the National Solar Mission, I came across a...
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Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency is Likely to Get Rs 10,000cr for Generating More Power

July 6, 2009

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19 Jun 2009According to statistics provided by the Union Minister for New and Renewable Energy, total installed capacity of renewable power is 14,366 MW which...19 Jun 2009According to statistics provided by the Union Minister for New and Renewable Energy, total installed capacity of renewable power is 14,366 MW which...
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Indian Railways Bio-fuel Plant Likely near Bangalore @ Yelahanka

November 1, 2009

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One of the three 20,000 litre per day bio-diesel plants the Indian Railways are planning to set up, is likely to be located at Yelahanka,...One of the three 20,000 litre per day bio-diesel plants the Indian Railways are planning to set up, is likely to be located at Yelahanka,...
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Indian Power Exchanges Gaining Traffic and Momentum

September 4, 2010

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Industrial Purchases at IEX, PXIL Increasing Industrial consumers now account for almost a third of the about 40 million units of electricity traded daily on...Industrial Purchases at IEX, PXIL Increasing Industrial consumers now account for almost a third of the about 40 million units of electricity traded daily on...
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Indian Oil Urges Dealers to Run Petrol Stations Using Solar Power

August 11, 2012

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The Indian Oil Corporation Ltd has urged its dealers to run petrol pumps on solar energy as part of a nationwide green initiative. The oil...The Indian Oil Corporation Ltd has urged its dealers to run petrol pumps on solar energy as part of a nationwide green initiative. The oil...
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Indian Oil Marketing Companies Face 1 Lakh Crore Gap n

April 23, 2010

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There's no free lunch. This was what played in my mind when I read that India's three state-run oil marketing companies (IOC, BPCL and HPCL)...There's no free lunch. This was what played in my mind when I read that India's three state-run oil marketing companies (IOC, BPCL and HPCL)...
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Indian Oil Companies, Reliance Bullish on Alternative Energy

January 18, 2009

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January, 2009Despite the sharp fall in crude oil prices globally, government-owned oil companies are not scaling back their research and development (R&D) spends on alternative...January, 2009Despite the sharp fall in crude oil prices globally, government-owned oil companies are not scaling back their research and development (R&D) spends on alternative...
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Indian Oil Companies May Buy Biodiesel at Rs 34 a Litre

November 3, 2009

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The government is likely to fix a price of Rs 34 a litre for purchase of biodiesel by oil marketing companies, after biodiesel producing companies...The government is likely to fix a price of Rs 34 a litre for purchase of biodiesel by oil marketing companies, after biodiesel producing companies...
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Indian Oil Companies Caught in US-Iran Tangle

May 28, 2009

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Well, you can't have the oil and use it too, can you?You'll agree once you listen to this (source):"Indian energy firms are finding themselves at...Well, you can't have the oil and use it too, can you?You'll agree once you listen to this (source):"Indian energy firms are finding themselves at...
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Indian Nuclear Power Programme: $60 billion opportunity for the Global Nuclear industry.

July 13, 2009

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India, with its entry into Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) after a three-decade ban is seen as one of the potential market for nuclear power. The...India, with its entry into Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) after a three-decade ban is seen as one of the potential market for nuclear power. The...
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Indian Nuclear Power Growth a $40 Billion Business Opportunity

July 11, 2009

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Since late 2008, after the NSG approval, India's nuclear energy sector has been seeing tremendous growth. With installed capacity of nuclear energy estimated to grow...Since late 2008, after the NSG approval, India's nuclear energy sector has been seeing tremendous growth. With installed capacity of nuclear energy estimated to grow...
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Indian Natural Gas Highway for South and East in the Works

May 14, 2009

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Natural gas has been hogging the limelight world over for the past year or so, and for once, I am glad that the right things...Natural gas has been hogging the limelight world over for the past year or so, and for once, I am glad that the right things...
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Indian methane emission from livestock @ 12.9 mt per annum

May 9, 2009

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Scientists at the Space Applications Centre, or SAC, in Ahmedabad have prepared the first national livestock methane emission inventory using the latest (2003) livestock census.India...Scientists at the Space Applications Centre, or SAC, in Ahmedabad have prepared the first national livestock methane emission inventory using the latest (2003) livestock census.India...
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Indian Leading World Wind Energy Association (WWEA)

July 12, 2009

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Mr Kane, chairman of the Indian Wind Energy Association was reelected as the president of World Wind Energy Association for the third consecutive time. He...Mr Kane, chairman of the Indian Wind Energy Association was reelected as the president of World Wind Energy Association for the third consecutive time. He...
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Indian Italian Cooperation in Renewable Energy – EAI and Agici (Italy) Enter into Partnership

July 16, 2011

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Agici Finance Business, an Italian pioneer active in research and consultancy in the energy business and Energy Alternatives India, the leader in consultancy in renewable...Agici Finance Business, an Italian pioneer active in research and consultancy in the energy business and Energy Alternatives India, the leader in consultancy in renewable...
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Indian ICT Industry & Energy Efficiency

January 29, 2009

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A brief analysis of the status of energy efficiency measures for the Indian ICT industry by the Climatico blog. It appears from the analysis that...A brief analysis of the status of energy efficiency measures for the Indian ICT industry by the Climatico blog. It appears from the analysis that...
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Indian Hydro Public Sector Companies Need Operational Flexibility

April 26, 2010

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Read an interesting article today in The Financial Express, written by Noor Mohammad, on why the government should keep its hands off hydro PSUs such...Read an interesting article today in The Financial Express, written by Noor Mohammad, on why the government should keep its hands off hydro PSUs such...
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Indian Green Jobs, Green IT Companies and More

September 4, 2010

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About one million green jobs will open up in India over next two years Green jobs, as defined by UNEP, refers to work in agricultural,...About one million green jobs will open up in India over next two years Green jobs, as defined by UNEP, refers to work in agricultural,...
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Indian Govt to Install Solar Energy Panels at Important Shrines

October 31, 2009

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To promote awareness among people on the benefits of solar energy, the Union Government has decided to set up solar energy panels at important shrines...To promote awareness among people on the benefits of solar energy, the Union Government has decided to set up solar energy panels at important shrines...
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Indian Govt Keen on Solar PV Powered Mobile Towers

April 2, 2010

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It was only yesterday I sent a long article in the EAI Newsletter on how renewable energy could become disruptive by focussing on underserved segments...It was only yesterday I sent a long article in the EAI Newsletter on how renewable energy could become disruptive by focussing on underserved segments...
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Indian Government May Levy Tax on Natural Gas

May 14, 2009

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The government is considering a cess on natural gas produced in the country to finance the expansion of gas pipeline network, Petroleum Secretary R.S. Pandey...The government is considering a cess on natural gas produced in the country to finance the expansion of gas pipeline network, Petroleum Secretary R.S. Pandey...
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Indian Energy Investments in Ghana Picking Up Steam with Jatropha

