Working with India to accelerate clean energy revolution: US

The US is working closely with India to accelerate its clean energy revolution and address the impacts of climate change, the White House said today.

Amazon, Twitter fail on clean energy front: Greenpeace

n a significant finding, the global environment group Greenpeace has applauded Apple, Facebook and Google for committing to power their data centres with 100 percent renewable energy.

New clean energy reserve found in China

Geologists have found large masses of hot dry rock (HDR), a form of clean energy, in northwest China`s Qinghai Province, authorities said Monday.

Working with India to accelerate clean energy revolution: US

The US is working closely with India to accelerate its clean energy revolution and address the impacts of climate change, the White House said on Friday.

India, Holland to set up joint working group for clean energy

India and the Netherlands today agreed to set up a joint working group for exchange of technical and institutional knowledge on clean energy.

At Davos, push for clean energy as climate weapon

Leaders gathered in the Swiss ski resort of Davos are pushing for nations worldwide to shift to cleaner energy sources as the best way to contain global warming and re-energize the global economy.

Scientists want clean energies promoted

Top-level scientists attending a Nobel laureates forum in Beijing have urged all countries to push forward development of clean energies.

China`s plan to cut air pollution

China aims to cut down its coal consumption to under 65 percent of its overall primary energy use by 2017 in a government action plan to cut down on air pollution.

USAID to catalyse $100 mn to promote clean energy in India

The US said it will facilitate $100 million investment for India`s burgeoning clean energy sector.

More decisive action needed on clean energy: Ministers

The clamour for more decisive action on clean energy grew louder at the fourth energy ministers meet here with Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh asking developed nations to take a larger role in reducing carbon footprint.

Solar tornadoes could be replicated on Earth to produce clean energy

An international team of scientists has discovered tornadoes in space, which could hold the key to power the atmosphere of the Sun to millions of kelvin.

Greenpeace urges Apple to use clean energy

Greenpeace India activists Tuesday urged global computer maker Apple to use renewable energy to power its data centres worldwide instead of fossil fuels like coal for protecting the fragile ecology.

Modi to inaugurate world`s first canal-top solar plant in Gujarat

The world`s first 1 MW canal-top solar power plant in Gujarat`s Mehsana district has generated 2 lakh units of clean energy.

Rivers could provide energy for half billion people

A new genre of power plants, using only a tenth of the global river flow into the oceans, could meet the energy needs of a half billion people, without emitting carbon dioxide (CO2), says a study.

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Australia to unveil pollution tax

Australia is among the world`s worst per capita polluters due to its reliance on coal-fired power and resources exports.

GM leads in clean energy patents: Study

GM received more clean energy patents in the past year than any other company, a study said.

US, China launch clean energy research initiative

United States and China have launched a joint clean energy initiative.

Obama to launch clean energy initiative in India

US President Barack Obama and India are expected to launch a joint initiative on clean energy.

Bugs to reclaim rare metals from waste for clean energy

Bugs can be used to convert wastes from rare metals into high-value catalysts to generate energy.