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How to make your office environment friendly
As people spend a huge chunk of their day and life in the office, hence it should employ tools that can help conserve energy and decrease uses of non-renewable resources. Here are some tips.
Does Opec see US oil output as half full or half empty?
America’s second shale boom is certainly drawing to a close.
Power PSUs to acquire over 2 lakh hectares for solar parks, plan to reduce tariffs by 20 paise per unit
Under the new model, PSUs under the p...
From Zara to H&M, fast fashion faces the age of reckoning
The fashion industry accounts for 8-10% of global carbon emissions - more than all international flights and maritime shipping combined. With sustainability being the buzzword that is gaining traction across the globe, fashion retailers are going all out in aligning with better environmental practices.
New energy label norms: Five-star refrigerators to cost Rs 6,000 more, says CEAMA
The new energy labelling norms may make manufacturing of five-star refrigerators costlier by up to Rs 6,000.
Anmol Jewellers founder doesn't care for luxuries, recalls a trip to the Alps when he survived on solar energy
Ishu Datwani says that he is not very comfortable with solo trips.
'I miss my family and dogs', says Greta Thunberg as she hitches a low-carbon ride to Europe
The teen climate activist has concluded her nearly three-month long trip to North America.
How can India end up saving 2800 GWh energy per year? Change the fans
Smart fans from Atomberg, the pioneer of BLDC motor, promise a significant reduction in energy consumption.
Need to decouple growth in GDP from growth in greenhouse gas emissions
Narasimha Rao, a professor at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, has developed the Decent Living Energy Project, an assessment of both the energy needs in select emerging economies and the climate impacts of providing everyone in those same economies with a basic living standard.
Narendra Modi-Vladimir Putin's push for eco-energy-ICT partnership; joint development of oil fields
The two sides expressed satisfaction with the stable mutual growth of trade turnover.
Delhi’s geography is truly cursed: Siddharth Singh, author of 'The Great Smog of India'
Even though we do not have real-time source-based data for air pollution for all affected cities and towns, we know enough to act decisively. Various studies have shown that the key sources that contribute to air pollution in NCR are motorised road transport, dust on roads, construction sites,and polluting industries, said researcher Siddharth Singh.
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Need for a graduated approach: Why ICE and electric vehicles can co-exist in India
India’s transition to electric mobility is not only about fighting air pollution, it’s about creating the necessary infrastructure for supporting ICE and BS-VI and creating an enabling environment for ICE and EVs to coexist while allowing for a phased transition to EVs.
The trick to creating millions of jobs: Go green
Adoption of green technologies by industries will result in fast approval by the government and millions of new jobs can be created by switching from high-carbon economy to low-carbon. This will help in overcoming poverty and improved livelihoods.
US cautions against lure of cheap Chinese solar imports
US assistant secretary of state for energy Francis Fannon says Indian solar developers should put quality, service and diplomacy above one-time expenditure.
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