30 Oct 2014
Zurich: Tata group has invested in a Swiss start-up solar company as several companies from the European country vie for a share in the Indian solar energy market which is seen as having a huge potential due to its growing energy needs.
30 Oct 2014
Washington: India ranks fourth among 55 developing nations in clean energy investment, according to a new country-by-country study which is topped by China. Released by Inter-American Development Bank, the results of the new study Climatescope 2014 suggest renewable technologies can be just as cost-competitive in emerging parts of the world as they are in richer nations.
22 Oct 2014
Jerusalem : An Israeli company has developed a "solar e-Tree" which is an ecological sculpture that resembles a real tree and whose canopy is made up of solar panels that produce energy from the sun that could be used to charge smart-phones and other devices.
20 Aug 2014
Washington: Scientists have developed a new device that when placed over a window creates solar energy while allowing people to actually see through the window.
20 Sep 2014
Hyderabad: Union Railways Minister D V Sadananda Gowda on Friday said that a 'special cleanliness campaign' will be carried out in all railway stations across the country on 2nd October. 'Swachhata Abhiyan' will be conducted on the stations.
11 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Defending government's decision not to impose anti-dumping duty on solar panels, Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday said domestic gear makers had 'suo-moto' withdrawn their demand for such a levy.
06 Sep 2014
New Delhi: India should adopt the solar energy route to bring down carbon emissions, suggests Sir David King, British special representative on climate change.
24 Oct 2014
Washington: Describing India as a country of enormous energy and power, US Secretary of State John Kerry has said that the recent visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi was a moment when Indians and Americans got a real sense of what the two "natural partners" were able to achieve together.
25 Oct 2014
Washington: NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) has spotted an image of a gigantic sunspot the largest in last 24 years.
22 Oct 2014
Berhampur (Odisha): Drinking water supply to 48 villages having less than 100 population in Ganjam district will be made through solar pumps by the end of this year.