March 27, 2009

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India is the second-highest foreign investor in Ghana, and biofuel producers are now looking to cultivate jatropha there.Ghana is drawing significant foreign investment in the...India is the second-highest foreign investor in Ghana, and biofuel producers are now looking to cultivate jatropha there.Ghana is drawing significant foreign investment in the...
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Indian Energy Delegation Tours Energy Efficient Window Manufacturer TRACO Facility in Pennsylvania

November 24, 2009

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Press releaseA delegation of Indian Energy Efficiency professionals and government officials recently visited the Corporate Headquarters and Manufacturing facility of window manufacturer Traco in Cranberry...Press releaseA delegation of Indian Energy Efficiency professionals and government officials recently visited the Corporate Headquarters and Manufacturing facility of window manufacturer Traco in Cranberry...
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Indian Energy & Alternative Energy Data

January 9, 2009

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Total Energy Used # India's energy requirement by 2030 has been projected at over 400 GW, which combines the current installed energy capacity of Japan,...Total Energy Used # India's energy requirement by 2030 has been projected at over 400 GW, which combines the current installed energy capacity of Japan,...
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Indian Cleantech Business Opportunities from Copenhagen

December 6, 2009

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Indian businesses are hoping that Copenhagen will open a slew of new opportunities for green businesses. These hopes got a boost this week with the...Indian businesses are hoping that Copenhagen will open a slew of new opportunities for green businesses. These hopes got a boost this week with the...
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Indian Boiler Company Eyes JV with Foreign firm to Make Turbines for Power Generation.

July 13, 2009

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India, to meet its peak hour electricity need has planed to add 78,500 megawatts in the five year period to the end of 2011. In...India, to meet its peak hour electricity need has planed to add 78,500 megawatts in the five year period to the end of 2011. In...
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Indian Auto Sector Fuel-efficiency Standards by 2011

November 24, 2009

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The government is in the final stage of notifying the fuel efficiency standards for automobile sector in the country which will be enforced from 2011,...The government is in the final stage of notifying the fuel efficiency standards for automobile sector in the country which will be enforced from 2011,...
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India’s Villages Need Solar Energy, NOW!

October 31, 2009

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1. There are more villages and rural population without electricity or access to quality electricity than government statistics let on. The need is such that...1. There are more villages and rural population without electricity or access to quality electricity than government statistics let on. The need is such that...
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India’s Southern Railway to Launch Large-scale Biodiesel Plant @ Perambur

June 17, 2009

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Recently, Southern Railway announced plans for a large scale biodiesel plant near the site of its present pilot facility at the famous Perambur Locomotive Works...Recently, Southern Railway announced plans for a large scale biodiesel plant near the site of its present pilot facility at the famous Perambur Locomotive Works...
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India’s Renewable Energy Investment Grew 12% In 2008 – UNEP

June 9, 2009

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United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has reported that India has seen a 12% increase in investment in the renewable energy sector with an investment of...United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has reported that India has seen a 12% increase in investment in the renewable energy sector with an investment of...
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India’s proposal for a crude oil price band finds supporters

June 18, 2009

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Countries such as India that are dependent on imports to meet their oil needs are particularly vulnerable to price volatility. It's thus no wonder that...Countries such as India that are dependent on imports to meet their oil needs are particularly vulnerable to price volatility. It's thus no wonder that...
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India’s First Grid Connected Solar Power Project @ Asansol, West Bengal

September 25, 2009

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The grid connected solar power initiative of India, located in Asansol, West Bengal, has started functioning. The project, which has been set up as DPSC...The grid connected solar power initiative of India, located in Asansol, West Bengal, has started functioning. The project, which has been set up as DPSC...
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India’s cleantech start-ups – EnNatura, Pegasus, Arun Herbal Wear

December 15, 2009

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A clutch of tiny Indian start-ups are proving that global warming’s business opportunities will not be the exclusive preserve of the developed nations.EnNatura of Dehli...A clutch of tiny Indian start-ups are proving that global warming’s business opportunities will not be the exclusive preserve of the developed nations.EnNatura of Dehli...
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India’s Unsung Eco Heroes, Green Warriors

September 13, 2010

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Until a few years back, I was not much aware of the fact that there are a number of folks who were doing sterling work...Until a few years back, I was not much aware of the fact that there are a number of folks who were doing sterling work...
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India’s Tribal Energy Resource Agreement

May 12, 2009

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The Tribal Energy Resource Agreement is a major step for tribal self-determination and self-governance that will usher in a new era of tribal economic development....The Tribal Energy Resource Agreement is a major step for tribal self-determination and self-governance that will usher in a new era of tribal economic development....
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India’s Solar Power Target to be Unveiled Soon

July 29, 2009

Climate Change, Decarbonization, Uncategorized
India will unveil its first solar power target as soon as September, pledging to boost output from near zero to 20 gigawatts (GW) by 2020...India will unveil its first solar power target as soon as September, pledging to boost output from near zero to 20 gigawatts (GW) by 2020...
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India’s Prominent Renewable Energy and Cleantech Companies

October 20, 2010

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Quite a few people I meet these days ask me about the most prominent renewable energy and cleantech companies in India, so I thought I'd...Quite a few people I meet these days ask me about the most prominent renewable energy and cleantech companies in India, so I thought I'd...
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India’s Nuclear Power Corp in the Limelight

January 18, 2009

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With the world's richest countries making a beeline to India in order to secure billions worth of nuclear power projects, now that India has secured...With the world's richest countries making a beeline to India in order to secure billions worth of nuclear power projects, now that India has secured...
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India’s NTPC Targets Japanese Funding for Green Energy Ventures

July 12, 2009

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National Thermal Power Corp (NTPC) has planned to increase its production capacity through a sustainable energy mix. For this, it is exploring the renewable energy...National Thermal Power Corp (NTPC) has planned to increase its production capacity through a sustainable energy mix. For this, it is exploring the renewable energy...
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India’s NHPC to set up 100-MW wind project in MP

April 28, 2009

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India's largest hydro-electric power producer, NHPC, is foraying into wind power generation by setting up a 100-MW power project in Madhya Pradesh. "The company is...India's largest hydro-electric power producer, NHPC, is foraying into wind power generation by setting up a 100-MW power project in Madhya Pradesh. "The company is...
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India’s National Solar Mission

April 26, 2009

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The Union Government has finalized the draft for the National Solar Mission. It aims to make India a global leader in solar energy and envisages...The Union Government has finalized the draft for the National Solar Mission. It aims to make India a global leader in solar energy and envisages...
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India’s Myanmar Policy Influenced by Oil and Gas?

