MAR 2020
In Punjab District, Signs of Green Shoots: Organic Vegetable Gardens in Schools

For years, water-guzzling paddy and wheat have dominated the fields of Punjab, pushing groundwater levels down and spreading worry lines across farms..... read more

Green Energy Parks of 50 GW Planned in Rajasthan, Gujarat

The government will set up ultramega renewable energy parks of a total of 50 gigawatt (GW) capacity in Gujarat and Rajasthan in what could be the world’s largest renewable energy investment programme, people familiar with the development said.

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Clean Indore Now Aims to Be 'Most Silent' City

After earning the distinction of being India's cleanest city in several Swachh Bharat Abhiyan surveys, authorities in Indore want to curb noise pollution to make it the most 'silent city'.

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Land or Wetland? Haryana at a Crossroad

A large portion of the Najafgarh wetland, which squats across the Delhi-Gurugram border, could dry up if a check dam is built there as the Haryana government finds itself at the intersection of local landowners’ demands and concerns about a major environmental loss

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AP Green Energy Corporation Ltd to Be Formed

Following the Cabinet decision to set up Andhra Pradesh Green Energy Corporation Ltd (APGECL) to harness solar energy for sustainable power, the Energy Department has issued an order for the formation of the same

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Solar Rooftop Companies Move Tribunal on KERC's Order

Developers of solar rooftop projects have challenged the Karnataka power regulator's order in seeking to do away with net metering for commercial and industrial consumers

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Jeff Bezos Commits $10 Billion to Combat Climate Change

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, the world's wealthiest person, said, he was committing $10 billion to combat climate change through a global initiative.... read more

Delta Burns Tonnes of Jet Fuel, Says It's on Track to Be Carbon Neutral

Delta Air Lines plans to become carbon neutral over the next decade. But that doesn't mean it will stop emitting carbon

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Huge Bacteria-eating Viruses Close Gap Between Life and Non-life

Scientists have discovered hundreds of unusually large, bacteria-killing viruses with capabilities normally associated with living organisms, blurring the line between living microbes and viral machines

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Pearl River's Third-highest Crest on Record Causes Flooding in Jackson, Mississippi

The Pearl River in Jackson, Mississippi, reached its third-highest crest on record as flooding impacted hundreds of homes and businesses

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Kyoto Launches 'Empty Tourism' Campaign Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Kyoto is usually packed with tourists from all over the world. But as the coronavirus outbreak keeps visitors away from the historic streets of Japan's former capital, a group of shopkeepers has launched an 'empty tourism' campaign to lure them back

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Australia's Climate Crisis Has Been Building for Years

Australia was already grappling with extreme heat and one of the worst droughts on record when devastating bushfires tore through the bone dry land.... read more

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Nominations open for CSP Today India awards 2013

The inaugural CSP Today India awards ceremony takes place on March 12, and CSP developers, EPCs, suppliers and technology providers can now be nominated.

CSP has made tremendous progress since the announcement of the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission in 2010. With Phase I projects now drawing closer to completion, the first milestone in Indias CSP learning curve is drawing closer. CSP Today has chosen the next CSP Today India conference (12-13 March, New Delhi) as the time for the industry to reflect upon its progress and celebrate its first achievements.

At the awards ceremony, industry leaders will be recognized for their achievements in one of 4 categories: CSP India Developer Award, CSP India Engineering Performance Award, CSP India Technology and Supplier Award, and the prestigious CSP India Personality of the Year.

Matt Carr, Global Events Director at CSP Today, said at the opening of nominations that CSP Today are excited to launch these esteemed awards, which will enhance the reputation of their recipients. I am particularly excited to launch the CSP India Personality of the Year award, a distinguished honor for the industry figure deemed worthy by their peers.

All eyes will be on the CSP Today India 2013 Awards when nomination entry closes on February 4 and the finalists are announced on February 11. The awards are open to all industry stakeholders to nominate until February 4 at or by e-mail to [email protected]

Matt Carr
+44 (0) 20 7375 7248
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