The world's first sea driven electricity generator is launched

This time round, US secretary of energy Hazel O'Leary's visit to India was a successful business trip

American industry tries to power its way into the Indian renewable energy market

Not a single proposal has been cleared by the Indian Renewable Energy Development Authority (IREDA), the financing arm of the Union ministry of non-conventional energy (MNES), in the 2 years since

The internationally funded programme to promote solar photovoltaic systems remains a nonstarter

As part of women's welfare programmes, various NGOs are promoting the use of renewable and alternative energy.

Present day interest in solar power has arisen mainly because of rapidly dwindling energy resources. But the quest for tapping the sun's energy began in ancient times.

Sugar mills need to invest only an additional Rs 2.3 crore to generate 1 MW of power, whereas conventional power generation from coal costs Rs 3 crore per MW, reports a task force constituted by the

Following economic liberalisation, India's largest power equipment manufacturer BHEL is diversifying and exploring renewable energy technologies in order to meet the stiff competition it faces from multinationals.

All our energy needs could be met if even a fraction of the solar energy received on the earth could be converted into electricity, and the means to exploit this potential is provided by semiconductors.

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