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Bihar should develop renewable energy clusters: Greenpeace


May 15th, 2012 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 15 (IANS) Electricity-starved Bihar has the potential to develop a microgrid network that functions in clusters and is completely powered by locally available renewable energy resources, says a ... Read more...

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India should scale up green technologies: UNIDO chief (Interview)


February 5th, 2012 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) India should now have an aggressive clean energy solution policy, scaling up development of green technologies for its energy security and export these to ... Read more...

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President Pratibha Patil underlines private sector role in energy revolution


October 27th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Oct.27 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil on Wednesday gave a call to explore public private partnership model for energy revolution and nation's development.Speaking after inaugurating a power, energy and telecom ... Read more...

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Infrastructure sector to fuel growth: Patil (With Image)


October 27th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Infrastructure in India is increasingly being viewed as a potential sector for growth and investors are looking towards becoming a part of the country's growth story, President ... Read more...

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Buddhist monks demand renewable energy in Bodhgaya


October 20th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by ANI
Gaya (Bihar), Oct 20 (ANI): Buddhist monks released sky lanterns before Buddha's 80-feet-tall statue to demand renewable energy as a solution to the power crisis in the religious town of Bodhgaya in ... Read more...

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China to be world’s wind power leader in 2010


October 13th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 13 (IANS) China will surpass the US as the leader in cumulative wind power capacity by the end of this year, a media report said Wednesday."Wind power technology provides governments ... Read more...

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Campaign for an energy revolution in Bihar


October 2nd, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Oct 2 (IANS) Greenpeace India along with a coalition of civil society groups Saturday launched a campaign to demand an energy revolution in Bihar."The aim is to sensitise people to ... Read more...

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Bihar parties urged to push for green energy


August 25th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 25 (IANS) Environmental organisation Greenpeace India and civil society groups have urged political parties in poll-bound Bihar to include development of renewable energy in their manifestos. "Greenpeace India along with ... Read more...

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Obama cites India again to ask Americans to buck up


February 20th, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 20 (IANS) For the third time in a month, President Barack Obama has cited the success of India and China to exhort Americans to be prepared to ... Read more...

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US can’t wait because India is not waiting: Obama


February 20th, 2010 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 19 (IANS) Warning that nations like India, China and Germany would not wait, President Barack Obama has pushed for a clean energy revolution and education reforms lest ... Read more...

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President Obama and Vice President Biden address the Recovery Act progress


February 18th, 2010 - 1:22 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden on Wednesday spoke to the American public about their thoughts and views regarding the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act ... Read more...

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Women under-represented in India’s scientific development (Highlights of PM’s speech at Indian Science Congress)


January 3rd, 2010 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday stressed that Indian origin researchers should be encouraged to work in the country, to convert the brain drain of the past into ... Read more...

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Coming up, renewable energy revolution in India


October 22nd, 2009 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Renewable energy is the way of the future and the government is planning a major thrust in the sphere of solar and wind to meet the energy ... Read more...

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President urges IOC to expand production


June 30th, 2009 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Inaugurating the golden jubilee celebrations of Indian Oil Corporation (IOC), President Pratibha Patil Tuesday hoped the state refiner would continue to expand production to increase the ... Read more...

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Greenpeace urges young MPs to lead renewable energy revolution


May 21st, 2009 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) India's young MPs have been urged by NGO Greenpeace to lead a "renewable energy revolution and save the planet from the gravest danger it faces - ... Read more...

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Greenpeace urges young MPs to lead a renewable energy revolution


May 21st, 2009 - 7:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 21 (ANI): A day before the announcement of the cabinet, Greenpeace has urged the young Members of Parliament to stand up to the 21st century challenge of making ... Read more...

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Kalavati’s village in Maharashtra adopts solar power


March 30th, 2009 - 8:30 pm ICT by ANI
Jalka (Maharashtra), Mar.30 (ANI): Greenpeace and the villagers of Jalka today celebrated the arrival of clean and reliable energy in two schools which set up solar panels to power 10 fans ... Read more...

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Renewable energy can meet India’’s 35 percent demand by 2030


March 24th, 2009 - 8:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 24 (ANI): India''s 35 percent electricity demands can be met from renewable energy by 2030 and 50 percent of the projected energy requirements can be met simply from ... Read more...

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Obama was too tired welcome Brown properly?


March 8th, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 8 (ANI): Barack Obama''s weary approach towards Gordon Brown''s Washington visit last week has been attributed to presidents exhaustion over America''s economic crisis, White House sources said. Despite British ... Read more...

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Greens run marathon to make Bangalore energy efficient


February 22nd, 2009 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 22 (IANS) About 500 denizens, including celebrities and students, participated Sunday in a nine-km marathon in this IT hub to heighten urgency in placing energy efficiency systems and renewable ... Read more...

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Halving CO2 emissions by 2050 would cost $45 trillion: IEA


June 6th, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Tokyo, June 6 (DPA) Halving greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 would cost $45 trillion, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said Friday. The Paris-based agency released a report on request from the Group ... Read more...

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Fidel Castro watches from sidelines as revolution unravels


April 9th, 2008 - 8:54 am ICT by admin
By Franz Smets Mexico City/Havana, April 9 (DPA) Communist Cuba is moving. The ailing Fidel Castro, 81, is having to watch powerlessly from the sidelines of a renovation process set to catapult Cubans ... Read more...

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Solar energy revolution in Mizoram


November 14th, 2007 - 1:49 am ICT by admin
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