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Coimbatore civic body to open its second solar power plant

By : Sustainability ..., Dec 3, 2019

Almost 10 months after the solar power plant at Ukkadam started generating power, the city corporation is all set to inaugurate its second solar power plant at Kavundampalayam. The plant with the capacity to generate 1MW power was built at a cost Rs 5.5 crore. “The...

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Ludhiana: UK trust installs solar panels at govt primary school

By : Sustainability ..., Nov 5, 2019

The Social Education Voluntary Education Trust UK (SEVA Trust), a charitable organisation working in the UK and India on education and environment, has inaugurated solar system at Government Primary School, Bharundi, which is 40 km from the city, on Sunday. There are 68...

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Indian Railways drawing 4 GW solar project bid for powering locos

By : Sustainability ..., Jan 17, 2019

Indian Railways will soon run trains using solar power from arrays of photovoltaic cells deployed on both sides of select electrified tracks in 10 states, replacing 4,000 MW of coal-fired...

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Andhra Pradesh conserving power worth Rs 1,000 cr annually by energy efficiency

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 18, 2018

The Andhra Pradesh government is conserving 2,000 million units (mu) of power and saving about Rs 1,000 crore annually by promoting energy efficiency initiatives for the last three years,...

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Chennai metro installs solar panels on 4 station roofs

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 8, 2018

The Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL) has installed solar panels on the roof of four metro stations and also at Koyambedu metro depot to harness solar energy.

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Lux Industries Dankuni unit become solar powered

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 8, 2018

Lux Industries Limited has recently installed a solar unit at its plant in Dankuni, the industrial city near Kolkata. 

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Central govt scheme helps Chandigarh power dept save Rs 25 crore

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 5, 2018

 Chandigarh: The energy saving appliances distributed under the Unnat Jyoti Affordable LEDs for All (Ujala) scheme of the Central government have helped the Chandigarh electricity department...

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Subject Tags: energy savings , LED bulbs

Ten lakh energy efficient pumps for UP farmers

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 26, 2017

In a bid to save energy and accelerate achievement of targets for BJP government's flagship scheme 'Power for All', the state government would launch Kisan Uday Yojana. Under this, 10 lakh...

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EESL initiatives save 3,700 kWh energy

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 14, 2017

State-owned Energy Efficiency Services (EESL) today said its initiatives have cumulatively led to energy savings of over 3,700 crore kWh and a reduction of 3 crore tonnes of greenhouse gas (GHG...

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Rajasthan saves energy worth Rs 144cr under the Ujala scheme

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 28, 2017

Rajasthan, which has retrofitted 8 lakh smart LED street lights under the Ujala scheme, has saved energy worth Rs 144 crore, said Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) managing director Saurabh...

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