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India violating WTO norms, says US solar industry

By : Sustainability ..., May 9, 2012

The US solar industry is pushing the government to drag India to the World Trade Organisation, alleging that the recent Indian regulation that certain things in solar panels be manufactured in the country is in violation of the WTO rules.

“It seems to us at SEIA (Solar...

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Subject Tags: India , Indian government

Ambitious Solar Program in India Driving Prices to Impressive Lows - Common Dreams

By : Anonymous, Apr 25, 2012


WASHINGTON - April 25 - India’s ambitious national solar program has catalyzed rapid growth in the solar market, driving prices for solar energy to impressive lows and demonstrating how government policy can stimulate clean energy markets, according to a report...

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Is India Catching Up on Future Smart Vehicles?

By : Pramita Sen, May 12, 2011

In this next article under the “Sustainable Consumption Series”, here’s an overview of where India stands in terms of smart vehicles - both consumer and mass transit systems- which are currently operational and /or scheduled to be introduced soon in India.


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Indian Government Rejects Urgent Action on Climate

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 7, 2010

If we are to prevent runaway climate change we must reduce emissions with urgency say the scientists. However, Freedom of Information requests reveal that the Indian government is steadfastly refusing to do its bit by committing to policy a of delays.

The Changing Climate in India

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 22, 2009

Most of the attention in the lead up to the December United Nations climate change summit in Copenhagen has been focused on the United States and China—the two biggest annual emitters of greenhouse gases. But India may be the country that provides the necessary breakthrough...

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