Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Breaking-away of the Iceberg …and Locking-up of the World

The world today is ‘locked’ in more sense than one. Brutal inequality, dreadful terrorism, unashamed threats on territorial claims and bullying on nuclear missile...

Debating carbon footprint: A comparison between India and the United States

The world, three decades ago, would not have considered human activities having any bearing on the drastic climate change. It was a mere natural...

Can we meet three times increase in energy consumption in 2040?

Niti Aayog recently released a draft National Energy Policy. Policy has four key objectives — Access at affordable prices, improved security and Independence, Greater Sustainability, and...

India’s Clean Energy Revolution

With a population of 1.3 billion people, India is the world's fourth largest consumer of electricity. With the current Government's commitment towards clean energy,...

Challenges on the way of India’s solar energy growth

India’s beneficial geographical location and tropical climate has bestowed it with great solar power capacity with about 310 + days of sunshine every year....

Leading environmental experts from across the globe meet in Delhi to...

Energy Policy Institute of University of Chicago Center, New Delhi in association with NITI Aayog organised a day long event titled National Conference on Air...

Gujarat’s solar irrigation cooperative has a solution for India’s groundwater crisis

Phodabhai Parmar, a 72-year-old farmer, sits on a charpai sipping tea as solar panels gleam in the fields behind him. Parmar is one of...

What are you breathing today in Maharashtra?

Maharashtra that has over 75,000 polluting industrial units gets an air quality rating system to tackle air pollution. Maharashtra that has over 75,000 industrial units...

Trump bids goodbye to Paris agreement

US President Donald Trump has made his expected announcement pulling his country out of the Paris climate agreement. He also said the US would,...

Can Natural Gas Be Used as a Transitional Fuel

Over the recent years, the option of using natural gas as a substitute to coal energy has gained attention. The argument in favour the...