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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.
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.
Nov 28, 2016
Siemens is prepared to adapt business in USA according to expected changes, says CEO Joe KaeserGerman trains-to-turbines group Siemens is well placed to do business in the United States, regardless of whether President-elect Donald Trump backs fossil-fuels at the expense of renewable energy, its CEO told a newspaper.
Nov 14, 2016
Carbon emissions in India grew by 5.2 percent in 2015: StudyWhile global carbon emission saw "almost no growth" last year, India's emission grew by 5.2 percent in 2015, says a study.
Sep 03, 2016
Ahead of G20, China ratifies Paris climate accord with US expected to followDuring the negotiations over the Paris deal Beijing stressed the concept of "differentiated responsibilities" — the idea that developed countries should shoulder the lion's share of the burden as they have polluted most since the Industrial Revolution.
Jun 14, 2016
Govt plans Rs 10,000 crore bioenergy mission next fiscalThe Centre is planning to launch an integrated bioenergy mission with an outlay of Rs 10,000 crore from next fiscal.
May 27, 2016
Researchers make single device to harvest wind and solar energy to power IoTInternet of Things (IoT) is dependent on tiny communication devices and instead of fossil fuels, they can be run on wind or solar energy, say scientists.
Apr 14, 2016
India has more environmental conflicts than any other countryThere are more environmental conflicts in India than any other country, and more clashes are over water (27%) than any other cause