July 17, 2009

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Came across an interesting article from Daily Times, Pakistan that argues that India's Myanmar policy has of late been influenced by the fact that the...Came across an interesting article from Daily Times, Pakistan that argues that India's Myanmar policy has of late been influenced by the fact that the...
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India’s Looming Water Problems

June 11, 2009

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Unless India figures out a way to properly price its water resources, the country could be facing serious shortage of drinking water in a few...Unless India figures out a way to properly price its water resources, the country could be facing serious shortage of drinking water in a few...
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India’s Installed Electricity Capacity Could Triple in 10 Years

January 29, 2009

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"India’s installed power capacity should triple in another 10 years time. We are presently at 140 GW. It needs to touch 415-440 GW by 2017...."India’s installed power capacity should triple in another 10 years time. We are presently at 140 GW. It needs to touch 415-440 GW by 2017....
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India’s Impending Water Crisis – Most Cities Could Run Dry

December 15, 2009

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If you are afraid because your tap has been running dry lately, then it is time you braced yourself for worse times to follow. Terrifying...If you are afraid because your tap has been running dry lately, then it is time you braced yourself for worse times to follow. Terrifying...
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India’s First Marine Energy Project Planned by Atlantis

December 2, 2009

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UK-based marine energy specialist Atlantis Resources Corporation has this week announced plans for a wide-ranging feasibility study that could establish India as a world leader...UK-based marine energy specialist Atlantis Resources Corporation has this week announced plans for a wide-ranging feasibility study that could establish India as a world leader...
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India’s Energy Security – Technology Options for Ethanol and Biodiesel

July 15, 2009

Climate Change, Decarbonization, Uncategorized
In a series of two articles in this paper, some technology and policy options for India's energy security are examined. Part I focus on options...In a series of two articles in this paper, some technology and policy options for India's energy security are examined. Part I focus on options...
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India’s Energy Sector Challenges

January 22, 2009

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Came across an excellent analysis of the challenges faced by India on the energy front and whether we are ready to meet these. The article...Came across an excellent analysis of the challenges faced by India on the energy front and whether we are ready to meet these. The article...
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India’s Energy Policy – Report of the Expert Committee

January 22, 2009

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Done by the Planning Commission in Aug 2006, this is an excellent document that lays the groundwork and supporting data and arguments for configuring India's...Done by the Planning Commission in Aug 2006, this is an excellent document that lays the groundwork and supporting data and arguments for configuring India's...
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India’s Energy Conumption Compared to China’s

June 16, 2009

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An interesting comparison of China and India on consumption of the various energy sources. It's fairly obvious that China consumes a lot more energy per...An interesting comparison of China and India on consumption of the various energy sources. It's fairly obvious that China consumes a lot more energy per...
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India’s Eco-friendly Clothing Market on the Rise

September 13, 2010

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Read an article today in one of the business newspapers that the market for eco-friendly clothing in India is on the rise. From the current...Read an article today in one of the business newspapers that the market for eco-friendly clothing in India is on the rise. From the current...
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India’s E-Car Maker Reva May Produce in U.S.

November 3, 2009

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Bangalore-based Reva has formed a joint venture with Bannon Automotive from New York.Bangalore-based electric car maker, Reva Electric Car Company may become India's first auto...Bangalore-based Reva has formed a joint venture with Bannon Automotive from New York.Bangalore-based electric car maker, Reva Electric Car Company may become India's first auto...
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India’s (Fossil) Energy Security Strategy

September 4, 2010

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A slew of articles on how India is playing catch-up to China for securing energy supplies got me thinking ( see and )....A slew of articles on how India is playing catch-up to China for securing energy supplies got me thinking ( see and )....
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India: Biomass Power Plants

January 12, 2009

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The Gurgaon-based Emergent Ventures India Pvt Ltd has been given consent by the The State Investment Promotion Board (SIPB) to set up a 12MW biomass...The Gurgaon-based Emergent Ventures India Pvt Ltd has been given consent by the The State Investment Promotion Board (SIPB) to set up a 12MW biomass...
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India, China have hundreds of wind farms planned

January 29, 2009

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The majority of these projects are located in China and India. In China, 90% of wind energy projects have applied for CDM registration, and there...The majority of these projects are located in China and India. In China, 90% of wind energy projects have applied for CDM registration, and there...
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India, China Figure Prominently in Gulf Oil Marketing Strategies

May 18, 2009

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"India, China Figure Prominently in Gulf Oil Marketing Strategies"Now, this would not have exactly come as a surprise what with the two Asian countries considered..."India, China Figure Prominently in Gulf Oil Marketing Strategies"Now, this would not have exactly come as a surprise what with the two Asian countries considered...
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India, China Face Presssure in Water & Energy Demand

January 20, 2009

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All's not well in India & China when it comes to renewable energy and water.High density population in both countries, along with a move toward...All's not well in India & China when it comes to renewable energy and water.High density population in both countries, along with a move toward...
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India, Canada to Finalise Nuclear Agreement Soon

May 28, 2009

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India and Canada will soon finalise the civilian nuclear cooperation agreement that will pave the way for new opportunities for both the countries, S M...India and Canada will soon finalise the civilian nuclear cooperation agreement that will pave the way for new opportunities for both the countries, S M...
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India-US Nuclear Deal on Track: Atomic Energy Commission

June 18, 2009

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Work on the India-US civil nuclear energy deal is well on track and talks are on with fuel vendors, Atomic Energy Commission chief Anil Kakodkar...Work on the India-US civil nuclear energy deal is well on track and talks are on with fuel vendors, Atomic Energy Commission chief Anil Kakodkar...
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India-US for Joint Development of New Energy Technologies

November 13, 2009

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Visiting US Energy Secretary Steven and Indian Union Power Minister Sushilkumar Shinde agreed at a recent meeting that joint development of new technologies in the...Visiting US Energy Secretary Steven and Indian Union Power Minister Sushilkumar Shinde agreed at a recent meeting that joint development of new technologies in the...
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India-Mongolia Agreement for Uranium Supply

September 15, 2009

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India recently signed a civil nuclear agreement with Mongolia for the supply of uranium. The agreement for peaceful uses of radioactive minerals and nuclear energy...India recently signed a civil nuclear agreement with Mongolia for the supply of uranium. The agreement for peaceful uses of radioactive minerals and nuclear energy...
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India Wind Energy Status – from GWEC

October 24, 2009

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Details about India's wind energy st2atus from Global Wind Energy Council . See hereDetails about India's wind energy st2atus from Global Wind Energy Council . See here
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India Wind Energy Report – Wind Energy Is Largest Alternative Source Of Power, Finds Netscribes’ Report

March 27, 2009

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Press releaseNetscribes launches its Wind Power report covering the largest alternative energy market in India. Current installed and maximum potential figures indicate tremendous scope for...Press releaseNetscribes launches its Wind Power report covering the largest alternative energy market in India. Current installed and maximum potential figures indicate tremendous scope for...
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India Wind Energy Investment – 12,000 crores per year!

