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Apple commits to be 100 percent carbon neutral for its supply chain and products by 2030

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 22, 2020

Apple today unveiled its plan to become carbon neutral across its entire business, manufacturing supply chain, and product life cycle by 2030. The company is already carbon neutral today for its...

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India–US Strategic Energy Partnership: Sustainable Growth Pillar India Energy Modeling Forum Launch on July 2, 2020

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 16, 2020

Sustainable Growth Pillar is an important pillar of India–US Strategic Energy Partnership co-chaired by NITI Aayog and USAID. The SG pillar entails energy data management, energy modelling and...

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Microsoft launches program to accelerate growth of agritech startups in India

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 4, 2020

Technology giant Microsoft on Wednesday announced the launch of a program for agritech startups in India that are committed to driving transformation in agriculture. The Microsoft for Agritech Startups program is designed to help startups build industry-specific solutions,...

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Volkswagen India launches BS-VI variants of Polo & Vento

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 5, 2020

Volkswagen India on Wednesday launched BS-VI variants of its popular model Polo and Vento at starting price of Rs 5.82 lakh and Rs 8.86 lakh respectively. While Volkswagen Polo will be the MPI and TSI petrol engines of the EA 211 engine family, the Volkswagen Vento will be...

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Creation of world-class infra at ports important for India to become USD 5 trillion economy: Venkaiah Naidu

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 2, 2020

Creation of world-class infrastructure at ports is important for India to become a USD 5 trillion economy, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu said on Saturday. He also called upon all the chairpersons and administrators of ports to make these facilities more energy-efficient and...

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Smart planning & development key to creating Smart Cities

By : Sustainability ..., May 24, 2019

The 5th Smart Cities India 2019 expo, which opened on May 22, 2019, at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, kicked off a three-day long exhibition and conference that will see 400+ exhibitors and over 250...

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Three tech missions on solar, water treatment to be launched at IIT Madras

By : Sustainability ..., Jan 25, 2019

Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Science and Technology, Earth Sciences and Environment, Forests and Climate Change will launch three technology mission centres at IIT Madras on Friday to...

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4th National Summit Sustainable Water & Sanitation, 10th & 11th January 2019, Sterlings Mac Hotel, Bengaluru

By : Sustainability ..., Jan 18, 2019

While India has experienced dynamic growth over the past few years, enormous challenges remain in the water supply and sanitation sector. As a part of the Nation’s vision various national...

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Goa government to launch tender for solar-powered ferry service soon

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 20, 2018

The river navigation department (RND) is gearing up to add new ferries to its fleet. While three new ferries will ply on the existing routes, the government is also seeking bids to launch the...

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Solar panels to light up corporation's buildings in Chennai, save electricity

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 20, 2018

Greater Chennai Corporation’s long-delayed plan to install solar panels atop corporation-owned buildings has received approval from the state, enabling the civic body to tap solar energy and cut...

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