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May 15, 2018
Job market brightens up: Over 300,000 workers to be employed in solar, wind energy sectors in India, says ILOILO said that in countries such as Denmark, Estonia, France and Germany, as well as in India, South Korea, the Philippines and South Africa, a number of environmental policies and national development strategies make reference to skills development for the green transition.
May 14, 2018
Renewable energy a major economic opportunity for India, says German energy consultantTapping renewable energy is a major economic opportunity for developing economies like India.
Mar 15, 2018
India needs a smart strategy to outdo Chinese domination and become global leader in solar energyOutmuscled from the beginning by their Chinese counterparts, Indian manufacturers are now facing a serious crisis with Chinese units, subjected to tariffs by the US, flooding the global market.
Jan 08, 2018
Govt reduced energy subsidies by over Rs 82,000 cr in 3 years, but discoms remain largest beneficiariesEnergy subsidies reduced by over Rs 82,000 crore between 2013-14 and 2015-16, a drop of 38 percent, but subsidies given to electricity transmission and distribution companies rose by over 60 percent
Nov 22, 2017
Scientists design a device which can store solar energy and create hydrogen fuel for eco-friendly carsTraditional hydrogen fuel cells and supercapacitors have two electrodes: one positive and one negative.
Sep 11, 2017
China mulls pushing petrol, diesel cars out of market, gears up to set deadline for their productionChina's industry ministry is developing a timetable to end production and sale of traditional fuel cars and will promote development of electric technology, state media on Sunday cited a Cabinet official as saying.
May 24, 2017
India's shift from fossil fuels to clean energy is rapidly gaining momentumIndia's decision to cancel nearly 14 gigawatts of coal-fired power stations coupled with a record low solar tariff are the strongest indications that the country's energy transformation is gaining rapid momentum, a global institute said on Wednesday.
Apr 26, 2017
Paris Agreement: India's proposed 370 coal plants could imperil global climate goals, says studyIf all the proposed coal plants are run to their potential, India will not be able to meet its Paris climate agreement commitments in the coming years, said the study published in the American Geophysical Union journal Earth's Future.
Apr 03, 2017
Global warming: Scientists develop 'sci-fi' forest in UK to track effects of increasing CO2 levelsScientists have developed a "sci-fi" outdoor laboratory in the UK to find out how forests will respond to the levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide expected by the middle of the 21st century.
Dec 09, 2016
Bertrand Piccard believes that people will be travelling electric passenger planes in 9 years and 8 monthsThe co-founder of a project that saw a solar-powered aircraft complete the first fuel-free flight around the world this year expects electric passenger planes to operate in just under 10 years.