MAR 2017
Special Feature
Songsters in your Backyard

On hearing the Indian Rockchat (also known as Brown Rock-chat), an endemic bird to India, singing its heart out throughout the night, I realized that spring is setting in with visual treat as the  Redsilk cotton and flame of the forests trees have  started flowering. Next day, during my morning walk, I observed hyperactive male Indian Robin and Oriental Magpie Robin also singing melodious songs and intermittently taking bath in an earthen pot.

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A Bibliographic Trail

There is a whole world that

opens up with antiquarian books and these books have a quaint charm to them. Libraries, such as the National Library in

Kolkata, the Central Secretariat Library in New Delhi, The Asiatic Society in Kolkata, The Asiatic Society of Mumbai, and the

Rashtrapati Bhawan, New Delhi, have in their possession a large collection of old and rare books.

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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

Matt Carr
+44 (0) 20 7375 7248