Draw inspiration from Vedas to fight climate change: Dia Mirza

Draw inspiration from Vedas to fight climate change: Dia Mirza

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Bollywood actor and environmentalist Dia Mirza says it’s time to draw inspiration from the Vedas to fight climate change and save the global ecology.
Russia is the only country to set up nuclear power plants in India: Ashok Sajjanhar

Russia is the only country to set up nuclear power plant in India: Ashok Sajjanhar

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India will go ahead with the deal to purchase the S-400 Triumf missile defence system as well as frigates and helicopters from Russia despite the US sanctions imposed on Moscow, according to a former Indian diplomat, who is now a foreign policy analyst.
Infrastructure and economic growth: Of multiplier and network effects

Infrastructure and economic growth: Of multiplier and network effects

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The need for infrastructure creation in India is now being widely debated and analysed. It would be prudent to try and better understand how infrastructure creation contributes to the economic well-being of a nation.
Issue of climate change already covered in India: National Green Tribunal

Issue of climate change already covered in India: National Green Tribunal

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Climate change is certainly a matter already covered in the environmental impact assessment, the NGT said on Wednesday as it disposed of a 9-year-old girl’s petition alleging inaction by the Centre to mitigate the adverse impact of climate change.
Experts raise concern over ‘Energiewende’ failures

China’s support for coal erodes clean energy leadership: IEEFA

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China’s continued support for coal power across Asia erodes its clean energy leadership, US-based Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA) said on Tuesday.
Meeting Paris Agreement target impossible without nuclear power: GR Srinivasan

Meeting Paris Agreement target impossible without nuclear power: GR Srinivasan

NUCLEAR ASIA
The world is applauding India’s efforts in meeting its target under the Paris Agreement and waking up to the reality of major economies failing to meet theirs.
The World's Largest Fusion Plant built with India participation reaches halfway point

India crucial partner in making commercially-viable fusion energy a reality: Prabhat Kumar

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India is one of the crucial seven nations pursuing the construction of the world’s largest tokamak fusion device, a donut-shaped configuration designed to produce 500 MW of thermal fusion energy, an Indian official associated with the project said.
Decline in nuclear power to impact energy security: International Energy Agency

Decline in nuclear power to impact energy security: International Energy Agency

NUCLEAR ASIA
The International Energy Agency (IEA) expects that the share of Nuclear power in the global energy mix is expected to decline by 2040 in absence of policy support to boost investment, which in turn would have an adverse impact on the energy security and sustainability.
Housing & energy in India: Avoiding market failure to boost growth

Housing & energy in India: Avoiding market failure to boost growth

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With the rapid urbanisation and growing energy consumption in India, the trend of higher demand for urban housing and energy is here to stay.
India should use nuclear power to meet energy demands: Venkaiah Naidu

India should use nuclear power to meet energy demands: Venkaiah Naidu

NUCLEAR ASIA
Vice President of India M. Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday said that India would need clean and cost-effective nuclear power to meet its increasing demand for energy that is bound to go up by 4.

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