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PAT-1 cycle exceeds its energy saving targets by 30%

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 25, 2018

The first cycle of the Perform Achieve and Trade (PAT) scheme has exceeded it’s goals and resulted in a saving of ₹ 9,500 crore to participating industries.


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India’s aggregate cooling requirement to increase by 8 times in 20 years

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 19, 2018

India’s aggregate cooling requirement will increase by eight times in the next 20 years with room air conditioners alone consuming more than half of the energy required for space cooling in the...

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Indus Towers to invest Rs 350 crore to cut energy consumption

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 24, 2017

The country's largest telecom infrastructure firm Indus Towers today said it will invest Rs 350 crore to reduce energy consumption at its mobile sites in the current fiscal year.

"This year we have converted 50 per cent (sites) into green sites. We will continue to...

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North East Frontier Railway: 48 stations go green, turn on LED lights

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 4, 2017

Taking a step forward in reducing energy consumption, the North East Frontier Railway (NFR) has converted 48 stations under it into 100% LED bulb lighting system. Another 60 stations will be...

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TCS unveils streetlighting solution to cut costs

By : sustainabilityo..., May 23, 2017

Country's largest software exporter TCS today said it has created a solution that will cut payback on expensive LED lights by half.


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HanesBrands aims to reduce energy usage by 40%

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 19, 2017

HanesBrands, a leading marketer of everyday basic innerwear and activewear apparel under world-class brands in the Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific, has released its 2016 environmental...

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Niti Aayog to rank states on energy efficiency

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 23, 2017

India’s policy think-tank, Niti Aayog, will soon rank states on the basis of energy efficiency, a move which will help India achieve its international commitment of lowering energy consumption...

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Storing solar power increases energy consumption, emissions

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 1, 2017

Storing solar power for nighttime use actually increases both energy consumption and emissions compared with sending excess solar energy directly to the utility grid, according to a new study....

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