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EU nations consider lowering energy savings targets: draft
By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 5, 2017
EU nations are considering lowering targets on energy savings after 2021, a draft document seen by Reuters shows, in what climate campaigners say would be blow to the European Union's goals to...Read more..
Subject Tags: Climate Change , energy saving , global warming , International , targets
Delhi saves 290 MW by switching off lights during Earth Hour
By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 27, 2017
Switching off lights and electrical appliances during the Earth Hour initiative this year, Delhi saved around 290 MW of power, the capital's distribution companies (discoms) announced on Sunday...Read more..
Subject Tags: Earth Hour , energy saving , environment , sustainability initiatives
India saved Rs 4,866 crore through energy efficiency measures last fiscal : Piyush Goyal
By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 14, 2016
The Indian industry saved more than Rs 4,866 crore through adoption of energy efficiency measures last financial year, the power ministry informed today. The top entities who took part in the...Read more..
Subject Tags: BEE , energy efficiency , energy saving , industry news
Courtesy engineer, footsteps ‘creating’ energy at railway station
By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 1, 2016
A young city engineer, Mandar Tulankar, has developed a flooring system in which pressure exerted by a person walking on the floor helps generate electricity. One footstep or footfall generates...Read more..
Subject Tags: electricity , energy saving , innovation
To stay afloat, steel mills go for energy-saving measures
By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 17, 2016
At a time when the industry in Punjab is making a hue and cry over government policies, steel re-rolling mills have set an example for others.
Subject Tags: energy saving , industry news
India saved 55.7 million units of energy through UJALA
By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 20, 2016
The ministry of power's initiative Unnat Jyoti by Affordable LEDs for all (UJALA), has already resulted in 55.7 million units of energy savings and has reduced carbon emissions over 45,000...Read more..
Subject Tags: energy saving , UJALA scheme