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ADB lends Nepal $150 million for hydropower plant
Feb 26, 2013
To tackle the intense energy crisis in Nepal, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) is lending USD 150 million for a hydropower plant in the country.
American girl distributes LED bulbs to Indian poor
Jul 14, 2016
Meera Vashisht from Houston, Texas, took it upon herself to raise funds and distribute LED bulbs to the poor people.
No city can be smart without being green: Meenakshi Lekhi
Nov 18, 2014
Leader of India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and New Delhi MP Meenakshi Lekhi, in an interview to OneWorld South Asia, said that urban areas need to learn the art and science of converting waste into a valuable resource. Excerpts from the interview.
Switching on power sector reform in India
Jul 10, 2014
Clean energy, which was almost non-existent in India in 1990, now accounts for 12 percent of the total power generated in the country.
How power can be cleaned
Mar 19, 2015
India has to address access to energy as much as the environmental problems of unclean power, writes Sunita Narain.
Business as usual is dangerous for planet: Global leaders
Feb 06, 2014
India’s External Affairs minister, Salman Khurshid, warned that continuation of shortages of water and food would lead the world to more tensions and conflicts.
[Delhi Sustainable Development Summit]