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CEA to help state power utilities become energy efficient

July 26th, 2012 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 26 (IANS) The Central Electricity Authority (CEA) is drafting a scheme to help state power utilities with interest subsidy or additional electricity allocation to enable them meet energy ... Read more...

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Beijing strives to be coal-free

March 4th, 2012 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 4 (IANS) Beijing will stop using coal-fired equipment in key areas of the city by 2013 to curb pollution, the authorities said Sunday.The city will cap its annual ... Read more...

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BHEL signs JV with Madhya Pradesh power plant

January 28th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 28 (IANS) Power equipment maker Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) here Thursday signed a joint venture agreement with Madhya Pradesh Power Generating Company Ltd. (MPPGCL) to set up a 2X800 ... Read more...

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Raj Bhavan Kolkata turning green

December 8th, 2009 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 7 (IANS) On a day world leaders began discussing climate changes in Copenhagen, the Governor's House here became the country's first Raj Bhavan to launch a solar power project ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh allows electricity board to buy coal abroad

October 21st, 2009 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Oct 21 (IANS) The Madhya Pradesh government has given a green signal to the state electricity board to import coal from other countries for meeting the increasing demand of power ... Read more...

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India’s wheat yield stagnant due to global warming: minister

February 4th, 2009 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) India's wheat production has stagnated in the last 10-15 years and scientists have told the government this is due to climate change, Minister of State for Power ... Read more...

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Feasible emission scenarios identified that could keep CO2 below climate threatening levels

September 11th, 2008 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 11 (ANI): NASA researchers have identified feasible emission scenarios that could keep carbon dioxide (CO2) below levels that some scientists have called dangerous for climate.When and how global oil ... Read more...

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Germany is worlds greenest country

June 21st, 2008 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 21 (ANI): Germany has cut its emissions by 5.6 per cent, more than any other state in 2007, making it the worlds greenest country.German use of oil, gas and ... Read more...

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