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Anti-nuke rally to mark Chernobyl’s 26th anniversary

April 26th, 2012 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 26 (IANS) Hundreds of people are likely to take part in a three-km long march here Thursday evening to mark the 26th anniversary of the world's worst nuclear ... Read more...

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1922 built hydel project re-commissioned

December 16th, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Dec 16 (IANS) The Sonapani mini hydel project, set up in 1922, has been officially commissioned in Meghalaya.The 1.5 MW Sonapani Mega Watt hydel project will add to the ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan’s power shortage an emergency’

June 20th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 20 (IANS) A daily Monday described the acute power shortage in Pakistan as an "existential emergency" as it called for establishing a national power management plan.An editorial ... Read more...

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NSFs reject age and tenure clause, bat for transparency

May 2nd, 2011 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) The General Association of National Sports Federations (GANSF) Monday stated that it has no quarrel with the sports ministry over transparency and good governance and ... Read more...

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Prithviraj Chavan bats for Jaitapur nuclear power project

March 21st, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 21 (IANS) Making a strong plea on the need for nuclear power, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan Monday said the coastal site in Ratnagiri where the controversial 9,900-MW ... Read more...

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Bronze Age leaders used power effectively to create stable social system

January 12th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 12 (ANI): A thesis from the University of Gothenburg (Sweden) has shown that leaders in the Bronze Age knew how to use power effectively in order to create notably stable ... Read more...

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Nuclear plants needed to meet energy demand: UAE paper

November 14th, 2010 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 14 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) should look for alternatives to natural resources and nuclear plants for each emirate should be part of a long-term federal strategy, a ... Read more...

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Li-ion batteries in electric cars greener than believed

August 31st, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 31 (ANI): For the first time, researchers at Empa have made a detailed life cycle assessment (LCA) or ecobalance of lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries, in particular the chemically improved (i.e. more ... Read more...

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World Bank: six major East Asian countries can stabilize greenhouse gas emissions in near future

April 16th, 2010 - 2:19 am ICT by BNO News
SINGAPORE (BNO NEWS) – The World Bank reported Thursday that the six major energy-using countries of East Asia could stabilize their greenhouse gas emissions in the near future.“Winds of Change: East Asia’s ... Read more...

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‘Gulf offers excellent investment opportunity in energy sector’

January 29th, 2010 - 6:10 am ICT by IANS
Sharjah, Jan 29 (IANS) The energy sector in the Gulf region is well placed to develop clean and affordable energy sources, as the world focuses on developing new technologies to deal with ... Read more...

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World leaders say green thinking can help global economy

January 31st, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Davos, Jan 31 (DPA) With the economic crisis likely to dominate much of 2009, world leaders in Davos have urged that climate change should remain in focus.British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, German ... Read more...

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Nuclear energy not preferred in US: expert

March 24th, 2008 - 11:09 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, March 24 (IANS) In the US, manufacturing units and private enterprises prefer smart energy solutions to meet their production needs instead of going for thermal or nuclear energy systems, said Carl ... Read more...

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