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Capacity of hydropower plants on Ganga to be reduced: Natarajan (Lead)


May 29th, 2012 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) To ensure free flow and clean water in the Ganga, the union environment ministry is formulating a plan to cut down the capacity of major ... Read more...

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Capacity of hydropower plants on Ganga to be reduced: Natarajan


May 29th, 2012 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) To ensure free flow and clean water in the Ganga, the union environment ministry is formulating a plan to cut down the capacity of major ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Nitish Kumar’s house, office to go green


July 29th, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 29 (IANS) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar will use solar energy for lighting up his residence and office, an official said Friday."It will set a model for others ... Read more...

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India to add 65,000 MW power in 12th plan


January 2nd, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Jan 2 (IANS) India will add 65,000 MW of power during the 12th five year plan as various power projects will be commissioned by then, union Power Minister Sushil Kumar ... Read more...

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Norway, UAE to explore renewable energy sources


April 13th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Oslo, April 13 (IANS/WAM) Norway and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will work jointly in the field of renewable energy to achieve sustainable development. Norwegian Deputy Petroleum and Energy Minister Robin Kass made ... Read more...

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1.74 bn tonnes of coal potential in Colombia: Brazilian firm


March 17th, 2010 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 17 (IANS/EFE) Brazilian miner MPX Energia SA, controlled by billionaire Eike Batista, has announced that it will start production in 2012 at four Colombian areas estimated to hold ... Read more...

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Molecule that eats carbon dioxide may fight global warming


July 16th, 2009 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 16 (IANS) The accidental discovery of a bowl-shaped molecule that pulls carbon dioxide out of the air paves the way for exciting new possibilities to deal with global warming. These possibilities ... Read more...

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Scientists try to make wood a new energy source


March 12th, 2009 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 12 (ANI): A scientific team from the North Carolina State University is working to turn woodchips into a substitute for coal by using a process called torrefaction that is ... Read more...

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Low-cost carbon filter removes 90pct of CO2 from smokestack gases


May 20th, 2008 - 4:33 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 20 (ANI): A team of researchers in Wyoming has developed a low-cost carbon filter that can remove 90 percent of carbon dioxide gas from the smokestacks of electric power ... Read more...

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Low-cost reusable material can capture carbon dioxide from power plants


March 9th, 2008 - 1:51 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 9 (ANI): Researchers have developed a new, low-cost material for capturing carbon dioxide (CO2) from the smokestacks of coal-fired power plants and other generators of the greenhouse gas. The new material, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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