January 9, 2009

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"How much investment is expected in India's wind energy sector?"To this question, Dr. Anil Kane, President, World Wind Energy Association, and Chairman, Indian Wind Energy..."How much investment is expected in India's wind energy sector?"To this question, Dr. Anil Kane, President, World Wind Energy Association, and Chairman, Indian Wind Energy...
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India Waste Biomass to Energy Technologies and Processes

November 1, 2009

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An excellent document on waste to energy technologies and processes in IndiaAn excellent document on waste to energy technologies and processes in India
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India Unveils Ambitious Jawaharlal Nehru Solar Mission

November 23, 2009

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At long last (about 10 days beyond the expected date), the National Solar Mission is out. Details are still sketchy, but here's what we know.Targets...At long last (about 10 days beyond the expected date), the National Solar Mission is out. Details are still sketchy, but here's what we know.Targets...
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India to Spend Over 1 Lakh Crore on RE by 2012

September 15, 2009

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India is likely to spend over Rs 1 lakh crore on setting up of power plants based on renewable energy sources by the end of...India is likely to spend over Rs 1 lakh crore on setting up of power plants based on renewable energy sources by the end of...
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India to Revamp Global Energy Business by Multilateral Funding Systems

July 6, 2009

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To revamp the global energy business, and to overcome geopolitical complexities and financing problems that plague global energy projects, India has proposed multilateral funding mechanism.In...To revamp the global energy business, and to overcome geopolitical complexities and financing problems that plague global energy projects, India has proposed multilateral funding mechanism.In...
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India Tidal Research Centre – Susi Global

May 12, 2009

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Susi Global Research Centre located at Udupi is a tidal energy research centre. Eco-friendly research projects of Susi Global Research Centre includes: * Electricity generation...Susi Global Research Centre located at Udupi is a tidal energy research centre. Eco-friendly research projects of Susi Global Research Centre includes: * Electricity generation...
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India Sees Rise in Green Buildings

November 3, 2009

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Green building development has gained momentum in India despite global economic slowdown, with its supply rising manifold to 6.8 million sq ft in the last...Green building development has gained momentum in India despite global economic slowdown, with its supply rising manifold to 6.8 million sq ft in the last...
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India Reopen the Sale of Oil and Gas Blocks under New Exploration Licensing Policy (NELP)

July 13, 2009

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The Indian government will reopen the sale of oil and gas blocks under the eighth edition of new exploration licensing policy (NELP) as Finance Minister...The Indian government will reopen the sale of oil and gas blocks under the eighth edition of new exploration licensing policy (NELP) as Finance Minister...
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India Renewable Energy Market Entry Strategy – Consulting Service from EAI

February 2, 2010

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It is an open secret that India is one of the fastest growing market for renewable energy sources. This has become more so after the...It is an open secret that India is one of the fastest growing market for renewable energy sources. This has become more so after the...
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India Renewable Energy Investments – M&A, Banks, Corporate Investments…

September 3, 2010

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Based on the newsletter I sent a week back: Banks and the National Solar Mission Firstly, on solar and on the National Solar Mission. The...Based on the newsletter I sent a week back: Banks and the National Solar Mission Firstly, on solar and on the National Solar Mission. The...
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India ranks 4th in Asia IN CSR disclosure

October 31, 2009

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India has been named among the top five Asian countries who lay heavy emphasis on corporate social responsibility (CSR) disclosure norms, says a survey.According to...India has been named among the top five Asian countries who lay heavy emphasis on corporate social responsibility (CSR) disclosure norms, says a survey.According to...
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India Plans “ultra-mega” Coal Power Plants, Needs Help on CCS

November 29, 2009

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According to the Energy Information Administration’s 2009 International Energy Outlook, India’s use of coal for electricity is projected to grow by 1.9 percent per year...According to the Energy Information Administration’s 2009 International Energy Outlook, India’s use of coal for electricity is projected to grow by 1.9 percent per year...
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India Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion – Potential and Status

September 25, 2009

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September 18, 2009An interesting article on the potential and status of Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) in India What I found interesting were the following...September 18, 2009An interesting article on the potential and status of Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) in India What I found interesting were the following...
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India Needs Uranium Imports to Bridge Energy Demand: Anil Kakodkar

February 6, 2009

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India needs to import large amounts of uranium to meet its nuclear energy requirements till it fully explores its internal reserves, Atomic Energy Commission (AEC)...India needs to import large amounts of uranium to meet its nuclear energy requirements till it fully explores its internal reserves, Atomic Energy Commission (AEC)...
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India needs to develop offshore wind farms – GWEC

September 25, 2009

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Steve Sawyer , secretary general, Global Wind Energy Council, was in Delhi recently to release a report on the Indian Wind Energy Outlook for 2009....Steve Sawyer , secretary general, Global Wind Energy Council, was in Delhi recently to release a report on the Indian Wind Energy Outlook for 2009....
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India Must Plan its Thorium Nuclear Plan Quickly

July 6, 2009

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India has the second largest thorium reserves in the world. Now, that's really something. But what exactly can we do about this? This article says...India has the second largest thorium reserves in the world. Now, that's really something. But what exactly can we do about this? This article says...
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India Moves Away from Oil, Towards Fuel Cells and Natural Gas

April 28, 2009

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Indian Officials are laying the framework for an economy based on natural gas and fuel cells. They say they're laying pipelines that could lead to...Indian Officials are laying the framework for an economy based on natural gas and fuel cells. They say they're laying pipelines that could lead to...
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India Losing Millions of Tons of Soil to Erosion

November 27, 2010

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Came across a news item in the Business Line that kind of woke me up to an important area of concern - losing productive soil...Came across a news item in the Business Line that kind of woke me up to an important area of concern - losing productive soil...
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India Looking at 9.3% Energy Shortage in 2009-10

May 7, 2009

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India will continue to face both energy and peak shortages in 2009-10. The country will face energy shortage of 9.3% and peak shortage of 12.6%....India will continue to face both energy and peak shortages in 2009-10. The country will face energy shortage of 9.3% and peak shortage of 12.6%....
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India Keen on Cleaning up Varanasi, Ganges

November 24, 2009

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Even though Rolls Royce cars are being sold in their dozens to Indian billionaires, the lack of science is causing the most sacred city in...Even though Rolls Royce cars are being sold in their dozens to Indian billionaires, the lack of science is causing the most sacred city in...
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India Joins International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

March 27, 2009

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India joined the International Renewable Energy Agency last week, becoming the largest energy consumer in the recently launched organization.India is the 77th member of IRENA,...India joined the International Renewable Energy Agency last week, becoming the largest energy consumer in the recently launched organization.India is the 77th member of IRENA,...
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India Invited to IEA Meet in Paris

January 18, 2009

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Jan 2009India has been invited to the ministerial meeting of the International Energy Agency (IEA) in October in Paris, the organisation's deputy executive director Richard...Jan 2009India has been invited to the ministerial meeting of the International Energy Agency (IEA) in October in Paris, the organisation's deputy executive director Richard...
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India International Trade Fair (IITF) Has Green as its Theme this Year

November 15, 2010

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The DIREC hardly got over and the next interesting trade fair with the green theme is in – The India International Trade Fair. This year,...The DIREC hardly got over and the next interesting trade fair with the green theme is in – The India International Trade Fair. This year,...
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India Interested in Natural Gas from Papua New Guinea

July 30, 2009

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It doesn't matter where in the world you find fossil fuels, just rush to get them - this seems to be the principle of most...It doesn't matter where in the world you find fossil fuels, just rush to get them - this seems to be the principle of most...
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India Increases Sugar Imports from Brazil

