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World leaders push for global investment in green energy

 The world leaders at the UN Climate Change Conference on Monday pushed for investment in green energy on a global level and to secure a common agreement among the nations to tackle climate change.

Odisha gets its first solar village

Barapitha, a tribal hamlet in the outskirts of the state capital, today became Odisha's first solar village.

Farooq Abdullah urges banks, industry to promote green energy

Major stakeholders like banks and industry would need to play a pro-active role to promote green energy, union Minister for New and Renewable Energy Farooq Abdullah said Friday.

Hitting EU green energy goals ''would save billions, boost GDP''

Hitting energy and environment targets for 2030 under discussion in the European Commission would save up to 35 billion euros per year in health costs as air pollution declines, EU sources said.

PM pitches for subsidies for clean energy

Hitting out at rich nations for bulk of greenhouse gas emissions, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday pitched for subsidies for clean energy saying market forces alone would not be able to finance it.

Green energy to slash power use of computers

Many experts are looking to slash soaring energy use by ever more powerful computers, data centres and mobile devices.