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.
India makes climate change case for nuclear power, suggests promoting it

India makes climate change case for nuclear power, suggests promoting it

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India has declared that nuclear energy is vital for meeting the challenge of climate change and suggested supporting efforts to promote its public acceptance amid growing opposition to nuclear power and plans by some countries to phase out their atomic generation plants.

The Human Factor: Why AI is Useless without Human Beings

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AI is still considered by some market players as either a Messiah, capable of solving all the problems of mankind, or a kind of monster that will take away jobs from people and conquer the world.
700 km Transmission Lines for Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant to be built at $1.5 billlion

India and Australia: Need to re-craft an old relationship

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India-Australia relations are a classic example of unrealised potential and a tragic tale of consistently missing opportunities, despite multiple areas of strategic convergence and shared interests.
Decline in nuclear power to impact energy security: International Energy Agency

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

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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.
Nuclear energy and defence cooperation will dominate the relationship between India and Russia: Manish Kumar

Nuclear energy and defence cooperation will dominate the relationship between India and Russia: Manish Kumar

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India and Russia have been strong trading partners but the total trade between them in the five years till 2015-16 remained stagnant at $6 billion.
Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in India safe from Fukushima-like disaster

India needs hourly electricity tariffs: IEEFA

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With $100 billion of existing and proposed thermal power plants in financial distress and low cost but variable renewable energy capacity best able to meet targets, India has an opportune moment to transform its electricity sector by introducing day-ahead market pricing, the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA) said on Tuesday.
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.
Russia can help India in nuclear medicine: Baljinder Singh

Russia can help India in nuclear medicine: Baljinder Singh

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Given the current high costs of making radioisotopes used in nuclear medicine, there is considerable scope of collaboration between India and Russia for their manufacture at affordable cost, according to an Indian expert.
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.

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