July 18, 2009

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The number of larger bulk carriers shipping sugar from Brazil to India is rising, as the country’s imports increase substantially after a crop failure in...The number of larger bulk carriers shipping sugar from Brazil to India is rising, as the country’s imports increase substantially after a crop failure in...
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India in Top League for Installed Wind Power Capacity

January 22, 2009

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See the following graph for a cumulative installed wind power capacity by country (source: Earth Policy)The first thing that interests me is that India is...See the following graph for a cumulative installed wind power capacity by country (source: Earth Policy)The first thing that interests me is that India is...
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India in Top 5 Countries for Renewable Energy Investments

January 22, 2009

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The five top countries that will attract highest investments in renewable energy in the future. This is based on an Ernst & Young report that...The five top countries that will attract highest investments in renewable energy in the future. This is based on an Ernst & Young report that...
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India Hydro-power Down 15% On Poor Rains

November 1, 2009

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According to the Ministry of State for Power, India's hydro-electricity generation was down by 15% for months Jul-Sep owing to poor monsoons.India received about 25%...According to the Ministry of State for Power, India's hydro-electricity generation was down by 15% for months Jul-Sep owing to poor monsoons.India received about 25%...
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India Green Investors Network

July 11, 2009

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In order to form a closed knit group of investors interested in sustainability space, New Ventures India - launched the Green Investor Network at the...In order to form a closed knit group of investors interested in sustainability space, New Ventures India - launched the Green Investor Network at the...
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India Gets US Help to Create Its EPA, Share Cleantech Research

December 4, 2009

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In an agreement that largely flew under the radar during Obama's trip to Asia--so much so that Clean Technica has called it a "secret deal"--the...In an agreement that largely flew under the radar during Obama's trip to Asia--so much so that Clean Technica has called it a "secret deal"--the...
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India Gets Uranium from Russia for Kudankulam Second Unit

August 23, 2009

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August 22, 2009 India has received the first consignment of uranium for the second unit of the 2,000-MW Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project in Tamil Nadu...August 22, 2009 India has received the first consignment of uranium for the second unit of the 2,000-MW Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project in Tamil Nadu...
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India fourth globally in wind energy capacity

February 1, 2009

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Feb 2008Wind power is becoming a mainstream energy source. Over 20,000 mw of wind turbines were installed in 2007 bringing world- wide capacity to 94,112...Feb 2008Wind power is becoming a mainstream energy source. Over 20,000 mw of wind turbines were installed in 2007 bringing world- wide capacity to 94,112...
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India Food Security and Sustainability Seminar in Amritsar

November 24, 2009

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Two days national seminar on Food Security and Sustainability in India organized by GAD Institute of Development Studies, Amritsar concluded recently.The seminar was sponsored jointly...Two days national seminar on Food Security and Sustainability in India organized by GAD Institute of Development Studies, Amritsar concluded recently.The seminar was sponsored jointly...
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India Explores Offshore Wind Farms

November 15, 2010

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A few months back, I had written about the status of offshore wind in India ( see: ) where I had mentioned that very...A few months back, I had written about the status of offshore wind in India ( see: ) where I had mentioned that very...
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India EV Market Intelligence – Comprehensive Insights & Perspectives on Electric Vehicle Industry

December 26, 2018

Corporate Leaders, E-mobility, E-mobility Perspectives, Electric Vehicles, Low Carbon Mobility, Net Zero by Narsi, Uncategorized
Last Update: February 2020 by Narasimhan Santhanam This post is a part of EV Next's EV Perspectives. EV Next, a division of EAI, is a leading market intelligence & strategic consulting firm...Last Update: February 2020 by Narasimhan Santhanam This post is a part of EV Next's EV Perspectives. EV Next, a division of EAI, is a leading market intelligence & strategic consulting firm...
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India Environmental Portal

July 12, 2009

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This site - India Environmental Portal - was a nice find by me today. It looks like a fascinating resource, loaded with news, opinions and...This site - India Environmental Portal - was a nice find by me today. It looks like a fascinating resource, loaded with news, opinions and...
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India Energy Scenario & Trends – an Analysis by Brookings Institution

January 30, 2009

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This is wow! white paper / analysis paper. A must read.Summary:This monograph focuses on India’s need for oil and how this demand fits within its...This is wow! white paper / analysis paper. A must read.Summary:This monograph focuses on India’s need for oil and how this demand fits within its...
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India Energy Outlook – End Use Demand in India Until 2020

May 6, 2009

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An excellent white paper on India's energy outlook until 2020. A must-read paper (PDF), from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. See link at the end.Integrated economic...An excellent white paper on India's energy outlook until 2020. A must-read paper (PDF), from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. See link at the end.Integrated economic...
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India Energy Mart 2009 – Feb 2009, New Delhi

January 21, 2009

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Location: IndiaConference Date: 2009-02-04 (in 14 days)Date Submitted: 2009-01-20Announcement ID: 166397India Energy Mart (IEM) 2009, featuring a convergence of top minds and decision makers from...Location: IndiaConference Date: 2009-02-04 (in 14 days)Date Submitted: 2009-01-20Announcement ID: 166397India Energy Mart (IEM) 2009, featuring a convergence of top minds and decision makers from...
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India Energy Market

January 13, 2009

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This is a piece of information given by an US government site about the renewable energy potential in India and the opportunities available for the...This is a piece of information given by an US government site about the renewable energy potential in India and the opportunities available for the...
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India Energy & Renewables – Books, Videos, Resources

June 19, 2010

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Was doing some lazy browsing on the various web resources for renewable energy in India. The following were some of the interesting stuff I came...Was doing some lazy browsing on the various web resources for renewable energy in India. The following were some of the interesting stuff I came...
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India Electric Vehicle Charging & EV Battery Swapping – Inputs & Insights

December 26, 2018

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The EV charging market in India is still in its niche stage, in order to boost the electric vehicle (EV) charging market in India, the...The EV charging market in India is still in its niche stage, in order to boost the electric vehicle (EV) charging market in India, the...
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India Ecovatives Award from Siemens and IBNLive

October 3, 2010

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This was another post I picked up from the EAI Club (Thanks to Madhavan) Siemens and IBNLive.com are instituting a hunt for India’s Ecovatives –...This was another post I picked up from the EAI Club (Thanks to Madhavan) Siemens and IBNLive.com are instituting a hunt for India’s Ecovatives –...
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India Distributed Energy Generation – Biomass, Solar PV, Thermal, Gasification

December 21, 2009

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Distributed energy generation is a mechanism in which energy is derived from sources of energy that are used close to where the energy is required....Distributed energy generation is a mechanism in which energy is derived from sources of energy that are used close to where the energy is required....
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India Decarbonization Acceleration – InDeA

March 12, 2021

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INTRO This is a kickoff effort for my intended series of posts on decarbonizing India. The idea is to put down a series of well-researched...INTRO This is a kickoff effort for my intended series of posts on decarbonizing India. The idea is to put down a series of well-researched...
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India CSP – Electricity from Solar Thermal in India

December 26, 2009

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While solar energy is often spoken of as if it is just one technology, in reality, solar energy comprises two distinct technologies - solar PV...While solar energy is often spoken of as if it is just one technology, in reality, solar energy comprises two distinct technologies - solar PV...
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India Climate Tech 100

January 3, 2024

Net Zero by Narsi, Uncategorized
India Climate Tech 100 Happy to launch India Climate Tech 100, a listing of 100 Indian climate tech startups, based on research & evaluation by...India Climate Tech 100 Happy to launch India Climate Tech 100, a listing of 100 Indian climate tech startups, based on research & evaluation by...
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India and U.S. to cooperate on clean energy, shale gas

November 15, 2010

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Until a few months back, only those in the natural gas industry had heard about shale gas (more from  But now, it will be...Until a few months back, only those in the natural gas industry had heard about shale gas (more from  But now, it will be...
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India and Indian Sugar Industry Has Massive CER Potential

April 30, 2009

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India has the capacity of earning over US$ 100 billion by the trade of CERs, according to panelists at a seminar. The country has already...India has the capacity of earning over US$ 100 billion by the trade of CERs, according to panelists at a seminar. The country has already...
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India Action Plan on Climate Change – Any Actions on it Yet?

