Should India gear up for cyclone Kyant? (Update)

Update: October 27, 2016 The deep depression over west central Bay of Bengal moved further west-southwestwards in past 6 hours with speed 17 kmph. At about 12 ‘oclock on October 27, 2016 the cyclone lay over west central Bay of Bengal, near latitude 15.7o N and longitude 85.5o  E about 320 km southeast of Vishakhapatnam and 460 km […]

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Non-conventional Energy Sources in India

Population explosion has resulted in manifold increase in demand for energy. The conventional, non-renewable sources of energy, such as coal, petroleum, natural gas, etc. are experiencing extensive pressure, resulting in an urgent need to switch to non-conventional energy sources which are renewable and ecologically safe. For instance, solar, geothermal, wind, biomass, tidal and wave energy […]

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Smart Grids in India

Polluting energy mix for extended electricity hours in Modi’s Gujarat

New Delhi, March 3 (G’nY News Service): The Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi has been making claims of supplying uninterrupted electricity to the entire state of Gujarat. Not only are the claims false on three counts – the power supply is not 24 hours in all regions of Gujarat, it is irregular, and […]

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