'More electricity access in India entailed small climate impact'
'More electricity access in India entailed small climate impact'

Brushing aside apprehensions about India's growing energy consumption, researchers have found that improving household electricity over the last 30 years in India contributed only marginally to the growth of the nation's total carbon emissions.

UP Congress stages protest dharnas against power tariff hike

 Demanding immediate roll back of recent power tariff hike in Uttar Pradesh, Congress on Wednesday staged protest dharnas at all the district headquarters of the state.

Hudhud: Vizag struggles after cyclone, remains without electricity

The damage wreaked by Cyclone Hudhud became clear on Tuesday, as the death toll rose to 24 in Andhra Pradesh and Odisha, Vizag being the worst affected.People in cyclone-ravaged Visakhapatnam continue to live without electricity and communication facilities for the third day on Tuesday.

Power supply yet to be restored in Jammu

Power supply is yet to be restored in some parts of Jammu city, which are without electricity for the past 60 hours after strong winds snapped electricity lines.

Global shift to renewable energy is feasible: Study

A future where electricity comes mostly from low-carbon sources is not only feasible in terms of material demand, but will also significantly reduce air pollution, says a study.

Scientists harvest hydrogen fuel from Sun

In the race to optimize solar energy's performance, scientists have used earth-abundant materials to harvest hydrogen fuel from the sun's energy.

Protest marches in Agra over power outages

Tired of the erratic electricity supply in this Uttar Pradesh city, hundreds of professionals, shopkeepers and political party workers have decided to hold protest candle marches here for the next few days.

Akhilesh orders 22 hours power in UP cities, 16 in villages

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Tuesday directed the power department to take steps to ensure that electricity is supplied for 22 hours in urban and 16 hours in rural areas by 2016.

81 percent power supply restored in Kashmir: J&K govt

The Jammu and Kashmir government on Tuesday said that 81 percent electricity supply has been restored in Kashmir Valley and work is on to restore the rest.

New material to help develop super-fast computers
New material to help develop super-fast computers

As the demand for faster computers continues to rise, replacing silicon with materials that can switch back and forth between different electrical states holds the key to developing faster, smaller and greener computers, researchers say.

J&K floods: Power restored in majority of areas

The Jammu and Kashmir government on Friday said power has been restored in majority of areas in the state and efforts are on to restore it in the so far inundated regions as soon as water recedes there.

Now, chinstrap that produces electricity from 'chewing', 'talking'
Now, chinstrap that produces electricity from 'chewing', 'talking'

Engineers in Canada has recently built a chinstrap that would allow people to harnesses energy from chewing and talking in order to turn it into electricity.

Power supply worsened in Odisha despite huge investment: Study

Despite Odisha attracting 12 percent share in the new investments in the country's power sector, energy supply in the state has worsened due to rise in deficit, industry body ASSOCHAM said on Monday.

PW 100 wind turbine converts wind energy into electricity

PW 100 wind turbine which make electricity out of wind made its first appearance at Greater Noida Expo 2014.

Prithviraj Chavan seeks meeting of CMs on power crisis

 Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan today asked the Prime Minister Narendra Modi to convene a meeting of the Chief Ministers to discuss the acute power shortage which he said had affected at least five states.

Every villages in Gaya, Jehanabad will be electrified: Manjhi

Working to fulfill his predecessor Nitish Kumar's promise, Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi today said no village in Gaya and Jehanabad districts would be devoid of electricity by end of next month. "Our target is that no village in Gaya and Jehanabad districts are left without electricity," Manjhi said addressing a function after unveiling statue of former Union minister Upendra Nath Varma.

Power demand touches new record highs in Haryana

The power transmission and distribution system in Haryana on Monday supplied a record 9,152 megawatt after a surge in electricity demand due to rise in mercury and almost no rains in the state.

Will ensure villages, India`s poor have access to 24-hour electricity: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised the nation that his government is taking all efforts to ensure that in coming years the villages and poor of India have access to 24 hours electricity.

Forty crore Indians still live without electricity

Over 40 crore people living in eight crore households have not got electricity and the government is making all efforts to give them power connection as early as possible, Lok Sabha was told Thursday.

Noida discom to deploy smart metering solutions

After successfully testing smart metering solutions in a locality here, state-run discom Paschimanchal Vidyut Vitran Nigam Ltd (PVVNL) is to deploy these in 50,000 consumer meters in Noida.

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