January 21, 2009

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Thought I'd recap the National Action Plan for Climate Change unvelied in Jun 2008 by the Indian prime minister. (see the full document here)Prepared under...Thought I'd recap the National Action Plan for Climate Change unvelied in Jun 2008 by the Indian prime minister. (see the full document here)Prepared under...
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India – Award Winning Ethanol Lantern/Stove for Rural Areas

July 18, 2009

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This paper presents an efficient lantern running on low grade ethanol fuel which also doubles up as a cooking stove thereby solving the twin problems...This paper presents an efficient lantern running on low grade ethanol fuel which also doubles up as a cooking stove thereby solving the twin problems...
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India – Kazhaksthan Uranium Deal

January 23, 2009

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Kazhaksthan is one of the leading producers of Uranium in the world. This year (2009) Kazhak's uranium production quota is set at 11,900 tons, and...Kazhaksthan is one of the leading producers of Uranium in the world. This year (2009) Kazhak's uranium production quota is set at 11,900 tons, and...
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Incentivising Hydro Power in India by Giving Premium Prices

July 16, 2009

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Hydropower has been the unsung hero worldwide, and it is true of India as well - hydro-electricity is about 15% of all electricity we generate...Hydropower has been the unsung hero worldwide, and it is true of India as well - hydro-electricity is about 15% of all electricity we generate...
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In West Bengal, Thermal Power Plant Becomes Solar Power Plant

June 16, 2009

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And here's some good news on the solar energy front. An abandoned thermal power plant in Asansol, West Bengal has been converted into a mega...And here's some good news on the solar energy front. An abandoned thermal power plant in Asansol, West Bengal has been converted into a mega...
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Importance of Solar Wafer Production in India

June 18, 2010

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I got an interesting email today on how the government incentives for solar power through the National Solar Mission might end up benefitting the non...I got an interesting email today on how the government incentives for solar power through the National Solar Mission might end up benefitting the non...
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IIT-ian Arun Majumdar America’s First Director of ARPA-E

September 25, 2009

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Arun Majumdar became the first Director of the US Department of Energy's Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E), an agency tasked with reducing America's reliance on...Arun Majumdar became the first Director of the US Department of Energy's Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E), an agency tasked with reducing America's reliance on...
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IIT Madras Career Opportunities

January 3, 2024

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IIT Madras Career Opportunities Project Co-ordinator/lead for national college sustainability contest I'm assisting Prof Indumathi M. Nambi of Indian Institute of Technology, Madras in putting...IIT Madras Career Opportunities Project Co-ordinator/lead for national college sustainability contest I'm assisting Prof Indumathi M. Nambi of Indian Institute of Technology, Madras in putting...
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IIT Kanpur Sets up a 500 KW Solar Plant for R&D

September 25, 2009

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Scientists at IIT Kanpur RLS plan to set up a 500 KW solar plant at the institute and focus on research aimed at reducing the...Scientists at IIT Kanpur RLS plan to set up a 500 KW solar plant at the institute and focus on research aimed at reducing the...
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IIT Kanpur Aims at Cutting Solar Energy Cost

August 26, 2009

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Scientists at IIT Kanpur plan to set up a 500 kW solar plant at the institute and focus on research aimed at reducing the price...Scientists at IIT Kanpur plan to set up a 500 kW solar plant at the institute and focus on research aimed at reducing the price...
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IIT Bombay, Applied Materials, enter Solar Research partnership

June 15, 2010

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IIT Bombay, Applied Materials Inc to develop solar energy Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB) and Applied Materials, Inc (AMAT) today announced that they will...IIT Bombay, Applied Materials Inc to develop solar energy Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB) and Applied Materials, Inc (AMAT) today announced that they will...
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IISc Team Building Better Batteries – Battery Research in India

December 6, 2009

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Prof N Munichandraiah and his group of students at the Indian Institute of Science are carrying out research on lithium batteries to add to the...Prof N Munichandraiah and his group of students at the Indian Institute of Science are carrying out research on lithium batteries to add to the...
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If you can’t beat them, join them and then try to beat them

May 5, 2023

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If you can't beat them, join them and then try to beat them 𝘉𝘪𝘰𝘥𝘦𝘨𝘳𝘢𝘥𝘢𝘣𝘭𝘦 𝘱𝘢𝘱𝘦𝘳 𝘤𝘶𝘱𝘴 𝘧𝘳𝘰𝘮 𝘔𝘢𝘯𝘫𝘶𝘴𝘩𝘳𝘦𝘦 𝘗𝘢𝘤𝘬𝘵𝘦𝘬 The best way to drink anything...If you can't beat them, join them and then try to beat them 𝘉𝘪𝘰𝘥𝘦𝘨𝘳𝘢𝘥𝘢𝘣𝘭𝘦 𝘱𝘢𝘱𝘦𝘳 𝘤𝘶𝘱𝘴 𝘧𝘳𝘰𝘮 𝘔𝘢𝘯𝘫𝘶𝘴𝘩𝘳𝘦𝘦 𝘗𝘢𝘤𝘬𝘵𝘦𝘬 The best way to drink anything...
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If Mitt Romney Wins, there will be Unfortunate Winds of Change in the US

August 8, 2012

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Not sure if the Republicans are perennially against renewable energy, but Mitt Romney for sure is not going to provide lavish incentives to the wind...Not sure if the Republicans are perennially against renewable energy, but Mitt Romney for sure is not going to provide lavish incentives to the wind...
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If diesel is a necessary evil, make the most out of it – through CHP

December 16, 2011

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=========================================== Are you looking to get energy security for your company through reduction in the use of diesel, furnace oil, LPG and costly grid power?...=========================================== Are you looking to get energy security for your company through reduction in the use of diesel, furnace oil, LPG and costly grid power?...
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IBRX India – 2012 – International Battery Expo & Recycling Conference , Hyderabad

January 31, 2012

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IBRX India - 2012 - International Battery Expo & Recycling Conference Hotel Novatel Hyderābād, AP 2 Apr 2012 | Monday to 4 Apr 2012 |...IBRX India - 2012 - International Battery Expo & Recycling Conference Hotel Novatel Hyderābād, AP 2 Apr 2012 | Monday to 4 Apr 2012 |...
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IBM plans to offer solutions to Indian power grid

