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Delhi’s rooftop solar power policy a non-starter


December 30th, 2011 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) It seemed to be the panacea for the capital's power woes, but seven months down the line the Delhi government's ambitious plan to generate electricity ... Read more...

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Tata funds research project on water as auto fuel


December 31st, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 31 (IANS) India's top industrialist Ratan Tata has funded a research project in the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) to use hydrogen from water as an alternative fuel to drive ... Read more...

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Russia to use sawdust biofuel in planes


November 10th, 2010 - 8:32 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia may start using biofuel made from sawdust to power aircraft, a minister has said."We have a country full of forests and plenty of sawdust; why not ... Read more...

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Coming soon: a wind-powered supercar that reaches 155mph


January 12th, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 12 (ANI): Get ready for a supercar that could reach a top speed of 155mph without harming the environment, for it runs on wind energy.Designed in California, the environmentally ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

India should promote renewable energy: minister


August 23rd, 2008 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) India should adopt solar energy to make the country self-reliant in the energy sector, Minister of State for New and Renewable Energy Vilas Muttemwar said here Saturday. ... Read more...

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‘Biofuel can ensure India’s energy security’


August 10th, 2008 - 10:31 am ICT by IANS
By Maitreyee Boruah Bangalore, Aug 10 (IANS) When Henry Ford fuelled his car with ethanol way back in the 1930s, some admired him while others considered it a stunt. Eight decades later, Indian ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Sun Ray Solar Museum, a ray of hope for farmers


July 2nd, 2008 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
By K G Vasuki Hubli (Karnataka), July 2 (ANI): An exclusive first ever solar museum called 'Sun Ray Solar Museum' in Hubli in Karnataka is able to address the issues affecting the ... Read more...

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Oil prices to stay high, upping output won’t help: Saudi Arabia


July 1st, 2008 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 1 (IANS) Increasing production will not pull down spiralling oil prices and indications are that prices will remain high, according to Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud. "People who ... Read more...

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Ahmadinejad’s visit to halt drift in India-Iran ties


April 27th, 2008 - 6:35 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) When Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad stops over in New Delhi Tuesday for a few hours, the visit - his first after assuming power in Tehran nearly three ... Read more...

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Clean fuel campaign prompts backlash from developing nations


April 21st, 2008 - 11:26 am ICT by admin
By Chris Cermak Washington, April 21 (DPA) Efforts by industrialised countries to reduce their dependence on foreign energy sources and cut climate-changing emissions has prompted a strong backlash from some developing nations dealing ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

No “now or never” ultimatum to India for signing N-deal: US


March 26th, 2008 - 7:49 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 26 (ANI): The Bush Administration has made it clear that there is still some more time left before it says "now or never" to the much-touted US-India civil nuclear ... Read more...

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Pranab favours the Nuke-deal but fails to give any time frame


March 26th, 2008 - 11:52 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, Mar 26 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee has said that the UPA Government was still seeking consensus on the nuclear deal, which was being opposed by its Communist ... Read more...

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Now, a device that converts toxic waste into electricity


December 27th, 2007 - 1:35 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 27 (ANI): Environmental engineers at Pennsylvania State University, US, are developing a device that would be able to clean toxic waste from mines and convert it into electricity.According to a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Indo-Kazakh cooperation on dynamic rise, says envoy


November 14th, 2007 - 8:06 am ICT by admin
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