Friday, June 22, 2018

Powering India to equitable growth

India is a nation of around 125 crore people, growing at a fast pace. With this, the energy demand too is on the rise....

Towards energy security with a sustainable mix of energy sources

India, a rapidly emerging economy with the world’s second largest population, is facing a heavy energy demand. In spite of the massive addition in...

Shale gas, the next bonanza

What is Shale Gas? While most of us have come across the term Shale Gas, many don’t really understand what exactly this is. Shale gas...

Moving towards Biofuels: Prospect and Caution

Sustenance of human life in the planet requires a clean environment and sufficient food. Meeting the two simple pre-requisites is not all that easy...

Hotter, longer, deadlier summers

India’s romance with seasons has been well known since the times of Kalidasa’s Ritusamhara. But it is now under strain because of global climate change. Climate...

State Governments Should Shed Their Deficit Economy Mindset To Usher In...

Indian power sector is going through a distinctive churn. On one hand, there are impressive statistics on the power availability - India clocked the...

Paris Climate Agreement is in force, what now?

There was much excitement and euphoria when the draft agreement was signed during the Paris climate conference in December 2015; when the countries agreed...

LPG for every Indian household

Within a fortnight of the recently announced Union Budget, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs approved the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana, earmarking Rs. 8,000...

Renewables sprint ahead of Paris pledge

India will generate as much as 56.5% of its electricity from non-fossil fuel sources by 2027, the government has estimated in a draft energy...

Oil and Gas are transitional fuels before the world completely moves...

As countries across the globe focus their efforts to minimise long term dependancy on fossil fuels and transition to a low-carbon economy, Kazim Rizvi...

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