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IIT-Indore’s ‘pocket windmill’ can charge cell phones in remote areas

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 26, 2019

Go with the wind if you want to charge mobile phones and power banks. A tiny device weighing less than 30 gram can easily charge phones and even lit an array of LEDs. 


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Uttar Pradesh gets Rs 1,500 crore grant for meeting deadline on 100% electrification

By : Sustainability ..., Jan 2, 2019

The Saubhagya dashboard showed that of the 2,49,01,600 households that have been identified, 96.15% have been energized, while 3.85%, or 9,57,950, households are remaining.

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Andhra Pradesh conserving power worth Rs 1,000 cr annually by energy efficiency

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 18, 2018

The Andhra Pradesh government is conserving 2,000 million units (mu) of power and saving about Rs 1,000 crore annually by promoting energy efficiency initiatives for the last three years,...

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PM Modi: India to attract upto $80 bn investment in renewable energy in 4 years

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 3, 2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said India has made an investment of $42 billion in the renewable energy sector over the past four year and is likely to generate opportunity of business worth...

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NRDC Launches Tool To Track Cost Reductions & Adoption Of Wind, Solar, EVs, & LEDs

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 12, 2018

The Natural Resources Defense Council has this week launched a new tool to track the historic development and cost reductions of four clean energy technologies — wind, solar, LED light bulbs,...

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Subject Tags: LED , solar power , wind power

EESL to invest Rs.24.41 Crore to install energy-efficient LEDs in airports

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 5, 2018

Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), a joint venture of PSUs under the Ministry of Power signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Airports Authority of India (AAI) for...

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BBMP seeks HC’s nod to finalise tender for energy-efficient street light project

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 21, 2018

The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) on Tuesday filed an application seeking permission of the High Court of Karnataka to finalise the tender for implementing a new energy-efficient...

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Chennai Suburbs will get new lighting infrastructure under Rs 80 crore project

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 5, 2018

Lighting infrastructure across several extended areas under Greater Chennai Corporation will get a revamp with a 80 crore project receiving approval at a high-power committee meeting last week...

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Subject Tags: energy efficiency , LED

LED lights to illuminate all South Central Railway stations by March 2018

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 20, 2017

All 704 railway stations under the jurisdiction of South Central Railway (SCR) will be 100% illuminated by LED lights by March 2018, General Manager Vinod Kumar Yadav said on Tuesday....

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Kacheguda declared India's first energy efficient railway station

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 12, 2017

Kacheguda has become India's first energy efficient 'A1 Category' railway station on Indian Railways. Kacheguda railway station comes under the South Central Railway (SCR).

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