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Maharastra moves one step ahead in green buildings, signs MoU with IFC

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 22, 2019

The government of Maharashtra is taking pro-active measures in promoting green housing. The state government’s Housing Department has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with World Bank...

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Environment damage behind one in four global deaths, disease: UN

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 14, 2019

A quarter of all premature deaths and diseases worldwide are due to manmade pollution and environmental damage, the United Nations said Wednesday in a landmark report on the planet's parlous...

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Global energy arena changing: PM Modi

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 13, 2019

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said globally the perception of energy consumption and supply is changing and nations are coming together to tackle climate change.
"Winds...

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Gujarat: Textile mills tie up with Gujarat Energy Development Agency to reduce energy consumption

By : Sustainability ..., Dec 3, 2018

City-based textile processors have tied up with state government-owned Gujarat Energy Development Agency (GEDA) and Man-Made Textiles Research Association (MANTRA) for reducing energy...

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PAT-1 cycle exceeds its energy saving targets by 30%

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 25, 2018

The first cycle of the Perform Achieve and Trade (PAT) scheme has exceeded it’s goals and resulted in a saving of ₹ 9,500 crore to participating industries.

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India’s aggregate cooling requirement to increase by 8 times in 20 years

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 19, 2018

India’s aggregate cooling requirement will increase by eight times in the next 20 years with room air conditioners alone consuming more than half of the energy required for space cooling in the...

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Indus Towers to invest Rs 350 crore to cut energy consumption

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 24, 2017

The country's largest telecom infrastructure firm Indus Towers today said it will invest Rs 350 crore to reduce energy consumption at its mobile sites in the current fiscal year.

"This year we have converted 50 per cent (sites) into green sites. We will continue to...

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North East Frontier Railway: 48 stations go green, turn on LED lights

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 4, 2017

Taking a step forward in reducing energy consumption, the North East Frontier Railway (NFR) has converted 48 stations under it into 100% LED bulb lighting system. Another 60 stations will be...

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TCS unveils streetlighting solution to cut costs

By : sustainabilityo..., May 23, 2017

Country's largest software exporter TCS today said it has created a solution that will cut payback on expensive LED lights by half.

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HanesBrands aims to reduce energy usage by 40%

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 19, 2017

HanesBrands, a leading marketer of everyday basic innerwear and activewear apparel under world-class brands in the Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific, has released its 2016 environmental...

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