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Japanese Giant Mitsui Leads $60M Investment In A Startup That Turns Pollution Into Pure Money
By : Sustainability ..., Apr 22, 2014
As places like China and India continue to grow, an ever-increasing number of billowing smoke stacks mark these countries’ landscapes. 7 million people died in 2012 from air pollution. LanzaTech wants to clean up those industries by turning all that pollution into extremely...Read more..
Subject Tags: Business , Environment , Human Interest , India , LanzaTech , Technology
Schneider Electric inks pact with Ramco Systems
By : Sustainability ..., Apr 10, 2014
Global specialist in energy management Schneider Electric has inked a pact with city-based enterprise software product company Ramco Systems to offer advanced process control solution.
The partnership will see Ramco's Advanced Process Optimisation software — OPTIMA,...Read more..
Subject Tags: Environment , Ramco Systems , Schneider Electric
Buried in UN Report: $100 Billion More Needed to Adapt to ‘Global Warming’
By : Sustainability ..., Apr 2, 2014
The United Nation’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) latest report estimates it will cost developed nations an additional $100 billion each year to help poorer countries adapt to the devastating effects of “unequivocal” global warming, including food...Read more..
Subject Tags: Environment , food , Social Issues , Technology
Hybrid vehicles more fuel efficient in India, China than in US
By : Sustainability ..., Apr 1, 2014
Hybrid cars are significantly more fuel-efficient in India and China than in the US due to traffic and driving conditions in these countries, a new study by Indian-origin scientists has found.
Subject Tags: China , Environment , India
US unit offers India to co-develop, test carbon capture tech
By : Sustainability ..., Mar 31, 2014
With India relying heavily on coal-fired power plants to meet its electricity needs, a major US' research facility has offered Indian tech experts, scientists and companies the opportunity to co-develop and test technologies related to carbon capture.
Once these...Read more..
Subject Tags: Business , energy , Entertainment , Environment , Health , India , Politics , Technology , United States
More Indian companies warming up to lowering carbon emissions
By : Sustainability ..., Mar 17, 2014
What started as a voluntary initiative by a clutch of business houses to report their carbon emissions may help India keep its promise to reduce carbon intensity by 25% by 2020. Hundreds of companies are likely to join them in the next few years.
Godrej & Boyce,...Read more..
Subject Tags: Environment , Godrej
Built-In Savings: A U.S.-India Partnership on Energy-Efficient Buildings
By : Sustainability ..., Mar 14, 2014
In order to reduce their greenhouse gas pollution, enhance their energy security, and grow their economies, the United States and India should aggressively pursue opportunities to curb energy waste, particularly in the building sector.
There is clear evidence of...Read more..
Subject Tags: Business , energy , Environment , India , International Energy Agency , Social Issues , Technology , United States
U.S.-India Energy Dialogue 2014
By : Sustainability ..., Mar 12, 2014
The U.S.-India Energy Dialogue met in New Delhi on March 5-11. Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia hosted the government-to-government portion of the Dialogue meeting on March 11 with United States Department of Energy Secretary Dr. Ernest Moniz. The...Read more..
Subject Tags: energy , Environment , India , Technology , United States , United States Agency for International Development
US Energy Secretary to visit India next month
By : Sustainability ..., Feb 20, 2014
US Energy Secretary Ernest J Moniz will travel to India in March to revive the bilateral energy dialogue postponed last month due to diplomatic dispute between the two countries.
Moniz, who is expected to meet Indian officials on March 10 and 11, had put off the trip...Read more..
Subject Tags: Business , energy , Entertainment , Environment , Health , India , Politics , Social Issues , United States
Experts seek use of new carbon trapping techniques - IANS
By : Sustainability ..., Feb 16, 2014
Subject Tags: Environment