energy budget

Bihar broke energy promises: Greenpeace India

March 3rd, 2011 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
Patna, March 3 (IANS) Greenpeace India, the environment protection organisation, has charged Chief Minister Nitish Kumar-led coalition government in Bihar with going back on its promises, especially on renewable ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Pennsylvania Governor Rendell says $11 million program will make heating equipment more affordable

March 10th, 2010 - 2:08 am ICT by BNO News
HARRISBURG, PENNSYLVANIA (BNO NEWS) – American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funding will reduce energy consumption and save money through a new rebate program for home heating equipment in Pennsylvania, Governor Edward ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Obama aide takes a jab at Palin’s palm gate

February 10th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 10 (IANS) An aide of President Barack Obama has taken a swipe at Sarah Palin mimicking the former Republican vice presidential candidate's use of her hand as a notepad ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

‘Cooling’ forests can ‘heat’ as well

January 23rd, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 23 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have found out that although forests help to remove the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide (CO2) from the atmosphere, some forests can directly absorb ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Not all forests act against global warming

January 22nd, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 22 (IANS) The notion that forests remove carbon dioxide from the air and prevent global warming has some complications, says a new study. There's a kind of forest that does ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Biofuels to have greatest impact on land use and habitat

August 26th, 2009 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 26 (ANI): A new study has determined that biomass production for fuel or electricity generation will have the biggest impact on landscape and habitats.According to a report in Nature News, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hurricanes can be averted by diverting their route

May 5th, 2008 - 12:12 pm ICT by admin
London, May 5 (ANI): Weather modification experts have suggested that the goal of hurricane fighters should be to re-route the approaching storms and ease their fury, rather than try to stop ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Study shows just why sleep is so important for the brain

January 21st, 2008 - 2:03 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 21 (ANI): Researchers from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health have found that sleep plays a crucial role in brains plasticity which is in turn an ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |