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100% renewable energy future for North-East

Like the rest of the country, the north eastern region is dominated by fossil fuels when it comes to electricity generation. Even with an installed capacity of 3.5 giga-watts, the fact is that there is still a shortage of 5.1 per cent of electricity for the people in this region. This figure however does not include the millions of people who do not have access to electricity in the country. 

North-East|“Renewable Energy|Renewable Energy|Story
Brief note on workshop on Cumulative Impact Assessment: Need for better assessment tool: Time to deliberate

Cumulative Impact Assessment|Industry & Environment|Story
DROUGHT DIARIES: A normal monsoon… so what?

A media briefing and knowledge-sharing workshop on drought, climate change and what Indian villages are doing to adapt and mitigate

Climate Change|Jhansi|Uttar Pradesh|Media Briefing Workshops|Press Release

July 18, 2016: Centre for Science and Environment organized a roundtable to discuss the technical parameters to be considered to retire plants which has exceeded their design life and performing inefficiently. 

Green Rating Project|Ministry of Power|Story
POLICY BRIEF: Shutting Old Capacity: The 34 GW Question

Discusses the environmental, economic and technical parameters that can be used to identify power plant units which have exceeded their design life for retirement

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Green Rating Project|Shutting Old Capacity|Story
CSE’s Roundtable on Pollution Control Technology options for Coal based power plants

July 8, 2016: Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) organized a roundtable inviting pollution control equipment manufacturers on Thursday to discuss various technology options available to meet the recently notified emission limiting standards for coal based power plants. The meeting was attended by 32 participants from 18 companies. 

Coal|Green Rating Project|Story
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