November 15, 2010

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IBM, which is at the forefront of the US electricity ‘smart-grid' project, is eyeing the Indian market. On the heels of piloting a grid technology...IBM, which is at the forefront of the US electricity ‘smart-grid' project, is eyeing the Indian market. On the heels of piloting a grid technology...
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Hyundai to source more components locally for EV play

March 4, 2020

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Hyundai is a big name in the Indian car sector. The company sells the most number of cars in India after Maruti Suzuki. In fact,...Hyundai is a big name in the Indian car sector. The company sells the most number of cars in India after Maruti Suzuki. In fact,...
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HYREX Renewable Energy Conference 2016

May 26, 2016

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HYREX Renewable Energy Conference 2016 Date: 5th & 6th June Venue: The Manohar Hotel, (Near Old Airport) Begumpet, Hyderabad For registration, talk to Rajashekar -...HYREX Renewable Energy Conference 2016 Date: 5th & 6th June Venue: The Manohar Hotel, (Near Old Airport) Begumpet, Hyderabad For registration, talk to Rajashekar -...
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HydroVision India – Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, April 2012

January 31, 2012

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HydroVision India 19 Apr 2012 | Thursday to 22 Apr 2012 Pragati Maidan Hall No 18 New Delhi, DL Powered by biztradeshows.com HydroVision IndiaDate: 19-APR-12...HydroVision India 19 Apr 2012 | Thursday to 22 Apr 2012 Pragati Maidan Hall No 18 New Delhi, DL Powered by biztradeshows.com HydroVision IndiaDate: 19-APR-12...
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Hydro Power Assessment Research for Small Hydro Projects

July 13, 2009

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A research study titled "Hydro power assessment for small ungauged catchments in Himalayan region using GIS techniques".By Arun Kumar , M. K. Singhal; Alternate Hydro...A research study titled "Hydro power assessment for small ungauged catchments in Himalayan region using GIS techniques".By Arun Kumar , M. K. Singhal; Alternate Hydro...
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Hybrid Toyota Prius to be Launched in India Soon

November 23, 2009

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The world’s largest car maker, Toyota, today said it will launch its hybrid car ‘Prius’ in India early next year.He, however, said there are no...The world’s largest car maker, Toyota, today said it will launch its hybrid car ‘Prius’ in India early next year.He, however, said there are no...
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Hybrid Tata Nano Announced by the Tata Group

December 3, 2009

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The producer of the “world’s cheapest car,” the Tata Group, has announced its plans to produce a hybrid Nano. According to the company, the hybrid...The producer of the “world’s cheapest car,” the Tata Group, has announced its plans to produce a hybrid Nano. According to the company, the hybrid...
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HVDC Gaining Traction in India

January 7, 2012

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ABB recently inked a deal with the Power Grid Corporation of India to to deliver an ultrahigh-voltage direct current (UHVDC) transmission system. This system would...ABB recently inked a deal with the Power Grid Corporation of India to to deliver an ultrahigh-voltage direct current (UHVDC) transmission system. This system would...
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HPCL to Invest in Sugar Mills in Bihar for Ethanol

June 17, 2009

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Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd (HPCL) will invest Rs 614 crore in the two sugar mills it had bought in Bihar to manufacture ethanol, which will...Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd (HPCL) will invest Rs 614 crore in the two sugar mills it had bought in Bihar to manufacture ethanol, which will...
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Howrah Station Garbage to Generate Gas, Power

October 22, 2009

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The sizeable amount of garbage collected from Howrah station may actually help the Indian Railways to earn carbon credits. If things go according to plan,...The sizeable amount of garbage collected from Howrah station may actually help the Indian Railways to earn carbon credits. If things go according to plan,...
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Howrah Municipal Corp’s Energy from Waste Plan

November 1, 2009

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Almost a year after Howrah Municipal Corporation (HMC) signed a memorandum of understanding with Hyderabad-based Selco for green-energy-from-garbage project, work has finally started on the...Almost a year after Howrah Municipal Corporation (HMC) signed a memorandum of understanding with Hyderabad-based Selco for green-energy-from-garbage project, work has finally started on the...
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How Strong are the Foundations of Offshore Wind Farms? – Forbes

August 8, 2012

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How strong are the foundations of offshore wind farms? Can they last 20-25 years without giving much trouble? This article from Forbes explores the topic...How strong are the foundations of offshore wind farms? Can they last 20-25 years without giving much trouble? This article from Forbes explores the topic...
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How rainforest destruction hides in our clothes

January 21, 2015

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09/14/2014 admin Uncategorized Comments off 2 Rayon is an extremely popular fabric, and is used by most major clothing brands. It’s made by a complex...09/14/2014 admin Uncategorized Comments off 2 Rayon is an extremely popular fabric, and is used by most major clothing brands. It’s made by a complex...
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How many charging stations are there in India? A Jan 2020 Review

March 4, 2020

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There was a recent news item about Tata Power planning 700 EV charging stations. The company has already installed 100 charging stations in Delhi, Mumbai,...There was a recent news item about Tata Power planning 700 EV charging stations. The company has already installed 100 charging stations in Delhi, Mumbai,...
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How long will coal power plants last in India?

July 3, 2022

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As of Jun 2022, India had a total electricity installed capacity of about 403 GW. 210 GW of that was coal-based (includes about 6 GW...As of Jun 2022, India had a total electricity installed capacity of about 403 GW. 210 GW of that was coal-based (includes about 6 GW...
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How India can cut its energy needs by 20%!

December 10, 2009

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Using energy more efficiently can reduce our energy needs by one fifth; it is a strategy we must pursue even as we promote renewables, says...Using energy more efficiently can reduce our energy needs by one fifth; it is a strategy we must pursue even as we promote renewables, says...
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How Green Was the 2010-11 Union Budget? – My Thoughts

March 2, 2010

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The following was what I wrote for our newsletter yesterday. Thought it could be useful to those who have not subscribed to the EAI Newsletter,...The following was what I wrote for our newsletter yesterday. Thought it could be useful to those who have not subscribed to the EAI Newsletter,...
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How distribution utilities can make the most of the changing energy landscape

December 22, 2023

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How distribution utilities can make the most of the changing energy landscape -  It is estimated that 3 million energy users in Europe are already...How distribution utilities can make the most of the changing energy landscape -  It is estimated that 3 million energy users in Europe are already...
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How can transparent solar panels be a big boost to solar on tall buildings?

November 29, 2016

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Urban areas are full of tall buildings with many window panes on them. Imagine a scenario where all the windows are able to produce solar power with...Urban areas are full of tall buildings with many window panes on them. Imagine a scenario where all the windows are able to produce solar power with...
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How can renewable energy really become disruptive?

