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Tangedco evacuates 5,079 MW of wind power, sets national record

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 13, 2017

Tangedco at 7pm on Monday evacuated 5,079MW of wind power, a new record in wind power evacuation in Tamil Nadu and India. It was a two hour sustained supply of over 5,000MW on Monday....

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New solar-powered smart windows can help save energy costs in houses

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 3, 2017

Scientists have developed solar- powered smart windows with tunable glazing that can control the heat and light inside a home, saving up to 40 per cent in an average building's energy costs....

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Indian Railways to set up additional 8,500 km of transmission lines to end dependence on state discoms

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 9, 2017

Indian Railways, which is working towards saving its energy bill and ending dependence on state discoms, is planning to expand its own power transmission lines by an additional 8,500 km....

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NBCC in pact with Poland's Bolix for energy solutions

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 18, 2017

The state-owned construction firm NBCC India today signed an agreement with Poland's Bolix to import a building solution technology that could save energy consumption by up to 35 per cent for...

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EU nations consider lowering energy savings targets: draft

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 5, 2017

EU nations are considering lowering targets on energy savings after 2021, a draft document seen by Reuters shows, in what climate campaigners say would be blow to the European Union's goals to...

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Delhi saves 290 MW by switching off lights during Earth Hour

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 27, 2017

Switching off lights and electrical appliances during the Earth Hour initiative this year, Delhi saved around 290 MW of power, the capital's distribution companies (discoms) announced on Sunday...

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India saved Rs 4,866 crore through energy efficiency measures last fiscal : Piyush Goyal

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 14, 2016

The Indian industry saved more than Rs 4,866 crore through adoption of energy efficiency measures last financial year, the power ministry informed today. The top entities who took part in the...

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Courtesy engineer, footsteps ‘creating’ energy at railway station

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 1, 2016

A young city engineer, Mandar Tulankar, has developed a flooring system in which pressure exerted by a person walking on the floor helps generate electricity. One footstep or footfall generates...

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To stay afloat, steel mills go for energy-saving measures

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 17, 2016

At a time when the industry in Punjab is making a hue and cry over government policies, steel re-rolling mills have set an example for others.

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India saved 55.7 million units of energy through UJALA

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 20, 2016

The ministry of power's initiative Unnat Jyoti by Affordable LEDs for all (UJALA), has already resulted in 55.7 million units of energy savings and has reduced carbon emissions over 45,000...

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