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Prabhu favours using clean energy for 'greener' railways 4.8.2015 New Kerala: Business India
New Delhi, Aug 4 : Describing the railways as a naturally green mode of transport, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Tuesday said the sector is looking to become "greener" by adopting renewables as a major source of energy.
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Will the wind find its path? 4.8.2015 HBL: Home
The wind industry — confined to a few pockets — needs to go pan-India if it is to meet the target of 60 GW by 2022, writes M Ramesh
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Flash Floods Kill 4, Including 3 Children, in Macedonia 4.8.2015 newindianexpress.com
It was the worst storm to hit the region in 35 years, according to Tetovo Mayor Teuta Arifi.
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UN chief welcomes climate change plan unveiled by President Obama 4.8.2015 New Kerala: World News
New York, Aug 4 : United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the Clean Power Plan formally unveiled on Monday by President Barack Obama, saying it shows the determination of the United States to address global warming while also saving money and growing the economy.
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Yes Bank raises close to $50 million green bond 4.8.2015 ET: Banking
Yes Bank will invest the proceeds from these bonds in energy efficiency projects and renewable energy projects mainly in the solar and wind sectors.
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Public support for UK nuclear and shale gas falls to new low 4.8.2015 Guardian: Environment

Long-running government survey drops usual polling showing support for renewable energy, for first time

British public support for nuclear power and shale gas has fallen to its lowest ever level in a long-running official government survey, which has also briefly ceased polling showing widespread public support for renewable energy.

Nuclear and fracking for shale gas are key planks of the Conservative government’s energy policy, but the polling published on Tuesday shows just one in five people now support shale gas and one in three support nuclear.

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British team designs high-tech kites to harness wind energy 4.8.2015 Guardian: Environment

Former yacht designer’s ambitious project intends to put huge kites flying over the sea in formation to generate clean, affordable electricity

“Oh wow! Look at that, it’s really hoofing some power out now,” beams Bill Hampton, looking up at his outsize kite as it swoops over a wheat field on the Essex coast. The purple prototype is, Hampton hopes, a step towards his vision of scores of huge kites flying over the sea in formation and generating clean, affordable electricity.

The test site for Kite Power Solutions (KPS) is an apt one for technology innovation, with the disused airfield lying in the shadow of one of the UK’s first nuclear power stations at Bradwell, and a few flat fields away from new wind farms whose blades turn slowly in the gentle breeze.

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Obama takes 'historic step', unveils revised Clean Power Plan 4.8.2015 New Kerala: World News
London, Aug. 4 : President Barack Obama along with Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy unveiled the revised Clean Power Plan at the White House today.
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Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu Inaugurates The One-Day Seminar on Solar Energy – Opportunities in Rail Sector 4.8.2015 Govt of india: PIB
The Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu inaugurated the one-day Seminar on “Solar Energy – opportunities in Rail Sector”.
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Obama takes 'historic step', unveils revised Clean Power Plan 4.8.2015 Sify News
President Barack Obama along with Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy unveiled the revised Clean Power Plan at the White House today.
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Orders & Contracts – July 16-31 4.8.2015 Projects Monitor
Alstom India Ltd said in a release that the proposed joint venture of Alstom India Ltd and Alstom Transport SA has been issued a letter of acceptance by Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Ltd for design, construction, supply, testing and commissioning of 2x25kV AC 50Hz electrification, signaling, and telecommunication and associated works of double […]
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India's Acme Solar wins bids for at least 446 MW in state tender 4.8.2015 Sify Finance
MUMBAI, Aug 4 (Reuters) - India's Acme Solar has won bids for at least 446 megawatts (MW) in the country's largest solar tender in southern Telangana state, a top company executive said on Tuesday.
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Asia takes leadership on renewables, but only out of necessity - The Guardian 4.8.2015 google news
Asia takes leadership on renewables, but only out of necessity The Guardian A woman wearing a face mask walks through thick smog in Beijing. China's growth in renewables comes more from a desperation to solve domestic concerns than a desire for global leadership, argues Mike Scott. Photograph: Wang Zhao/AFP/Getty ...
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Acme Solar wins bids for at least 446 MW in Telangana 4.8.2015 HBL: Home
Acme Solar has won bids for at least 446 megawatts (MW) in the country's largest solar tender in Telangana, a top company executive said on Tuesday."There is a chance we can go to 455 MW de...
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Mafia and multinationals milk Italy's green energy boom 4.8.2015 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Mafia and multinationals milk Italy's green energy boom
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Obama takes ‘biggest step’ to tackle climate change 4.8.2015 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Obama takes ‘biggest step’ to tackle climate change
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Wind power generation hit 4.8.2015 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Wind power generation hit
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Super Typhoon Soudelor targets Japan, China as most powerful storm of 2015 4.8.2015 Zee News : World
Super Typhoon Soudelor developed into the world`s most powerful storm of the year Tuesday as it took aim at Japan, Taiwan and China after trashing the Northern Marianas.
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State of Emergency in Storm Ravaged Marianas 4.8.2015 newindianexpress.com
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Wind power generation hit 4.8.2015 Hindu: Karnataka
Wind power generation in the State has been hit, as a loss of 1,500 MW has been reported.Muniraju, Chief Engineer, Operations and Maintenance, Chamundeshwari Electricity Supply Corporation (...
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