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IAF using WW-II era lighting system at Leh airbase: CAG

Last Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014, 23:33

Indian Air Force uses a World War-II era lighting system for the landing of fighter and transport aircraft at the Leh airbase at night due to lack of any facility for advanced airfield lighting, CAG pointed out on Friday.

Lightning kills 10 in West Bengal

Last Updated: Saturday, May 31, 2014, 18:03

Ten persons were struck dead by lightning and 28 others were injured in three districts of West Bengal which witnessed widespread pre-monsoon showers this morning, officials said.

Akon plans to provide electricity to 1M African households

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 16:13

Akon has launched an environmental project in Africa, which will provide electricity to one million households by the end 2014.

TERI starts first-of-its-kind solar lighting lab

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 18:09

To provide a platform for quality testing for off-grid lighting products, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) has come up with a first-of-its- kind solar lighting laboratory in South Asia.

Artificial graphene could revolutionize electronics

Last Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014, 09:56

Researchers have created a new breed of ultra thin super-material, "artificial graphene", which should lead to faster, smaller and lighter electronic and optical devices of all kinds, including higher performance photovoltaic cells, lasers or LED lighting.

Luxe up your home

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 14:32

Infuse your decorative style with indulgent elements of opulence to display a unique sense of decadence

New research enables brighter LED lights

Last Updated: Friday, November 01, 2013, 18:26

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have made it possible to optimise phosphors - a key component in white LED lighting - allowing for brighter, more efficient lights.

Soon, lighting bolt to charge mobile phones

Last Updated: Thursday, October 03, 2013, 10:43

Researchers have copied the idea that Mary Shelley displayed in her much acclaimed novel `Frankenstein` to charge a phone with a lightning bolt.

Bangladeshi electrocuted while damaging border fence lighting

Last Updated: Sunday, August 25, 2013, 21:40

A Bangladeshi on Sunday died after he allegedly tried to damage the border fence lighting along Indo-Bangla border in North-24 Parganas district of West Bengal.

Eveready expands lighting business, eyes 15% growth in FY14

Last Updated: Thursday, June 06, 2013, 23:14

Synonymous with batteries, Eveready Thursday said it plans to introduce new products like portable lights and fans as well as wall mountable emergency lights to strengthen its lighting portfolio.

Sachin Tendulkar joins Schneider Electric to light up villages

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 23, 2013, 21:22

Cricketing icon Sachin Tendulkar and Schneider Electric have joined hands to provide cheap, efficient and eco-friendly electrification in the rural areas in the country.

Lumax scales down investments, growth estimate on Maruti issues

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 05, 2012, 14:52

The company had invested Rs 125 crore of which Rs 90 crore was in capacity expansion.