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Warming can be eased only with zero emissions


November 21st, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 21 (IANS) Global warming can be eased only if carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions begin to fall within the next two decades and eventually decrease to zero. The research ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Electric Nissan Leaf named World Car of the Year


April 22nd, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr.22 (ANI): Nissan's Leaf electric car has been named the 2011 World Car of the Year at the New York International Auto Show.According to CBS News, the Leaf was also ... Read more...

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Australia’s green car completes world tour in $400


February 28th, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 28 (IANS) A two-seater renewable energy vehicle crossed the finish line of a global zero emissions race covering 16 countries and 30,000 km in 80 days in only $400.The Google-sponsored ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Electric cars ‘are as dirty as diesel cars’


February 24th, 2011 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
London, Feb 24 (ANI): The amount of pollution generated by electric cars is similar to that of a frugal conventional diesel car, according to UK consumer watchdogs.Experts at Which? said electric cars ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

West Antarctic ice sheet would collapse by year 3000: Study


January 10th, 2011 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 10 (ANI): By the dawn of this millennium, the West Antarctic ice sheet is likely to collapse and the global sea level may rise by nearly four meters, suggests a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Climate change to precipitate Antarctic ice sheet collapse


January 10th, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Jan 10 (IANS) Rising carbon dioxide levels will precipitate the collapse of the West Antarctic ice sheet by the year 3000, causing sea levels to rise by four metres. The study ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Jaguar c-x75: The Future Of Automobile Technology


October 4th, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jaguar has unveiled, at the Paris Motor Show 2010, what can best be described as the car from the future. The c-x75 took the world by ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Green hybrid supercar zooms with jet turbine


September 30th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 30 (IANS) A new 200 mph-speed supercar that merges sporty looks with the latest "green" technology from the Jaguar stable is set to rock the prestigious Paris Motor Show when ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

China launches electric taxis for city commuters


May 18th, 2010 - 10:22 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 18 (IANS) China has launched a fleet of electric taxis in booming Shenzhen and is aiming to add more battery-operated vehicles in order to check the impact of global warming. With ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Nissan Leaf to cost $32,780


March 31st, 2010 - 11:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Yokohama, Mar 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Nissan Leaf is all set to cost $32,780 when it will debut in the car showrooms in December 2010. And if the federal tax break ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Climate change far worse than thought before


January 3rd, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Joydeep Gupta New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) Global alarm over climate change and its effects has risen manifold after the 2007 report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). Since ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Australia to invest 50 million dollars for Australia- India strategic research fund: Rudd


November 12th, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 12 (ANI): Australian Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd announced on Thursday that his government would invest 50 million dollars over five years for the Australia-India strategic research fund.Addressing ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Tokyo autoshow to display new electric cars


October 25th, 2009 - 6:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tokyo, Oct 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tokyo auto show is all set to start on Wednesday, with press previews starting on Saturday and general visitors can see the show on Saturday too.Automobile major, ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Unmanned aerial vehicles take flight using fuel cells


March 31st, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 31 (ANI): Scientists have used fuel cells to power unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), which would help tactical decision-makers gather critical information more efficiently and more quietly.Piloted remotely or autonomously, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hydrogen fuel to boost range of drones seven-fold


March 31st, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 31 (IANS) Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) or drones that scan terrains unobtrusively for possible threats and intelligence can now fly farther and carry heavier loads with the help of fuel ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Mitsubishi’’s groundbreaking electric car does 100 miles at 87mph with 0 emissions


December 28th, 2008 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 28 (ANI): The first proper-performance, four-seater electric car from Mitsubishi, a major car manufacturer, which is eco friendly and has zero tailpipe emissions, is all set to be launched ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Groundwater seems to be taking on CO2 100 times faster than atmosphere


November 19th, 2008 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): A new study has determined that groundwater seems to be taking on carbon dioxide (CO2) 100 times faster than the atmosphere.According to a report in Discovery News, ... Read more...

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“It’s a big deal” for Bush and “dear friend” Manmohan (Fourth Lead)


October 9th, 2008 - 9:43 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 9 (IANS) Calling the India-US civil nuclear agreement "a big deal", President George W. Bush has said the historic agreement will help India meet its energy demands while giving the ... Read more...

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Fuel cells power first Formula Zero kart race in the Netherlands


August 26th, 2008 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 26 (ANI): The world witnessed its first international fuel-cell-powered go-kart race, known as the Formula Zero, in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, on August 23.According to a report in New Scientist, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Now it’s Hooda’s turn to grace World Economic Forum New Champs meet


July 25th, 2008 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, July 25 (IANS) The World Economic Forum (WEF) has invited Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda to participate in the second Annual Meeting of The New Champions 2008 to be held ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

G-8 goes green in Japan


July 6th, 2008 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Toyako (Japan), July 6 (DPA) A brand new Toyota "plug-in" Prius is parked near a sleek-looking, hydrogen-powered RX-8 Mazda and eight more environmentally friendly cars. Behind them, a futuristic "Zero Emissions House" ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hydrogen fuel cells would help develop eco friendly harbour tugs


May 21st, 2008 - 4:14 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 21 (ANI): Fuel cells powered by hydrogen are going to help develop the next generation of harbour tugs, which would help to cut emissions.According to a report by ENN ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Tata Motors confirms air-car project


February 18th, 2008 - 7:44 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 18 (IANS) Tata Motors Ltd has confirmed that it is collaborating to develop an air-powered car with French inventors, a newspaper reported. Tata Motors Managing Director Ravi Kant told the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Zero emissions a must to keep temperatures to safe levels during next century


November 14th, 2007 - 2:07 am ICT by admin
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