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LEDs to cut carbon-dioxide by 80 million tonnes a year, save Rs 40,000 crore in power bills: Piyush Goyal

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 28, 2017

The government's promotion of light emitting diodes (LED) will help reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 80 million tonnes per annum and save around Rs 40,000 crore in power bills annually, Power...

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33 lighthouses solarized in A&N Islands in a bid to reduce CO2 emission

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 14, 2016

Almost all the Light Houses, except one of the 33 light houses in A&N Islands, have been solarized.  The move is in line with the GoI’s initiative to maximize use of green energy....

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7 Indian companies among top 200 carbon clean firms

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 19, 2016

Seven Indian companies have made it to a carbon-clean list of 200 largest companies worldwide ranked by their total clean-energy revenues. The list is topped by Japan's Toyota Motor followed by...

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Toyota, Tesla and Vestas ranked among world’s top green companies

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 17, 2016

Toyota, Tesla, Vestas, DONG Energy and Panasonic are among the top ranked companies in the first ever Carbon Clean 200 list, which claims the world’s greenest large companies are outperforming...

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The Netherlands Moving to Ban Diesel and Gas Cars

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 17, 2016

Soon, you may only see electric cars on Dutch roads, as the Netherlands moves towards a ban on gas and diesel-powered vehicles.

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Prime Minister Modi says LED bulbs can save at least Rs 1.25 lakh cr in energy cost

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 16, 2016

Price of energy-efficient LED bulbs has dropped to Rs 50 from previous Rs 350 following government intervention, said Prime Minister...

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Can't impose emission tax on airlines, says India

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 9, 2016

India on Monday made it clear that the country would not agree to any move of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) to propose carbon emission tax on its airlines in the garb of...

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US proposes tough fuel norms at G20

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 11, 2016

The US is pushing for a strong action plan on emissions by heavy duty vehicles at the G20 in a move that may improve fuel mileages and standards in the world's largest economies....

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NTPC to explore more addition of renewable energy to portfolio

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 7, 2016

NTPC (BSE 0.82 %) will revisit its corporate plan to explore further addition of renewable energy to its power generation portfolio, the chairman of India's largest electricity producer said....

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European Union’s Smart Metering Initiative Will Cut Emissions : GlobalData

By : sustainabilityo..., May 24, 2016

The European Union (EU) is aiming to replace at least 80% of electricity meters with smart metering systems by 2020, which could reduce emissions across European states by up to 9%, and cut...

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