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New wind atlas to help green power companies 3.9.2015 ET: Power
The government on Wednesday launched the Indian Wind Resource Atlas with a tracking level of 100 metres that can also be used for measuring solar radiation, providing a tool for improving project efficiency and grid management.
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Govt has equal focus on all renewable power sources: Piyush Goyal 3.9.2015 Zee News : Science and Technology
Power and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal Wednesday said the government has equal focus on all forms of renewable energy, including solar and wind.
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Government has equal focus on all renewable power sources: Piyush Goyal 2.9.2015 ET: Power
Power and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal said the government has equal focus on all forms of renewable energy, including solar and wind.
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“Equal Focus on Various Forms of Renewable Power”- Shri Piyush Goyal 2.9.2015 Govt of india: PIB
Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal & New and Renewable Energy said that the Union Government has equal focus on various forms of renewable power and does not discriminate between solar, wind or biogas power in terms of providing support to these renewable sources.
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Builders, engineers in municipalities trained on septage management 1.9.2015 Hindu: Home
Builders and engineers in Gobichettipalayam and Sathyamangalam municipalities were on Monday oriented to septage management by experts of ExNoRa International.Participants were apprised abou...
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NREDCAP wins best performance awards 30.8.2015 Hindu: Vijayawada
The New and Renewable Energy Development Corporation (NREDCAP) in Andhra Pradesh has bagged three awards for its outstanding performance at the national level in three categories.Corporation...
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M’luru diocese all set for green initiatives 29.8.2015 Mangalore - City - The Times of India
Mangalore diocese is all set to act upon the call given by Pope Francis in his second encyclical 'Laudato si' (Praise Be to You), a papal letter sent to all bishops of the Roman Catholic Church.
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UP to announce Biomass Energy Policy 2015 28.8.2015 News
Uttar Pradesh is targetting 1,000 megawatt (mw) of biomass energy under the new UP Biomass Energy Policy 2015
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How India can cut short-term carbon emissions by 70% - Business Standard 25.8.2015 google news
How India can cut short-term carbon emissions by 70% Business Standard This requires imposition of standards, such as those introduced by the Bureau of Energy Efficiency. There can be incentives and penalties. This will also create a market for energy-efficient processes and products. Transport accounts for a tenth of ...
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Clean energy switch helps SMC cut carbon emission 20.8.2015 Surat News, News from Surat Gujarat | Times of India Surat News
The Surat Municipal Corporation (SMC) has reduced carbon emission by 2,29,600 tonnes in the last three years.
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Gadkari asks civic agencies to be self-sufficient 20.8.2015 deccanherald.com
Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Wednesday asked civic agencies across the country to become self-sufficient by devising new ways to generate revenue, putting the focus back on the tussle for funds between municipal corporations in the capital and the Delhi government. The cash-starved municipal corporations are left with no option but to press for funds from the Delhi government. Though clamouring for funds from the city government, North Delhi Municipal Corporation Mayor Ravinder Gupta said the civic agency respects the minister's suggestion. "We are doing everything in our capacity to generate revenue and carry out obligatory functions. But we are demanding what is rightfully ours," said Gupta. "We can't function without funds." Minister of Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari said on Wednesday that civic agencies should indulge in innovative projects like biogas, waste-to-energy conversion, biofuels and treated sewerage water to boost revenue manifold. "It will help them to become ...
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Fend for yourselves, Gadkari to civic bodies 20.8.2015 Hindu: Delhi
The cash-strapped municipal corporations of Delhi got another bit of bad news on Wednesday, with Union Minister Nitin Gadkari telling a gathering of mayors from across India here that civic bodies...
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Be self-sufficient, don't seek funds: Union Minister Gadkari to civic bodies 19.8.2015 DNA: Popular News
Asking them to become self- sufficient, Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Wednesday said municipal corporations across the country should bolster their revenues through implementation of innovative ideas rather than seeking funds from outside. The Minister of Road Transport, Highways and Shipping was speaking at the opening of the 47th annual session of the All India Council of Mayors (AICM) at the Civic Centre in New Delhi. "The civic bodies must strive to become self-sufficient and generate revenues through implementation of innovative ideas, like waste-to-energy conversion, biogas and biofuels and usage of sewerage water after treatment," he said. The AICM meeting, hosted by Delhi, was attended by about 40 mayors from across the country, including all the mayors of the three BJP-ruled corporations of Delhi. "There is no need to seek funds from a state government or anyone else from outside, because, if the civic bodies can implement smart, innovative policies, then there would be no need to seek funds ...
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Afghanistan-India Renewable Energy Summit held in Delhi 17.8.2015 New Kerala: Business India
New Delhi, Aug. 17 : Afghanistan-India Renewable Energy Summit was recently held in the national capital during which the Indian businesses from the renewable energy sector -solar, wind, biomass, geothermal and hydro -were introduced to renewable energy investment opportunities in Afghanistan and included a presentation by the Afghan delegation of the Kandahar Solar Project.
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Soon, pill to cut methane gas production by cows 17.8.2015 All News-IANS Stories
A compound added to the feed of high-producing dairy cows reduces methane emissions by 30 percent and could have ramifications for global climate change, says a new study.
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'Make disaster study must for Uttarakhand hydel projects' 17.8.2015 India News, Latest News in India, Live News India, India Breaking News - Times of India
Flagging direct correlation between development activities and disaster in ecologically sensitive regions, a home ministry’s body – National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM) – has urged the government to carry out ‘Disaster Impact Assessment’ of proposed hydro-power projects in such fragile zones before giving its ...
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GIC plans to buy assets of Greenko for Rs 1,650 crore 15.8.2015 ET: Power
The fund has signed non-binding agreement with the London-listed company to buy shares in its affiliated, firm Greenko Mauritius.
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Five eco villages around the world 14.8.2015 Guardian: Environment

Communities in Senegal, Colombia, Jamaica, Palestine and Egypt are experimenting with more sustainable ways of living

“In the 2000s, we felt our land was dying. We were not getting the yields we were expecting,” says Ousmane Pame, who grew up in Guédé Chantier, a village of 7,000 inhabitants in northern Senegal.

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Now warranty for renewable energy products: Piyush Goyal 13.8.2015 ET: Power
Government will put in place a warranty clause in renewable energy projects to ensure that the infrastructure is maintained and repaired.
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Speakers debate issues in renewable energy 13.8.2015 Hindu: Coimbatore
The second day of the International Conference on Renewable Energy and Sustainable Environment at the Dr. Mahalingam College of Engineering and Technology, Pollachi, saw college faculty and experts...
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