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Envisioning India's Transition Towards Distributed Energy Systems

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 29, 2020

This study has been undertaken to inform the direction and priorities of the India...

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Opinion:The much-needed genesis of a global climate and energy benchmark

By : Vicky Sins, Dec 2, 2019

The World Benchmarking Alliance (WBA) is in the process of formulating a global climate and energy benchmark for corporations to achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.  The WBA...

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Energy Management Trends in Indian Industry

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 1, 2015

Sustainability Outlook carried out extensive industry-wide surveys and interviews amongst various stakeholders to uncover latest Energy Management Trends by Indian Industries.

These included:

  • Detailed survey and interviews with 85 leading Indian...
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Subject Tags: Energy

Rural DRE Mini-grids Innovation blitz : Fringe or Future?

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 24, 2015

One of the key factors determining whether Decentralized Renewable Energy (DRE) based mini-grid systems will become the mainstream energy access solution in rural areas or continue to remain on the fringe will be scalability (linked to regulatory resolution on long term...

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Greening Big Data

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 18, 2015
With the advent of the Internet of Things, Big Data is driving the large businesses in the world and the penetration of data centers in our lives is set to increase manifold. India’s IT sector contributed about 8% to the GDP in 20141  and is a...
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Daylighting: Using the Sun to Light up Building Interiors

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 13, 2015
Hyderabad based Skyshade Daylighting Solutions is a company that has come up with several innovative products that capture sunlight and deliver the light in buildings without converting solar energy into electricity. 
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De-coding Thermal Mass and R-Value for Optimizing Building Efficiency

By : Sustainability ..., Jan 30, 2015
Residential and commercial buildings account for about 30% of Indian’s electricity which was approximately 294 TWh in 2012 and would increase to 11948 TWh by 2047, if present trends continue.1 The Ministry of Environment and Forests estimated...
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Shaping New Age Urban Systems: A Smart City Maturity Model for Energy, Connectivity & Climate Resilience

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 20, 2014

Indian cities are struggling to accommodate the accelerated pace of urbanization – resulting in crumbling urban infrastructure and unaffordable options for urban accommodation. Earlier in 2014, was launched as the first ISO standard for smart city indicators. Our analysis (...

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Subject Tags: Energy , Smart Cities