sustainable technologies

‘Northeast needs new road making techniques for growth’

February 6th, 2012 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Feb 6 (IANS) To ensure enhanced rural connectivity, growth, investment and environmental protection, sustainable new technology must be adopted in road construction in India, specially in the mountainous ... Read more...

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Working model of hydrogen-run lorry demonstrated

November 10th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 10 (IANS) A prototype, developed by researchers, could successfully show the way to developing hydrogen-powered trucks and ensure clean, green and silent transportation.The prototype -- an exact replica ... Read more...

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Ahmedabad hosts traditional food festival

December 20th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by ANI
By Uday AdhvaryuAhmedabad, Dec.20 (ANI): A three-day traditional food festival was organised by the Society for Research and Initiatives for Sustainable Technologies and Institutions (SRISTI) here during the weekend.The annual food festival ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Wildlife film festival in Bhubaneswar

December 2nd, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0By Sarada LahangirBhubaneswar, Dec.2 (ANI): Environmental activists organized a six-day-long Wildlife Travelling Film Festival & Environment Forum here to create awareness among students.The theme of the ... Read more...

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EU grants 1.5 bn euros for clean energy projects

December 9th, 2009 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Dec 9 (DPA) The European Union's executive Wednesday granted over 1.5 billion euros ($2.2 billion) in aid to 15 experimental clean energy projects. The decision is part of a package of measures ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Orissa youth wins award for snake conservation

December 3rd, 2009 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 2 (IANS) Subhendu Mallik, an Orissa youth, will be awarded by a Gujarat based non-government organization for his work on snake conservation. Mallik, 35, is known for his work on snake ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

New light-emitting biomaterial may revolutionise tumour imaging

August 11th, 2009 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 11 (ANI): Scientists from University of Virginia have developed new light-emitting biomaterial that could improve tumour imaging.The new material is an oxygen nanosensor that couples a light-emitting dye with a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Work in Tata’s Kalinganagar project to begin next month

July 17th, 2009 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 16 (IANS) After facing strong resistance over displacement of farmers who had given up their land, the beleaguered Tata Steel project in Kalinganagar in Orissa's Jajpur district is to start ... Read more...

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Gore ”rules out” environment job with Obama

December 10th, 2008 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Chicago, Dec.10 (ANI): Former US Vice-President Al Gore has ruled himself out of an environment-related job under the Barack Obama administration. Gore and Obama met in Chicago yesterday and reportedly discussed ways ... Read more...

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Tata announces

June 20th, 2008 - 11:10 am ICT by IANS
London, June 20 (IANS) Tata has said it will invest 700 million pounds in Jaguar Land Rover, creating 600 jobs. The Indian company said it will recruit engineers to work on "sustainable ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Intensive farming does well to conserve biodiversity

May 12th, 2008 - 2:31 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 12 (ANI): A new study, which is the first of its kind, has determined that modern intensive methods used in farming are compatible with biodiversity conservation.A report in Science ... Read more...

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UAE’s Masdar Initiative wins green prize

February 28th, 2008 - 11:34 pm ICT by admin
Abu Dhabi, Feb 28 (IANS) United Arab Emirates (UAE) based Masdar Initiative, dedicated to developing future energy solutions, has been named the "Cleantech Leader of the Year" by the Cleantech Forum. The ... Read more...

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