CSIR-CMERI Scientists Develop ‘Made in India Electric Tractors’

West Bengal-based Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute (CMERI) has now developed an indigenously developed fully electric tractor named for farmers. CMERI operates under the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) of the Indian government. CMERI has named the electric tractor ‘CSIR Prima ET 11’.  CMERI claimed that the electric vehicle was produced only with […]

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CSIR & KPIT Develop Hydrogen Fuel Cell Bus, Launch it in Pune

The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) and KPIT Limited unveiled a domestically produced hydrogen fuel cell bus on Sunday (21st August 2022) in Pune. Kirtaney Pandit Information Technologies (KPIT) is an automotive & mobility ecosystem for making software-defined vehicles a reality company. On the occasion, the Union Minister of State for Science and […]

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CSIR- CMERI Inaugurate World’s Largest Solar Tree in Ludhiana

In a bid to promote the usage of solar energy, the Council For Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)’s Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute (CMERI) has developed world’s ‘largest solar tree’ which was inaugurated today S. Balkar Singh Sandhu, Mayor of Ludhiana Municipal Corporation. The solar tree has been installed at ‘CSIR-CMERI-Centre of Excellence for Farm […]

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CEL Floats Tender For 11 MW Rooftop Solar Systems at 35 CSIR Labs

The last date of bid submissions is February 21, 2019, and the technical bid opening is scheduled for the same date. The Central Electronics Limited (CEL) has floated tender inviting bids for the implementation of 11.12 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar PV projects at the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) premises across India. […]

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Make in India: Country’s First Technology Transfer Pact for Li-Ion Batteries Inked

The agreement was signed between Central Electro Chemical Research Institute (CECRI), Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu under Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) and RAASI Solar Power Pvt Ltd. To boost the government’s Make in India initiative, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on first transfer of technology for the country’s Lithium Ion (Li-ion) batteries was signed […]

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Dr. Harsh Vardhan launches Solar Power Tree for Generation of Electricity

Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, has come up with a ‘Solar Power Tree’, which is an innovative way to generate electricity using solar power in a limited space. The Solar Power Tree has been engineered by the Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute (CMERI), a laboratory of the Council […]

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