The Rajasthan Assembly on Thursday passed an amendment bill enabling land owner to lease land for to power (solar and wind energy) producers for thirty years.
The Narendra Modi government is likely to harness solar power and give a fillip to development of offshore wind energy so as to provide electricity to every household in the near future, industry officials said today.
Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa has sought Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s intervention for obtaining approval for two of its wind energy projects.
A group of MPs working on climate issues have asked the ministries of New and Renewable Energy and Finance to constitute an exclusive committee to fast track their recommendations on wind energy.
If the efforts of the Chhattisgarh government produce results, the day is not far when wind energy would illuminate houses in the Maoist insurgency-hit Bastar district, an official said Thursday.
An expert committee has suggested that offshore farms to harness wind energy may be set up at Rameshwaram, Kanyakumari, Maharashtra, Kerala-Konkan and Gujarat, Rajya Sabha was informed.
Researchers have revealed that there is enough energy available in winds to meet all of the world’s demand.
Some remote and inaccessible border areas in Jammu and Kashmir will soon get electrified through solar and wind energy.
In lab tests, the electrode survived 40,000 cycles of charging and discharging.
A report suggests China`s wind power capacity will increase by five-fold over next decade from 2009.
Wind energy will increase to generate between 5 and 22 percent of world power by 2030.
Strong winds sweeping southeastern Romania for long were seen as a curse.
Day in Pics: 25th December
Showbiz World - December 25, 2014
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