resource efficiency

Big India plans for next-gen Finnish power company

September 13th, 2012 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Helsinki, Sep 13 (IANS) Finnish power generation company Fortum, which focusses on low emissions, resource-efficiency and energy security, sees energy-hungry India as a market with huge potential."India is important for ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Thought for food (Olympic diary)

August 3rd, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) As Olympic fever peaks in London and the world soaks in the Games frenzy, a food team has been plotting 24x7 to serve 14 million healthy ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Growth in Asia at high environmental cost: UN

September 19th, 2011 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) The Asia-Pacific region has seen dynamic growth in the past few decades but this development has affected the environment, leading to pollution, increased emissions and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India’s spending on green IT to double by 2015, says report

September 19th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) India's spending on green IT and sustainability initiatives will double from $35 billion currently to $70 billion in 2015 as the have found their way ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

China’s future sustainable development in light of rapid urbanization in serious doubt: study

November 2nd, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Nov 2 (ANI): The rapid pace of urbanization in China has left cities challenged by air pollution, shortages of energy and water resources, and limited space for growth, according to a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Dubai firm finds eco-friendly fuel for metal cutting

January 31st, 2010 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Jan 31 (IANS) A new fuel discovered by a Dubai-based firm is claimed to be more efficient in cutting metals and would cause less harm to the environment. The new product "cutting ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Haryana to have green rating for its new buildings

November 12th, 2009 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 12 (IANS) Keeping in view the rising need of renewable energy, the Haryana government Thursday made it mandatory for all buildings coming up after April next year to be compliant ... Read more...

Posted in Business |