September 4, 2010

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I was reading a classic paper on disruptive business ideas from Clayton Christensen "Six Keys to Building New Markets by Unleashing Disruptive Innovation" ( I was reading a classic paper on disruptive business ideas from Clayton Christensen "Six Keys to Building New Markets by Unleashing Disruptive Innovation" (
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How Can India’s Farmers Cope with Drought?

November 23, 2009

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About three or four times a week, Yogesh Verma takes government officials and farmers from various parts of India on a tour of the olive...About three or four times a week, Yogesh Verma takes government officials and farmers from various parts of India on a tour of the olive...
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How a software professional built India’s pioneering organic dairy brand

January 5, 2024

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How a software professional built India's pioneering organic dairy brand Shashi Kumar was a conventional IT professional working at Wipro for over 17 years, when...How a software professional built India's pioneering organic dairy brand Shashi Kumar was a conventional IT professional working at Wipro for over 17 years, when...
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Household solar panels growing in India, thanks to United Nations

March 28, 2009

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Over the past four years, a thriving market for household solar panels has sprung up in India, with the help of a United Nations programme...Over the past four years, a thriving market for household solar panels has sprung up in India, with the help of a United Nations programme...
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Himin Solar, Solar Water Heater Major, Looks at India

November 8, 2010

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China Himin Solar Co. Ltd., is forming up a Joint Venture manufacturing plant in India. Its chairman, Huang Ming, said at the Delhi International Renewable...China Himin Solar Co. Ltd., is forming up a Joint Venture manufacturing plant in India. Its chairman, Huang Ming, said at the Delhi International Renewable...
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HHV’s cutting-edge Thin-film technology

June 28, 2010

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With its own manufacturing unit and thin-film technology, HHV is ready to surge ahead in the Indian and global market; both its production line as...With its own manufacturing unit and thin-film technology, HHV is ready to surge ahead in the Indian and global market; both its production line as...
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HHV Solar Makes New Thin Film Solar Cell Tech

June 14, 2010

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It's not everyday that we read of Indian scientists making breakthroughs in solar PV, so it was interesting for me to read this article on...It's not everyday that we read of Indian scientists making breakthroughs in solar PV, so it was interesting for me to read this article on...
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Hero’s big push and plans for alternative mobility solutions – worth Rs 10,000 crores

March 4, 2020

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The Hero Group, run by the Munjals, have all the reason to start putting considerable focus into electric vehicles. Two of the group's companies -...The Hero Group, run by the Munjals, have all the reason to start putting considerable focus into electric vehicles. Two of the group's companies -...
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Here’s a suggestion to Amazon if it wants to go truly green with its EVs – Go solar

December 26, 2023

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Here's a suggestion to Amazon if it wants to go truly green with its EVs - Go solar Amazon wants to have 10,000 EVs in...Here's a suggestion to Amazon if it wants to go truly green with its EVs - Go solar Amazon wants to have 10,000 EVs in...
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Hempel’s Wind Turbine Protective Coatings Recognised by Frost & Sullivan Award

August 9, 2012

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Hempel has won the 2011 Frost & Sullivan Product Line Strategy Award for its accomplishments in the wind turbine protective coatings market. Gaurav Vyas, Research...Hempel has won the 2011 Frost & Sullivan Product Line Strategy Award for its accomplishments in the wind turbine protective coatings market. Gaurav Vyas, Research...
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Help me get a free electric bicycle

January 5, 2024

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Help me get a free electric bicycle 𝘉𝘺 𝘴𝘱𝘳𝘦𝘢𝘥𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘸𝘰𝘳𝘥 𝘢𝘳𝘰𝘶𝘯𝘥. 𝐀𝐧𝐲𝐨𝐧𝐞 𝐢𝐧𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐞𝐝 𝐢𝐧 𝐞𝐥𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐫𝐢𝐜 𝐛𝐢𝐜𝐲𝐜𝐥𝐞 𝐝𝐞𝐚𝐥𝐞𝐫𝐬𝐡𝐢𝐩 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐚 𝐟𝐚𝐬𝐭-𝐠𝐫𝐨𝐰𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐛𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐝, 𝐭𝐚𝐥𝐤 𝐭𝐨 𝐦𝐞....Help me get a free electric bicycle 𝘉𝘺 𝘴𝘱𝘳𝘦𝘢𝘥𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘸𝘰𝘳𝘥 𝘢𝘳𝘰𝘶𝘯𝘥. 𝐀𝐧𝐲𝐨𝐧𝐞 𝐢𝐧𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐞𝐝 𝐢𝐧 𝐞𝐥𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐫𝐢𝐜 𝐛𝐢𝐜𝐲𝐜𝐥𝐞 𝐝𝐞𝐚𝐥𝐞𝐫𝐬𝐡𝐢𝐩 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐚 𝐟𝐚𝐬𝐭-𝐠𝐫𝐨𝐰𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐛𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐝, 𝐭𝐚𝐥𝐤 𝐭𝐨 𝐦𝐞....
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Havells’ ‘Bulb waste karta hai’ Campaign Brands Bulbs “uncool”

November 1, 2009

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Havells has rolled out a series of campaigns for its ‘energy-saving’ products such as MCBs, fans and CFL bulbs. Titled “Bulb waste karta hai”, the...Havells has rolled out a series of campaigns for its ‘energy-saving’ products such as MCBs, fans and CFL bulbs. Titled “Bulb waste karta hai”, the...
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Haryana’s Incentives Make Companies Keen on Solar Panel Deals

November 23, 2009

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In order to avail the benefits of generating power through renewable sources, many corporates have come forward to install rooftop solar photovoltaic (SPV) systems in...In order to avail the benefits of generating power through renewable sources, many corporates have come forward to install rooftop solar photovoltaic (SPV) systems in...
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Haryana to Develop Solar Power Projects – RS India, Astonfield, Epuron, Azure

August 31, 2009

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20 Aug 2009 Haryana Renewable Energy Development Agency signed a MoU with four companies in 2008 to set up solar power projects in Haryana, there...20 Aug 2009 Haryana Renewable Energy Development Agency signed a MoU with four companies in 2008 to set up solar power projects in Haryana, there...
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Haryana Saves Rs.9 Lakh Energy Bill at Governor, CM Houses

November 7, 2009

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The palatial residences of Haryana's governor and chief minister in Chandigarh have been refurbished with new energy-efficient lighting worth nearly Rs.23 lakh that has brought...The palatial residences of Haryana's governor and chief minister in Chandigarh have been refurbished with new energy-efficient lighting worth nearly Rs.23 lakh that has brought...
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Haryana Buildings to be GRIHA Compliant in Future

November 23, 2009

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The Haryana government has made it mandatory for all buildings coming up after April 2010 to be compliant with the green rating norms of GRIHA.GRIHA,...The Haryana government has made it mandatory for all buildings coming up after April 2010 to be compliant with the green rating norms of GRIHA.GRIHA,...
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Harish Hande Wins Magsaysay Award

July 29, 2011

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All of us at EAI are pleased to know that Harish Hande of SELCO has won the prestigious Ramon Magsaysay award - considered Asia's Nobel...All of us at EAI are pleased to know that Harish Hande of SELCO has won the prestigious Ramon Magsaysay award - considered Asia's Nobel...
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