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India donates solar-powered lamps to marginalised Palestinian children

By : Sustainability ..., Dec 18, 2019

India has donated solar powered study lamps to Palestinian elementary school children from a marginalised Bedouin community to spread the principles of self-sufficiency and raise awareness towards the adverse effects of climate change. The lamps were donated as part of the...

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Largest assembly of solar lamps: Students create world record on Gandhi's birth anniversary

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 3, 2019

On Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary, students from the National Capital Region on Wednesday created two new records in an event which had officials from the Guinness Book of World Records in attendance. They include the largest assembly and lighting of solar lamps and...

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On October 2, 1 lakh students in India to assemble solar lamps

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 30, 2018

As part of the upcoming 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi and ongoing diamond jubilee of IIT-Bombay, a whopping 100,000 students from 100 schools across India will assemble solar lamps...

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Goa government proposes giving solar lamps for forest-dwellings

By : sustainabilityo..., May 2, 2018

The electricity department together with the Goa Energy Development Agency is considering providing solar lamps to families living in remote forest areas who still don’t have access to power....

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One million solar study lamps distributed: Government

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 7, 2018

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy said today it has distributed one million solar study lamps under a scheme for states including Assam, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha and Uttar Pradesh. 'One...

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Students in power deficit areas to get solar power lamps in UP

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 18, 2017

The Union Ministry of New and Renewable Energy is likely to distribute over 34 lakh solar lamps to school children in power deficit districts of Uttar Pradesh from December 22....

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