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IPHE Meeting On Hydrogen & Fuel Cells Begins In New Delhi

The 41st Steering Committee Meeting of the International Partnership for Hydrogen and Fuel Cells in the Economy (IPHE) is being convened in New Delhi from March 18 – 22. The first day of the five-day meeting was organised as IPHE Academic Outreach at IIT Delhi, on March 18, where the conference delegates provided valuable insights […]

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MG Motors, BatX Partner For Off-grid Solar-EV Charging Stations

MG Motor India has announced its collaboration with Lithium-ion battery recycling firm BatX Energies for India’s first-ever off-grid, solar-EV charging station powered by repurposed MG EV batteries, marking a significant advancement in sustainable mobility. The product was inaugurated by Professor Ajay Sood, Principal Scientific Advisor to the Union government, in an event organized on the […]

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Aerosols Key Factor In Declining Solar Irradiance In India- IIT Delhi Researchers

Researchers from the Centre for Atmospheric Sciences Solar at IIT Delhi have come out with a report that looks at multi decade data to evaluate trends in solar irradiance in India. The researchers, Sushovan Ghosh, Alok Kumar, Dilip Ganguly and Sagnik Dey, make the case for seeking reductions in aerosol release into the atmosphere over […]

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Will Hydrogen Contribute Toward Energy Transition Of India?

The first few days of CoP27 have shown quite an enthusiasm for the potential of hydrogen to the energy transition. Government and private leaders have endorsed hydrogen as an opportunity and solution to decarbonise the economy. While the countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region are eager to exploit the potential of […]

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R K Tyagi Appointed Director, Operations At Power Grid Corporation

R K Tyagi has taken over the reins of Power Grid Corporation as Director of Operations. According to the regulatory filing by PowerGrid Corporation, which is under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Power, “R K Tyagi has assumed the charge of post of Director (Operations), Power Grid on 12 August, 2022 till the date […]

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Solar Toilets At Sissu, Triloknath Temple In Lahaul To Become Reality Soon

The Lahaul and Spiti district administration is looking to establish solar energy system-enabled toilets. The system will work even in the winter season at Sissu, close to the Atal Tunnel and on the premises of Triloknath temple, Deputy Commissioner Neeraj Kumar has said, adding that this is set to be one-of-a-facility in the country, which […]

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AHODS Technologies, Indian Oil Corp Join Hands To Develop Hydrogen Technology

AHODS Technologies  (Advanced Hydrogen On Demand System)has announced signing a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) with state-owned oil company, Indian Oil Corporation Limited. The MoU strives to commercialize hydrogen technology called ‘Hydrogen on Demand.’ AHODS, a startup that specializes in hydrogen fuel and incubated by FITT (Foundation for Innovation and Technology Transfer) at IIT Delhi, has […]

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EVI Technologies, IIT Delhi to Develop Battery Swapping System (BXS) for EVs

EVI Technologies (EVIT) has announced that  it has developed Battery Xchange System (BXS) for two and three-wheeler electric vehicles under the Sustainable E-Mobility vertical of Delhi Research Implementation and Innovation (DRIIV), IIT Delhi. The BXS is being installed at IIT Delhi by EVI Technologies as a concept designed for electric three-wheelers to be used in […]

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Air Pollution Impacting Solar Panel Efficiency in India say IIT, Delhi researchers

A team of researchers from the Centre for Atmospheric Sciences (CAS) at the Indian Institute of Technology (Delhi) have found that air pollution is reducing energy output of solar panels in the country. The decline in solar power generation could be as high as 52%. Sagnik Dey, Dilip Ganguly and colleagues have modelled the particulate […]

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