How Much Energy Do We Really Need?

How Much Energy Do We Really Need?

Two fundamental goals of humanity are to eradicate poverty and reduce climate change, and it is critical that the world knows whether achieving these goals will involve trade-offs. New IIASA research for the first time provides a basis to answer this question, including the tools needed to relate basic needs directly to resource use.

Fall in energy demand due to good rains this kharif help Discoms save

Fall in energy demand due to good rains this kharif help Discoms save

Copious rains recorded in the State and abundant flood received into major reservoirs in the State during the kharif season this year have not only reduced the energy consumption but also helped the two power distribution companies (Discoms) save on energy purchase costs with sizeable contribution from hydel generation

Odisha to spend Rs 110 crore for green energy

Odisha to spend Rs 110 crore for green energy

The State Government will spend around Rs 110 crore to generate 9,623 kW solar energy this year. A total of 29 off-grid projects will be executed in the State during 2019-20 fiscal to generate green energy. Most of these projects will be roof-top solar units connected to grids, said officials of the Science and Technology department.